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Queens buses fare well on annual survey
Queens buses fare well on annual survey
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 12/12/2012 at 11:16AM

The NYPIRG’s Straphangers Campaign and Transportation Alternatives just gave out two awards for the poorest bus service in the city, but only a few Queens buses were cited as slow or unreliable. The first, called the “Pokey”award, is for the slowest route and determined by volunteers who ride 34 bus lines that are renowned for [...]

Video released of suspect in deadly Midtown shooting
Video released of suspect in deadly Midtown shooting
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/11/2012 at 2:30PM

The NYPD has released the video of the suspect in Monday’s Midtown execution-style shooting that left a man dead. Brandon Lincoln Woodard, 31, of Los Angeles, was killed around 2 p.m. yesterday when an unidentified man shot him from behind in the head at close range with one round from a silver semiautomatic handgun as both [...]

Suspect in deadly subway pushing charged with murder
Suspect in deadly subway pushing charged with murder
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/05/2012 at 1:16PM

The suspect who allegedly pushed a Queens man to his death at a Midtown subway station has been charged with intentional murder in the second degree and depraved indifference murder in the second degree, said the NYPD. Naeem Davis, 30, who is currently homeless, but according to the New York Post lived in Queens until six months ago, was picked up [...]

Queens man pushed to death at Midtown subway station
Queens man pushed to death at Midtown subway station
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/04/2012 at 9:45AM

Police are looking for a suspect who pushed an Elmhurst man onto the subway tracks of a Midtown station Monday, killing the victim when an approaching train struck him. Authorities have classified the death as a homicide, and have released a video of the incident, which happened around 12:30 p.m. at the West 49th Street [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 12/04/2012 at 7:20AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast in the morning, then mostly cloudy. High of 61. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy in the evening, then overcast with a chance of rain. Low of 52. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%. EVENT of the DAY: Copy Cat [...]