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Kimberly Dole
May 31, 2019 - 10:26 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The World Health Organization will list video gaming as a behavioral addiction for the first time. An official vote by the World Health Organization was made for the latest edition of its International Classification of Diseases, or ICD, to include an entry on "gaming...
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Mike Montone
May 31, 2019 - 10:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police were at the 14th and 23rd Street F train stations investigating reports that someone set off a firecracker on a subway car. The parties responsible were apparently kids who lit the firecrackers in the last car of the train at the 23rd Street station. scenes from #...
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Kimberly Dole
May 31, 2019 - 8:52 am
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A New Jersey woman is under arrest for allegedly stabbing a man while they were on their first date. Police say Zaniya P. Stevens, 23, of Newark met the man online. According to Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose, police were called to the North Ward...
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Kimberly Dole
May 31, 2019 - 7:59 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD are searching for a suspect who they say committed several robberies in Brooklyn while on a motorcycle. Police say that on April 29, at approximately 4:30 p.m., a 46-year-old female was driving southbound on Ditmas Avenue and then stopped at a traffic light at East...
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Kimberly Dole
May 31, 2019 - 6:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A mural in Brooklyn promoting "Good Resolutions" was defaced with a Hitler note. Collive.com reports that pedestrians saw a girl and some others writing on the giant mural which is located right outside of the Jewish Children’s Museum in Crown Heights and has post-it notes...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 10, 2019, file photo, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., listens during a House Financial Services Committee hearing with leaders of major banks on Capitol Hill in Washington. A company has cut ties with a California minor league baseball team that played a Memorial Day video that included an image of Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with those of Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro. The Fresno Bee reports the raisin company Sun-Maid terminated its sponsorship of the Fresno Grizzlies on Wednesday, May 29. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
May 30, 2019 - 2:12 pm
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A company has cut ties with a California minor league baseball team that played a Memorial Day video that included an image of Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with images of Kim Jong Un and Fidel Castro. The Fresno Bee reports that raisin company Sun-Maid terminated...
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A homeless man sits in the falling snow in the Financial District, January 30, 2019 in New York City.
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Mike Montone
May 30, 2019 - 1:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There are fewer homeless New Yorkers. That's according to a report Thursday, by the Department of Homeless Services. It released results of a federally mandated 'HOPE' street homeless survey conducted in January. RELATED: San Francisco area homeless count increases by double...
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Kimberly Dole
May 30, 2019 - 12:23 pm
NEW CANAAN, Conn. (1010 WINS) -- Police officials are continuing their investigation to locate Jennifer Dulos, 50, who disappeared amid a bitter divorce. Dulos' family and friends released a statement saying in part “Those who know Jennifer know her to be a devoted mother; an extremely thoughtful,...
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A Queens man is accused of sexually abusing a teenager on the 7 train.
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Mike Montone
May 30, 2019 - 11:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police say they've arrested a man wanted for sexually assaulting a teenager on the subway. Kenneth Kou, 28, allegedly rubbed his body against a 15-year-old girl while she slept on a Queens bound 7 train near Junction Boulevard station last Sunday. NYPD Kou, of Albertson,...
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Mike Montone
May 30, 2019 - 9:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A teacher in the Bronx is accused of raping a student. RELATED: Report: WeWork disputes claim that ‘frat boy culture’ led to sex assaults at company events Former Yankees hero John Wetteland indicted on 3 counts of child sex assault NJ woman charged in murder, sex assault of...
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