Thick black smoke was seen rising from the rooftop of St. John's Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway.
A missing teen with autism was reunited with his family after a search from the air that required the use of thermal imaging cameras and night vision goggles.
Police say the man was found shot on Beach 84th Street in The Rockaways. He was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
When responding firefighters put out the flames, they discovered the boy, who was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Steps from where 10-year-old Justin Wallace was fatally shot, members of his Far Rockaway community, and many from far beyond, gathered Wednesday night with a unified plea: stop the violence.
A dispute over a shared driveway ended in the shooting death of a 10-year-old boy in Queens, police say.
Police were investigating a Queens shooting that left a 10-year-old boy dead.
New York City's eight public beaches will be open for swimming from Saturday, May 29, through Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021. Lifeguards will be on duty from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day.
COVID-19 killed hundreds of people in one of New York City's most isolated neighborhoods. But the vaccine for the coronavirus is still turning out to be a tough sell to people in the Far Rockaway section of Queens.
The case of a woman whose body was found in the trunk of a car on Long Island has been classified as a homicide.
The NYPD has identified three men who were arrested after the body of a woman was found wrapped in the trunk of a car on Long Island.
Four men were arrested after the body of a woman was found wrapped in the trunk of a car on Long Island, said police.
A Brooklyn man charged with stabbing four people, two fatally, in a New York City subway is being held without bail.
Members of the NYPD Special Ops team rescued a dog named Tinkberbell that was frantically trying to stay afloat in a frigid Jamaica Bay.
With help from his doctor, Elijah White enrolled in the clinical trial for Benlysta, a monoclonal antibody that was approved in 2011 for lupus but originally excluded patients with severe kidney disease.
Drone footage shows a school of bunker fish twisting and turning as some sharks give chase.
Cuomo said the severity of shutdowns would vary by proximity to hot spots. The rules will take effect no later than Friday in parts of Brooklyn and Queens, sections of Orange and Rockland counties north of the city, and an area within Binghamton near the Pennsylvania border.
Just 10 ZIP codes represent a quarter of the state's new infections in recent testing, according to the governor. A disproportionate number of new cases have come from communities home to many Orthodox Jews.
The Health Department is vowing to shut down nonessential businesses starting Tuesday if there isn't any improvement by Monday night.
New York City officials are warning that shutdowns of schools and non-essential businesses are possible in COVID hotspots.