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Kimberly Dole
September 17, 2019 - 4:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A car jumped a curb in the Bronx after a two-vehicle collision, fatally striking a child in a stroller, police say. The accident occurred at approximately 4:00 p.m. in Willaimsbridge at E. 215th Street and White Plains Road authorities say. Child Fatally Struck in Sidewalk...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 4:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine is testifying against two reputed members of a violent New York City street gang. The rapper took the witness stand on Tuesday as part of a cooperation agreement with federal prosecutors. He admitted in a guilty plea earlier this year that he joined the Nine...
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Extell Development
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Central Park Tower, located at 217 West 57th Street, officially topped out on Tuesday at 1,550 feet high, breaking the record set by nearby 432 Park Avenue for the tallest residential building in the world. It would be the tallest building in New York City if not for the...
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Kimberly Dole
September 17, 2019 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio honored the late Detective Luis Alvarez on Tuesday by presenting his family with a Key to the City. Alvarez was an NYPD Detective and 9/11 first responder who spent his last days lobbying with Congress to continue funding for other 9/11 first responders...
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World's Big Sleep Out
World's Big Sleep Out
Andrew Weber
September 17, 2019 - 1:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Times Square will be home to a “sleep out” in December that aims to raise funds to fight homelessness, organizers announced Tuesday. Pedestrian plazas in the area will be shut down on Dec. 7 as supporters of the cause can pay for the privilege of sleeping there. The World's...
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Andrew Weber
September 17, 2019 - 12:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A rabbi and assistant principal at a New York City private school is accused of tricking a teenage boy into sending him naked photos, federal prosecutors revealed on Tuesday. Jonathan Skolnick was arrested Saturday and is scheduled to have a detention hearing on Wednesday,...
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Uber and Lyft drivers protest changes in the apps
Glenn Schuck
Andrew Weber
September 17, 2019 - 10:26 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Uber and Lyft drivers nearly halted traffic on the Brooklyn Bridge and FDR Drive Tuesday morning as part of a protest against new changes with the ride-hailing apps. Uber is starting a policy today which kicks drivers off the app between rides, in order to comply with New...
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Police on scene of officer shooting on Staten Island
NYPD
Andrew Weber
September 17, 2019 - 9:07 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – An NYPD officer was shot on Prince Street on Staten Island Tuesday morning, said officials. The female officer is in serious but stable condition after being shot once in the hand, according to authorities. Officer, Suspect Struck by Gunfire @CitizenApp 20 Prince St 8:48:35...
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Harvey Weinstein
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 8:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — An attorney for Harvey Weinstein says her client is not without sin — but he's also not "a rapist." Donna Rotunno, speaking on "CBS This Morning," said on Tuesday that she feels the evidence will exonerate the movie mogul of any criminal wrongdoing. Weinstein is scheduled to go to...
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Toddler on AC unit outside 13th-floor window
CBS
Andrew Weber
September 17, 2019 - 8:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – The NYPD is investigating a video which shows a toddler crawl out of a 13th-floor window in the Bronx onto an air-conditioning unit. The incident happened at about 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Butler Houses on Webster Avenue in Claremont. The 3-year-old boy was identified by the...
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