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Brooklyn Nets superfan Jeffrey Gamblero (R) at Barclays Center on May 4, 2013. (Photo by Reid B. Kelley/NBA Photos)

Nets Superfan Jeffrey Gamblero Dies After Fall

Gamblero made headlines earlier this month when he was carried out of a Nets-Knicks game at Madison Square Garden without his prosthetic leg.

12/15/2014

NYPD Officer Brian Kinkaid withdrew his own money to help an elderly woman who could not pay her towing fee in Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

NYPD Officer Steps In After Woman Can’t Pay Towing Fee

An NYPD officer came to the rescue Friday after an elderly woman had her car towed.

12/05/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Father Wants Charges For Driver Who Struck, Killed Daughter Crossing Flushing Street

The intersection of Cherry Ave and Main Street in Flushing is not far from home for Hsi-Pei Liao.

11/07/2014

Police say a man attacked three members of his family before slashing himself in Queens on Nov. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Attacks Family Members, Including 7-Year-Old Son, In Queens

Police said a man used a knife and barbell to attack his 7-year-old son, his wife and mother-in-law and then slashed his throat.

11/06/2014

Cache of weapons discovered inside a Queens home on Oct. 21, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

Police Raid Turns Up More Than A Dozen Weapons At Queens Home

Victor Rivera, who had been arrested for murder in 1982, is facing numerous weapons charges.

10/22/2014

A view of Citi Field after the outfield walls were altered prior to the 2012 season (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Reports: Mets To Move In Fences Once More At Citi Field

The incredible shrinking stadium is about to get another makeover. The chronically run-starved Mets are moving in the fences — again — at Citi Field, according to multiple reports.

10/14/2014

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Report: MTA Bus Driver Accused Of Punching Gas Station Manager Over Lottery Ticket

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver was arrested on assault charges Thursday, reportedly for allegedly slugging a gas station manager in the nose over a lottery ticket in Flushing, Queens.

10/02/2014

A car slammed into a grocery store in Flushing, Queens on Tuesday, Sept. 23. (Credit: Yeshiva World News)

Several People Injured When Car Backs Into Flushing Supermarket

A car backed into a supermarket in Flushing, Queens Tuesday, leaving several people injured.

09/23/2014

Police and firefighters on the scene of a deadly apartment fire on Roosevelt Avenue in Queens on Sept. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: 3 Found Dead In Early Morning Queens Fire Had Stab Wounds

Minutes after putting out the blaze, firefighters found the bodies of two males and one female inside the apartment.

09/09/2014

The scene of a suspected murder-suicide in Flushing, Queens on Monday, Sept. 8. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Man, Woman Dead In Suspected Murder-Suicide In Queens

A man and woman were found shot to death in Flushing, Queens Monday evening, in a suspected murder-suicide.

09/08/2014

(Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

CBS New York Guide To The US Open

For all you need to know on getting to the US Open, the best food to be found at Arthur Ashe Stadium and ticket packages, check out our guide.

08/25/2014

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Police: Ambulette Strikes, Kills Bicyclist In Flushing

The victim — a man in his 60s — was riding northbound on Parsons Boulevard around 9:50 a.m. and made a left turn onto 37th Avenue before he was struck by the ambulette, police said.

08/13/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a chain from a wheelchair-bound man in Flushing, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Chain From Wheelchair-Bound Victim’s Neck In Queens

Police were searching Tuesday for a suspect who allegedly ripped off a chain from a 50-year-old man in a wheelchair in Flushing, Queens.

08/12/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Found Dead On Roof Of Elevator In Flushing, Queens

A man was found dead Wednesday on the roof of an elevator in Flushing, Queens.

08/06/2014

87-Year-Old Woman Hit, Killed While Crossing Street In Queens

An 87-year-old woman was hit by car and killed Tuesday night attempting to cross Willets Point Boulevard in Queens, police said.

07/30/2014

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