As the plane was approaching LaGuardia Airport to land just before 8 p.m., a green beam that came from Queens Boulevard in Elmhurst entered the cockpit twice, the FBI said.
Queens Library President and CEO Tom Galante logged a seemingly impossible amount of hours as a consultant while performing his day job, according to a published report.
The home and office of southeast Queens Assemblyman Bill Scarborough were raided by the FBI Wednesday morning, according to published reports.
A crime that can temporarily blind airplane pilots and put air passengers at risk is spiking in New York City airports, authorities said. Laser beam strikes targeting in-bound planes have increased 39 percent in the city, the FBI said.
The FBI is looking for three men who attacked and robbed an armored truck guard on Friday at an Elmhurst bank.
A $100,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the recovery of $1.2 million stolen onboard a flight from Switzerland to New York City last month or to the arrest of those involved, said the FBI. The U.S. currency shipment was taken during a Swiss International Air Lines flight between June 21 and June 24. [...]
TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Partly cloudy with thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 93. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 73. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%. EVENT [...]
Federal investigators have found possible human remains at the Ozone Park home of late mobster James “Jimmy the Gent” Burke, according to an FBI spokesperson. Officials began searching the home Monday in regards to an ongoing investigation. According to reports, the search is likely not related to the Lufthansa heist at JFK Airport which Burke [...]
TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Partly cloudy. Fog early. High of 91. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 15 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 75. Winds from the SW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Thursday Nights Out Kick your weekends off early this summer by visiting Bell Boulevard, Bayside’s “Main Street.” [...]
TODAY’S FORECAST Wednesday: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 68. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy with a chance of rain. Low of 59. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the WNW after midnight. [...]