Man kills girlfriend’s son, boards Q111 and shoots two more


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Holiday cheer turned to terrified screams as violence erupted in Jamaica on Friday, December 2. Damel Burton, 34, allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend’s son, 18-year-old Keith Murrell, in an apartment the three shared on the second floor of the Baisley Park Houses. Burton then boarded the Q111 bus at the Parsons-Archer terminal, where be […]

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Jamaica man gets 95 years to life for double murder, attempted murder


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A Jamaica man has been sentenced to 95 years to life for a double murder and attempted murder, according to Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown.

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Queens’ Morning Roundup


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TODAY’S FORECAST  Friday: Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High 53. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Friday night: Rain early followed by a mixture of wintry precipitation overnight. Low 37. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Bach & Brew: Dongsok Shin & Leah Nelson Pianist Dongsok Shin performs […]

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More good work by the NYPD


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As they do every month, members of the Jamaica Rotary assembled to honor the exemplary work of officers from the local precincts. Detective Errio Paul, Sergeant Craig Edelman and Officer Carl Scogmanillo of the 103rd Precinct were applauded for their incredible work in apprehending a particularly dangerous individual. On Friday, December 2, a man fatally […]

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Shock cop suicide


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Graphic by Jay Lane

Shock cop suicide An NYPD cop fatally shot himself last night while on-duty and interviewing the victim of a Queens car break-in, sources told The Post. The officer, whose name was withheld pending family notification, got into a heated argument on his cellphone with his girlfriend and fired one bullet into his face after the […]

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Fire fiend bragged to cops he wouldn’t be charged


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Graphic by Jay Lane

Fire fiend bragged to cops he wouldn’t be charged The fire fiend who torched a woman in a Brooklyn elevator boasted to cops that they wouldn’t have caught him if they didn’t have video evidence, according to court papers. Jerome Isaac, who was arraigned on murder charges in Brooklyn Supreme Court Thursday, stood unmoving and silent, […]

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Queens Man Indicted On Charges From December Shootings


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Queens Man Indicted On Charges From December Shootings A Queens man was indicted Wednesday on charges he killed two people and injured a third in a shooting rampage last month. Damel Burton, 34, seen above, has been indicted on two counts of second-degree murder and one count of second-degree attempted murder. The Queens district attorney […]

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Deadly St. Albans ‘DWI’ crash


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Graphic by Jay Lane

4 Accused in Theft of Aid Meant for Nonprofit In 2006, a Queens state senator, Shirley L. Huntley, set up a nonprofit group called Parent Workshop that was intended to help parents navigate the inner workings of New York City’s school system. Then she began funneling state aid to the group, whose executives had close […]

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Second Woman Claims TSA Forced Strip Search At JFK


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Second Woman Claims TSA Forced Strip Search At JFK A second elderly woman has come forward, saying she was also strip searched by screeners at John F. Kennedy Airport. Ruth Sherman, 88, says Transportation Security Administration agents forced her to pull her pants down so they could check out her colostomy bag before a flight […]

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Astoria Man Charged With Killing Stepdaughter, Wounding Estranged Wife


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Astoria Man Charged With Killing Stepdaughter, Wounding Estranged Wife A Queens man was charged with a Monday shooting in Astoria that left his stepdaughter dead and his estranged wife injured. Police say Guerino Annarumma, 52, is facing charges of murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon after shooting the mother and daughter in their […]

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Two Men Shot Dead, One on a Bus in Queens


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Graphic by Jay Lane

Two Men Shot Dead, One on a Bus in Queens A gunman killed two people — one on a crowded city bus — in Queens on Friday afternoon, the authorities said. The police said that when they arrested a suspect, he told them he “had a beef to settle.” One of the victims was his […]

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Expo Features Educational Seminars, Speakers, and Over 200 Exhibitors


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Over two hundred exhibitors and speakers from all over the country will converge on York College’s Jamaica campus on Sunday, September 30 for the second annual Queens Real Estate Expo (QREE). According to QREE Executive Director, Anthony Kazazis, this year’s event couldn’t come at a better time as the current real estate market is a […]

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