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Man Struck, Killed By LIRR Train In Queens

A man was struck and killed by a Long Island Rail Road train in Flushing, Queens Wednesday evening.

04/16/2014

Queens Police Impersonator Robbery

Search On For Police Impersonator Robbers Terrorizing Queens

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who pretended to be police officers as they stormed into Queens businesses and robbed them.

04/02/2014

Parents are outraged after students at a Queens elementary school were allegedly told they couldn't write reports about Malcolm X as part of a Black History Month assignment. (credit: CBS 2)

Parents Say Queens Teacher Wouldn’t Let Kids Write About Malcolm X For Black History Month Assignment

Last week, a technology teacher told fourth graders at P.S. 201 in Flushing to chose a prominent African-American figure to write about for Black History Month.

02/10/2014

A sign posted in a Flushing, Queens McDonald's asks customers to respect a 20 minute dining time limit. (Credit CBS 2)

Customer: Elderly Squatters Take Over Queens McDonald’s, Just Won’t Leave

McDonald’s has long prided itself on its ability to make customers say “I’m loving it” especially with its new McCafe atmosphere but at one location in Flushing elderly customers are sticking around for hours.

01/15/2014

Police are searching for Wu Lin, wanted in the rape of a woman in Flushing, Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Flushing, Queens Rape Suspect

According to police, Wu Lin, 35, raped his 31-year-old victim in a car parked along Kissena Park around 10 p.m. Wednesday.

12/06/2013

Police investigate an attempted rape in Queens. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Charged In Rape Attempt On International Student In Queens

A man has been arrested and charged in the attempted rape of an international college student as she walked home from a Halloween party in Queens.

11/20/2013

Worshipers pray at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Flushing on Nov. 17, 2013. (credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Filipino Community Prays For Typhoon Haiyan Victims, Recovery

The storm’s devastation has hit close to home for many Filipinos praying at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Flushing, some of whom cannot get in touch with relatives back home.

11/17/2013

A suspect who police say is wanted for a sex assault in Queens. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In Violent Queens Sex Assault

It happened around 5 a.m. on Nov. 1 in the area of Melbourne Avenue and Kissena Boulevard in Flushing.

11/16/2013

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New York’s 6 Best Foods For $1

New York City is notoriously expensive. But do your research, and you’ll discover plenty of cheap snacks and meals in NYC for $1 or less.

11/13/2013

Police investigate an attempted rape in Queens. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Queens College Student Attacked While Returning Home From Halloween Party

The suspect apparently followed the victim after she got off the bus and ambushed her on the corner of 152nd Street and Melbourne Avenue in Flushing, investigators said.

11/01/2013

A notice informing riders of planned weekend service changes on the No. 7 subway line (credit: CBS 2)

Overnight No. 7 Train Service To Shut Down For 5 Weekends

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is working on a new automated signal system that will make the Flushing line more reliable, allowing trains to run faster and more often.

10/11/2013

Flushing Fatal Crash

Girl, 3, Struck And Killed By SUV In Flushing, Queens

A driver was questioned by police Sunday, after a 3-year-old girl was struck and killed while walking with her grandmother in the Flushing section of Queens.

10/06/2013

Sara Errani (Photo by Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Sara Errani Upset In 2nd Round Of US Open

Flavia Pennetta ousted fourth-seeded Sara Errani 6-3, 6-1 in an all-Italian second-round match Thursday for the biggest upset so far at the US Open.

08/29/2013

James Blake walks off court following his defeat to Ivo Karlovic of Croatia in their men's singles first-round match on Day 3 of the 2013 US Open. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

James Blake’s Singles Career Ends With Heartbreaking Loss At US Open

Blake embraced the symbolism of starting his last tournament on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, an African-American tennis star inspiring young players. It was just past midnight when his match, and career, ended.

08/29/2013

Center court is dried following a rain delay on Day 3 of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 28, 2013. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Li, Radwanska Move On Before Rain Delay At US Open

Li Na got her work done quickly Wednesday at the US Open, so when the rain started falling, she had little to worry about.

08/28/2013

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