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January 22, 2019 - 1:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Road Runners are coming to New Jersey. The running club and Jersey City officials announced Tuesday they will host a new race, the NYRR Newport Fiesta 5K, in the city's downtown area on May 4. The five kilometer race (3.1 miles) will start and end at Washington Street...
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January 22, 2019 - 1:46 pm
RED BANK, N.J. (AP) -- A restaurant owned by musician and New Jersey native Jon Bon Jovi served 71 free meals to furloughed federal employees and their families. JBJ Soul Kitchen in Red Bank served up soups and entrees Monday. The meals are a result of a partnership with Gov. Phil Murphy's...
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January 22, 2019 - 1:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A new report from critics of Airbnb and other home-sharing platforms claims New York City could lose nearly 11,000 housing units if new regulations on the companies don't go forward. A federal judge this month blocked a New York City law that would have subjected Airbnb and...
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Q train lewd behavior
NYPD
January 22, 2019 - 1:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops are looking for a guy they say couldn't keep his hands off himself on a southbound Q train. Police say it was around 12:30 p.m. Monday, when the man laid down on a bench, pleasured himself in full view of other passengers, completed the act, wiped his hands on a train...
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Mayor de Blasio has renewed an effort to ban plastic bags in New York City.
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January 22, 2019 - 11:59 am
HOBOKEN, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- If you're shopping in Hoboken, you're gonna need to bring a bag. RELATED: Cuomo wants to ban plastic bags statewide | Gov. Murphy vetoes NJ bill imposing 5-cent fee on plastic bags | Kroger to phase out plastic bags at all stores A ban on plastic bags kicked-in on...
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January 22, 2019 - 11:36 am
COPIAGUE, NY (1010 WINS) -- A man has been arrested in the stabbing death of his wife inside of their Copiague home on Monday. RELATED: Trial begins for NYC man accused of trying to pin wife’s killing on 9-year-old daughter | Police: Father kills wife, slashes daughter at Queens home | NJ husband...
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Rikers Island
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January 22, 2019 - 10:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Fewer inmates and skyrocketing costs, that's what Comptroller Scott Stringer says about Rikers Island. RELATED: Rikers guard reinstated after judge agrees poppy seeds caused positive drug test | Suit: Rikers guards chained woman to toilet fixture, raped her with flashlight...
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Rod Covlin
1010 WINS
January 22, 2019 - 9:01 am
The trial of an Upper West Side man who allegedly strangled his wife and tried to pin it on his 9-year-old daughter begins Tuesday.
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Carle Place fire
1010 WINS
January 22, 2019 - 7:23 am
Firefighters from Brooklyn to Long Island have been busy battling fires amid some of the coldest conditions seen in our area in years.
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Subway grope suspect sought
NYPD
January 21, 2019 - 4:40 pm
Police looking for a man who they say groped a woman on a number 4 station on Jan. 4.
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