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St Ann's School In Brooklyn Heights
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March 26, 2019 - 2:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Investigators have uncovered decades of sexual misconduct allegations, dating back decades at a prestigious Brooklyn Heights school, according to multiple published reports. RELATED: DeVos wants to change campus rules on sexual misconduct | Dartmouth sued following professor...
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Eleanor Roosevelt High School
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March 26, 2019 - 10:54 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The principal at the sought-after Eleanor Roosevelt High School on the Upper East Side cut classes short on Monday. He did so to meet with parents, students, and staff for a discussion about a disturbing incident that happened last week. RELATED: NJ lawmakers want schools to...
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New York street crossing
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March 26, 2019 - 9:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A vigil was held last night in Hamilton Heights to remember 26-year-old Erica Imbasciani, an aspiring artist killed in a hit-and-run last Friday night. Police say the driver was high on drugs when he slammed into Imbasciani at 141st Street and Amsterdam Avenue. Incredibly...
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Chirlane McCray
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March 26, 2019 - 7:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — I n a City Council hearing Tuesday afternoon, NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray will be asked to explain if the $250 million per year the Thrive NYC initiative she oversees is really helping New Yorkers with mental illness. This comes especially after Susan Herman, the director...
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Meadow Elementary
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March 25, 2019 - 8:43 pm
A student brought a loaded handgun to a Long Island elementary school on Monday, officials said.
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Congestion pricing traffic
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March 25, 2019 - 6:16 pm
It appears New York will become the first city in the nation to implement congestion pricing.
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Bronx crash
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March 25, 2019 - 5:02 pm
A driver sped away from police in the Bronx, causing a multi-car crash that injured a half-dozen people and led to multiple arrests, the NYPD says.
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Jose Serrano
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March 25, 2019 - 2:13 pm
Rep. Jose Serrano, a 16-term Democrat from the South Bronx, says he has Parkinson's disease and will retire at the end of his term.
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Reports say an open air drug market is being run just steps away from Central Park.
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Mike Montone
March 25, 2019 - 11:22 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An open air drug market is operating just steps from Central Park, the New York Post reports. RELATED: Accused drug dealer arrested in Massapequa man’s overdose death | Mapping System Will Help Nassau Cops Bust Drug Dealers, Prevent Overdoses | Feds charge Rikers Island...
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Fifth Avenue
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March 25, 2019 - 10:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 49-year-old tourist from Belgium has a story to tell when she returns home. She was on a cycling tour on 128th Street and 5th Avenue in Harlem Sunday when a gang of 13-year-old boys targeted her, police say. She was thrown to the ground and her purse was pulled from her,...
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