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Kimberly Dole
March 17, 2020 - 10:26 am
An employee at the New York Times has tested positive for coronavirus, according to an email sent Monday night by New York Times publisher A.G. Sulzberger and executive editor Dean Baquet.
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A Delta airplane at JFK Airport
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Kimberly Dole
March 17, 2020 - 7:57 am
Coronavirus concerns temporarily grounded a Delta flight at John F. Kennedy Airport Monday night, the airline confirmed.
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Attempted murder-suicide Bronx
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Kimberly Dole
March 16, 2020 - 12:34 pm
Police are investigating an attempted murder-suicide that occurred Sunday night in the Bronx.
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An Amtrak train in Penn Station
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 14, 2020 - 4:50 pm
Amtrak announced Saturday that it will run on a Saturday schedule on weekdays because of decreased demand amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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Susan Richard
March 13, 2020 - 9:28 pm
New Yorkers are hunkering down amid the coronavirus scare, but the business of caring for homeless pets continues at the city's animal shelters and they need help. Animal Care Centers of NYC has reached out to 1010 WINS so that we might help spread the word that they are in desperate need of foster...
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National Guard personnel stand at attention as they wait for patients to arrive for COVID-19 coronavirus testing facility at Glen Island Park, Friday, March 13, 2020, in New Rochelle, N.Y. State officials have set up a “containment area” in the New York City suburb, where schools and houses of worship are closed within a 1-mile radius of a point near a synagogue where an infected person with coronavirus had attended events. State officials stress it is not a lockdown. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
1010 WINS Newsroom
March 13, 2020 - 8:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's largest public school system is staying open during the coronavirus crisis, New York City's mayor said Friday, defying mounting pressure to close as he raised concerns about the unintended consequences of leaving more than 1.1 million students with no place to go. Mayor...
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SI homicide
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Kimberly Dole
March 13, 2020 - 3:11 pm
Investigators have deemed the death of a 23-year-old Staten Island man a homicide.
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Billie Rama
March 13, 2020 - 2:27 pm
Many of those first responders became ill from toxins at Ground Zero after the terror attacks at the World Trade Center. Many of them may have cancer, respiratory disease and compromised immune systems which make coronavirus more dangerous and possibly deadly, said Nick Papain, an attorney for the...
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Kimberly Dole
March 13, 2020 - 12:26 pm
Despite subways and buses continuing to run normally, ridership across the MTA has drastically dropped amid coronavirus concerns, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office revealed on Thursday.
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Fernando Cabrera
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 13, 2020 - 11:51 am
Bronx Councilman Fernando Cabrera announced Friday that his son has the coronavirus.
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