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A yellow cab in New York City.
Dreamstime
June 16, 2018 - 10:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A terrible story gets worse with word of another cabbie killing himself. It's the sixth time it's happened in six months. The Taxi Workers Alliance said 59-year-old Abdul Saleh was found dead in his rented Brooklyn room on Friday. The group said he hanged himself after...
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Yadira Arroyo Street Renaming
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
June 15, 2018 - 6:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Bronx street has been renamed in honor of EMT Yadira Arroyo, a 14-year-veteran of the FDNY killed in the line of duty last year. The mother of five was killed when authorities said a man stole her ambulance and ran her over with it last March. #video street sign revealed...
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Nassau PD
June 15, 2018 - 4:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island teenager has been arrested in connection with the death of another teen who police said was as a victim of the violent MS-13 gang. Jose Lopez, 19, of Roosevelt was arraigned Friday on a murder charge in the killing of 19-year-old Josue Amaya Leonor. Leonor...
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Snoop Dogg
JC Olivera/Sipa USA
June 15, 2018 - 11:37 am
A carnival-style party on Jersey City's waterfront could draw 200,000 people to celebrate America's birthday.
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Dreamstime
June 15, 2018 - 10:46 am
This joy ride was anything but fun. Instead of asking their father to drive them, two sisters took his girlfriend's car and headed to their intended destination: Dunkin' Donuts.
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Dreamstime
June 15, 2018 - 8:37 am
In honor of Father's Day, we want to know: How did your dad embarrass you?
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Dreamstime
June 15, 2018 - 8:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A hit-and-run in Englewood, New Jersey has left a teenager in a coma and his family is hoping the driver is found. Englewood teen fights for his life as cops try to track down a hit and run driver. #1010wins . pic.twitter.com/QWPnF6cHZ5 — glenn schuck (@glennschuck) June 15...
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NCPD
June 15, 2018 - 8:10 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police have released a sketch of one of two suspects in an attempted kidnapping of two girls in Mineola. The suspects approached the 8 year old girls at around 5 p.m. Tuesday as they played in the yard of a home on Maple Place, police said. The men pushed one girl and she...
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Dreamstime
June 15, 2018 - 6:49 am
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Firefighters had to break the windows and run a hose through a car that was blocking a fire hydrant in New Jersey. Firefighters arrived on the scene of a house fire early Thursday in Hamilton Township. But they found the car parked in front of the hydrant. A picture...
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(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
June 14, 2018 - 5:33 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It looks like New Yorkers who were hoping to get in the legal sports betting action will have to find their way over to New Jersey. Lawmakers say there doesn't appear to be enough support in the state assembly to move forward with a bill to legalize sports betting in New...
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