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In this Nov. 17, 2017, file photo, Johnny Bobbitt Jr., left, Kate McClure, right, and McClure's boyfriend Mark D'Amico pose at a Citgo station in Philadelphia.
(Elizabeth Robertson/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
November 19, 2018 - 2:04 pm
MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (1010 WINS) -- There's been a falling out among alleged thieves in New Jersey. Last week, a New Jersey couple and a homeless man named Johnny Bobbitt were all charged with making up a story that convinced people to donate $400,000 to a Go Fund Me campaign. RELATED: Report: Trio at...
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Cops are looking for three guys who robbed a bodega in Queens.
NYPD
November 19, 2018 - 7:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The city's bodegas have long been popular targets of the city's robbers. Somebody got shot trying to stop a bodega robbery over the weekend. Now, the pressure is growing on the cops to use technology to give good guys the upper hand. Bodega ownership leaders were meeting...
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(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
November 19, 2018 - 6:39 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (1010 WINS/AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a deal to bring Amazon's second headquarters to Queens will cost the state "nothing'' -- even though taxpayers will be on the hook for $325 million in direct grants to the company. Cuomo went on New York City public radio Monday to...
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Police Tape File Image
Dreamstime
November 19, 2018 - 5:51 pm
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) -- Police are investigating what appear to be human remains discovered in a duffel bag left near a Wells Fargo bank in Yonkers. Police say the remains were found after a report of a suspicious bag left next to a dumpster at about noon Monday. Police had initially tested the bag...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
Dreamstime
November 19, 2018 - 2:11 pm
HOBOKEN, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Elected officials around the New York area are meeting this week to discuss the possibility that marijuana will soon be legalized. Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla has introduced an ordinance that would limit the mile-square to three dispensaries. RELATED: NJ leaders say...
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gas station car theft
Google Street View
November 19, 2018 - 11:43 am
A woman was getting gas at a Brooklyn gas station Sunday when another woman got in her car and drove off – with her baby girl in tow, police say.
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Rapper Tekashi69, real name Daniel Hernandez and also known as 6ix9ine,
(Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
November 19, 2018 - 10:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Rapper Tekashi69 has reportedly been arrested in Manhattan on federal racketeering and firearms charges. TMZ reports the rapper's recently fired manager and two other former associates were also taken into custody by the NYPD, ATF, and Homeland Security. Tekashi's birth name...
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The Dr. Seuss Grinch and Max balloon floats down Central Park West and into Columbus Circle during the 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 22, 2017 in New York City.
(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
November 19, 2018 - 9:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- If you plan on checking out the 92nd annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, you'll probably want to bundle up. AccuWeather predicts the coldest air of the season will blow through the city as New Yorkers stop to give thanks. LISTEN: Live coverage of the 92nd...
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Hungerthon 2018
Entercom
November 19, 2018 - 9:16 am
Entercom New York is once again partnering with WhyHunger for its annual Hungerthon charity drive in partnership with WhyHunger. 1010 WINS and other Entercom stations will conduct live Hungerthon broadcasts as well as the opportunity to bid on exclusive memorabilia and experiences donated by...
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Kathryn Schurtz and her fiancee were killed while driving to their wedding in Pennsylvania.
Borough of Fanwood
November 19, 2018 - 8:57 am
WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, PA (1010 WINS) -- A New Jersey couple was killed on their way to get married in Pennsylvania. Kathryn Schurtz and Joseph Kearney of Jersey City were driving to their wedding in Pittsburgh, but they never made it. They were killed when a tractor trailer hit their car on I-78 in...
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