Queens

Drivers wait in line for monthly parking permits at the Court Square Municipal Garage in Long Island City, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Queens Drivers Frustrated As They Wait On Long Line For Parking Permits — Every Month

More than 100 people spent hours waiting on line Wednesday morning, for a special permit in a multi-level parking garage in Queens.

2 hours ago

Valentina Allen of Howard Beach, Queens died of a congenital heart defect at the age of 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Community Rallies Around Parents After Queens Girl With Congenital Heart Defect Dies

The Queens community of Howard Beach had been rooting for little Valentina Allen’s recovery – but she didn’t make it, and now the neighborhood is rallying around her grieving parents.

3 hours ago

MTA Subway Cable Vandalism

Massive Copper Cable Theft In Queens Disrupts Entire A, C Train Lines

The copper cable was stolen from the A line tracks near Howard Beach, the MTA said. As a result, service was suspended between Rockaway Boulevard and Broad Channel stations and replaced with shuttle buses during the morning rush.

4 hours ago

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

10-Week-Old Baby Found Dead Inside Park In Queens

The cause of the baby’s death is under investigation.

6 hours ago

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New York City’s 6 Best Dog Runs

New York City is full of great dog walks, runs and parks. City parks have four designations for dogs: no dogs allowed, dogs on leash, off-leash and dog runs.

CBS New York–15 hours ago

A vehicle plowed into a Pathmark store in Flushing, Queens on Tuesday, May 26. (Credit: NYPD 109th Precinct)

Vehicle Plows Into Queens Pathmark Store; 5 Injured

Five people were injured, one critically, when a vehicle slammed into a Pathmark store in Flushing, Queens.

22 hours ago

Queens Casino Shooting

Man Suspected In Ex’s Slaying Outside Queens Casino Killed In NYPD Shootout

The NYPD says a man suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend outside the Resorts World Casino in Queens has been shot to death by police.

05/26/2015

Binyamin Mayefsky was attacked and beaten by three men in his Bayswater, Queens neighborhood. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Man Attacked By Strangers In Bayswater, Queens; Suspects At Large

A Queens community was on high alert Friday evening, after a man was beaten and robbed in a quiet neighborhood as he left a religious service.

05/22/2015

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The 5 Best Beaches In New York City

New York City has 14 miles of beaches, from beauties in the Bronx to the historical sands of Brooklyn to surfing in Queens.

05/22/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Revel in the start of the season by attending an arts festival, doing a fun run for charity, or tripping out to cutting-edge music.

05/22/2015

Melanie Teejue refuses to return to her Jamaica, Queens high school after she was attacked. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Queens Girl Refuses To Return To School After Brutal Attack

An attack at a Queens high school left a student severely bruised, and the girl was so scared that she refused even to set foot in the building afterward.

05/21/2015

Erika Menendez was sentenced to 24 years in prison for shoving a man to his death off a Queens subway platform in 2012. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Gets 24 Years For Shoving Man Off Subway Track In Queens

A woman was sentenced to 24 years in prison Wednesday, after admitting to shoving a Hindu man off a Queens subway platform to his death in an attack motivated by religious animus.

05/20/2015

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5 Best Butcher Shops In NYC

Below are our choices for the city’s best butcher shops, from a halal slaughterhouse in Queens to a shop dedicated to small, local farms in Brooklyn, from new school to old school.

05/20/2015

Surveillance images of the suspects in the firing of shots at a Latimer Gardens public housing building in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Fired Shots Into Doors At Queens Public Housing Building

Police on Monday released new photos of the suspects who they believe fired shots into the lobby doors of a public housing building in Queens last week.

05/18/2015

A surveillance image of five suspects in a string of robberies on the J Train in Brooklyn and Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 5 Suspects Wanted In String Of Robberies On J Train

Police on Thursday were searching for five suspects in a string of robberies in the subway system in Brooklyn and Queens.

05/14/2015

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