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David Caplan
July 15, 2019 - 6:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City council member Ritchie Torres officially announced on Monday his bid for the Bronx's congressional seat soon to be vacated by Rep. Jose Serrano, who is retiring after being diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. For the openly gay 31-year-old lawmaker, it means he...
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NYC blackout AP
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David Caplan
July 15, 2019 - 5:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- In its preliminary review of this past weekend's blackout -- that left parts of midtown Manhattam and the west side in the dark Saturday night -- Con Ed blames faulty equipment. "Our inspection of equipment and preliminary review of system data over the past 40 hours...
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Sonia Rincon
July 15, 2019 - 3:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A judge on Monday afternoon found 19-year-old Abel Cedeno guilty on all counts in the September 2017 stabbing death of classmate Matthew McCree, 15, in a classroom in the Bronx. Another classmate, Ariane LeBoy, was left in a coma for two days after Cedeno stabbed him at the...
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July 15, 2019 - 11:08 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- U.S. District Judge Richard Berman said Monday he won't decide today about granting financier Jeffrey Epstein bail on charges alleging he sexually abused underage girls. Prosecutors aregue that Epstein is a flight risk and a danger to the public and should remain jailed...
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July 15, 2019 - 9:54 am
JEFFERSON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Authorities say an off-duty police officer fatally shot his ex-wife and wounded her boyfriend in the town of Oak Ridge, New Jersey Sunday night. Newark police Lt. John Formisano, 49, is accused of going to the house where his ex-wife lived with their two kids and...
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Amazon
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Kimberly Dole
July 15, 2019 - 9:24 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Amazon Prime Day began at midnight pacific time on Monday. This year, the two days of bargains are also taking place at Amazon Books and Amazon 4-star for in-store promotions and product launches that NYC shoppers won't want to miss. Some of the deals include a $10 gift card...
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usa today
July 15, 2019 - 8:55 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Senator Chuck Schumer and several local restaurants are fighting back against food delivery giant GrubHub with complaints of fees that they say are "fake" and have nothing to do with food orders. It's unclear how long the problem has been going on for but several owners...
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L train subway
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Kimberly Dole
July 15, 2019 - 8:07 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The MTA will be cutting overnight service on the L train between Lorimer Street and Broadway Junction for the next three weeks. In order to perform key work, MTA officials said they need full access to that portion of track as a part of the larger L train project, including...
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NYPD
Kimberly Dole
July 15, 2019 - 7:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police released a shocking video showing a gunman shoot and kill a man on a Bronx street corner. The video shows 31-year-old Richard Cepeda’s final moments as he met his killer in the lobby of a building on the Grand Concourse in the Fordham Heights section of the Bronx at...
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NYPD
Kimberly Dole
July 15, 2019 - 6:22 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS)-- A man wanted for a beating and attempting to rape a woman in lower Manhattan was arrested on Sunday after two Bronx police officers recognized him from a wanted poster, police said. Clarence Bradley, 23, is accused of nearly raping and brutally beating a 73-year-old homeless...
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