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FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing in Washington. New York prosecutors have asked federal prison officials to transfer Manafort to New York City so he can be arraigned on state fraud charges. He is currently serving a 7 1/2-year sentence for bank fraud and other offenses at a prison in Pennsylvania. But he is also under indictment on similar state charges in New York. Two people familiar with the matter confirmed the transfer request Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
June 18, 2019 - 1:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been transferred to a correctional facility in New York but will remain in federal custody while he faces state fraud charges, a Justice Department official said Tuesday. Manafort, who is serving a federal prison sentence, is...
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E-scooters
Kyryl Gorlov
Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 11:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — E-scooters and e-bikes are currently against the law, but they may not be for long. An aide to New York Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins says the state legislature has reached an agreement on a bill to legalize them. A vote is expected tomorrow. Provisions...
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Subway pickpocket
NYPD
Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 10:47 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are looking for a criminal who couldn't bother with traditional pick-pocketing techniques on the subway last week. The suspect cut right through the pants of the sleeping victim on the L train approaching Atlantic Avenue, taking credit cards and the victim's cell phone...
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Doll
Roger Stern
Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 9:40 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD says what appeared to be a dead, bruised infant found outside a Queens park turned out to be a realistic-looking doll. A runner spotted what she thought was a baby shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday in a grassy area outside Crocheron Park in the borough's Bayside...
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Brooklyn gas
Google Street View
June 17, 2019 - 2:26 pm
Someone struck a high-pressure gas main in Brooklyn Monday, forcing residents to evacuate the area amid a reported heavy smell of gas, officials said.
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US Attorney's Office
Kimberly Dole
June 17, 2019 - 1:53 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say a man was arrested at John F. Kennedy Airport for attempting to smuggle 34 live finches into the United States from Guyana. Authorities say Francis Gurahoo, 39, concealed each bird hidden within a plastic hair-curler inside of his carry-on luggage. The smuggled...
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Nassau County Police
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Kimberly Dole
June 17, 2019 - 1:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say a man was caught on video peeping into the bathroom of a Long Island home and recording a woman and two children inside. Nassau County police say the suspect was discovered late Sunday through home surveillance footage approaching the house on Harrison Street in...
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Andrew Cuomo
SHAWN DOWD/ROCHESTER DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE
Kimberly Dole
June 17, 2019 - 11:41 am
Gov. Cuomo announced on Monday that an additional 500 officers will be assigned to buses and subway stations in an attempt to address recent harassment and assault towards MTA workers, massive fare-evasion problems and overall safety.
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Google Maps
June 17, 2019 - 11:13 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- For the first time ever, the New York City Public Housing Authority is launching a pilot program that would provide free air conditioning to some of its residents. The pilot is starting off in just two buildings of NYCHA's roughly 2,500 properties but until now, tenants...
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In this undated file photo heiress and designer Gloria Vanderbilt walks down a New York street. Vanderbilt died on Monday, June 17, 2019, at 95, according to her son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper.
FILE- In this undated file photo heiress and designer Gloria Vanderbilt walks down a New York street. Vanderbilt died on Monday, June 17, 2019, at 95, according to her son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper. (New York Post via AP, File)
Kimberly Dole
June 17, 2019 - 10:19 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Gloria Vanderbilt, known as a socialite, designer, author and also mother of Anderson Cooper has died. Gloria Vanderbilt, the ``poor little rich girl'' heiress at the center of a scandalous custody battle of the 1930s and the designer jeans queen of the 1970s and `80s,...
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