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Woman Killed In Jackson Heights Fire

Crews were called to the scene on 34th Avenue near 85th Street in Jackson Heights around 3 a.m.

08/09/2014

Some parents are alarmed that participants in a Jackson Heights, Queens soccer camp are receiving religious messages. (Credit: CBS 2)

Some Parents Alarmed By Prayer And Religion At Queens Soccer Camp

Some parents said a no-cost soccer camp in Queens has a catch – lessons about God are slipped in as part of the program.

08/01/2014

Rep. Joe Crowley, left, arrives at a news conference in Jackson Heights, Queens, on a Citi Bike on July 21, 2014. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

New Bill Would Allow Pretax Benefits For Riding A Citi Bike To Work

Rep. Joe Crowley believes extending the commuter pretax benefit to bike shares could encourange expansion of the Citi Bike program.

07/21/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in an attempted rape in Jackson Heights, Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

Search On For Suspect In Attempted Rape In Jackson Heights, Queens

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in an attempted rape last month in Jackson Heights, Queens.

07/17/2014

Scene of fatal crash in Queens on July 5, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Driver Charged Following Crash That Left Pedestrian Dead In Jackson Heights

At 4:30 a.m. police responded to 92nd Street and Roosevelt Avenue, and discovered that a male pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.

07/05/2014

7 Train Assault Suspect

Police Seek 2 Women Who Beat, Slashed Man On No. 7 Train Platform

Police on Friday were searching for two women who allegedly beat and slashed a man on the No. 7 train platform in Jackson Heights this past weekend.

05/30/2014

A fire in Jackson Heights gutted the third and fourth floors of a commercial building on April 21, 2014. (credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Stubborn Blaze Guts Part Of Commercial Building In Jackson Heights

The flames were first reported around 5:30 p.m. at 74-09 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights, officials said.

04/21/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Spots for Arepas

At the heart of Venezuelan cooking is the humble arepa, a dense cornmeal cake that can be filled or topped or dipped or eaten plain. The restaurants listed below serve some of the best arepas in the city.

02/12/2014

Alejandro Rodriguez (Credit: CBS 2)

College Student Claims Police Brutality During Incident In Queens

Queens college student Alejandro Rodriguez says he was attacked by New York Police Department officers while he was just trying to get take-out tacos in Jackson Heights early Monday.

01/23/2014

Queens Subway Groping Suspect

Police Search For Suspect Who Groped Woman On E Train

Police have asked the public to help them find a man who groped a woman on an E Train in Queens in the middle of the day this week.

12/04/2013

Chinatown jewelry store armed robbery suspect (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Suspects Wanted In String Of Jewelry Store Armed Robberies

Parish Joshi says his Jackson Heights jewelry store was hit on Halloween. Police said the masked men got away with $200,000 worth of gold jewelry.

11/12/2013

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Protesters Call For Ouster Of Reputed Nazi War Criminal Living In Queens

Palij worked as an armed guard at an SS slave labor camp for Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II and helped keep prisoners from escaping, according to court documents.

11/10/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Boy, 2, Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Queens

Charges were pending Saturday morning in a crash that left a 2-year-old boy dead in Queens.

10/12/2013

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 Men Found Dead In Overnight Shootings In Queens

The bodies of two slain men were found overnight in different locations in Queens.

10/05/2013

Suspect In Theft From 3-Year-Old

Police: Suspect Ripped Necklace From Girl, 3, At Queens McDonald’s

Police on Saturday were searching for a suspect who snatched a necklace from a 3-year-old girl inside a McDonald’s in Jackson Heights, Queens.

09/07/2013

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