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September 26, 2018 - 6:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A new report says the number of affordable apartments in New York City has dwindled over time, leaving working-class residents with fewer options in a city with ballooning rents. The report compiled by New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer's office says the city's rental market...
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NYPD
September 26, 2018 - 4:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD arrested a 25-year-old Queens man who was wanted for the beating -- deemed a hate crime -- of two gay men in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, early Sunday morning. Police identified the man as Brandon McNamara. "In partnership with the community, an arrest has been made in...
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September 26, 2018 - 2:43 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The national trend line for sexually transmitted disease is moving in the wrong direction, and the CDC says New York is no exception. A new report finds there were 23,000 cases of gonorrhea reported in the city last year -- that's an increase of 23 percent over the previous...
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September 26, 2018 - 2:12 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (1010 WINS) -- The New Jersey Hall of Fame broke ground on Wednesday, on its new home at the American Dream complex in the Meadowlands. Hall President Steve Edwards said the organization has been a bit of a nomad. Headed to permanent museum at Meadowlands @BonJovi item and many...
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New York City Public Housing
Dreamstime
September 26, 2018 - 1:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A judge will decide whether to approve an agreement to have an independent monitor for the New York City Housing Authority. One-hundred people signed up to speak to Judge William Pauley. Many tenants like Darlene Peterson who lives in the Sotomayor Houses in the Bronx,...
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September 26, 2018 - 11:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- If you like coffee you're in the right place. New York is ranked number one in a new Wallet Hub study of America's best coffee cities. Countdown to #NationalCoffeeDay 2018: A look at the best local java scenes in America: https://t.co/dlO2dp5BeO pic.twitter.com/j6iqeRuc2T —...
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NYPD
September 26, 2018 - 9:10 am
The NYPD has released new video of three suspects wanted in the May murders of two tenants of the Bushwick Houses in Brooklyn.
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Dreamstime
September 26, 2018 - 7:02 am
New Jersey police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a pedestrian Monday.
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September 25, 2018 - 6:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City council member Justin Brannan, a Democrat who represents part of Brooklyn, said he's planning to introduce a bill later this fall requiring pet shops in the city to only sell dogs and cats obtained from rescue group and animal shelters. It's similar to a...
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Sheldon Silver, former Speaker of the New York State Assembly
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September 25, 2018 - 6:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal appeals court judge says the former leader of New York's Assembly can stay out of prison until a judicial panel decides whether he can remain free on bail while he appeals his sentence for public corruption. Sheldon Silver was supposed to report to prison Oct. 5, but...
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