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Portal bridge
Dreamstime
July 14, 2018 - 1:58 pm
A $1.7 billion project to replace a century-old rail bridge outside New York City has received an extension from the government to apply for critical federal grants.
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July 14, 2018 - 1:22 pm
Sports betting is finally open for business at New Jersey’s Meadowlands Racetrack.
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New York City Public Housing
Dreamstime
July 14, 2018 - 12:42 pm
New York City public housing residents want a seat at the table.
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Dreamstime
July 14, 2018 - 11:45 am
Three children were killed in a fire at a home in Union City, New Jersey.
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Ambulance
Dreamstime
July 14, 2018 - 10:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A woman who stopped for a slice of pizza Friday night ended up as the victim of a hit and run. Police say the woman came out of Vinnie’s Pizzeria in Williamsburg just before 11:30 p.m. and attempted to get into a minivan waiting outside. Instead of letting her into the car,...
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July 13, 2018 - 7:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo Friday to initiate a corruption probe following the guilty verdicts at a corruption trial a day earlier related to the state's ambitious “Buffalo Billion” upstate redevelopment scandal. Nixon, a Democrat,...
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July 13, 2018 - 3:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Three people were shot Friday afternoon at a shopping center in downtown Brooklyn, police said. The shooting happened at around 2 p.m. in front of a Gap store at the Fulton Mall. The victims were transported to Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. None of the victims' injuries are...
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A pilot program for dockless biking in the Rockaways.
Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS
July 13, 2018 - 2:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Move over Citi Bike, there's a new dockless bike program in town. Getting around the Rockaways was never vey easy, but now City Councilman Donovan Richards says that's about to change. "For a very long time this community was last when it came to everything, but I 'm proud...
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
July 13, 2018 - 1:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The law allowing speed cameras in school zones in New York City expires on July 25. Republican State Senatory Marty Golden of Brooklyn has called for the state senate to meet in a special session to reauthorize the cameras. Golden had been criticized in recent weeks for not...
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Scene of a deadly fire on 25th Street in Union City.
Hudson County Prosecutor's Office
July 13, 2018 - 11:54 am
UNION CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Two children were killed and 14 people were injured in a five alarm fire in Union City. The blaze broke out just after 9 a.m. in a three story home on 25th Street. Firefighters had to battle their way to the top floor to get people out. FIRE KILLS CHILDREN - 2yo boy...
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