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Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer tears down anti-immigrant fliers in Queens.
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer
October 09, 2018 - 11:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Anti-immigrant fliers have reportedly been turning up in Queens. City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer said he spotted them when he was out for a run in Sunnyside on Sunday. They were posted on electrical cabinets at Skillman and 35th. He told the Daily News he tore them down. “...
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Russell Cohen faces aggravated DWI and child endangerment charges.
Suffolk County Police
October 09, 2018 - 10:24 am
CENTEREACH, NY (1010 WINS) -- Students say their driving instructor didn't seem to care much for the rules of the road, now he's under arrest. The Long Island driver's ed teacher is facing charges for taking his students for a ride while intoxicated. Russel Cohen, 58, was giving a lesson to four...
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Cleaning service file image.
October 09, 2018 - 9:54 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Customers say a local maid is better at making a mess than she is at cleaning up. Last week, 1010 WINS reported that a Brooklyn woman hired a maid from a cleaning service, only to find the maid passed out drunk on the floor after allegedly raiding her liquor cabinet. Not...
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Two Brooklyn siblings are missing after leaving home to search for their sister.
October 09, 2018 - 9:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops are looking for two kids who went missing after leaving their Brooklyn home to help track down their runaway sister. Jeremy Carangvi, 13, and Nataly Carangvi, 11, were last seen at their Bleecker Street home in Bushwick. PIX11 reports the pair took off Monday in search...
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October 09, 2018 - 8:20 am
Brooklyn pet owners are being warned about raccoons that have contracted the “zombie virus.”
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October 08, 2018 - 7:41 pm
It looks like Anthony Weiner will be a free man sooner than originally planned.
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(AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
October 08, 2018 - 7:00 pm
After 20 people were killed in a crash in upstate New York Saturday, the state is seeking a cease and desist order to keep the limousine company from operating.
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Police are nvestigating hateful graffiti found at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School.
Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest New Jersey
October 08, 2018 - 3:01 pm
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Racist, anti-Semitic, and other hateful graffiti was found spray painted on a wall at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School on Saturday. The graffiti included a swastika, ethnic slurs, and hateful messages to Hillary Clinton. Images of the vandalism were shared on the...
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October 08, 2018 - 1:01 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- There's no time like the present to start hibernating, if you're a bear in New Jersey. The Garden State's annual bear hunt began on Monday morning. The hunt is expected to be greatly reduced this year, following an order from Gov. Phil Murphy, that bans black bear hunting...
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Columbus Day
Xinhua/Sipa USA
October 08, 2018 - 12:46 pm
The Columbus Day Parade is back for the 74th year in New York City.
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