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December 12, 2018 - 10:18 am
Susan Liebowitz, 55, of Brooklyn, was charged Wednesday with leaving the scene of an accident, failure to yield to a pedestrian and failure to exercise due care.
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Cops are looking for a woman who stole a woman's purse during a church service in the Bronx.
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December 12, 2018 - 9:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Most people think of the holidays as a time for giving, but a woman in the Bronx had a different idea. RELATED: US tourist helps stop thief who tried to steal Magna Carta | Thief in Mexico tries to steal hearse, with body inside | Brooklyn thief electrocuted by subway rail...
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December 12, 2018 - 9:31 am
But some people think the Amazon deal was a little too good and the City Council is looking into it. A hearing is taking place Wednesday and protesters will be at City Hall today to make their displeasure known.
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December 12, 2018 - 7:42 am
Not everybody is a fan of the holiday decorations at the Holland Tunnel. In fact, one man dislikes them so much he started an online petition at Change.org to have them removed.
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December 11, 2018 - 6:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Manhattan nanny has been convicted of stuffing a baby wipe down the throat of a 2-month-old boy in her care, nearly killing the child. Marianne Benjamin-Williams was found guilty Tuesday of attempted murder, assault and strangulation after just one day of deliberations. She's to...
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December 11, 2018 - 4:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City is changing rules and speeding up some of its trains in an effort to improve subway service. The New York Times reports that New York City Transit increased train speeds on two lines in Brooklyn from 15 mph to as much as 30 mph over the weekend. The agency's president...
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December 11, 2018 - 4:36 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Jersey City is teaming up with Amazon to try and thwart the thefts of packages during the Christmas season. Police Chief Michael Kelly says his department reached out to the retailer and received small surveillance cameras as well as dummy boxes. They've been placed...
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December 11, 2018 - 4:31 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former patients of a doctor accused of molesting children at Rockefeller University Hospital for decades are demanding to know what happened to photos they say the physician took while the abuse was occurring. The physician, Reginald Archibald, worked at the New York City...
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December 11, 2018 - 3:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 14-year-old male student was slashed in the head with a sharp instrument by a fellow student Tuesday morning at a Queens high school, police said. The student suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Police are hunting for the 13-year-old suspect. The victim, who is the son...
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
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December 11, 2018 - 3:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Legal marijuana could get rolled up in Gov. Andrew Cuomo's 2019 budget. Aides say Cuomo is preparing to introduce a plan for legal pot in New York, the New York Post reports. RELATED: Marlboro maker places $2.4 billion bet on marijuana | NJ lawmakers may finally vote on bill...
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