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MSG Photos
July 18, 2018 - 10:55 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- If Billy Joel ever does end his residency at Madison Square Garden he'll still have a permanent home there. In honor of my friend Billy Joel’s 100th show at Madison Square Garden, I proclaim today Billy Joel Day in New York State. Never lose that New York State of Mind. pic...
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Lasker Pool at Central Park
NYC Parks Department
July 18, 2018 - 10:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- City officials and the Central Park Conservancy are announcing a $150 million makeover of the park's Lasker Pool and skating rink. The rink is run by the Trump Organization, but its concession expires in 2021. The city runs the pool on its own and officials plan to spruce up...
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Dreamstime
July 18, 2018 - 10:11 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A deadly shooting may have been gang related. A 15-year-old was killed in Brooklyn on Tuesday afternoon. Kyon Jackson was struck repeatedly in the torso by a shooter on a bike near a playground at the Bushwick Houses. An older man was grazed in the cheek. The Daily News...
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An MTA bus in New York City
Photo Credit: Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
July 18, 2018 - 7:48 am
MTA Chairman Joe Lhota proposed two 4 percent fare hikes during a board meeting Wednesday, with one taking place in 2019, and the other in 2021.
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NYPD
July 18, 2018 - 7:21 am
All 12 suspects in the murder of 15-year-old Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz are expected to appear in the Bronx Supreme Court Wednesday.
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An NYPD vehicle sits on a city street.
Jim Powers/1010 WINS
July 18, 2018 - 6:21 am
An off-duty MTA employee was hit by a stray bullet on board a subway train in Brooklyn Tuesday.
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July 17, 2018 - 7:38 pm
WRIGHTSTOWN, N.J. (AP) -- Prosecutors say the parents of a four-month-old boy who died after being placed under a comforter at a New Jersey motel earlier this year have been charged with murder. Burlington County prosecutors and state police say 42-year-old William Herring and 22-year-old Brianna...
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July 17, 2018 - 6:06 pm
Staten Island and a trio of Long Island communities have elevated incidents of cancer, according to preliminary data presented Tuesday night at public meetings. The meetings will kick off a one-year study, to be conducted by the state Department of Health (DOH) and Department of Environmental...
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Dreamstime
July 17, 2018 - 5:43 pm
UNION CITY, N.J. (AP) -- A fifth child has died from injuries sustained in a New Jersey house fire last week. The Hudson County prosecutor's office announced Tuesday that 4-year-old Shamira Lopez has died. Officials have previously said that Friday morning's fire at a three-story home in Union City...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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July 17, 2018 - 4:49 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is taking steps to ensure its elections infrastructure is protected from cyberattacks by foreign hackers. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday that an initiative with the state Board of Elections will help county elections boards strengthen their cyber security...
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