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Queens men die in Long Island plane crash
News Melissa Chan 10/23/2012 at 2:28PM

Two Queens men were killed after a plane they were flying in crashed in a Long Island inlet last weekend, authorities said. Cyril Mclavin, 51, of Fresh Meadows, and Andrew Messana, 72, of Bayside, have been identified as the two victims whose lives were claimed on October 20 at 3:06 p.m. when a small plane [...]

Serial groper on loose in Jackson Heights
Serial groper on loose in Jackson Heights
News Billy Rennison 4/06/2012 at 12:27PM

A serial groper is on the loose in Jackson Heights, according to authorities. Police say four women in Jackson Heights have been groped between Thursday, March 22 and Monday, April 2. The suspect approaches the women, touches them and flees. The women’s ages range from 19 to 47. Police described the suspect as a Hispanic [...]

War in Iraq officially over
War in Iraq officially over
News Jay Lane 12/15/2011 at 9:03AM

War in Iraq officially over After nearly nine years, 4,500 American dead, 32,000 wounded and more than $800 billion, U.S. officials formally shut down the war in Iraq — a conflict that U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said was worth the price in blood and money, as it set Iraq on a path to democracy. Panetta stepped [...]

4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski
4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski
News Jay Lane 12/13/2011 at 8:46AM

4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski The accomplice who fled from cops after his low-life pal shot and killed Officer Peter Figoski has been caught, police said Tuesday. Three other suspects were also taken into custody overnight — two neighbors who live across the street and the alleged getaway driver. The accomplice was arrested [...]

[Watch Video] Police search for suspects in two Astoria robberies
News Billy Rennison 12/08/2011 at 11:30AM

Police are searching for three suspects wanted in connection with two December 1 Astoria robberies. The suspects approached two victims along Ditmars Boulevard displaying a black semi automatic handgun demanding cash and cell phone, according to police. The first incident occurred at 27th Street at approximately 7 p.m. with the second robbery taking place just [...]