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School of the Future Brooklyn
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Kimberly Dole
December 04, 2019 - 6:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police arrested a teacher accused of assaulting a middle school student in Brooklyn on Tuesday. Officials said 57-year-old Roger Jassie was arrested at about 5:03 p.m., for kicking a 12-year-old student in the chest at School of The Future Junior High School located in East...
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Rikers Island
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December 04, 2019 - 6:39 am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Four Rikers Island guards were suspended after they allegedly failed to stop an inmate from harming himself in a jail cell, according to a New York Times report Tuesday that cited four people familiar with the matter. The Times, relying on the four people who spoke on condition of...
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December 03, 2019 - 7:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New Yorker convicted of providing material support to Hezbollah by seeking targets in New York City for terrorist attacks was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in prison. Ali Kourani, 35, was sentenced in Manhattan federal court by Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein after the Lebanon-born...
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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2019, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg speaks to the media in Phoenix. Democrats are narrowing Donald Trump's early spending advantage, with two billionaire White House hopefuls joining established party groups to target the president in key battleground states that are likely to determine the outcome of next year's election.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
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December 03, 2019 - 6:02 pm
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Michael Bloomberg expressed regret on Tuesday for the impact his hard-line policing tactics had on minorities during his time as New York City mayor and pledged during a meeting with advocates of reform to focus on criminal justice reform if elected president. “One of the...
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FILE - In this July 9, 2018 file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives to court in New York. A New York judge has rejected Harvey Weinstein’s bid to throw out the most serious charges in his sexual assault case, dealing a big blow to the disgraced movie mogul as he sought to limit the scope of his looming trial and any potential punishment. The ruling made public Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, clears the way for prosecutors to bolster their case with testimony from actress Anabella Sciorra who says Weinstein raped her in 1993 or 1994. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
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December 03, 2019 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Imminent changes to New York’s criminal justice system are forcing Harvey Weinstein back into court a month before his sexual assault trial is set to start. Weinstein is due to appear Friday at a bail hearing necessitated by changes that go into effect Jan. 1. Weinstein has pleaded...
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December 03, 2019 - 3:03 pm
Trader Joe's announced Monday that it is recalling several fresh refrigerated products, including California rolls and queso dip, over concerns about listeria.
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Burglary suspect
NYPD Crime Stoppers
1010 WINS Newsroom
December 03, 2019 - 2:27 pm
Police are searching for a man believed to be behind 13 burglaries in Manhattan in a two-week period.
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Police Commissioner Dermot Shea
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Kimberly Dole
December 03, 2019 - 1:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Newly sworn-in Police Commissioner Dermot Shea spoke with 1010 WINS about his new role and what he hopes to accomplish. Police Commissioner Dermot Shea is a Queens native who has been called a crime stats guru by some. But memorizing crime stats is only a small portion of...
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December 03, 2019 - 1:37 pm
An 83-year-old Long Island man hit his wife with his car on Monday morning, killing her.
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Man entering subway
NYPD Crime Stoppers
1010 WINS Newsroom
December 03, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Police are looking for information on a couple who were seen engaged in sexual activity on a Manhattan subway platform.
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