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Nyashia Ferguson
December 12, 2018 - 12:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- More charges have been dropped against a woman who became the subject of a viral arrest video last week. The video shows two cops trying to pry a baby from Jazmine Headley, the woman they were attempting to place under arrest. Two peace officers from the city Human Resources...
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Six Newark adults are accused of beating and scalding a 3-year-old as a form of corporal punishment.
Essex County Prosecutor
December 12, 2018 - 10:23 am
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Six adults are accused of abusing a 3-year-old Newark boy. RELATED: California lawmaker arrested on child cruelty suspicion | Child kickboxing debated in Thailand after 13-year-old dies | Driver finds baby crawling across busy NJ road; child unharmed Cops say the boy was...
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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.
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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Subway train station
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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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