Queens

Simona Halep Fresh Off Win, Poised For US Open Success

Simona Halep remains the world number one on the WTA Tour. The Romanian tennis star continues her success at just the right time.<p>Current French Open …

Tennis

Unidentified man dies after he's found with gun wound on Queens street

A man died after he was found sprawled on a Queens street with a gunshot wound early Saturday, police said.<p>Cops were called to 118th St. and 101st …

Crime

Maya Singleton Signs with Switzerland Professional Team

<b>Aug. 17, 2018</b><p><b>QUEENS, N.Y. -</b> Following a stellar senior season that saw Maya Singleton put up a career-high 18 double-doubles, the former Johnnie will …

Big East

Federer relieved to 'hang tough' in Cincinnati

Roger Federer won two matches on a hectic Friday in Cincinnati and had to come from behind to account for Stan Wawrinka.

Tennis

Shakespeare In The Garden | Queens This Weekend

Check out some family-friendly theater, clean up trash at your local park and bike through eastern Queens.<p>QUEENS, NY — Does theater strike your …

Long Island

Maria Sharapova And Nike Are Releasing Another Nike Cortez

Tennis sensation Maria Sharapova and Nike are coming together once again to release a new colorway of the Nike Cortez.Last spring, Nike worked with …

Maria Sharapova

Gaffney sets visits, Mannion, Lecque updates, women’s soccer falls

The notable news around St. John’s recruiting is that guard Jalen Gaffney has set his visits, per Zagsblog — and has given St. John’s, who has been …

Recruitment

Video captures struggle between taxi driver and woman in Queens

Police are searching for a woman suspected of robbing a taxi driver in Queens.<p>The video shows the driver struggling with the woman on August 5th near …

Crime

City Parks worker accused of hitting co-worker with a chair in a Queens playground

A city Parks Department worker clobbered a co-worker with a beach chair during an argument in Thursday morning, police said.<p>Emerald Gentles, 28, got …

Crime

Here's how Yankees slugger Aaron Judge paid tribute to Aretha Franklin

While most in the Yankees’ clubhouse were really too young to know much about Aretha Franklin, Aaron Judge grew up with her voice filling his …

Aretha Franklin

Watch Christine and the Queens video for "5 Dollars"

Christine and the Queens new video for “5 Dollars” brings you along with frontwoman Christine as she gets dressed, putting on bondage gear underneath …

Queens

Tough opening test for St. John’s women’s soccer at Tennessee

The St. John’s women’s soccer team kicks off the 2018 season with a trip to Knoxville, Tennessee, to take on the #25 Tennessee Volunteers. The game …

College Sports

Annual "Tour de Flushing" to Kickoff from Kissena Corridor Park

Explore the Flushing Community on this Family-Friendly Bicycle Ride on Sun, Aug 19, 9:30am<p>Local residents and community activists will kick off the …

Chamber of Commerce

Top 10 US Open Matches: No. 5, Agassi d. Baghdatis, 2006 second round

<b>WATCH—Stories of the Open Era - International Tennis Hall of Fame:</b><p><i>Flushing Meadows is tennis’ largest stage, and over the last 50 years, it has been</i> …

Tennis

US Open 2018: How can I watch grand slam? When is the draw, plus latest odds and predictions

What is it?<p>It's the final grand slam of the year, the US Open in New York.<p>When is it?<p>It begins on Monday, August 27 and runs until Sunday September 9.<p>How can I watch it?<p>Amazon won exclusive UK rights to show coverage of the US Open earlier this year. Subscribers of its Prime service, which costs …

Tennis

Food brings people together at Queens Night Market

Digital Documentaries<p>Left for dead, rebounding from attack<p>04:59<p>A 'moral obligation' to stand against Trump<p>03:38<p>'We had a lot of babies …

African-American News

Body of missing Queens woman found in Jamaica Bay

Police on Tuesday recovered the body of a woman reported missing off Far Rockaway over the weekend, law enforcement sources told The Post.<p>The body of …

New York City

US Open 2018 prize money: How much will this year's champions earn?

The US Open has increased their prize pot further this year for a tournament which marks it's 50th anniversary.<p>The women's and men's champions will each take home £2.99m which is £590,000 more than Angelique Kerber and Novak Djokovic received for their respective victories at Wimbledon last …

Tennis

Optimizing airport flight patterns take a toll on human health

Case study on LaGuardia Airport shows increased noise can pose health threats including cardiovascular disease to communities underneath<p>August 15, …

Public Health

ICE Nears 100 Raids In Queens Since Trump Took Office: Study

Immigration and Customs Enforcement raids are up 72 percent in the borough under Donald Trump's presidency, according to a new study.<p>QUEENS, NY -- …

Donald Trump

Johnnies Picked Seventh in BIG EAST Preseason Coaches’ Poll

<b>Aug. 15, 2018</b><p><b>QUEENS, N.Y. -</b> The BIG EAST released its annual men’s soccer preseason poll on Wednesday and the Red Storm was picked to finish seventh …

College Sports

Homeless man hiding under truck run over in Queens

A homeless man was killed on Tuesday when a truck he was lying under pulled out of a parking spot in Queens, sources said.<p>The individual — who may …

New York City

Queens Jewish Community Council Honors Jerry Lippman

Jerry Lippman will receive the 2018 Visionary award which will be presented on August 21st at its 50th Anniversary Gala.<p>The Queens Jewish Community …

Civil Rights

Three Former St. John's Athletes Compete on International Stage

<b>Aug. 14, 2018</b><p><b>Queens, N.Y. -</b> St. John’s Track and Field continues to showcase its talents on a worldwide scale, as three alumni of the program …

Puerto Rico

form.de

15 August 2018<p>Design and Displacement<p>Parsons School of Design, New York<p>6 – 8 September 2018<p>The Design History Society’s annual conference entitled …

Design

12 Types Of People You’ll Run Into When In Queens

Please no one get offended, especially if you’re from Queens. This is all real talk and you know it! There are tons of different kinds of people in …

Queens

Wawrinka and Azarenka given U.S. Open wildcards

(Reuters) - Former Grand Slam champions Victoria Azarenka, Svetlana Kuznetsova and Stan Wawrinka headlined the list of players given wildcards into this year's U.S. Open, the U.S. Tennis Association said on Tuesday.<p>Former world number one Azarenka, the winner of two Australian Open titles and twice …

Tennis

Andy Murray admits he ‘didn’t feel great’ during comeback matches but intends to take his place in US Open

Andy Murray says he intends to play at the US Open later this month, despite admitting he ‘didn’t feel great’ in a number of his recent comeback …

Tennis

Queens Theatre to Offer Free Training for Early-Career Actors With Disabilities

Applications are now open for the new training program for Deaf and disabled performers.<p>New York City's Queens Theatre is now accepting applications …

Disability

The Vera Era at UNC Asheville opens with 1-0 exhibition loss verse Queens

WLOS - New UNC Asheville coach Lindsay Vera led her Bulldogs into their first competition Monday when they welcomed Queens (N.Y.) to Greenwood Field …

Asheville