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A doorman took this picture of a man allegedly trying to rape a woman on the Upper West Side.
Al Jones/1010 WINS
July 06, 2018 - 7:59 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A suspect has been arrested in a brutal attempted rape on the Upper West Side. The attack was broken up by a doorman. Less than 24 hrs later, @NYPDSVU apprehended the suspect wanted for the attempted rape which occurred on 7/4/18 in the @NYPD20Pct . Once again, assistance...
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Cops are looking for a guy who tried to rape a woman on the Upper West Side.
July 05, 2018 - 5:37 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops are looking for a man who tried to rape a woman on the Upper West Side, Wednesday night. Al Jones/1010 WINS Police say he tried to talk to her as she walked home from 84th Street and Central Park West. When she ignored him he got violent, and cops say he threw her down...
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July 05, 2018 - 5:01 pm
ROCHELLE PARK, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Fourth of July celebrations fizzled in a pair of New Jersey towns when a vendor failed to deliver. Fireworks Extravaganza, which operates out of Rochelle Park, posted an apology Thursday, to its Facebook page blaming a 'perfect storm of events' for the canceled...
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Robert Shermaniski of Valley Stream is accused of threatening to murder a West Palm Beach police sergeant.
Nassau County Police
July 05, 2018 - 12:49 pm
VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A Valley Stream man has been arrested and accused of harassing a Florida police department, and threatening to kill a sergeant. Cops say Robert Shemanski called the West Palm Beach Police Department for about two years and harassed them. Detectives say Tuesday,...
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July 05, 2018 - 12:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS) -- The NYPD is on the hunt for a man who broke into a Staten Island home wearing only a white bathrobe. The robed robber snatched a television and vacuum cleaner, police said Thursday. He entered the home in the Arrochar neighborhood around 10:40 p.m. on June 23. Surveillance...
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Police Tape File Image
July 05, 2018 - 12:00 pm
NEW CASSEL, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- The death of a 16-year-old boy is under investigation on Long Island. Authorities say the victim, Jordan Harris of Uniondale, was pronounced dead at the hospital after being found with serious injuries on Roman Ave and Costar Street in New Cassel. According to Nassau...
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AP Photo/Annie Rice
July 05, 2018 - 10:25 am
American businesses added 177,000 workers in June, a sign of health and resilience for the U.S. labor market and economy, according to a private survey.
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Statue Of Liberty Climber
Danny Owens
July 05, 2018 - 9:47 am
A woman who climbed the Statue of Liberty's base and spurred the statue's evacuation on July Fourth is due in Federal Court today.
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July 05, 2018 - 9:41 am
A 28-year-old man was killed Thursday morning inside a grocery store in Brooklyn's Crown Heights neighborhood. At 5:06 a.m., police responded to a 911 call of a male shot inside of the store, located at 412 Utica Avenue, officials said. When police arrived, they found the man with a gunshot wound...
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Street outside the 46th Precinct in the Bronx renamed for slain officer Miosotis Familia.
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
July 05, 2018 - 8:10 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The street outside the 46th Precinct was renamed in honor of slain NYPD officer Miosotis Familia on Thursday. A memorial Mass was held Thursday morning a year after her murder. The Mass was held at the World Changes Church on Grand Concourse near E. 184th Street. An NYPD...
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