Queens Newswire (Page 9)

Queens Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queens, NY. (Page 9)

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  1. EXCLUSIVE: Two high-ranking NYPD chiefs under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Two high-ranking NYPD chiefs are under investigation for dining out with ex-Queens library president Thomas Galante and his credit card at high-priced steakhouses, the Daily News has learned. Housing Bureau Chief James Secreto and Assistant Chief Diana Pizzuti are subjects of an investigation by the city Conflicts of Interest Board to determine whether they violated rules that prohibit accepting gifts or gratuities in connection with their official duties.

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  2. EXCLUSIVE: Convicted Fl. pimp confesses to N.Y. murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | New York Daily News

    EXCLUSIVE: Convicted pimp facing life sentence in Fla. confesses to unsolved '92 Queens murder - so he can spend life in N.Y. prison A former pimp and career criminal already facing life in a Florida prison confessed to an unsolved Queens murder from two decades ago, hoping he'll get to spend the rest of his incarceration in a New York prison cell.

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  3. Man struck by E train in Forest HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | New York Daily News

    An unidentified 58-year-old man was struck and killed by a train in Queens early Saturday, cops said.

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  4. FDNY firefighters extricate driver from cement truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Firefighters made a daring and speedy rescue Friday to extricate a driver after his cement truck overturned on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. The man's right arm, which may have been hanging out of the driver's side window, wound up pinned under the massive cement mixer truck after it flipped on its side near the westbound Flushing Ave. exit in Clinton Hill just after 11:30 a.m, FDNY Lt.

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  5. Queens EMTs who wrongly declared woman dead pulled from workRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Brittany Fragala is one of two EMTS from Jamaica Hospital in Queens who declared a woman dead when she was still alive. The Jamaica Medical Center EMTs were the first to respond to a Queens home Thursday after a bipolar woman shot herself.

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  6. De Blasio to host town hall Q&A on education in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | New York Daily News

    De Blasio will host a town hall in Queens on Thursday that will focus on education, but City Hall says all questions proposed will be addressed. For only the second time since taking office, Mayor de Blasio will host a town hall on Thursday to hash out issues with everyday New Yorkers.

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  7. Queens man, 90, dies in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | New York Daily News

    A 90-year-old Queens man was killed in a fire likely sparked by a faulty space heater early Tuesday, officials said. Firefighters arrived at Leonard Manzo's first-floor apartment on 188th St. near 155th Ave. in Howard Beach about 4:05 a.m. and found him unconscious and unresponsive.

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  8. Queens scooter driver, 52, dies after getting hit by truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Saul Herrera was rushed to Jamaica Hospital when he suffered a cardiac arrest after the incident, but he did not survive. A 52-year-old man driving a motorized scooter died Monday after he clipped a car door and was then hit by a truck in Queens, police said.

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  9. Brooklyn teen struck, critically injured by SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | New York Daily News

    A teenager was struck and seriously injured he crossed the street at East 28th Street and Avenue J in Midwood Brooklyn. A Brooklyn teen was critically injured Monday when he was struck by a car and thrown 20 feet after darting into midday traffic, cops and witnesses said.

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  10. Queens woman steals 80G in welfare: authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Yessenia Gonzalez with husband Frank Sollecito. Gonzalez has been charged with submitting false applications for public benefits for nearly a decade.

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  11. School safety agents make hundreds of seizures over 4 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | New York Daily News

    School safety officers keep watch outside Bronx Latin High School. Safety agents around the city seized 462 outlawed items, including weapons and drugs, from students between July and November.

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  12. Fire destroys house being built in Forest Hills, QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Firefighters got a call for the blaze on 112 St. near 69th Ave. at 7:31 p.m. and the inferno was upgraded to three alarms within 15 minutes.

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  13. Obamacare helps, but 1 million in city lack health coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Despite a push to get more people enrolled under Obamacare, there are still 962,805 uninsured city residents - 11.4% of the population, according to 2014 census data. "When you have a million people without health insurance in a city as large as New York, I think there are real consequences both for the city and families," Stringer said.

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  14. Marine vet faces different battlefield as Queens prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Suzanne Bettis is marching up Fifth Avenue in the New York City Veterans Day Parade.

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  15. Cabbie who fatally struck woman worked 16 hours straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Taxi driver who fatally struck elderly woman had been behind the wheel for 16 hours before accident in UWS: police sources Salifu Abubkar, 73, said that he had been behind the wheel of his taxi for 16 hours when he struck and killed 88-year-old Louisa Rosario in the Upper West Side, police sources said. A taxi driver said he'd been behind the wheel for 16 hours before he struck and killed an 88-year-old woman crossing the street, a police source told the Daily News Sunday.

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  16. 1 dead after violent night in Brooklyn and Queens: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Police search for evidence along Church Ave. near East 54th St. in East Flatbush where a 30-year-old man was fatally shot around 4:00 a.m. Sunday morning. The early morning violence was punctuated with the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old man in Brooklyn at about 4 a.m., police said.

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  17. CARIBBEAT: Caribbean American Outreach Association benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Worker takes a patron's blood pressure and another fills out paperwork at the 2014 health fair in Queens, organized by the Caribbean American Outreach Association. The group, which aids people in the U.S. and the Caribbean, is holding its annual fundraising, dinner/dance, fashion show and award ceremony on Nov. 14. To keep its medical screening and other related assistance going in the Caribbean and the city, the New York-based Caribbean American Outreach Association, USA, is presenting its annual fundraising, dinner/dance, fashion show and award ceremony on Saturday.

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  18. Queens man found dead in Forest ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | New York Daily News

    The man was found in Forest Park on Myrtle Ave. near Woodhaven Blvd in Kew Gardens on Friday night around 10 p.m., cops said.

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  19. Nov. 7: Coed classrooms, vaccines and 'Sesame Street'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Bronx: The great Greek philosopher Plato declared 2,000 years ago that boys and girls should be separated for the purpose of education from age 6. Americans have lately discovered that piece of wisdom and are beginning to understand the disservice that is done to boys by the mixed-sex public schools. Girls at an early age learn faster than boys.

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  20. Rockefeller Center Christmas tree on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | New York Daily News

    As workers marked the unofficial start of the holiday season by raising a 78-foot Norway spruce in the plaza for all to see, the mercury hit 74 degrees in Central Park. And with mild temperatures in the forecast for the weekend and the foreseeable future, it's not going to feel like Christmas anytime soon.

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