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February 27, 2019 - 6:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD’s newest member of the force has four legs. Meet Joey. Officer Michael Pascale rescued him after finding him alone and chained to a fence in Brooklyn. It was raining out, and the pup was soaked and freezing. So Pascale ran out of his car to help him. He’s since...
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February 27, 2019 - 6:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is on the hunt for a man who burglarized multiple Manhattan homes. One of the incidents took place near Lexington Avenue and 30th Street. "The unidentified individual broke into a private residence and removed electronics and jewelry valued at $3,300.00, then...
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February 27, 2019 - 4:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City health officials have delayed a ban on CBD additives to food and drink until summer, after first imposing it earlier this year. Restaurants, cafes and bars now have till June 30 to educate themselves on reasons for banning the cannabis compound. Many businesses were...
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February 27, 2019 - 4:33 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Minority Republicans in the state Senate have used the unveiling of their business revitalization plan to hammer the chamber's Democrats for Amazon's failed New York City deal. Senate GOP Leader John Flanagan, of Long Island, said Wednesday that the chamber's majority party ``...
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February 27, 2019 - 4:29 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Democrats who hold the majority in the New York Senate are balking at the details in Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan for new tolls in Manhattan. The lawmakers announced their opposition Wednesday. Senators from Long Island led the offensive, arguing any plan intended to...
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February 27, 2019 - 4:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The American Museum of Natural History announced big plans Wednesday for its big 150th anniversary, including exhibits, an anniversary website and a new space show in the planetarium. The slate of events is starting next month to commemorate the museum's incorporation in April 1869...
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February 27, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Rail service is suspended in and out of Penn Station because of Amtrak overhead wire issues, NJ Transit says.
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February 27, 2019 - 1:45 pm
A Bronx street has been renamed for a teenager who was brutally killed last summer in what police believe was a case of mistaken identity.
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February 27, 2019 - 9:28 am
A 24 year old woman was shot and wounded by a stray bullet as she stood at a bus stop in Coney Island yesterday afternoon. Police say it happened around 4:30 p.m. outside of the Stillwell Avenue subway station.
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Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
February 27, 2019 - 8:14 am
The MTA board voted this morning on a plan that would do away with the MetroCard bonus but keep the base fare at $2.75.
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