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Criminal hands locked in handcuffs. Close-up view
Dreamstime
May 09, 2018 - 4:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Bronx man who calls himself a spiritual healer was in court Wednesday facing a long list of charges. Police say 32-year-old Christian Robles, of Fordham Heights, sexually assaulted three men and two women in March and April. He also caused a pregnant woman to miscarry...
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(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
May 09, 2018 - 4:09 pm
Investigators say they are just beginning to look into the allegations made by four women who told The New Yorker that they were slapped, choked and verbally abused by Schneiderman , often during sexual intercourse. They all strongly rejected his explanation that any abuse was the result of...
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(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
May 09, 2018 - 3:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- NBC's internal investigation following Matt Lauer's firing says it doesn't believe there is a culture of sexual harassment at the news division and that current news executives weren't aware of Lauer's behavior until the complaint that doomed him. Investigators also said...
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Kader Mustafa, 36, is accused of fatally shooting a driver in Freehold.
Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office
May 09, 2018 - 1:54 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A man accused of killing a woman in Freehold, last week, was set to appear in court on Wednesday, Kader Mustafa, 36, is suspected of opening fire and randomly killing a woman in a car on Route 33 in Freehold on Thursday night. Kader Mustafa was in court today in...
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A woman with a running nose.
Dreamstime
May 09, 2018 - 10:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Got a runny nose? It could be allergies this time of year, or it could be a cold, or it could be a leak in your brain. Two years -- that's how long Kendra Jackson from Omaha had been complaining about sneezing, sniffling, blowing, and losing sleep every night. "[It was] like...
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Police are looking for a man they say attempted to grab a child in his stroller from outside of a Gravesend supermarket.
NYPD
May 09, 2018 - 9:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is asking for help tracking down a man who tried to abduct a toddler in Brooklyn. Cops say he went up to a 3-year-old sitting in a stroller outside of the Thanksgiving Supermarket in Gravesend. They say he grabbed the stroller, and started pushing it down the street...
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Police are looking for Ronald Williams in conection with a brutal assault in Kew Gardens Hills.
NYPD
May 09, 2018 - 7:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- They had to go out of state to do it, but the NYPD said they've got the predator who viciously beat and raped a woman in Queens last week. The bust went down in a motel in Columbia, South Carolina with federal marshals and New York City cops cuffing the suspect identified as...
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Dreamstime
May 08, 2018 - 6:58 pm
Hart Island is off the coast of the Bronx and has served as a burial ground for New York's poor and nameless for more than a century. It is maintained by the city's department of correction and prisoners bury the dead. Families could not visit the gravesites of loved ones until a 2015 lawsuit.
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Juliet Papa
May 08, 2018 - 6:50 pm
The cause was heat from a boiler ventilation flue pipe that ignited combustible materials nearby in the cellar of the St. Nicholas Avenue building that housed a nightclub where the movie "Motherless Brooklyn" was being shot.
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Eric Schneiderman
AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File
May 08, 2018 - 6:38 pm
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who held himself out as a champion of women and a liberal foil to President Donald Trump, is resigning from office after four women accused him of physical violence during intimate encounters.
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