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New York City Public Housing
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October 18, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With the temperature falling, Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to make an announcement about heat in public housing. RELATED: NYCHA staff accused of holding sex parties at housing development | Freeze warning in effect on coldest day since April | Tenants: Federal NYCHA...
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October 18, 2018 - 10:23 am
A freeze warning was in effect for parts of the Tri-State area until 9 a.m. Thursday.
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October 18, 2018 - 10:00 am
STONY BROOK, NY (1010 WINS) -- The king and queen are out at Stony Brook -- for homecoming that is. The school announced that they would shift to the gender-neutral title 'Stony Brook Royals' for members of its homecoming court this year, Newsday reported. According to a news release, the royals...
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Cops are looking for a guy who allegedly shouted anti-white statements before punching a man in the face.
NYPD
October 18, 2018 - 9:20 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is investigating an attack on a man outside Ray's Pizza on East 138th Street in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx on October 6. It might have been a hate crime. Cops say 60-year-old Chris Bilcik, a registered nurse, was harassed by a man who pointed at him and...
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October 18, 2018 - 8:21 am
Maplewood, New Jersey residents are on edge after two women were attacked in less than a week.
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Ambulance
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October 18, 2018 - 8:00 am
A pedestrian was the victim of an early-morning hit-and-run crash in Queens. It happened at Rockaway Boulevard and 103rd Street in Ozone Park.
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FDNY Truck
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October 18, 2018 - 6:58 am
A firefighter behind the wheel of an FDNY truck suffered a seizure and crashed into more than a dozen cars in Brooklyn Wednesday night.
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Trump name removed from Upper West Side condo.
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
October 17, 2018 - 7:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Residents in another New York City tower have voted to remove the Trump name from their building in a sign that the Republican president's brand is losing some of its power. pic.twitter.com/8PuFb6UABQ — Sonia Rincón (@SoniaRincon) October 18, 2018 The New York Times reports...
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October 17, 2018 - 6:06 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The owner of several pharmacies has been charged with defrauding the IRS by concealing income. Rao Desu faces counts of fraud conspiracy and assisting in filing false tax returns. The fraud count carries a maximum five-year prison sentence. Filing a false tax return carries a...
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October 17, 2018 - 5:54 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A new report finds that when it comes to federal government, New York gives more than it receives. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says taxes paid by residents and businesses last year total about $24 billion more than the federal funds allotted to New York. It's the third straight...
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