When officers arrived at the house on 56th Avenue in Maspeth just before 9 a.m., the suspect opened fire, but did not strike anyone, police said.
The collapse took place at around 2:30 p.m. Friday at 69-11 58th Road in Maspeth.
A freight locomotive derailed and spilled several gallons of fuel Tuesday evening in Maspeth, Queens.
Two sons have carried on the tradition set by their father, a firefighter who was killed in the terrorist attacks.
Weeks before John Paul II is to be canonized as a saint, a group in Queens has decided to honor him on their own.
Two hundred and fifty UPS workers were given pink slips after participating in a 90-minute protest last month over the firing of a long-time employee.
Mayor de Blasio has waged a war against potholes in New York City.
Two men are wanted in connection with a series of robberies at bodegas and other small businesses that began in August.
Separate auto accidents have killed two women pedestrians in Staten Island, an elderly woman crossing a street in Manhattan and a male bicyclist in Queens.
Police on Tuesday were searching for a thief who took a Norman Rockwell painting from a storage facility in the Maspeth section of Queens.
A taxi flipped over in Maspeth, Queens Wednesday afternoon, leaving four people injured.
A street in Maspeth, Queens was renamed Saturday for George Gibbons Jr., a local bar owner who was killed by a wrong-way driver on the Long Island Expressway two years ago.
A group of students were walking out of a bodega on the corner of Grand Avenue and 71st Street when a Honda Pilot SUV jumped the curb, striking the students.
Police on Monday were asking for the public to help them find a burglar who struck the same house twice in Maspeth, Queens.
Police said the two men drove the truck through the window of the bank, and then attached two cables to the ATM before trying to drag it out.