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Dreamstime
December 19, 2018 - 9:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez will be in court on Wednesday. Gonzalez consented to motions dismissing 1,422 warrants, and 28 convictions. RELATED: Cuomo: 'Let's legalize the adult use of recreational marijuana' | Disabled NJ veteran’s husband faces deportation...
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Suspect sex attack
NYPD
December 19, 2018 - 7:46 am
The hunt is on for a predator in Queens who police say beat a woman on the street and then sexually assaulted her.
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Prada
Facebook
December 19, 2018 - 7:26 am
Prada is no longer selling a line of accessories and displays following complaints that they featured blackface-style imagery.
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Teen found dead Lawrence
1010 WINS
December 19, 2018 - 7:01 am
A teenager was found shot and stabbed to death on Long Island Tuesday, and while police haven’t identified the victim, there are indications it might be the work of the MS-13 gang.
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December 18, 2018 - 6:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The New York Housing City Housing Authority has earned top honors for a distinction it would rather not have: The city's worst landlord. The municipal agency earned that honor from the New York City Public Advocate, which released Wednesdat morning it's annual list of the...
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December 18, 2018 - 5:11 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- More than 1,000 companies, startups and community projects around New York state will share more than $763 million in economic development funding announced Tuesday. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, a Democrat, joined state and local leaders in Albany on Tuesday to announce the funding...
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December 18, 2018 - 5:08 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Phil Murphy's administration twice asked an aide accused of sexual assault to leave state government in the months before a newspaper story detailing the allegations emerged, but stopped short of firing him. Murphy's chief of staff, Pete Cammarano, told a joint...
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December 18, 2018 - 5:01 pm
HIGHLAND SPRINGS, Va. (AP) -- The Florida man accused of shooting and killing his teen daughter and teen niece in Virginia has been arrested in New York City. News outlets cite a Tuesday tweet from Henrico County police confirming that 39-year-old Abdool Zaman was arrested with the assistance of...
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December 18, 2018 - 4:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) - An after-school basketball coach has been sentenced to 20 years behind bars for sexually abusing two 8-year-old girls at an Upper West Side school. Prosecutors said Tuesday that Channing Parker also was sentenced to 15 years of post-release supervision. Parker, 23, of the Bronx,...
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Dreamstime
December 18, 2018 - 4:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Prosecutors say a Bronx accountant has pleaded guilty to an acid attack intended to conceal the embezzlement of $750,000 from a nonprofit in Long Island City. Authorities say Kim Williams faces 17 years behind bars after pleading guilty Monday to first-degree assault. Her...
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