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December 13, 2018 - 5:05 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is suing two of the nation's largest retailers and a third company for importing and selling children's toys with lead levels up to 10 times higher than federal limits. State Attorney General Barbara Underwood says the lawsuit filed in an Albany court Thursday...
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December 13, 2018 - 4:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- The Bronx High School of Science was among the dozens of schools, government buildings and other locations nationwide that received a bomb threat Thursday demanding Bitcoin payments. RELATED: Brooklyn man charged with threatening to kill US senator | CA university offers...
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 30: An exterior view of the Apollo Theater following Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012 in New York City.
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December 13, 2018 - 3:53 pm
By Elizabeth Sherwood NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Harlem's renowned Apollo Theater is expanding for the first time in its almost 85-year history. The performance spaces, one housing 99 seats and another 199, will be located at the nearby Victoria Theater but operated by the Apollo. The development as a...
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December 13, 2018 - 3:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Authorities announced charges against 19 alleged sex traffickers on Thursday. RELATED: Funding for defense in NY sex-trafficking case questioned | Trump says US stepping up fight against human trafficking | Report: Lindsay Lohan punched while trying to take kids away from...
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A woman is accused of going on a racially charged tirade on a D train.
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December 13, 2018 - 2:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Brooklyn woman's D train ride ended in a squad car Tuesday morning, after allegedly hurling racial slurs at a fellow straphanger. RELATED: Cops search for man who stuck swastika sticker on subway train | Cops: Mom beaten, choked on subway over 8-year-old son’s question |...
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December 13, 2018 - 12:16 pm
Police are searching for the man who pushed a woman onto the tracks at the Union Square subway station Thursday morning.
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December 13, 2018 - 11:54 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Passengers taking a dollar van in Brooklyn didn't get much of a bargain on a recent ride -- they got a wild ride instead. RELATED: Suspects arrested in bizarre deliveryman kidnapping scheme | Hackensack cops chase down bank robbery suspect fleeing scene in Lyft | Man...
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People stopped to pickup cash after a Brink's truck spilled on Route 3.
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December 13, 2018 - 11:25 am
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Snow and rain showers are in the forecast for Thursday, but it was raining cash in East Rutherford. Betsy Richards Motorists jumped out of their cars to pickup money after it spilled from a Brink's armored truck on Route 3 near Route 17. Witnesses spotted a...
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Criminal hands locked in handcuffs. Close-up view
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December 13, 2018 - 10:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A dozen MS-13 members have been rounded up in Queens. RELATED: Alleged MS-13 members charged with murder in 2 deaths | Queens men with MS-13 ties arrested in brutal attack on teen | Buyer Beware: Couple shocked to learn new home is at center of MS-13 murder saga They're...
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Front lawn Christmas decorations.
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December 13, 2018 - 9:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- What would we call people who steal Christmas decorations, were it not for Dr. Suess? Fortunately, he made it real easy for everyone -- Grinch. RELATED: Apparent Grinch on video driving through Christmas display | 'Dr. Seuss' The Grinch' makes off with $66M at box office...
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