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May 04, 2018 - 7:07 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Long Island Rail Road is checking out a video of one of its riders behaving very badly with another, it's not clear what they're going to be able to do about it, but people who have seen the video are hoping they can do something. This @LIRR passenger goes on horrible...
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May 03, 2018 - 9:25 pm
Three former New York State Department of Corrections employees have been charged with having sexual or romantic relationships with inmates.
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May 03, 2018 - 4:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are looking for a man last seen with a 1-year-old boy who was found abandoned in Harlem Thursday. UPDATE IN RE: FOUND CHILD We need your help in identifying and the whereabouts of this individual who was last seen with the found child at W. 132nd St. Please notify #...
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Arraignment for Dorothy Bruns -- charged in motor vehicle deaths of two children in Park Slope
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May 03, 2018 - 3:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A woman who had a seizure behind the wheel of her car which then rolled into a Brooklyn crosswalk, killing the 4-year-old daughter of a Tony-award winning actress and a 1-year-old boy, was arrested on manslaughter charges Thursday for deaths that prosecutors said should...
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Five people were struck, and at least one was killed in a drive-by shooting in Brownsville.
1010 WINS/Glenn Schuck
May 03, 2018 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Five people were struck, one fatally, in a drive-by shooting in Brownsville on Wednesday night. Police were working three seperate crime scenes on Bristol Street and Dumont Ave after a Hundai SUV pulled up and someone started spraying bullets everywhere. Major @NYPDnews...
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One of the first responders work the scene of an explosion and reported stand-off in North Haven, Conn., Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
(Catherine Avalone/New Haven Register via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 9:55 am
NORTH HAVEN, CT (1010 WINS/AP) -- Cops responding to a domestic violence call in North Haven, Connecticut on Wednesday night, didn't realize it was actually a job for the bomb squad. "Apparently the husband had barricaded his wife in the house, and our police department and surrounding SWAT...
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Al Jones
May 02, 2018 - 5:44 pm
A Southwest Airlines plane flying from Chicago to New Jersey was forced to land in Cleveland on Wednesday after one of its windows cracked.
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West Milford Plane Crash
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May 02, 2018 - 5:21 pm
A small plane crashed in West Milford, New Jersey Wednesday afternoon near Greenwood Lake Airport, leaving the pilot dead.
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First Lady Chirlane McCray announces a program addressing domestic abusers before they are involved with the criminal justice system.
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
May 02, 2018 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- First Lady Chirlane McCray has announced a groundbreaking city initiative to intervene in and reduce domestic violence. "There are far too many people we are not reaching early enough," she said. . @NYCFirstLady announces DV program addressing abusers -before they are...
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May 02, 2018 - 12:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The death of a little boy in Queens last summer has led to murder charges. Police say 11-month-old Jeremiah Callaghan was killed by his 29-year-old step-grandmother Shanica Callaghan. Neither the court papers nor the police have elaborated on what she allegedly did to cause...
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