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November 22, 2018 - 10:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Friday, Nov. 23 is not for everyone. The Black Friday sales are over-hyped, over-crowded and over-the-top. Why not just “fugetaboutit” and do something else on what for most people is a day off from work and school? There is so much more to see and experience in the greatest...
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Jose Peralta
Official
November 22, 2018 - 9:48 am
State Sen. Jose Peralta, who represented a diverse slice of Queens, has died at the age of 47.
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Nickoloas Samaroo
NYPD
November 22, 2018 - 8:41 am
A woman fought back against a man who was trying to rape her in Queens, and she managed to get away by biting his crotch, cops say.
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Thanksgiving Day parade
(AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
November 22, 2018 - 7:30 am
SpongeBob, Charlie Brown and other giant balloons were cleared for takeoff just before a Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade that began amid blustery winds and some of the coldest temperatures in the event's history.
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This photo provided by Chuck Reeves shows the end of a New York City-bound Amtrak train car after it was separated from another, outside of Ravena, about 25 miles south of Albany-Rensselaer station in Albany, N.Y., Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018. The train experienced what Amtrak called a "mechanical issue" just before 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Amtrak said another engine was being dispatched to transfer passengers from the disabled train. (Chuck Reeves via AP)
November 22, 2018 - 12:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City-bound Amtrak train became disabled on the night before Thanksgiving, one of the busiest travel days of the year, when two of its cars separated. There were no reports of injuries. Train 68, called the Adirondack, was heading from Montreal, when the train experienced...
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
November 21, 2018 - 6:42 pm
A joint Democrat-led Assembly and Senate committee is expected to discuss the package of measures Monday.
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(WABC via AP)
November 21, 2018 - 6:01 pm
COLTS NECK, NJ (1010 WINS/AP) -- Authorities say a family of four in affluent horse country was slain before their mansion was set ablaze, but assured the community a killer was not on the loose, hours after the homeowner's brother was arrested Wednesday in an arson at his own home. RELATED: 2 kids...
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The Charlie Brown balloon floats in Columbus Circle during the 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 23, 2017 in New York City.
(Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images)
November 21, 2018 - 5:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Via plane, train, or automobile it's a crowded Getaway Day 2018. It's also a slow one. There were more New Jersey Transit suspensions during the evening rush due to Amtrak overhead wire problems. The NECL and NEC lines came back but were subject to delays of up to an hour...
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Image by wHY.​
November 21, 2018 - 5:00 pm
A big section of the Met is getting a makeover. It’s going to take some time, but they promise you’ll love the results.
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