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East Elmhurst »

Man Drives Van Into Officer Giving Him Ticket at LaGuardia, PAPD Says

Erick Sanchez struck PAPD officer Daniel Rios with his Dodge minivan, police said.

East Elmhurst »

Proposed Parking Garage Will Fill Need During LGA Construction: Developers

The eight-story garage will be built next to a Marriott on Ditmars Boulevard, developers said.

East Elmhurst »

'Lion King' and 'Aladdin' Casts Break into Song at LaGuardia in Viral Video

The two Broadway casts had a "sing off" at the airport after their flight was delayed.

Prospect Heights »

LaGuardia-Bound Plane Nearly Crashes into Drone Over Prospect Park: FAA

The Federal Aviation Administration said the jet avoided the drone at about 11 a.m. Friday.

East Elmhurst »

Aging LaGuardia Airport Terminal To Be Replaced With $3.6 Billion Facility

The Central Terminal Building, known as Terminal B, will soon be demolished.

East Elmhurst »

Coyote Spotted Near LaGuardia Airport, Officials Say

The animal was spotted by a postal worker Thursday morning near 82nd Street and Ditmars Boulevard.

Corona »

Connecticut Businessman Dies in Crash Near LaGuardia Airport

Larry Penna, 61, was driving with his wife when he crashed on the Grand Central Parkway, officials said.

Tremont & East Tremont »

Wrong Man Nabbed in Airplane Laser Pointing Incident, Bronx DA Says

Elehecer Balaguer  turned himself in for crime that police pinned on his girlfriend's brother. 

Schuylerville »

Man Charged With Assaulting Police After Pointing Laser at NYPD Helicopter

Frank Egan also aimed his laser at aircraft taking off and landing from LaGuardia Airport, police said.

East Elmhurst »

Plane Didn't Appear to Brake Before LaGuardia Crash, Crew Tells NTSB

Crew members also said that the runway appeared "all white" before the crash of Delta Flight 1086.

Elmhurst »

PHOTOS: NTSB Starts LaGuardia Crash Investigation

The Delta Airlines plane was moved into a hangar at the airport for investigators. 

Jackson Heights »

Audio: Air Traffic Controller Tries to Contact Pilots After LaGuardia Crash

The control tower couldn't get in touch with the pilots after their plane slid off a LaGuardia runway. 

East Elmhurst »

PHOTOS: Plane Slides Off LaGuardia Runway, Hits Fence, 2 Serious Injuries

Fire officials said there were 28 injuries, two of them serious, in the Thursday morning accident.

East Elmhurst »

LIVE TRANSIT UPDATES: Here's How to Get Around Amid Subway, Airline Delays

A plane crash at LaGuardia and inclement weather have wreaked havoc on the city's transit system.

Astoria »

Manhole Fire Leaves 25 People Evacuated From Astoria Homes, FDNY Says

Eight apartments evacuated onto 38th Street, where temperatures felt below zero, officials said.