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NYPD
July 21, 2018 - 10:20 am
An 8-month-old girl was found safe after police say she was taken from her home in Queens late Friday, triggering an Amber Alert.
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Dreamstime
July 20, 2018 - 11:00 pm
Here are the winning number for the $433 Million Mega Millions jackpot...
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July 20, 2018 - 6:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Work to restore and upgrade New York City's Hugh L. Carey and Queens Midtown tunnels has wrapped up six years after they were badly damaged during Superstorm Sandy. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other elected officials are celebrating the completion of the work Friday in Queens...
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Rough surf along the Jersey shore.
Dreamstime
July 20, 2018 - 2:53 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- If you've been trying to quit smoking, maybe a trip to the Jersey Shore will help you snuff out the habit. Gov. Phil Murphy says no more butts on the beach. "By this time next year the only smell most New Jersey beachgoers will be enjoying will be the scent of salt air...
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Dreamstime
July 20, 2018 - 2:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There are so many people still getting sick from 9/11 related toxins that the World Trade Center Health Program is opening up a new office in lower Manhattan. “This is serious progress,” said Kimberly Flynn, chair of the World Trade Center’s Health Program's Survivors...
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Google Street View
July 20, 2018 - 1:58 pm
The NYPD and the city's medical examiner are on the case of human remains found Friday morning at a construction site on 125th street in Harlem. It's not clear how long the remains had been there or if the person was male or female. The medical examiner will determine who it was and how he or she...
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A teenager has been accused of vandalising a plaque dedicated to fallen Navy SEAL Lt. Michael Murphy.
Suffolk County Police
July 20, 2018 - 1:18 pm
LAKE RONKONKOMA, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- There was outrage on Long Island, after a memorial honoring a fallen Navy SEAL was vandalized. A plaque dedicated to Lt. Michael Murphy in Lake Ronkonkoma was destroyed on Thursday. SCPD today arrested a 14-year-old male for vandalizing the Lt. Michael P. Murphy...
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Swimming sign at Fire Island.
Dreamstime
July 20, 2018 - 1:14 pm
ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) -- Officials have confirmed one of two children bitten in the leg off New York's Fire Island was bitten by a shark. The state Department of Environmental Conservation says a tooth fragment removed from a 13-year-old boy's leg is consistent with a shark's tooth, but it could not...
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A jail cell.
Dreamstime
July 20, 2018 - 11:20 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The city is releasing tapes, transcripts, and documents from the Central Park Five case. Their convictions were vacated more than 15 years ago, but they'd spent more than a decade in prison for the rape and beating of a jogger in 1989. All five have asked for the release of...
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Dreamstime
July 20, 2018 - 10:12 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- After a dangerous chase at LaGuardia Airport, Port Authority officials are cracking down on illegal rides. On Tuesday, police chased an unlicensed cabbie through Terminal B before he jumped off a departure ramp onto a car roof below and tried to esape in an SUV dirven by his...
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