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24-year-old man gunned down on quiet Queens block

A 24-year-old man was shot and killed on a quiet Queens block early Saturday, cops said.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, was gunned down in front of a Galway Ave. home in Jamaica about 4:15 a.m., police said.

Read more: Daily News


Scorned Q69 bus rider torments driver with fliers after he declined her advances

She boarded his bus with purpose, approaching the man behind the wheel, and slipped the note with her name and number into his hand.

MTA bus driver Tony Burns thought it was a transit ticket. He unfolded the white paper and saw the handwritten message — and didn’t know what to think.

Read more: New York Post


City Council Speaker Quinn Celebrates Her High-Profile Same-Sex Marriage

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn married her longtime partner Kim Catullo in Chelsea on Saturday in the highest profile same-sex wedding to take place in New York to date. Read more: NY1


Police Search For Sunnyside Sexual Attacker

Police are looking for a man they say sexually attacked a 19-year-old woman late Wednesday in Sunnyside, Queens.

This victim, who asked NY1 to conceal her identity and alter her voice, says she was walking home when the man pinned her against a fence on the corner of 41st Street and 43rd Avenue. Read more: NY1


Convicted Lockerbie Bomber Dies

Abdel Baset al-Megrahi, the only person ever convicted in the 1988 explosion over Lockerbie, Scotland of a plane flying from New York, has died. Read more: NY1