| Aug 19, 2011
| 10:54 AM
Police are searching for the mother who stuffed her newborn inside a shoebox and abandoned her outside a Queens home Friday morning.
According to authorities, the baby girl was discovered wrapped in a purple towel some time after 7 a.m. outside a...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 10:40 PM
For three months, pedestrians and drivers have been complaining about the dangers of a missing manhole cover at the extremely busy intersection of Broadway and Queens Boulevard in Elmhurst.
"The manhole, it makes it very difficult for the cars to pass...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 12:36 PM
A Queens teenager was stabbed in the back by another student inside a Queens high school Wednesday afternoon, police said.
According to authorities, the 16-year-old victim was stabbed just before 12:15 p.m. inside Long Island City High School. It wasn'...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Police are looking for the man they say caused a deadly, wrong-way crash on the Long Island Expressway service road early Saturday.
The accident occured around 6:45 a.m. Saturday near Exit 19, the off-ramp for Woodhaven and Queens boulevards....
| May 19, 2011
| 9:21 AM
New York City police are on the hunt for a suspect who shot a teenager on a city bus, leaving him in critical condition.
The brazen shooting happened at around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Myrtle and Wilson Avenues in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn....
| Mar 25, 2009
Brooklyn, N.Y. (WPIX) -- New York City Police have arrested 16 year old John Katehis of Elmhurst, Queens in connection with the fatal stabbing of WABC newsman George Weber. Police say Weber's body was found Sunday morning in his Carroll Gardens...
| Apr 3, 2009
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- A Queens man received his dying wish Thursday when his mother was granted a visa to leave her native Peru and come to New York to visit her son.
Walter Vergara, 50, is dying from bone cancer and AIDS and wanted his mother Elizabeth...
| Apr 9, 2009
A Long Island teenager is expected to recover from head wounds he suffered when a woman leaping to her death landed on him at a Queens mall.
Derrick Munoz, an Amityville High School student, was on the first floor of the Queens Center Mall in Elmhurst on...
| May 19, 2009
The New York City Health Department is investigating the death of a toddler who was taken to a hospital with flu-like symptoms.
Department spokeswoman Jessica Scaperotti said Tuesday the child was 16 months old. She said the agency does not discuss...
| May 19, 2009
Is toddler Jonathan Zamora New York's second Swine Flu victim? Right now city health officials say they don't know. What is known is that the 16 month old boy died at Elmhurst Hospital shortly after being brought to the Emergency Room last night with...
| May 20, 2009
As swine flu continued Tuesday to migrate through city schools and Rikers Island, city health officials said preliminary test results show a Queens toddler did not die of the virus.
In a statement Tuesday night, the city health department said tests on...
| May 29, 2009
MASBETH, N.Y. ( WPIX) - A tragic car accident in Queens has claimed the lives of three young men.
According to police, the victims were killed when their car, traveling westbound on Laurel Hill Boulevard in Masbeth, hit a concrete barrier around 10:30 p....