Astoria

Queens fire suspected bomb-making materials
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 16, 2020 - 7:50 am
A 37-year-old man was charged after authorities discovered potential bomb-making materials at the scene of a house fire in Queens on Tuesday.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Credit: Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 20, 2020 - 12:29 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday addressed the "troubling overcrowding" that was seen at Astoria bars and restaurants over the weekend.
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Andrew Cuomo
New York Governor Office
Kimberly Dole
July 20, 2020 - 10:45 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday, addressed the large crowds and mask violations at bars and restaurants in New York City over the weekend.
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Astoria cleanup
Kristie Keleshian/WCBS 880
Kristie Keleshian
July 19, 2020 - 3:02 pm
Cleanup continued on the streets of Astoria on Sunday morning for the fourth weekend—this time after noisy crowds rolled in on Friday and Saturday nights, bringing trash and complaints from residents.
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Bill de Blasio
Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 18, 2020 - 5:06 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio responded to video showing crowds of partiers ignoring social distancing rules as they packed streets outside bars and restaurants in Queens this week.
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NYPD
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Kimberly Dole
February 10, 2020 - 8:33 am
Police are investigating a fatal stabbing that killed one man and injured three others in Queens on Sunday.
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Queens subway
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 01, 2019 - 1:31 pm
The NYPD says a bank robbery suspect fell from an elevated subway line and suffered severe head trauma while attempting to elude capture.
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Fake cop suspects
NYPD
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 29, 2019 - 5:05 pm
Police say they’re searching for a pair of bad guys who pretended to be good guys before beating and robbing a motorist in Queens.
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School bus
Dreamstime
April 04, 2019 - 10:52 am
A school bus collided with a car near an entrance ramp to the Triboro Bridge in Astoria on Thursday morning.
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Queens Transformer Explosion
Steve Scott/WCBS 880
February 11, 2019 - 11:57 am
A little over a month after a mysterious blue aura lit up the skies over Queens, a hearing was held in the City Council to get more answers from Con Ed and others.
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