NYPD Denies This Bootleg Mister Softee Truck Is Surveillance Vehicle

Does the NYPD have an undercover ice cream truck to go with its secret spy taxi cab? The Mister Softee-lookalike above was spotted double-parked in front of the department's 114th precinct in Astoria, Queens, with an NYPD baseball cap on its dashboard and all of its Softee branding conspicuously removed. » 1/23/15 3:49pm 1/23/15 3:49pm

Bus Driver Allegedly Stopped Bus to Stab Man Who Had Sex With His Wife

While on the way to the bus depot in Queens, an MTA bus driver allegedly pulled over his bus when he spotted a man who he says had been involved in a love triangle with his wife. When the bus was pulled over, the driver stabbed the man in the forearm, police say. » 11/05/14 2:08pm 11/05/14 2:08pm

Colombian Soccer Fans React To Win By Smashing Up BMW

Man oh man, the World Cup gets me so PUMPED. Just seeing all those people kick a ball, with feet, makes you just wanna... smash a car? I guess? That was the thought process, at least, of these fans of the Colombian soccer team in Queens, New York, after their team won a soccer match on Saturday. » 7/01/14 3:20pm 7/01/14 3:20pm

Watch These Guys Celebrate Greece's World Cup Win With Smokey Burnouts

Greece beat the Ivory Coast in a World Cup footie match yesterday, which meant that some celebrations were in order in the neighborhood of Astoria, Queens. And in this case, "celebrations" means heaping amounts of tire smoke pouring forth from wheelarches. » 6/25/14 12:04pm 6/25/14 12:04pm

This Drive-In Theater Uses Junk Cars As Audience Seating

You might miss Empire Drive-In if you don't know it's there. This theater looks like the average junkyard, full of old cars and salvaged wood. Yet on nights and weekends, it transforms into a one-of-a-kind movie theater with a twist: The junked cars are the seats. » 10/25/13 3:20pm 10/25/13 3:20pm

Breezy Point, Queens Fire Burns 80-100 Homes

The AP reports 80-100 homes burned in Breezy Point, Queens. Breezy Point is a barrier island that took much of the force of the storm. Houses there are small and tightly packed. 190 firefighters responded, amazingly only 2 minor injuries reported. » 10/30/12 1:26pm 10/30/12 1:26pm