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Queens College biology professor John Waldman (C) takes part in a Central Park plant and animal survey, August 27, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Survey Under Way To Tally All Of Central Park’s Animal, Plant Species

Hundreds of scientists and college students have been in the 150-year-old park since Monday afternoon counting as many plants and animals as they can find in a 24-hour span.

08/27/2013

New NYPD recruit Dina Loor with Police Commissioner Ray Kelly at Queens College - July 10, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Wife Of New York City Cop Stabbed In Head Signs Up To Join The NYPD

One of the NYPD’s newest recruits knows all too well the risks faced by police officers.

07/10/2013

Citi Field (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

More Than 40,000 Orthodox Jews To Pack Citi Field Sunday For Internet Protest

More than 40,000 ultra-Orthodox Jewish men plan to pack Citi Field for a gathering on how to use modern technology in a religiously-appropriate way. Organizers have also rented the nearby Arthur Ashe Stadium for the overflow crowd.

05/19/2012

Mohammed Salman Hamdani (credit: Queens College)

Queens College Honors 9/11 Hero Mohammed Salman Hamdani With Scholarship

The government labeled Pakistani-born Mohammed Salman Hamdani a terrorist on 9/11, but his mother knew differently.

05/24/2011