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Ex-NYC Businessman Freed From Prison After Arson Conviction Is Tossed

A 79-year-old former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison in Pennsylvania Friday after 24 years.

08/22/2014

Urban beekeepers tend to hives in New York City (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

You’ve Got To Bee Kidding Me: 50,000 Bees Found Living In Queens Woman’s Ceiling

A New York City woman had some unexpected roommates living in her apartment: 50,000 bees.

08/22/2014

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Home Health Aide Accused Of Abusing Queens Stroke Patient

Bentsion Murakhovsky’s family is filing a civil lawsuit against Ihor Krutovskyi, who was arrested after they said they caught the aide abusing the 78-year-old stroke victim on a camera in their Rego Park, Queens home.

08/20/2014

The Empire State Building on the cloudy evening of Tuesday, Aug. 12. (Credit: CBS 2)

Flash Flood Watch Issued; Rainy Wednesday Morning Commute Expected

Heavy rains and flooding were expected to make for a frustrating commute for the Tri-State Area on Wednesday morning.

08/12/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the theft of a chain from a wheelchair-bound man in Flushing, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Chain From Wheelchair-Bound Victim’s Neck In Queens

Police were searching Tuesday for a suspect who allegedly ripped off a chain from a 50-year-old man in a wheelchair in Flushing, Queens.

08/12/2014

Police say a motorcycle passenger died in a crash on the Grand Central Parkway in Queens on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Motorcycle Passenger Dies In Crash On Grand Central Parkway In Queens

Police said the driver of the motorcycle, a 21-year-old man, somehow lost control just before the 94th street exit.

08/12/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In Attempted Robbery Of Queens Woman

Investigators said the woman was standing at the corner of 130th Street and 109th Avenue when the man came from behind and pushed her to the ground.

08/10/2014

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12-Year-Old Girl Shot In Leg In Queens

A young girl has been injured in a shooting in the Arverne section of Queens, police said.

08/09/2014

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Woman Killed In Jackson Heights Fire

Crews were called to the scene on 34th Avenue near 85th Street in Jackson Heights around 3 a.m.

08/09/2014

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5 Best Eating And Drinking Events This Weekend

In the span of two days, you can see a play off-off-off Broadway, watch dragon boats race, clap along with gospel greats, go under Park Avenue, and try masa in many manifestations.

08/08/2014

Anthony Weiner, a candidate for New York City mayor, visits a senior center in Manhattan on August 13, 2013. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Anthony Weiner Planning Nonprofit Restaurant In Rockaways

A published report Thursday said former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner is planning to open a restaurant in the Rockaways.

08/07/2014

Christian Mosquera is wanted in connection with a police-involved shooting incident (Credit: NYPD)

Man Charged With Shooting At Police Officer In Elmhurst, Queens

A man has been arrested and charged with allegedly firing a shot at a police officer in Elmhurst, Queens back in June.

08/06/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Found Dead On Roof Of Elevator In Flushing, Queens

A man was found dead Wednesday on the roof of an elevator in Flushing, Queens.

08/06/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Restaurants For Filipino Food

Here are our five favorite Filipino restaurants in New York City. Some are traditional, some are modern, all are worth paying a visit to.

08/06/2014

From Despair To Repair: New York, New Jersey Mark 1 Year Since Superstorm Sandy

Plan Moving Ahead For Dune System, Other Protections For Breezy Point

A multimillion-dollar request for a dune system and other coastal protections for Breezy Point Queens is moving forward, New York State officials announced Monday.

08/04/2014

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