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Ridgewood rape robbery
NYPD
February 16, 2019 - 12:22 pm
Police are looking for a man who raped and robbed a woman in her Queens apartment.
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FILE - In this Monday, April 18, 2005 file photo, U.S. Cardinal Theodore Edgar McCarrick attends a Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 the Vatican announced Pope Francis defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, files)
February 16, 2019 - 12:13 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing confession and of sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Holy See said Saturday. McCarrick, 88, is the highest-ranking Catholic...
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Brian Simonsen NYPD
NYPD
February 16, 2019 - 10:53 am
Police are questioning a second suspect in the Queens cellphone store robbery that led to the death of an NYPD detective, sources say.
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FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio shake hands during a news conference in New York. Cuomo and de Blasio trumpeted Amazon's decision to build a $2.5 billion campus in the Queens borough of New York as a major coup. Neither one expected the near immediate local backlash that would cause Amazon to cancel their plans on Feb. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
February 16, 2019 - 7:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In early November, word began to leak that Amazon was serious about choosing New York to build a giant new campus. The city was eager to lure the company and its thousands of high-paying tech jobs, offering billions in tax incentives and lighting the Empire State Building in Amazon...
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The family of Anthony Myrie
Sonia Rincon/ 1010 WINS
February 15, 2019 - 6:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A second autopsy has been ordered by the family of a 24-year-old Brooklyn man who died 'all of a sudden' while in custody at an upstate prison. RELATED: Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke beaten by inmates in prison: Report | Missouri jail's nurse allegedly...
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St. Lucy's-St. Patrick's Church in Brooklyn
Spencer Platt / Staff
February 15, 2019 - 6:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A list of 108 of priests accused of sexually abusing minors has been put out by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn. WEB EXTRA: Complete List Of Accused Priests Released By Brooklyn Diocese The incidents were spread over the 166 years of the diocese’s existence, but the...
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Man stabbed in Soundview bodega.
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February 15, 2019 - 5:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Police are reporting that a 70-year old man was fatally stabbed by a 31-year old woman in a bodega on Westchester Avenue in Soundview just past noon on Friday. Cops say the two were enmeshed in a verbal dispute, leading the woman to leave the store and come back with a knife...
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Dreamstime
February 15, 2019 - 5:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A six-month old died after rolling off her bed, police say. Joseophina Kalakhman of Forest Hills was found unconscious in her home at approximately 11 p.m. Thursday. Police say Kalakhman was placed on the bed by her mother, but then rolled off while the mother’s attention was...
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February 15, 2019 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The 9/11 Victims Fund is running out of money. RELATED: First responder needs a hero: Retired Marine searching for kidney donor | Germany deports convicted 9/11 accomplice home to Morocco | New York politicians advocate to replenish 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund The...
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In this Feb. 14, 2019 photo provided by Newark Alliance, Laurie Ross, an actor with the event planners at Life 'O the Party, holds a message reading "NJ & Newark Still Love U, Amazon!" while arriving at an Amazon office in New York. The love note came despite Amazon saying it's not seeking a new site. (Matthew Cossel/Winning Strategies for Newark Alliance via AP)
February 15, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant. Officials in Newark, New Jersey, one of the 18 finalists that Amazon rejected in November when it announced plans to put its new headquarters in New York and northern Virginia...
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