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11 People Injured In School Bus Accident In Queens

The accident took place at around 7:30 a.m. None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

09/16/2014

A private plane that took off from Rochester crashed offshore from Jamaica after the pilot went unconscious on Friday, Sept. 5. (Credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard Cutter Joins Search For Plane Believed Missing Off Of Jamaica

A search-and-rescue operation resumed at first light Saturday off Jamaica’s northeast coast as crews hope to solve the mystery of a private plane carrying a prominent upstate New York couple

09/06/2014

A Socata TBM 700. A plane similar to this one took off from Rochester, N.Y. and crashed off Jamaica on Sept. 5, 2014. (credit:  Adrian Pingstone via Wikimedia Commons)

FAA: NY-Florida Plane With Unresponsive Pilot Crashes Off Jamaica

A private U.S. plane with an unresponsive pilot crashed into the ocean off the coast of Jamaica Friday after a journey of more than 1,400 miles.

09/05/2014

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08/29/2014

Police arrested two people and rescued 20 emaciated pit bulls in a dog fighting bust in Jamaica, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Arrested, 20 Emaciated Pit Bulls Found In Queens Dog Fighting Bust

A man and woman were arrested and charged in Queens this week, after 20 malnourished and scarred pit bulls were found in a dog fighting investigation.

08/01/2014

D'Aja Robinson, 14, was killed by an apparently stray bullet while riding on a Queens bus on May 18, 2013. (credit: Handout)

Second Suspect Charged In Queens Shooting That Killed Girl, 14, On Bus Last Year

A second suspect has been arrested and charged in a shooting last year that left a 14-year-old girl dead on a city bus in Queens.

07/30/2014

A stroller rolled onto the subway tracks at the Jamaica Center subway stop in Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

Stroller Carrying Toddler Rolls Onto Subway Tracks In Queens

A 2-year-old child rolled onto the subway tracks in Queens Monday and survived, thanks to the quick action of the little girl’s mother and that of a subway cleaner who helped the frightened mother grab her child before a train arrived.

07/21/2014

A stabbing victim walked into a McDonald's in Queens with a knife sticking out of his back on June 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Stabbing Victim Walks Into Queens McDonald’s With Knife In His Back

The incident occurred around 10 a.m. Tuesday at the McDonald’s on Sutphin Boulevard and 91st Street in Jamaica.

06/24/2014

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Jamaica, Queens Man Accused Of Shooting Girlfriend Dead, Saying She Committed Suicide

A Jamaica, Queens man was charged Friday with shooting and killing his girlfriend and claiming she had committed suicide.

06/20/2014

Jamaica, Queens Fatal Stabbing

Sources To CBS 2: Police Believe Man Stabbed Mom, Killed Brother, Stabbed Self

Sources told CBS 2 Wednesday night that police believe a man stabbed and wounded mother, and killed his brother, before turning the knife on himself in Jamaica, Queens.

06/18/2014

Shanelle Davis (Credit: Milken Family Foundation)

Student Becomes First African-American Valedictorian At Benjamin Cardozo High School

Shanelle Davis is a senior at Benjamin Cardozo High School in Bayside and will be graduating at the top of her class.

06/18/2014

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

Suspect Caught After Officers Allegedly See Him Firing Gun In Jamaica, Queens

Police this weekend apprehended a man whom officers allegedly caught firing a gun at a group of people in Jamaica, Queens.

06/15/2014

One of the men who police believe is responsible for a series of robberies in Brooklyn and Queens. (Credit: DCPI)

Search is On For Three Men Wanted In Connection With Series Of Robberies In Brooklyn, Queens

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying three men involved with a series of robberies that took place in Brooklyn and Queens.

06/10/2014

Saint Albans, Queens Officer Struck

Wake Held For Off-Duty Officer Killed In Motorcycle Accident

Officer Curtis Johnson was off-duty when he was riding his motorcycle Monday on 158th Street and Linden Boulevard in Saint Albans, Queens.

06/06/2014

Saint Albans, Queens Officer Struck

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Dead After Being Struck On His Motorcycle In Queens

An off-duty NYPD officer was pronounced dead Monday evening, after he was struck by a car while riding his motorcycle in Jamaica, Queens, police confirmed to CBS 2.

06/02/2014

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