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Dreamstime
July 30, 2018 - 9:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It was a weekend of violence in the city with 16 people shot, and one killed. Two men were shot on Nelson Ave in the Bronx, and an 18-year-old was shot at Brooklyn's Gravesend Houses, they are all expected to survive. Of the the ten incidents, it was a Harlem shooting that...
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NYC Parks Dept
July 30, 2018 - 8:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Two city parks workers have been arrested for allegedly beating up a man caught relieving himself in a Bronx park on Sunday. Police say Yadhil Marrero and Damian Garner were arrested on assault charges after allegedly punching and kicking the 40-year-old in Jerome Park. The...
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 Drugs and syringe for Legionnaires' disease.
Dreamstime
July 30, 2018 - 8:20 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The New York City health department confirmed Sunday that 27 people have been sickened in the Legionnaires’ outbreak in upper Manhattan. The cluster has been affecting residents in Washington Heights. Three people have been hospitalized, according to the health department...
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Starrett city outage
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 30, 2018 - 8:17 am
One woman says a Sunday morning power outage in a Brooklyn apartment complex caused her mother’s death.
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Boat
Dreamstime
July 29, 2018 - 5:33 pm
A Long Island county where a 12-year-old boy died during a boating safety lesson now has a new law aimed at preventing such tragedies from happening again.
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NYPD
July 29, 2018 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is searching for four men who robbed a livery cab driver in Brooklyn. According to police, the driver dropped off a passenger on Lefferts Avenue at around 11 p.m. Friday when the four men approached. They reportedly shoved the driver in the backseat of the car...
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Dreamstime
July 29, 2018 - 12:34 pm
The NYPD says a 21-year-old Bronx man is dead after being shot in Harlem early Sunday.
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The scene following a steam pipe explosion in the Flatiron district.
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
July 29, 2018 - 11:47 am
Most of the buildings closed due to a steam pipe explosion in the Flatiron District last week have been reopened, city officials said Saturday.
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Starrett city outage
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 29, 2018 - 10:32 am
Power has been restored to the Spring Creek Towers housing development where nearly four dozen buildings lost electricity early Sunday.
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
July 28, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging lawmakers to reinstate hundreds of speed cameras in school zones that were turned off Wednesday, before the school year begins. Cuomo said there should be no issue surrounding the extension of the life-saving program. “The bill is on the Senate’s...
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