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Buddha the Yorkie was found in Virgina over a year after being stolen from a Virginia man.
Richmond Animal Care and Control
December 28, 2018 - 2:03 pm
WALL, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- The term 'Christmas miracle' gets thrown around a lot, but in this case it may be appropriate. A New Jersey man has his dog back, over a year after it was stolen from his car. Volunteers at the Richmond Animal Care and Control Shelter in Virginia returned a Yorkie named...
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Cigarettes in an ash tray.
Amenic181 | Dreamstime.com
December 28, 2018 - 1:35 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City's latest crackdown on smoking starts on Tuesday. Pharmacies will be banned from selling cigarettes and other tobacco products. RELATED: NY eyes plan to be first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes | Schumer Calls For Crackdown On Flavored E-Cigarettes |...
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© Anthony Behar
December 28, 2018 - 1:33 pm
Out with the old, and in with the new. Or perhaps, out with the bad and in with the good.
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(Photo by Anthony Behar)
December 28, 2018 - 10:55 am
New Year's Eve is Monday night, and if you're planning on crowding into Times Square at least it won't be freezing cold like last year.
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December 28, 2018 - 9:57 am
Two thieves met untimely ends under the wheels of trains in separate incidents Thursday.
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Michael Rolands | Dreamstime.com
December 28, 2018 - 8:52 am
Heavy gridlock entering the Holland Tunnel has prompted the presence of crossing guards on Varick Street in downtown.
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December 28, 2018 - 7:46 am
In each of the robberies, police say they cut holes into the walls of businesses - mostly supermarkets - and loot safes and ATM machines.
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Macro shot of a dired marijuana bud with crystalline structures
December 27, 2018 - 7:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A marijuana grow house was discovered in the city on Thursday. The pot was found in an apartment building on Jacobus Place in Marble Hill. RELATED: Legal marijuana industry toasts banner year | Over 1,400 marijuana warrants thrown out in Brooklyn | Cuomo: 'Let's legalize the...
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NYPD squad car, file image.
(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
December 27, 2018 - 5:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- So far it's been a remarkably peaceful Christmas week -- so says the NYPD. RELATED: 1 dead, 2 hurt in early morning shooting outside NYC club | Body of murdered teen found on Bed Stuy rooftop | Cops search for duo in brazen Brooklyn shooting that killed man, 21 The...
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December 27, 2018 - 3:46 pm
EAST MEADOW, NY (1010 WINS) -- Did you hear the one about the flu bug that's out there, and in full swing? You know there's a shot you can take for that. RELATED: Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds | Ebola spreads to major Congo city as vaccines a concern | Sick passengers...
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