Queens

Queens sewage spill
WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 14, 2019 - 5:22 pm
City officials were back in the area of a massive Queens sewage spill on Saturday, trying to help angry homeowners figure out how to apply for relief.
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Sewage backup in Queens
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Sean Adams
December 09, 2019 - 11:00 am
Pumps are running around the clock to stop sewage from re-entering homes in Queens, where officials have yet to find a permanent fix for a sewer main backup that flooded basements with human waste last week.
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NYPD razor sandwich
NYPD
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 07, 2019 - 4:39 pm
A day after the NYPD said it was investigating how a razor blade got into an officer’s deli sandwich in Queens, the head of the department said it was an accident.
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NYPD razor sandwich
NYPD
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 06, 2019 - 2:51 pm
An NYPD officer was injured when he bit a razor blade that was stuffed inside a sandwich he bought at a Queens deli, and now police say they are investigating the "abhorrent act."
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Uber
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 04, 2019 - 12:52 pm
Most would guess the most popular Uber destination in New York City is the Metropolitan Museum of Art or maybe the Empire State Building – but the top spot isn’t actually a tourist attraction.
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Sunnyside Queens
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Steve Burns
December 03, 2019 - 4:02 pm
The lawmakers that teamed up to stop Amazon from building a second headquarters in Long Island City are now trying to stop another mega-development in Sunnyside.
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Sewer waste Queens
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Associated Press
December 02, 2019 - 3:53 pm
New York City is hiring contractors to clean houses affected by a sewer main backup that has flooded homes near Kennedy Airport.
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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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Sewer waste Queens
Cynthia McKenzie via AP
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 01, 2019 - 11:13 am
A blocked sewer main flooded basements Saturday with brown filth and left residents in the neighborhood near Kennedy Airport feeling sickened by the stench.
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Subway surfing
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 24, 2019 - 11:12 am
New York City transit officials say a person surfing a subway train—meaning lying on top—was found dead in a Queens station.
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