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Sonia Rincon
David Caplan
May 24, 2019 - 12:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Rep. Jerry Nadler fell ill, nearly fainting, Friday morning at a press conference on the Upper West Side with Mayor Bill de Blasio. Nadler's office said, "He is OK. Seems to have been dehydrated and it was very warm in the room. He is now responsive and receiving a check-up...
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School zone
Sergi Nunez
Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 11:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — If you speed through a school zone in New York City, you’ll be more likely to get caught soon. The city is more than doubling its school zone speed cameras. It was a tough fight to expand our speed camera program — but now we can protect kids near hundreds of more schools...
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Lyft
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Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 9:31 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A group of criminals is robbing Lyft drivers by exploiting a weakness in the Lyft drivers app. Driver Kaymiul Uddin told 1010 WINS that thieves snatched his phone, typed stuff on it, then dropped it and ran out of his car. “I picked up my phone. They closed all the apps,”...
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Jewish symbols
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Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Hate speech was found on the wall of a Staten Island synagogue Thursday morning. The words “synagogue of Satan” were written on the wall of the Chabad of Staten Island in Meiers Corners on Harold Street. The message “SOS,” presumably short-hand for “synagogue of Satan” was...
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NYPD
Glenn Schuck
May 24, 2019 - 6:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Just after midnight Friday, police arrested 23-year-old Isaiah Thompson of Bedford-Stuyvesant for pulling the emergency brake on a northbound 2 train in Chelsea during the evening rush Tuesday. Police caught him hours after releasing surveillance video and the day after...
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May 23, 2019 - 4:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Plans to build a new Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York are moving forward, a sign that the interstate feuding that stalled the process over the last several years may finally be coming to an end. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced Thursday that it is...
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Kimberly Dole
May 23, 2019 - 1:57 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS/AP) -- PATH riders are urged to bring cash after the Port Authority reported that they are unable to process any credit or debit card transactions at vending machines or online. In a tweet from the PATH Train account, they stated that Cubic Transportation Systems have...
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Mike Montone
May 23, 2019 - 12:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A graduation speaker at New York University slammed the president as a 'fascist' and referred to Israel as an 'apartheid' state on Monday. RELATED: NYU law grad among 14 killed in terrorist attack at Kenyan hotel Report: Cornell, NYU saw hundreds of sex misconduct incidents...
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Kimberly Dole
May 23, 2019 - 7:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man was slashed on a subway station platform in the Red Hook section of Brooklyn Thursday morning. Police say the victim was slashed in the face and the leg at the Smith-9th Street Station in around 2:45 a.m. He was taken to New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist...
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NYPD
David Caplan
May 22, 2019 - 6:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The MTA is on the hunt for a man who police say has been activating the emergency brakes on subway trains and disrupting thousands of commuters. According to NYPD, the suspect entered a northbound 2 train located on the corner of West 14th Street and Seventh Avenue where he...
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