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October 15, 2018 - 2:12 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- New Jersey's governor says he's ordered an investigation into the hiring of a senior staffer despite allegations of sexual assault in his past, and a current one from a state official. “I feel awful for Katie [Brennan>. Nobody deserves this. She’s been screaming out for...
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Lt. Thomas Murphy, Chief Allan Attanasio, Detective Sgt. Andrew Huber
Mountainside Police Facebook Page
October 15, 2018 - 12:24 pm
NEWARK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- A trial starts Monday, in the sexual harassment case against the Mountainside Police Department. Five men and one woman claim their superior officers used a sex to to harass them, and subjected them to homophobic and racial slurs. Evidence in the suit includes a video in...
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An off duty cop was killed when a car he was riding in slammed into a truck on Rt 1 in Linden.
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October 15, 2018 - 11:40 am
LINDEN, NJ (1010 WINS) -- An off-duty cop from Hillside was killed early Monday, in a collision on Route 1 in Linden. Debris from the crash stretches across a football field length of Route 1. An Acura Crossover collided with a tractor trailer stopped at the intersection with Pleasant Ave. "It...
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James Rackover mugshot.
Broward County Police
October 15, 2018 - 10:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 27-year-old man is going on trial in a case that made headlines two years ago. James Rackover is accused of killing Joseph Comunale. Rackover lived in a fourth floor apartment in the Grand Sutton on East 59th Street. He took the name of a well-known 'jeweler to the stars'...
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October 15, 2018 - 8:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A suspect was arrested Sunday on hate crime assault charges after allegedly attacking a Jewish man in Brooklyn. Authorities say the attack happened at around 7:30 a.m. in Borough Park near 46th Street and 13th Avenue. The victim, 62-year-old Leopold Schwartz, suffered cuts...
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A New Jersey Transit train arrives at Hoboken Terminal during morning rush hour
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October 15, 2018 - 7:31 am
HOBOKEN, N.J. (1010 WINS) – New Jersey Transit riders are being hit with another inconvenience on their commutes. On Sunday, the agency began a new schedule which will impact rail service on multiple lines as the agency works to install federally mandated safety technology known as positive train...
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Coast Guard
October 15, 2018 - 7:02 am
The bodies of all three passengers on board a small plane that crashed off the Hamptons Saturday morning have been recovered.
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October 14, 2018 - 4:05 pm
An MTA employee was arrested Sunday after her allegedly exposed himself to two young girls in Brooklyn last week, police said.
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October 14, 2018 - 1:37 pm
Following the horrific limousine crash that killed 20 people upstate, Sen. Chuck Schumer is pointing to glaring gaps in safety data that he says exist because federal officials have not done enough to investigate limo accidents.
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October 14, 2018 - 12:51 pm
The NYPD is on the hunt for three women who have been pickpocketing transit riders and using their stolen credit cards to go on shopping sprees.
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