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October 10, 2018 - 1:11 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An apparent fight ended with a stabbing in the Theater District on Wednesday morning. The Daily News reports two men were going at it at West 47th Street and 8th Ave when a knife was pulled. One guy was stabbed in the chest and back -- he was taken to Bellevue. Two men in...
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Red wine
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October 10, 2018 - 12:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A former domestic employee of Goldman Sachs President David Solomon killed himself on the same day he was expected to plead guilty to charges that he stole over $1 million of rare wine from his boss, authorities said. Nicolas DeMeyer, 41, jumped to his death from the 33rd floor of...
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An exterior view of Madison Square Garden.
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October 10, 2018 - 11:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Transportation advocates are meeting in Midtown to demand a fix to the problems at Penn Station. Beleaguered Long Island commuter Ed Janoff, he shared his thoughts on slogging through Penn Station with 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa. "It's like I get a chilling feeling every time I...
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A rash of pedestrian deaths has prompted a makeover on a stretch of Northern Boulevard.
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October 10, 2018 - 10:21 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- First Queens Boulevard, now Northern Boulevard is getting a makeover following a spate of pedestrian accidents in recent years -- more than a dozen of which have been fatal. Some call it the new 'boulevard of death' and many who cross Northern Boulevard have a horror story...
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Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg.
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October 10, 2018 - 9:53 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Independent no more! Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg has re-registered as a Democrat. Bloomberg -- a potential 2020 presidential candidate -- said it's on the Democrats to, "provide the checks and balances our nation needs so badly." He made the announcement in an...
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NYPD
October 10, 2018 - 7:10 am
Police are looking for a creep in Queens suspected of groping two young girls last week.
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1010 WINS' Sharon Barnes Water with Marla Andrews, daughter of Tuskegee Airman Captain Lawrence E Dickson.
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October 10, 2018 - 5:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The remains of a Tuskegee Airman were found 73 years after he was lost in a flight over Austria. Marla Andrews was just 29-months-old when her father Captain Lawrence Dickson went down. It was December 23, 1944, and Dickson, a Harlem resident, was on his 68th mission...
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This shows the Crest Inn Suites & Cottages outside Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. The location is also the business address for Prestige Limousine service involved in Saturday's fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y., that killed 20 people owned by Shahed Hussain. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
October 09, 2018 - 7:22 pm
SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) — Relatives of the limousine driver involved in a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York said Tuesday they believe he was unwittingly assigned an unsafe vehicle. The family of Scott Lisinicchia released a statement through a lawyer shortly after another attorney...
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October 09, 2018 - 6:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people when he drove his truck onto a New York City bike path say the death penalty should be ruled out because President Donald Trump was ``uninformed and full or rage'' when he called for it. The lawyers filed papers Tuesday in federal...
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October 09, 2018 - 6:00 pm
BOSTON (AP) -- A group based in Texas is suing legal journals at Harvard University and New York University over allegations that they illegally give preference to women and racial minorities when selecting editors and the articles they publish. The group, called Faculty, Alumni and Students...
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