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January 08, 2019 - 7:06 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has traveled to the nation's capital for a meeting with the state's Congressional delegation. The Democrat's visit on Tuesday comes after the start of a new Congress in which Democrats control the House of Representatives. Following the meeting, Cuomo...
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January 08, 2019 - 7:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former New York state Senate leader Dean Skelos began serving his four-year and three-month prison term Tuesday after he was convicted on corruption charges by a jury for a second time. Skelos, 70, reported to the federal prison at Otisville, New York, which has a medium security...
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NYPD
January 08, 2019 - 6:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is searching for three men who assaulted and robbed a man after following him to his apartment door in the Bronx last Wednesday. Police said in a news release, "A 68-year-old male victim was entering his residence when three unidentified individuals approached from...
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January 08, 2019 - 6:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is searching for a man who punched two youths waiting for a bus Tuesday morning in Brooklyn. The incident took place at Bushwick Houses. Police said in news release, "a 16-year-old female and 9-year-old male were standing in the lobby at the location when an...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.
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January 08, 2019 - 4:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Celebrity chef Mario Batali has snagged a legal victory: He will not be charged for two alleged sexual assaults in New York City, TMZ is reporting, citing unnamed law enforcement sources. Investigators were reportedly unable to find any witnesses or evidence to support the...
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Councilman Joe Borelli, Mayor Bill de Blasio, and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis.
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January 08, 2019 - 2:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- So how's he gonna pay for this anyway? RELATED: Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near | Democrats wrestle with election-year message on health care | Worker protections seen at risk in Trump health care shift That's what Republicans want to know about...
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NYPD
January 08, 2019 - 2:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is seeking a man who snatched a backpack from a subway passenger who was sleeping, and subsequently demanded money for the victim's car title, which was in the bag. The incident occurred on a northbound 2 train in the Bronx. Police said in a news release, "A 19-year...
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Jerodd Watkins
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January 08, 2019 - 11:03 am
A man was gunned down Monday in front of the same Bronx apartment building where he was accused of dumping the naked bodies of two prostitutes 15 years ago.
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Mike Montone
January 08, 2019 - 10:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Despite a drop in marijuana arrests, minorities are still getting burned. That's according to recent figures from the Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice. RELATED: High energy use leads cops to marijuana grow house in Marble Hill | Legal marijuana industry toasts banner year...
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Film subject, former NJ Governor Jim McGreevey takes part in a Q&A following the the New York premiere of the HBO documentary Fall to Grace at Time Warner Center Screening Room on March 21, 2013 in New York City.
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January 08, 2019 - 10:18 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey and Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop are in a feud. McGreevey told 1010 WINS that Fulop fired him from a non-profit for firing Fulop associate Eugene McKnight. "This was a political operative of Mayor Fulop who was working for...
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