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November 15, 2018 - 2:48 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's now a person of interest in the stabbing deaths of a man and a woman in their flushing Queens apartment. RELATED: Cops: Man said ‘Happy Halloween’ before stabbing 2 in New Haven | Hoodie clad suspects seen running from scene of Midtown stabbing | Homeless pair under...
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FILE- This Jan. 31, 2018, file photo, provided by the New York State Department of Corrections, shows Mark David Chapman, the man who killed John Lennon on Dec. 8, 1980. Chapman told a parole board in August 2018, when the New York state Board of Parole denied his release, that he feels "more and more shame" every year for his crime. A transcript of the hearing was released Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 by prison officials. (New York State Department of Corrections via AP, File)
November 15, 2018 - 1:11 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The man who killed John Lennon told a parole board he feels "more and more shame" every year for gunning down the former Beatle outside his Manhattan apartment in 1980. "Thirty years ago I couldn't say I felt shame and I know what shame is now," Mark David Chapman said. "It's...
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In this Nov. 17, 2017, file photo, Johnny Bobbitt Jr., left, Kate McClure, right, and McClure's boyfriend Mark D'Amico pose at a Citgo station in Philadelphia.
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November 15, 2018 - 11:20 am
FLORENCE TOWNSHIP, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Prosecutors say they will announce new developments in the infamous 'Go Fund Me' case of a homeless man who helped a driver, and was rewarded with a Go Fund Me started by the woman and her boyfriend. RELATED: Couple could soon be indicted over missing GoFundMe...
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November 15, 2018 - 10:03 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Despite winning just 10 games in 2018, Mets ace Jacob deGrom was named the National League's best pitcher, but there was at least one detractor. DeGrom won with the fewest wins ever by a Cy Young-winning starter. He hauled in 29 first place votes and 207 points. The other...
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November 15, 2018 - 10:00 am
It's National Fast Food Day! While the first fast food restaurant did not originate in New York -- it was White Castle in Kansas -- the Big Apple is responsible for some of the best and most notable names in the business. When one thinks of Nathan’s, images of Coney Island appear along with mouth-...
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Quinnipiac University Finance Department Chair, Thomas Coe
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November 15, 2018 - 9:11 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (1010 WINS) -- The head of a Quinnipiac University academic department is accused of using the internet to find teenagers for inappropriate behavior. Thomas Coe, the chair of the university's finance department, has been placed on leave pending an investigation, Quinnipiac...
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John Montone
November 15, 2018 - 7:02 am
Like it or not, we're getting snow today. Snow, sleet and rain to be exact. 1010 WINS' John Montone talked to the folks about what AccuWeather says is the earliest measurable snow the city will get in six years.
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Measles
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November 14, 2018 - 5:26 pm
CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- New York officials have confirmed 68 cases of measles in one county, making it the largest outbreak in the state in decades. The Journal News reports Rockland County's outbreak originated from three groups of travelers from Israel, and it has mostly affected Orthodox Jewish...
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November 14, 2018 - 5:20 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- A former Connecticut dentist who sexually assaulted two patients and stalked one has been sentenced to serve up to seven years in prison. Jeffrey Krahling, of Wallingford, was sentenced in New Haven Superior Court to a seven- to 15-year sentence, suspended after seven years...
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New York City Public Housing
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November 14, 2018 - 5:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has rejected a $2 billion deal aimed at settling lawsuits over unhealthy conditions for 400,000 residents of the nation's largest public housing system, saying it's not enough. U.S. District Judge William H. Pauley rejected the plan Wednesday after a public hearing...
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