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October 31, 2018 - 3:18 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A neighbor has been arrested in connection with the killing of a 70-year-old woman on the Upper West Side. Anya Johnson, 24, has been charged with murder and burglary. RELATED: Woman called ‘person of interest’ in UWS neighbor’s death | Woman, 70, found with throat slashed...
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NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill.
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October 31, 2018 - 1:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are investigating racist graffiti found in Brooklyn Heights. Residents of the area say swastikas and the n-word were written in chalk on a garage door on Garden Place in Brooklyn. The street is known for its elaborate Halloween decorations. RELATED: S wastika found...
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NYPD officer stands guard as runners make their way on Lafayette Avenue during the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon
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October 31, 2018 - 12:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is busy preparing for Sunday's New York City marathon. RELATED: NYPD to up security at Halloween parade in wake of shooting, bomb scares Last year security was beefed up following the West Side bike path attack. Police Commissioner James O'Neill said security will...
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Cops are looking for a guy who allegedly groped a woman in a Bronx apartment building.
October 31, 2018 - 11:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops are looking for a guy who attacked a woman inside her Fordham Heights apartment building. It happened back on October 11, the 36-year-old woman was in the mailroom of her building on Tiebout Ave and East 184th Street when the man groped her. She fought back, and he ran...
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The Rutgers Scarlet Knights mascot stands on the field during a game against the Ohio State Buckeyes
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October 31, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) -- Prosecutors in New Jersey say a Rutgers University football player has been charged in connection with an alleged plot to commit murder. Middlesex County prosecutors said Tuesday that 22-year-old Izaia Bullock of Piscataway was charged with two counts of attempted murder...
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October 31, 2018 - 10:29 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Workers at a bodega came to the rescue of a teen in the Bronx. Surveillance video shows a teenage boy running into a bodega on Ogden Ave and 171st Street in the Highbridge section of the borough to escape four other teens who were chasing him. RELATED: Dozens wearing ‘...
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Joe Biden
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October 31, 2018 - 9:28 am
Former Vice President Joe Biden bemoaned the tone of Trump-era politics at a campaign stop in Iowa on Tuesday, previewing on his first trip to the leadoff caucus state how he might take on the Republican president should he seek the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
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NJ Transit train
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October 31, 2018 - 7:19 am
A day after NJ Transit commuters were trapped in a broken-down train, more commuters faced a hellish ride home when a swing bridge got stuck and stranded them for more than an hour.
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October 31, 2018 - 6:23 am
Police are investigating the mysterious deaths of two sisters from Saudi Arabia whose bodies, bound together with tape, washed up on New York City's waterfront last week.
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October 30, 2018 - 6:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York City councilman wants to help residents get around a new federal law that puts a $10,000 cap on state and local tax deductions. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill in April that allows municipalities to issue tax credits for donations to public education funds and...
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