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Woodside, Queens Park Rats

Neighbors: Fearless Rats Have Commandeered Park In Woodside, Queens

Neighbors and the local city councilman have called on the city to step up its efforts, as a park in Woodside, Queens remains overrun with rats.

07/31/2013

Police roped off the crime scene as a crowd gathered where a man was killed during a dispute on Saturday morning. (Credit CBS 2)

1 Man Dead, 1 Wounded In Woodside, Queens Stabbing

One man was killed and another injured early Saturday in a stabbing in the Woodside section of Queens.

07/13/2013

City Hall in Lower Manhattan (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Former City Councilman Walter McCaffrey Dies

Former long-serving New York City Councilman Walter McCaffrey has died at the age of 64.

07/10/2013

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Homeless Suspect Charged With Stabbing Woman To Death In Queens

A 38-year-old homeless man was charged Wednesday with stabbing a woman to death in the Woodside section of Queens.

06/05/2013

Young Joo Byun

Woman Found Slain In Trunk Of Car In Woodside, Queens

Police on Tuesday were looking to question a possible boyfriend in the murder of a Queens woman who never came home from a recent overnight shift.

05/28/2013

Mosque Thief

Police Seek Thief Who Stole Woman’s Pocketbook At Queens Mosque

Police on Saturday were asking for the public’s help in finding a thief who stole a 65-year-old woman’s pocketbook as she prayed at a mosque in Queens earlier this month.

03/23/2013

The NYPD released this sketch of a suspect wanted in a forcible touching incident on March 8 at the Woodside train station. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Wanted For Forcibly Touching Girl, 12, On Queens Subway Platform

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

03/08/2013

Credit 1010 WINS Reporter Gary Baumgarten

Girl, 3, Dies After Fall From Sixth Floor Window In Woodside

A 3-year-old girl has died, after falling from a sixth floor window in Woodside, Queens on Sunday afternoon.

02/10/2013

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Police: Queens Man Arrested In Two Child Luring Incidents

Angel Recalde, 43, is charged with two counts of luring a child to commit a crime, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of harassment, police said.

02/01/2013

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Police Release Surveillance Clip Of Man Who Tried To Lure Teenage Girls

Police have released surveillance video of a man wanted for luring teenage girls in Queens.

01/29/2013

FILE - Passengers wait on a subway platform in NYC. (credit: CBS 2)

Man’s Leg Cut Off By Subway Train As He Sleeps On Tracks

A man lost his leg Sunday morning, after it was hit by a train as he drunkenly lay on the tracks in Woodside, Queens.

01/20/2013

Subway Phone Thief

Police Seek Thief Who Stole Phones, iPads From Women On Subway

Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who stole cell smart phones and iPads from subway passengers in Brooklyn and Queens between mid-November and last week.

12/19/2012

Abandoned home in Woodside, Queens. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Nightmare’ On Woodside Avenue: Neighbors Decry Conditions At Abandoned House

Mary Kearney, 67, said she is fed up with the conditions of the house next door to her in Woodside, Queens, adding she’s concerned about rodents among other things.

09/14/2012

Candlelight Vigil at St. Francis Prep (credit: CBS 2)

Candlelight Vigil Held In Queens For Teen Killed On Double-Decker Party Bus

A candlelight vigil was held for the 16-year-old boy killed in a gruesome accident on the George Washington Bridge Friday night. Friends, family and teachers were among the hundreds at the vigil at St. Francis Preparatory School in Queens Saturday night.

09/02/2012

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Clean-Up Continues After Massive Storms Pound Tri-State Area

The powerful storms broke the heat, but left downed trees, power lines and other damage in its wake and knocking out power to thousands of customers.

07/19/2012

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