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Building collapses in Woodhaven
Building collapses in Woodhaven
Police Cristabelle Tumola 4/13/2013 at 10:16AM

A two-story building partially collapsed in Woodhaven Friday evening, disrupting J train service for several hours, according to reports. The FDNY responded to the incident around 6 p.m., but after digging through the debris determined that no one was injured in the collapse. The commercial structure, located at 78-19 Jamaica Avenue, has reportedly been vacant for [...]

Three stabbed at Queens subway station
Police Cristabelle Tumola 2/04/2013 at 4:06PM

Three men were stabbed Monday afternoon on the platform of a Jamaica subway station after getting into an argument with another group of men, said police. The altercation happened at the “J” train stop, located at Archer Avenue and Parsons Boulevard. According to police, two of the victims were stabbed in the stomach and the third [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/16/2013 at 7:20AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Overcast with ice pellets and snow, then a chance of snow and a chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 41. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90% . Wednesday night: Overcast in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 36. Winds from the West at 5 to [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/26/2012 at 8:07AM

Judge Rules Synagogue Terror Plot Case Will Move Forward  A judge will allow the criminal case against a Queens man accused of plotting to blow up synagogues around the city to go forward. Lawyers representing Ahmed Ferhani, 26, were asking the judge to dismiss the case, arguing the charges against him are based on insufficient evidence [...]

New video shows Bronx boy, 8, just before shooting
New video shows Bronx boy, 8, just before shooting
News Jay Lane 2/22/2012 at 2:29PM

New video shows Bronx boy, 8, just before shooting An 8-year-old boy was checking out a rack of potato chips inside a Bronx bodega just before taking a bullet in his shoulder, a shocking surveillance video shows. The stunned tyke in a gray track suit, who sources identified as Armando Bigo, can be seen gripping [...]