Queens

Eileen Echeverria
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
August 16, 2019 - 2:33 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The sister of an NYPD officer who died from an apparent suicide this week says she warned the department about her brother’s mental health but they did not listen. Eileen Echeverria is vowing now to fight to stop other families from going through the same heartache. “This...
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FDNY Ladder 17
New York City Fire Department (FDNY)
August 09, 2019 - 8:19 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — An FDNY firefighter saved a four-year-old boy from a hot car in the parking lot of a shopping center in College Point. Firefighter Matthew Clinton was with two trainees from the nearby fire academy when one of them spotted the little boy in the backseat of the sweltering car...
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Police line
carlballou
August 08, 2019 - 9:35 am
A woman who worked at a salon in Jackson Heights was stabbed to death last night.
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FDNY Water Rescues
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
August 05, 2019 - 1:41 pm
In this week’s Stories from Main Street, Sean Adams visits the Rockaways, where firefighters do so much more than just fight fires.
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Rockaway Beach
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
July 31, 2019 - 8:57 am
A hot day at the beach ended in tragedy after two teens decided to cool off in the ocean waves during a late night swim in the waters off Rockaway Beach on Tuesday.
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Fortnite World Cup
Sarah Stier/Getty Images
July 26, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Beginning Friday, Arthur Ashe Stadium will be home to a different kind of sporting event.
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Suspicious Package A train
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
July 26, 2019 - 10:02 am
A bomb scare disrupted subway service in Queens during the morning rush hour on Friday morning as police investigated a suspicious item inside the backpack of a man who apparently jumped in front of an A train.
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Con Edison power repairs in Queens
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
July 23, 2019 - 8:51 am
Power problems persisted Tuesday in parts of Queens and Brooklyn after a surge of hot weather and a line of powerful thunderstorms slammed the Tri-State area.
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Queens house fire
FDNY
July 21, 2019 - 12:31 pm
A house fire in Queens claimed the lives of a woman and young girl Sunday morning, the FDNY says.
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AOC at town hall
WCBS 880
July 20, 2019 - 6:09 pm
The chants of “send her back” at one of President Trump’s rallies this week continued to fuel the feud between the president and four freshman congresswomen. One of them, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, responded at a town hall in Queens on Saturday.
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