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Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY NETWORK
August 21, 2018 - 2:19 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha -- the "Festival of Sacrifice" -- lawmakers from New York state and around the country have taken to Twitter to wish those celebrating, "Eid Mubarak," which translated from Arabic means "Blessed Celebration."...
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Post Malone performs onstage during the 2018 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival
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August 21, 2018 - 12:54 pm
TETERBORO, NJ (1010 WINS/AP) -- A Gulfstream jet carrying hip hop artist Post Malone landed safely Tuesday afternoon at Stewart International Airport in Orange County, N.Y., after it circled the NYC-area airspace for several hours to burn off fuel after the plane's tires blew out during takeoff...
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August 21, 2018 - 12:35 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Rep. Lee Zeldin, the Republican congressman from Long Island, took to Twitter Tuesday morning to applaud the federal government's deportation of former Nazi concentration camp guard Jakiw Palij from his home in Queens. "Convicted Nazi guard Jakiw Palij has...
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Dreamstime
August 21, 2018 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A homeless man and a homeless woman are under arrest in Monday's deadly Hell's Kitchen stabbing. David Gamble, 54, and Chantel Davis, 39, were living in a homeless shelter on West 45th Street about a block away from the murder scene. Both of them have been charged, and cops...
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August 21, 2018 - 9:35 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Searching for love on Tinder got very complicated for dozens of men who showed up in Union Square at the same time to meet Natasha. The Instagram model invited the men who were unaware that she had multiple dates, and spoke on a microphone to tell them what they would have...
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A child with neck pain.
Dreamstime
August 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
FRESNO, CA (1010 WINS) -- Kids are always up to something stupid and lately it's the necking game. The game started making the rounds on YouTube and it involves slapping another kid on the base of the neck. "When you send your kid to school, especially elementary school, you should know your kid is...
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Pope Francis file image.
(AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File)
August 21, 2018 - 8:57 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican said Tuesday that Pope Francis is expected to meet with victims of sexual abuse during his weekend visit to Ireland and speak out about the problem. Spokesman Greg Burke effectively confirmed the meeting during a briefing Tuesday. He said Francis always meets with...
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Dreamstime
August 21, 2018 - 8:48 am
MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- Prosecutors say a longtime New Jersey cop passed along information about police activity to help people he knew avoid arrest and also had sex with a woman while on duty instead of arresting her for outstanding warrants. Monroe Township police Sgt. Jody Collins also...
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NYPD
August 21, 2018 - 8:39 am
Police are hunting a bicyclist who punched a pedestrian in the head after wrapping a bike chain around his fist last month.
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Goats spotted on train tracks in Brooklyn.
MTA
August 21, 2018 - 6:55 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There were no service disruptions, but a couple of goats were spotted on the above-ground subway tracks near Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn. Goat capture! Two kids playing on the N train tracks are unceremoniously hailed away. #1010wins pic.twitter.com/29XhEeRcr9 — Al Jones...
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