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NYPD
NYPD
1010 WINS Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 6:55 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is on the hunt for a woman who punched a 71-year-old woman, with whom she got into a verbal dispute, leaving the victim with a bloody and swelling face, police said Tuesday. Police said in a press release that on Jan. 14 at around 3:30 p.m. near Coney Island, "an...
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Justin Bieber
Facebook/Hi-Class Pizzeria
David Caplan
January 21, 2020 - 5:43 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Looking a pizza joint in Queens? If so, take a cue from Justin Bieber and head to Hi-Class Pizza. The singer visited the Bellerose pizzeria Sunday night. "Thanks Justin for stopping by for a pie. #pizza #justinbieber," the shop posted on Facebook , along with a photo of...
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Jimmy Van Bramer
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Elise Czajkowski
January 21, 2020 - 4:27 pm
Queens City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer has dropped out of the race for Queens Borough President.
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New R211 subway car
MTA
Elise Czajkowski
January 21, 2020 - 3:49 pm
The MTA has released a first look at the new generation of subway cars, the R211 class. These trains will run on the subway's lettered routes and the Staten Island Railway.
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Michael Avenatti in New York
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Elise Czajkowski
January 21, 2020 - 2:58 pm
Lawyers for Michael Avenatti say the disgraced attorney is being held in the prison cell that once held notorious drug kingpin El Chapo.
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Eric Adams
Eric Adams
Elise Czajkowski
January 21, 2020 - 2:12 pm
At a speech in Harlem on Monday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams railed against gentrification, telling transplants, "Go back to Iowa, you go back to Ohio."
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Bronx Fire
Citizen app
Kimberly Dole
January 21, 2020 - 11:48 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Firefighters are battling a 3-alarm fire on in the Riverdale section of the Bronx Tuesday. The blaze broke out on the top floor of a six-story apartment building, officials said. Three-Alarm Fire Bursting From Building's Windows @CitizenApp 601 Kappock St 10:28:53 AM EST...
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Harvey Weinstein
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1010 WINS Newsroom
January 21, 2020 - 11:17 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein's lawyers want to use intimate emails from his accusers to try to convince jurors in his rape trial that any contact was consensual, the defense said Tuesday as an appeals court rejected an 11th-hour request to move the trial out of town. Opening statements are set...
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Gauchos Bronx Gym
Citizen app
Kimberly Dole
January 21, 2020 - 10:24 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are searching for a gunman that shot several rounds inside a Bronx gym during a High School basketball game Monday night. Officials say at approximately 5:30 p.m. Putnam Science was playing against Our Savior Lutheran at Gauchos Gym in the Mott Haven section when the...
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Brooklyn shoot
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Kimberly Dole
January 21, 2020 - 7:54 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police have a 43-year-old man in custody accused of fatally shooting his 63-year-old mother in the head in Brooklyn on Monday. According to officials, the incident occurred around 8 p.m, inside the Sumner Houses located at 896 Park Avenue in the Bed-Stuy area. Woman Killed...
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