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Edison Police
December 20, 2018 - 11:40 am
A clerk was shot to death early Thursday during a robbery at the Speedway on Amboy Avenue in Edison, New Jersey.
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A yellow cab in New York City.
Dreamstime
December 20, 2018 - 10:54 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's been plenty of focus on congestion pricing to fix New York City subways, that would have to be approved by the state legislature. RELATED: Bah Humbug: Is congestion pricing in Manhattan close to approval? | State Budget Will Include Congestion Surcharge On Taxis,...
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NYPD
December 20, 2018 - 8:53 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Emotions were running high at Wednesday night's graduation ceremony for the NYPD explorers program where Lesandro 'Junior' Guzman was posthumously honored. RELATED: Suspect in Junior Guzman killing slashed by Rikers inmate | Dozens wearing ‘Justice For Junior’ shirts await...
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Dreamstime
December 20, 2018 - 1:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- From the Big Apple to the Baked Apple? It's up to the state to legalize marijuana in New York. And if it does, Mayor Bill de Blasio has a plan he presented Thursday. Web Extra: Mayor de Blasio's 77-page marijuana manifesto Mayor de Blasio's 77-page marijuana manifesto Media...
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The U.S. Capitol is seen as Congress and President Donald Trump move closer to a deadline to fund parts of the government, in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
December 19, 2018 - 10:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate approved legislation Wednesday to temporarily fund the government, a key step toward averting a federal shutdown after President Donald Trump backed off his demand for money for a border wall with Mexico. Senators passed the measure, which would keep government running...
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December 19, 2018 - 5:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police are investigating the shooting death of a teenager found on the roof of a Brooklyn housing project. Police say officers patrolling a building in the Brevoort Houses apartment complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant came upon an unconscious and unresponsive 18-year-old man on the roof...
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Google Street View
December 19, 2018 - 4:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- In under five years, a New York social-services organization called Cayuga Centers has gone from newcomer to one of the biggest names in the $1.5 billion-a-year business of housing immigrant children under government detention. Now one of the nation's five largest providers, Cayuga...
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Mugshots showing Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin Guzman Loera aka El Chapo.
US State Department handout via State Department-USA TODAY NETWORK
December 19, 2018 - 3:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Secretly recorded phone calls played Wednesday at the U.S. trial of notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin ``El Chapo'' Guzman make him sound as if he was enjoying his life as a narco-outlaw. "Amigo!'' a cheerful voice identified as Guzman's says at the start of a 2008 call made by an...
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December 19, 2018 - 3:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has sentenced a Canadian citizen to 40 years in prison for plotting a Times Square subway attack that never occurred. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman rejected a prosecutor's arguments for a life sentence, citing Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy's mental illness and...
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A traffic jam
Dreamstime
December 19, 2018 - 3:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Santa will be jumping in his sleigh for the big flight on Monday night, but before that happens millions of American will be on move. RELATED: Man yells 'there's no Santa' at Florida holiday event | Holiday nightmare: How to avoid deadly Christmas tree fires | Universe in...
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