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Far Rockaway Shooting
August 11, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 15-year-old suspect is in critical condition after being shot by police in Queens Friday night. NYPD Assistant Chief David Barrere confirmed police from the 101st Precinct were called to a home near Redfern Ave. and Nameoke Ave. in Far Rockaway to disperse a fight. The...
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August 10, 2018 - 5:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Young students in New Jersey schools are now guaranteed at least 20 minutes a day of recess. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed a measure Friday that requires students in kindergarten through fifth grade to get the break from classwork each day. Lawmakers say recess allows...
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August 10, 2018 - 4:49 pm
A 35-year-old college basketball coach from North Carolina has pleaded not guilty to third-degree assault charges in connection with the fatal attack on a Florida tourist in Queens.
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August 10, 2018 - 1:56 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The 51-year-old on-again, off-again boyfriend of Bethenny Frankel, the polarizing star of "The Real Housewives of New York," was found dead Friday morning in Trump Tower from an apparent drug overdose, according to multiple reports. The New York Post was the...
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A crowd rallies in support of a New York City cabbie awaiting deportation.
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August 10, 2018 - 12:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Friday is the day a New York City cab driver was scheduled to be deported to Ecuador. Edisson Barros was arrested by ICE after an NYPD summons against him was dismissed. That summons was issues when he got into an altercation with a driver who nearly ran over his dog. A...
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Sean Young attends a special screening of "John Wick" at the Regal Union Square in New York.
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August 10, 2018 - 11:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was caught on surveillance video stealing laptops and video production software from a store in New York City. Police say employees at a store in Queens reported a burglary Thursday. They say surveillance video showed...
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August 10, 2018 - 11:10 am
CAMBRIDGE, MA (1010 WINS) -- The immigration controversy has led to a threat against an ICE agent. Brandon Ziobrowski of Cambridge, Massachusetts has been arrested in Queens for threatening Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents on social media. He allegedly tweeted that even though he's broke...
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Palisades Parkway Police Chief Michael Coppola
Bergen County Prosecutor's Office
August 10, 2018 - 10:48 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Chief of Police of the Palisades Interstate Parkway is accused of buying cocaine over the internet. The acting Bergen County Prosecutor says Michael Coppola allegedly had the coke sent to a post office box. Prosecutor Dennis Calo said the coke purchases were traced, a...
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Lenny Dykstra says he feared for his life during an altercation with an Uber driver.
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August 10, 2018 - 9:56 am
LINDEN, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Former New York Met Lenny Dykstra has rejected a pleas deal on a terroristic threat charge. His case will be going to a grand jury in Union County. An Uber driver complained that Dykstra threatened to kill him. That led to a police search, which resulted in a drug charge...
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August 10, 2018 - 9:32 am
WAYNE, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Stormy Daniels was supposed to perform at the Lace Gentleman's Club in Wayne on Thursday night, but she cancelled at the last minute citing unspecified security concerns. Her lawyer Michael Avenatti said he's not at liberty to get into details. It's not clear if it had...
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