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Police Probe Officers’ Shooting That Left Man Dead In Jamaica, Queens

Police say a man suspected of firing a gun inside a New York City bar was killed in a police-involved shooting after he fired at responding officers.

04/23/2015

A man is dead after a police shooting in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: Valerie Castro/CBS2)

Man Shot, Killed By Police In Jamaica, Queens

A man has died after being shot by police Wednesday evening in Jamaica, Queens — allegedly after he fired at officers.

04/22/2015

A surveillance image of a robbery in progress at a Subway sandwich shop on North Conduit Avenue in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Robbed Queens Subway Restaurants, Gas Station At Gunpoint

Police on Tuesday were searching for a pair of suspects who held up two Subway restaurants and a gas station at gunpoint in Queens.

04/14/2015

Two people were killed when a car lost control, struck scaffolding and burst into flames April 5, 2015, in Jamaica, Queens, witnesses said. (credit: CBS2)

2 Killed In Fiery Car Crash In Jamaica

Just before 4:30 a.m., a 2001 Nissan Maxima was traveling eastbound on the Grand Central Parkway in Jamaica and lost control coming off the roadway, police said.

04/05/2015

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Woman Found Shot To Death In Her South Jamaica, Queens Apartment

A 71-year-old Queens grandmother was shot and killed in her own home as she answered a knock on her door in the middle of the night, and police said late Tuesday that it might have been a revenge killing.

03/31/2015

Surveillance images of three suspects (the suspect in the middle is pictured twice) in the robbery of a man on the J Train in Queens on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Stole Man’s Cellphone, Punched Him At J Train Station

Police on Wednesday were searching for three suspects who ripped off a man’s cellphone on a J Train heading from Queens to Manhattan back in December, and punched him after he gave chase.

03/18/2015

Anthony Mason with the Knicks in 1993 (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Friends, Fans And Family Pay Final Respects To Knicks Great Anthony Mason

Funeral services were held Friday for former Knicks basketball star Anthony Mason – known to many as a local kid who made good.

03/06/2015

FIRSTTech Challenge Robotics Competition on Jan. 31, 2015 (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

LI High School Students Compete In FIRSTTech Challenge Robotics Competition

The winning robots were able to pick up the most balls and put them into moving targets.

01/31/2015

A man was shot and killed near the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens on Tuesday, Jan. 20. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Seek 2 In Shooting That Killed Man Near Van Wyck Expy. In Queens

Police were searching for two suspects Wednesday in a shooting that left a man dead near the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens.

01/21/2015

A man was shot and killed near the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens on Tuesday, Jan. 20. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Shot, Killed In Broad Daylight Near Van Wyck Expressway In Queens

A man was shot multiple times and killed in broad daylight Tuesday in Queens.

01/20/2015

An aspiring singer known as C-Jay was shot and wounded on Friday, Jan. 2, at 158th Street and Beaver Road in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Family: Aspiring Singer In Jamaica, Queens Was Shot In Case Of Mistaken Identity

A young man from Jamaica, Queens who has been trying to make it as an aspiring singer has now been left fighting his way back after someone shot him.

01/16/2015

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD: 2 Men Shot, 1 Fatally, While Sitting In Car In Queens

The NYPD says two men were shot, one fatally, while sitting in a SUV in Queens.

01/07/2015

Sharondalis Morgan, 18, is wanted in the kidnapping of a 3-year-old boy in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Kidnapped Friend’s 3-Year-Old Son From Jamaica, Queens Apartment

Police were searching Tuesday night for a woman accused of kidnapping a 3-year-old boy in Jamaica, Queens.

01/06/2015

The aftermath of a Christmas Eve fire at 142nd Place in South Jamaica, Queens. (credit: CBS2)

3-Alarm Fire Damages 2 Homes In Queens

The fire broke out at around 11:40 a.m. at 142nd Place near 123rd Avenue in Jamaica.

12/24/2014

Hundreds line up at the Greater Allen A.M.E. Church in Jamaica, Queens to receive toys for the needy on Dec. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Hundreds Line Up At Queens Church To Receive Gifts For Needy Children

The church calls the event Christmas on Merrick Boulevard — a community service involving volunteers and the faithful doling out donations with full hearts and lots of love.

12/22/2014

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