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November 08, 2018 - 7:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP/1010 WINS) -- A protest in Manhattan has drawn several thousand people calling for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign, following the firing of attorney general Jeff Sessions...
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November 08, 2018 - 5:59 pm
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey health officials have confirmed two more cases of measles in a central New Jersey community, with another seven people also suspected of having the virus. The latest confirmed cases bring the total to six. Officials say the infected people may have exposed others...
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November 08, 2018 - 5:54 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Hundreds of New York interstate highway tourism signs at the center of a yearslong spat between the federal government and the Cuomo administration are being removed and relocated, state transportation officials said Thursday. The Department of Transportation said crews for the...
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November 08, 2018 - 5:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Brooklyn man accused of overseeing the Mad Stone Bloods, a violent street and prison gang, was arrested last week on charges of racketeering and interstate drug trafficking, according to newly unsealed court records. FBI agents arrested William Seeley, also known as ``Papa Don...
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November 08, 2018 - 4:56 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Gov. Phil Murphy signed a measure Thursday barring the purchase of firearms parts used to make untraceable weapons, sometimes called ``ghost guns.'' Murphy, a Democrat, signed the bill alongside Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and lawmakers. "I am proud to sign a bill into law...
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November 08, 2018 - 4:48 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The mayor of New Jersey's largest city is denouncing comparisons between high lead levels in his city's water and the crisis in Flint, Michigan. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said Thursday his administration is taking multiple steps to address the problem caused by aging lead water...
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El Chapo is escorted by DEA agents.
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November 08, 2018 - 3:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- El Chapo wasn't getting much love in federal court in Brooklyn on Thursday. As 1010 WINS' Juliet Papa reports, the world's most notorious reputed drug lord's request to 'feel human' was denied. RELATED: Jury picked for trial of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' | Federal fortress...
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The 2018 Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is cut down in Wallkill.
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November 08, 2018 - 1:09 pm
WALLKILL, NY (1010 WINS) -- Santa Claus is coming to town, but the jolly old elf's arrival will be preceded by the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. The tree was cut down Thursday, in upstate Wallkill. Saying goodbye to an old friend.....Lissette Gutierrez and Shirley Figueroa’s 72ft tall Norway...
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November 08, 2018 - 11:55 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- No charges will be filed against former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman who was accused of abusing women. The decision came from Nassau County DA Madeline Singas, who was tasked by Governor Andrew Cuomo to investigate. RELATED: Prosecutor Interviewing...
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November 08, 2018 - 9:04 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Quack, quack, the Central Park duck is back. Central Park had been missing a duck - but not just any duck. It is one of a breed regarded as the world's most beautiful duck. The East Asian Mandarin has brilliantly colored feathers and a bright pink bill, 1010 WINS' John...
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