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Lyubov Beylina was allegedly visiting the Dominican Republic while billing taxpayers for bogus therapy sessions.
Eastern District Court Papers
October 04, 2018 - 12:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- They were supposed to be helping children, but authorities say they were helping themselves to cold hard cash. Eight therapists with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene are accused of embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars by falsifying reports...
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Terminal C at Newark Airport.
(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
October 04, 2018 - 10:32 am
NEWARK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- There's a measles warning in New Jersey and Rockland County. New Jersey health officials say an air traveler who had the measles arrived at Newark Liberty Airport from Tel Aviv on September 28, while he was still infectious. The man then traveled to New Square in Rockland...
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Rikers Island
Anthony Behar/Sipa Press
October 04, 2018 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There may be some people in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx who are looking forward to having a new jail in their neighborhood, but they're not the ones who showed up for a hearing on the matter. "No new jails," the riled up residents chanted. They drowned out a speaker...
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Attempted Rape Bronx
NYPD
October 04, 2018 - 9:20 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police have released new surveillance images of a man they say tried to rape an 82-year-old woman in the South Bronx last Friday. The newly released photos show several closeups of the suspect, who police believe is in his mid-30s. The man followed the woman inside her home...
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Suffolk County PD
October 03, 2018 - 6:11 pm
MANORVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- The mother of one of the Boy Scouts hit by a car during a Long Island hike says he's recovering but traumatized. Kristine Lynch tells Newsday she happened to call her 15-year-old son Kaden just a few minutes after the crash alongside a Manorville road on Sunday. Lynch says...
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Sheldon Silver, former Speaker of the New York State Assembly
(Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa USA)
October 03, 2018 - 6:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former New York Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver can remain free a few more months while he appeals his bribery conviction, an appeals court decided Wednesday, two days before he was to report to prison . Judge Jose A. Cabranes of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals announced the...
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NYPD
October 03, 2018 - 5:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man in his mid-thirties is wanted for the attempted rape last Friday afternoon of an 82-year-old woman in the Bronx. The man followed the woman inside her home near Courtlandt Avenue and East 150th Street. He proceeded to physically attack the woman by throwing her to the...
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NYPD
October 03, 2018 - 4:18 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD are on the hunt for 11 men who assaulted and robbed two teens in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Saturday shortly after midnight. According to police, an 18-year-old male and a 17-year-old male were standing in front of 90 Waterbury Street when they were approached by...
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Sidewalk chalking file image.
Fotoschab | Dreamstime.com
October 03, 2018 - 2:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's plenty of vulgar stuff scrawled in public places around the city, but some of it is there for a reason. NYU senior Sophie Sandberg is documenting catcalls around the five boroughs with an Instagram account called 'Catcalls of NYC.' "It can be confusing to explain how...
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