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New York City subway train.
June 01, 2018 - 10:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With the New York City subway still in need of serious repairs and upgrades, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday, that he supports Transit Authority President Andy Byford's $19 billion subway upgrade plan. On Friday, his challenger, Cynthia Nixon was at Brooklyn's Borough...
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An FDNY truck.
Dreamstime
June 01, 2018 - 9:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- As cops explain it, 37-year-old Sean Figaro believed he had a curse hanging over him and there was only one way to end it. And that was by burning down his old home on East 80th Street in Canarsie. They say he splashed gasoline on the front of the building and set it on fire...
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Dreamstime
June 01, 2018 - 8:49 am
FREEHOLD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Jerry Wolkowitz was standing outside his apartment in Freehold on Thursday, when a man came up and attacked him -- dragging him into a parking lot, stealing his car, and driving over him. Wolkowitz, 55, is a member of the Freehold First Aid Squad. He was left in a coma...
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Dreamstime
June 01, 2018 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Before you ask, yes alternate side of the street parking rules are in effect today -- despite the fact that it's National Donut Day -- schools and banks are also open, and so are the donut shops. Donutologist Todd Jones at Cuzin's Duzin says 'donutologist' is a real thing...
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June 01, 2018 - 7:19 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A couple from New Jersey came into the city to celebrate their 10th anniversary. They caught a Broadway show, took a walk around Times Square, and everything was going great -- until suddenly it wasn't. Jeremy Goldberg and his wife Paola had just seen Dear Evan Hansen, when...
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May 31, 2018 - 6:03 pm
Dueling videos show the arrest of a Philadelphia woman suspected of underage drinking on a Wildwood beach, with one shot by a beachgoer showing a police officer punching her in the head, and police body-cam footage appearing to show her spitting at an officer afterward.
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NYPD
May 31, 2018 - 4:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- More than 1,000 packets of synthetic marijuana known as K2 was seized in Brooklyn on Thursday. Four people were also arrested in the Brownsville bust, 1010 WINS' Holli Haerr reported. Looks “innocent” but it’s not, @NYPDnews says about K2 seized in Brooklyn...in Hulk, Scooby...
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Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano
(Photo by Thomas A. Ferrara/Newsday/MCT/Sipa USA)
May 31, 2018 - 3:42 pm
A mistrial was declared in the corruption and bribery trial of former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and his wife, Linda.
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Four people were injured when a car slammed into a Bed Stuy building.
FDNY
May 31, 2018 - 1:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There were several injuries when a car slammed into a coffee shop in Bed Stuy on Thursday morning. Natisha Thomas told 1010 WINS' Darius Radzius that it all happened very fast. #FDNY members are on scene of a motor vehicle into a four story mixed use building, 279 Nostrand...
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The city rolled out a car share pilot program that's expected to cost New York drivers hundreds of spots.
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
May 31, 2018 - 8:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a car share program Thursday, that would allow dozens of people use a single car. More than a dozen NYC neighborhoods are getting expanded #carshare programs w/hundreds of cars they can start using 6/4. It also means losing free parking spaces...
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