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Kimberly Dole
November 14, 2019 - 7:13 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police arrested a teen in connection with multiple anti-Semitic egg throwing assaults. Mohib Hoque, 18, was arrested late Wednesday and faces numerous hate crime charges for allegedly throwing and egg at a a 38-year-old woman as she walked down 38th Street and for also...
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Randy Bushover
November 14, 2019 - 4:01 am
WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Thursday, November 14th 2019…
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Photo credit Spot Coffee in Elmwood Village. November 14, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 13, 2019 - 11:30 pm
Spot Coffee workers inch closer to union contract… Goal is to ratify by end of 2019; Boycott to end after fired employees re-hired
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WBEN Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 9:00 pm
Long Range Winter Outlook Full of Cold and Snow… VIDEO: AccuWeather experts predict winter trends for 716
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1010 WINS Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 4:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Roman Catholic bishop Nicholas DiMarzio -- the head of the Diocese of Brooklyn who was named by Pope Francis to investigate the church’s response to clergy sexual abuse in Buffalo -- has himself been accused of molesting a child, an attorney for the alleged victim notified...
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Elise Czajkowski
November 13, 2019 - 4:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The MTA has hired Anthony McCord as its first Chief Transformation Officer to oversee a major reorganization of the authority. The new role will include cutting up to 2,700 jobs to save up to $530 million a year. The Chief Transformation Officer role was created as part of...
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Brendan Keany
November 13, 2019 - 3:25 pm
State Officials Provide Update on REDI Shoreline Projects… “We really have to recognize is the new normal.”
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Queens Burglars
NYPD Crime Stoppers
Elise Czajkowski
November 13, 2019 - 2:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are searching for people connected to six burglaries in Queens over the last few weeks. All six burglaries took place in Whitestone, and each involved forcing open a window or door to the residence. The most recent burglary happened on Saturday evening near the corner...
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Vaping
Dai Sugano, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Kimberly Dole
November 13, 2019 - 2:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- New York has now raised the minimum age to buy tobacco and electronic cigarettes to 21 years old, from 18, starting Wednesday. Governor. Andrew Cuomo, who signed the law last July, says the goal is to prevent addictive cigarette and vaping products from getting to young...
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Elise Czajkowski
November 13, 2019 - 1:55 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – The NYPD arrested a Bronx woman on Friday who may be behind 24,000 false 911 calls this summer. Police arrested Yogita Persaud, 38, on Friday afternoon after she made a false 911 call claiming that fire and smoke were coming from the basement, according to NBC New York ...
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