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December 14, 2018 - 5:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Bronx's 42nd Precinct has gotten a holiday makeover. The jail cells have been made over into various Christmas themes, covered in bows and tinsels and all other sorts of holiday cheer. One holding cell is decorated with tea cups and teddy bears, while another is the...
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December 14, 2018 - 5:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Prada on Friday removed from the windows of its SoHo store a display featuring product that critics charge are in the spirit of blackface. "Prada Group abhors racist imagery, the company said in a statement. "The Pradamalia are fantasy charms composed of elements of the...
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December 14, 2018 - 4:29 pm
FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) -- Sen. Chuck Schumer has wrapped up his 20th annual tour of all 62 counties in New York state. The Senate's Democratic leader toured a Washington County industrial park near the Vermont border on Friday as he completed his 2018 statewide tour. Schumer has made a point of...
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People stopped to pickup cash after a Brink's truck spilled on Route 3.
Betsy Richards
December 14, 2018 - 4:23 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- More than half a million dollars spilled from an armored truck onto a New Jersey highway, and nearly $300,000 remains missing a day later, police said Friday. East Rutherford police said in a statement that two bags of cash fell from a Brink's truck near MetLife...
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Artie Lange takes part in SiriusXM host Ron Bennington's annual Thanksgiving Special at Hard Rock Cafe
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December 14, 2018 - 3:28 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Despite a positive drug test, comedian Artie Lange has avoided jail. NJ.com reports, Lange was in court on Friday, when Judge Nancy Sivilli directed him to a drug court. If he isn't accepted into the program, then he'll once again face the possibility of time behind bars...
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December 14, 2018 - 2:12 pm
If you lost an engagement ring on a bus in Brooklyn a decade ago, a Long Island reporter may have something for you.
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December 14, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Parents of students at New York City’s elite public schools have filed a federal lawsuit against Mayor Bill de Blasio over what they say is a discriminatory plan to diversify the city’s specialized high schools.
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A sign stands near the site of the December 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting
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December 14, 2018 - 12:53 pm
NEWTOWN, CT (1010 WINS) -- Friday is the sixth anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut -- the massacre that ended the lives of 20 first graders and six educators. RELATED: New docs shine light on Sandy Hook shooter’s ‘scorn for humanity’ | Sandy Hook mom...
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Mike Montone
December 14, 2018 - 11:35 am
WESTAMPTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- The husband of a disabled Army veteran from New Jersey has been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement and now faces deportation over years old, simple marijuana charges. WEB EXTRA: GoFundMe setup to raise money for husband of disabled vet held by ICE Dane...
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People stopped to pickup cash after a Brink's truck spilled on Route 3.
Betsy Richards
December 14, 2018 - 10:38 am
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- If you picked up cash on Route 3 on Thursday, Brink's would like it back. RELATED: Cars crash as drivers stop to grab loose cash on Route 3 Cops say some $6,000 has already been returned after money went flying, and drivers jumped out of cars to scoop up bills...
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