Local News

Boat
Dreamstime
July 29, 2018 - 5:33 pm
A Long Island county where a 12-year-old boy died during a boating safety lesson now has a new law aimed at preventing such tragedies from happening again.
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NYPD
July 29, 2018 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is searching for four men who robbed a livery cab driver in Brooklyn. According to police, the driver dropped off a passenger on Lefferts Avenue at around 11 p.m. Friday when the four men approached. They reportedly shoved the driver in the backseat of the car...
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police tape
Dreamstime
July 29, 2018 - 12:34 pm
The NYPD says a 21-year-old Bronx man is dead after being shot in Harlem early Sunday.
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The scene following a steam pipe explosion in the Flatiron district.
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
July 29, 2018 - 11:47 am
Most of the buildings closed due to a steam pipe explosion in the Flatiron District last week have been reopened, city officials said Saturday.
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Starrett city outage
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 29, 2018 - 10:32 am
Power has been restored to the Spring Creek Towers housing development where nearly four dozen buildings lost electricity early Sunday.
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
July 28, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging lawmakers to reinstate hundreds of speed cameras in school zones that were turned off Wednesday, before the school year begins. Cuomo said there should be no issue surrounding the extension of the life-saving program. “The bill is on the Senate’s...
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Dreamstime
July 28, 2018 - 3:17 pm
A former New Jersey pastor who co-founded a Christian music festival has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in a child sex abuse case.
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(Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
July 28, 2018 - 2:57 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man is facing a heap of criminal charges after a shocking road rage incident was caught on video in Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon. Police confirmed Kevin McClean, 46, of Queens was arrested after he swung a box cutter at an Uber driver, and then stole his car keys, in...
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NYPD
July 28, 2018 - 2:37 pm
The NYPD is on the hunt for a man who attacked a person with a knife inside a subway station.
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NYPD
July 28, 2018 - 12:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Two men were slashed in the face and neck after a dispute escalated to into an assault in Brooklyn on Sunday. Police said the dispute began at around 4:30 a.m. on July 22, in front of Caoba Brooklyn Bistro on Jamaica Avenue. Three men, aged 24, 25 and 26, engaged in an...
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