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Casanova
Stephen Smith/SIPA USA
August 11, 2018 - 4:57 pm
Police are searching for Brooklyn rapper Casanova in connection to an alleged assault on a woman at a Manhattan diner.
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Dreamstime
August 11, 2018 - 4:33 pm
We've been hearing about this for some time, but those dreaded lane closures on Route 495 in New Jersey have finally begun. And what's already often a pretty unpleasant commute has now become unbearable.
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Overturned crane
NYC Office of Emergency Management
August 11, 2018 - 3:06 pm
A man was injured when a loading crane collapsed in Staten Island Saturday.
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Google Street View
August 11, 2018 - 12:35 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A cyclist struck by a garbage truck Friday afternoon on the Upper West Side has died, the NYPD said. The victim was identified as Madison Jane Lyden, 23, of Australia. Police said the collision happened around 4:45 p.m. in front of 70 Central Park West, near 66th Street...
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Far Rockaway Shooting
NYPD
August 11, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 15-year-old suspect is in critical condition after being shot by police in Queens Friday night. NYPD Assistant Chief David Barrere confirmed police from the 101st Precinct were called to a home near Redfern Ave. and Nameoke Ave. in Far Rockaway to disperse a fight. The...
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Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
August 10, 2018 - 5:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Young students in New Jersey schools are now guaranteed at least 20 minutes a day of recess. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed a measure Friday that requires students in kindergarten through fifth grade to get the break from classwork each day. Lawmakers say recess allows...
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Wakeforestsports.com
August 10, 2018 - 4:49 pm
A 35-year-old college basketball coach from North Carolina has pleaded not guilty to third-degree assault charges in connection with the fatal attack on a Florida tourist in Queens.
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Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images
August 10, 2018 - 1:56 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The 51-year-old on-again, off-again boyfriend of Bethenny Frankel, the polarizing star of "The Real Housewives of New York," was found dead Friday morning in Trump Tower from an apparent drug overdose, according to multiple reports. The New York Post was the...
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A crowd rallies in support of a New York City cabbie awaiting deportation.
Al Jones/1010 WINS
August 10, 2018 - 12:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Friday is the day a New York City cab driver was scheduled to be deported to Ecuador. Edisson Barros was arrested by ICE after an NYPD summons against him was dismissed. That summons was issues when he got into an altercation with a driver who nearly ran over his dog. A...
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Sean Young attends a special screening of "John Wick" at the Regal Union Square in New York.
(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
August 10, 2018 - 11:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was caught on surveillance video stealing laptops and video production software from a store in New York City. Police say employees at a store in Queens reported a burglary Thursday. They say surveillance video showed...
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