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Teen boy shot dead on Queens street

A teenage boy was shot and killed on a Queens street Thursday, police said. The 15-year-old victim was hit in his stomach and hand on Beach Channel Drive by Beach 47th St. in Far Rockaway just after 4 p.m., cops ...

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Queens boy with rare disease recovers with ‘miracle’ treatment

Five years ago, Matthew Evangelista’s mother was convinced that he was on the brink of death. The then-11-year-old Queens boy had been diagnosed with an exceedingly rare degenerative disease called mucopolysaccharidosis type VII, also known as Sly syndrome, when he ...

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82-year-old struck by car in Queens dies two weeks later

An 82-year-old woman struck by a car in Queens died after clinging to life for two weeks, police said Thursday. Myriam Nino died on Jan. 20, 15 days after being hit on Northern Blvd. near 90th St. in Jackson Heights. ...

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Disgraced N.M. cop busted with gun at Queens Midtown Tunnel

A disgraced New Mexico state police officer who was drummed off the force for stealing gasoline from his fellow cops was busted at the Queens Midtown Tunnel for trying to pass himself off as law enforcement when a gun was ...

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Stray bullet hits woman leaving Queens subway station in stomach

A teacher was shot in the stomach as she walked out of a Queens train station early Friday — by a bullet meant for another woman, police sources said. Jaivon Mitchner, 28, left a station outside the Queens Bridge Houses ...

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Wealthy Queens mom swindles nearly $70G from Medicaid

A Queens mom with $ 1 million in the bank fleeced Medicaid of nearly $ 70,000 over three years, officials announced Thursday. Galit Levi, 37, of Hollis Hills, was charged with grand larceny, welfare fraud, and falsifying business records, according ...

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NYPD shutters Queens strip club Show Palace Gentleman’s Joint

The show will not be going on at the Show Palace Gentlemen’s Club now that the Queens jiggle joint has been shuttered amid allegations of prostitution. Armed with a court order, members of the NYPD Vice Squad cleared out and ...

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Elderly woman critically injured after car strikes her in Queens

An 82-year-old woman was clinging to life Friday after she fell in a Queens roadway and was run over, police said. Cops are investigating if she slipped on the ice and snow from Thursday’s storm, police sources said. The senior ...

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Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme kicks photographer in head

Queens of the Stone Age rocker Josh Homme kicked a female photographer in the face Saturday night during his band’s set at the KROQ Almost Christmas concert in Los Angeles. Shutterstock photographer Chelsea Lauren says that Homme, 44, gave her ...

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Hit and run during knife fight leaves one dead in Queens

Hit and run during knife fight leaves one dead in Queens An irate driver rammed into a group of people involved in a knife fight then fled the scene, leaving one dead and others injured in Queens on Dec. 3, ...

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