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De Blasio
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February 20, 2019 - 4:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio says he was happy to be a "citizen patrol" when he directed his police detail to pull over a texting driver. The Democratic mayor says the traffic stop occurred Saturday while he was heading to a legislative event in Albany. The New York Post reports de Blasio...
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February 20, 2019 - 4:41 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Some New York state lawmakers are taking to the subway this week in a show of support for calls for new vehicle tolls in Manhattan. State Sen. Julia Salazar, a Democrat, will participate in a so-called subway ride-along on Wednesday in Brooklyn. The ride-alongs got started...
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Police Subway
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February 20, 2019 - 4:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police are investigating the death of a man who was killed in an accident at a crowded subway station in midtown Manhattan. It happened just before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the 42nd Street and Grand Central subway station. Police say the 39-year-old man from Queens got his clothing or...
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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, leaves the Surrey Hotel ahead of her baby shower at the Mark Hotel on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)
February 20, 2019 - 4:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The not-so-secret baby shower for the Duchess of Sussex has apparently occurred, with Gayle King and Amal Clooney among an intimate group of friends gathered at a swanky hotel on Manhattan's Upper East Side. The smiling Meghan Markle has been surrounded by fans and photographers...
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Elizabeth Williams via AP
February 20, 2019 - 4:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — El Chapo's lawyers on Wednesday raised concerns of potential juror misconduct after member of the jury at the Mexican drug lord's trial told a news website that several jurors looked at media coverage of the case against a judge's orders. The juror told VICE News that at least five...
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The New York Times building
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February 20, 2019 - 11:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — President Trump ramped up his feud with the New York Times on Wednesday morning, tweeting that “The New York Times reporting is false. They are a true ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE!.” The New York Times reporting is false. They are a true ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE! — Donald J. Trump (@...
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Detective Brian Simonsen
NYPD
February 20, 2019 - 11:11 am
Thousands of mourners are expected at the funeral for a veteran NYPD Detetective killed by friendly fire.
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Raccoon
Dreamstime
February 20, 2019 - 8:41 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New York subway riders caught an unusual sight this morning on the L-train: a raccoon. Commuters in Brooklyn saw the creatures on the train and in the station. bro imani just rode the L train with a raccoon ------ — Alyssa C. (@AlyssaCamillee) December 18, 2017 One woman said...
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NYPD
February 19, 2019 - 5:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is on the hunt for a man who allegedly attempted to rape a woman in midtown this past Sunday evening, police said. At around 8 p.m. a 21-year-old-woman met the suspect near East 45th Street and Vanderbilt Avenue. "The unidentified individual and the victim entered a...
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Lynne Paxton NYCHA Elevator
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February 19, 2019 - 1:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An official with the Department of Housing and Urban Development has been spending a month in NYCHA buildings to see first hand what the conditions are like. Today, Lynne Patton became stuck in an elevator at the Douglas Houses. She was accompanied by a number of reporters...
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