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Brooklyn Pride Run
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Carol D'Auria
June 08, 2019 - 2:50 pm
The Brooklyn Pride LGBTQIA+ 5K at Prospect Park was so popular that it sold out Saturday as hundreds came out to race.
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June 08, 2019 - 1:19 pm
New York's famed Four Seasons Restaurant is closing less than a year after it reopened in a new location.
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Adam Warner
June 08, 2019 - 12:08 pm
A well-known New York TV reporter and former NYPD detective who investigated the famous “Central Park Five” and “Preppie Killer” cases has died, according to multiple reports.
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Marine Park crash
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June 08, 2019 - 11:17 am
Police say two men were killed when their speeding SUV crashed into a pole and burst into flames in Brooklyn.
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Honoree Yusef Salaam, right, becomes emotional as he addresses the audience at the ACLU SoCal's 25th Annual Luncheon at the JW Marriott at LA Live, Friday, June 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. Looking on at left is presenter Michael B. Jordan. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
June 08, 2019 - 1:19 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan told the men known as the Central Park Five Friday that he cannot watch footage of the new series "When They See Us" without getting emotional and feeling like as a young black man he too could have faced a similar ordeal. "It's dangerous in America when you're...
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David Caplan
June 07, 2019 - 6:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Five men stormed into a Bronx apartment -- one of them pointing a gun at the 28-year-old female victim and her 7-year-old daughter -- but the would-be robbers scurried away empty-handed after being scared off by the girl's screaming, police said. The men forcibly entered...
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FILE- In this March 26, 1988 file photo, prosecutor Linda Fairstein, left, is shown during a news conference in New York. Fairstein was the top Manhattan sex crimes prosecutor when five teenagers were wrongly charged with the 1989 rape and beating of a woman jogging in New York's Central Park. Since the release of the Netflix series "When They See Us," a miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the trial, she has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash from the case intensified. Seated at the table from left are Fairstein, District Attorney Robert Morgenthau, and Ellen Levin, whose daughter Jennifer Levin was murdered in 1986. (AP Photo/Charles Wenzelberg, File)
June 07, 2019 - 4:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park Five prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for the 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger. On Friday, Dutton spokeswoman Amanda Walker confirmed a statement that the...
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June 07, 2019 - 3:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- An investigation by the state comptroller's office has found safety hazards including toxic cleaning supplies and missing window guards at some New York City prekindergarten programs. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said Friday that the hazards his office found ``need to be fixed...
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U.S. Military Academy at West Point
David Caplan
June 07, 2019 - 12:48 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The cadet killed in a crash Thursday near West Point has been identified as Christopher Morgan, 22, of West Orange, New Jersey. He was slated to be the class of 2020. His major was law and legal studies. “Cadet Morgan was a valued member of the Corps of Cadets and will be...
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An elephant
Andrew Weber
June 07, 2019 - 10:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is on the case of Happy the Elephant. Happy the Elephant lives at the Bronx Zoo but some people think he isn’t happy there. Thanks for bringing Happy’s situation to my attention! The team and I are looking into what we can do -- — Alexandria Ocasio-...
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