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A five alarm fire ripped through businesses in Sunnyside.
FDNY
December 13, 2018 - 9:10 am
A massive fire tore through Sunnyside, Queens this morning.
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Cops say they recovered this gun after firing on a suspect in the Bronx.
NYPD
December 13, 2018 - 8:55 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops responding to a shooting in the Wakefield section of the Bronx on Wednesday night found a man holding a gun. UPDATE: @NYPDChiefPatrol provides preliminary information about tonight’s police involved shooting in the Wakefield area of the Bronx. pic.twitter.com/clzbtXqYzi...
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Dreamstime
December 13, 2018 - 7:44 am
Will congestion pricing for drivers coming into Manhattan finally become a reality?
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December 12, 2018 - 6:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Federal authorities say a Brooklyn man threatened to murder a U.S. senator for criticizing President Donald Trump and supporting reproductive rights. Prosecutors said Wednesday that Michael Brogan was charged with threatening to kill a federal official. Authorities did not identify...
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December 12, 2018 - 5:54 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The family of one of 20 people killed in a limousine crash claims in a legal filing against New York state that the intersection where the accident occurred was unsafe. The claim notice was filed Monday by an attorney representing the family of Amanda Rivenburg , one of 18...
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Macro shot of a dired marijuana bud with crystalline structures
Dreamstime
December 12, 2018 - 5:31 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut has approved 9 more medical marijuana dispensaries, doubling the number of facilities in the state. Consumer Protection Commissioner Michelle Seagull said in a statement Tuesday the state's program has been ``thoughtfully expanded'' to 18 approved dispensaries...
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December 12, 2018 - 5:17 pm
LAKE GROVE, N.Y. (AP) -- Human remains found in the basement of a family home on Long Island have been identified as the family's patriarch who disappeared half a century ago. Suffolk County police said Wednesday the death of 57-year-old George Carroll is being classified as a homicide. The victim'...
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December 12, 2018 - 5:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A woman was sexually assaulted Wednesday afternoon in her Bronx apartment building, according to police. The suspect wore a ski mask and entered the woman's unit through an unlocked door, according to WABC . The assault took place around 1 p.m. at Cruger Avenue and Maran...
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Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
December 12, 2018 - 4:41 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Long considered a tough sell in Albany, the idea of imposing tolls on drivers entering the busiest parts of Manhattan is gaining momentum among New York lawmakers, increasing the chances that some kind of congestion tolling will pass in the legislative session that begins next...
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Rikers Island
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December 12, 2018 - 3:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Bronx District Attorney's Office has unveiled charges against 29 alleged members of the Bloods. RELATED: Chicago gang charged for slayings, terrorizing neighborhood | FBI: Mad Stone Bloods street gang leader nabbed in New York | NYPD Holds Gang Awareness Meeting To Stop...
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