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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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August 06, 2018 - 5:03 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Republican lawmakers in New York will hold hearings into recent decisions by the state parole board to release some high-profile offenders. The state Senate's GOP majority announced the move Monday. No dates have been announced. Lawmakers say the hearings will focus on several...
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August 06, 2018 - 5:01 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A prestigious New York City private school can't be held accountable for the alleged sexual abuse of a 14-year-old student by a former headmaster more than 30 years ago because the court where the suit was filed doesn't have jurisdiction over it, the school claims in court...
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August 06, 2018 - 1:43 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- The radio DJs who were suspended for referring to New Jersey State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal as 'turban man' are back on the air. NJ 1010'5's Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco told their listeners that they've had a tough week, but learned a lot. They also thanked the...
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Miguel Angel Corea Diaz, an alleged MS-13 boss known as 'Reaper' .
Nassau County DA
August 06, 2018 - 12:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The suspected east coast leader of the MS-13 gang says he's having a rough time in jail. Newsday says 35-year-old Miguel Angel Corea-Diaz begged state supreme court justice Patricia Harrington to do something to improve his life behind bars. He said he's been receiving death...
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An MTA bus in New York City
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August 06, 2018 - 10:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Three men including one who worked as an MTA bus driver were arrested on charges they allegedly disguised cocaine as children's gifts. Authorities say nearly $150,000 of cocaine was recovered in Brooklyn and the Bronx. Christopher Kelly, 51, Salvatore Capece, 63, and Robert...
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August 06, 2018 - 10:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There is more heartbreak for the family of a murdered Bronx teen. The family of Lesandro 'Junior' Guzman Feliz has apparently fallen victim to a scam. "They have coerced the family to sign over all their rights to the namesake," community activist Khalil Abdul Muhammad said...
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August 06, 2018 - 10:01 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD has fired a cop accused of sending lewd text messages to a woman he arrested for shoplifting in the Bronx. Rony Santiago was let go for sexual harassment. The woman he allegedly texted, 22-year-old Kammie Sifonte -- filed a lawsuit against the NYPD claiming Santiago...
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Rikers Island
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August 06, 2018 - 9:26 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The city department of correction is checking out a video that shows an inmate at Rikers Island who had been subdued by correction officers, getting jumped on by another heavily armed officer. The Daily News reports, the guy essentially took a dive onto a pile of officers...
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August 06, 2018 - 8:45 am
A body found in Philadelphia maybe that of a Bronx mother of five who disappeared last month.
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New York City subway train.
August 06, 2018 - 7:55 am
Planned construction for the L train is already worrying some Brooklyn residents who fear a possible traffic nightmare.
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