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  • Queens residents react to 50 Cent filing bankruptcy

    QUEENS, N.Y. — It is a much discussed topic online, and also in the Queens neighborhood where 50 Cent grew up. 50 Cent has worked hard earning the love and adoration of countless fans. Curtis James Jackson III grew up in South Jamaica, Queens. “They think that he’s a good guy, you know, he tried his best and he made it, and it is a shock that he has filed for bankruptcy,” said Robin Bogues. 50 Cent now joins the […]

  • Country music takes over Brooklyn with Barclays Center concert

    BROOKLYN (PIX11) — Thousands came out to Barclays Center on Tuesday night, many with boots and hats in tow for a big country concert and a great time. At NASH FM 94.7 ‘s NASH BASH,  Michael Ray, Cole Swindell, Gloriana, and Jana Kramer all performed for fans. Michael Ray was the first performer. Ray took the stage at around 7 p.m. Jana Kramer spoke with PIX11 before taking the stage.

  • Chick-fil-A planning to open more NYC locations: report

    NEW YORK — The southern fast food chain Chick-fil-A may be expanding here in New York City. According to Buzzfeed, Chick-fil-A plans to open multiple locations in the city in addition to a new Herald Square location, also a location near Rockefeller Center and possibly on the Upper East Side and in the Financial District in the coming years. From the Southeast, Christine Generale is familiar with Chick-fil-A food and also its popularity. “Very popular, and a lot of people like that […]

  • Soldier who lost legs in Iraq now teaches yoga in Bryant Park

  • 2 people, including child, killed in Queens car crash

    BAYSIDE, Queens — A mother and daughter were killed in a car crash in Queens Wednesday evening. The crash happened near the service road of the Long Island Expressway in Bayside around 6 p.m. The victims, a mother and her daughter, were in the car with another child and the grandparents when they collided with another car. The two children were taken to Long Island Jewish Medical Center and the three adults to North Shore Hospital. One of the children […]

  • Man’s selfie atop Brooklyn Bridge raises eyebrows about security

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A photo posted to Instagram on Monday is raising questions about how the man who apparently took the photo was able to scale the Brooklyn Bridge, one of the most high-profile pieces of architecture in the city that recently has become the stage of choice for daredevils and artists alike. “My first reaction is, ‘When did this happen?'” security expert Manny Gomez said. While it may be perceived as dangerous for the man in the photo, Gomez told  PIX11 News that […]

  • Pope Francis drops F-bomb

    Pope Francis to visit 9/11 memorial during U.S. trip

    NEW YORK — Pope Francis will lead an ecumenical meeting for peace at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York during his first trip to the United States in September, according to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Francis’ visit, which is tied to the September 22-27 World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, will also include a White House meeting with President Barack Obama, addresses before the U.N. General Assembly and a joint session of Congress, and […]

  • Dozens of Portuguese Man-o-Wars wash up on Jersey Shore

    JERSEY SHORE, N.J. — In Surf City, Councilman Peter Hartney says at least 30 Portuguese Man-O-Wars washed up along the Surf City beach on Long Beach Island just this past weekend. In Toms River Township, they are getting ready in case. “We haven’t seen any here,” said Brian Cerbone. Brian Cerbone is the beachfront supervisor in Toms River Township. “You do a little more research, you prepare your lifeguards in case something happens,” said Cerbone. In Harvey Cedars, an official […]

  • Bronx apartment is target of repeated phony 911 calls

    THE BRONX — Residents who live around Furman Avenue and East 237th Street in the Bronx told PIX11 News they have seen fire trucks often lately. That it seems like the FDNY is responding every day. And they may not be too far from the truth. Someone has been making repeated but phony 911 calls, drawing emergency responders to a specific address in the neighborhood when there’s no real emergency. “Fire Marshals have an ongoing criminal investigation with regards to these […]

  • Hulu recreates Jerry Seinfeld’s apartment in Meatpacking District

    MEATPACKING DISTRICT, Manhattan — From on screen to on West 14th Street. Fans can now sit in Jerry Seinfeld’s living room, a recreation of it that is. Organizers said fans are coming by the hundreds to visit. “It’s iconic right,” said fan Mary Keir. Some of the items are on loan from Jerry, we were told. You can see a recreation of the bathroom, even the cereal, and more. “Big Seinfeld fan, and it’s just exciting to be able to […]