A rooftop blaze produced an enormous cloud of black smoke, but officials said the flames were extinguished within an hour.
Rigoberto Lopez, 21, was arrested on murder and attempted murder charges. The police said he ambushed homeless people who were sleeping in the subway.
Over several days this summer, The New York Times tallied the face-covering status of over 7,000 people at 14 spots across the city.
Rockaway Beach has a land’s-end bacchanalian spirit, but it is also a place where you can get to know people just by being there.
In early March, doctors at St. John’s hospital in Far Rockaway identified the first Covid-19 patient in Queens. Now, there is an uneasy lull and the staff fears a second wave will come.