Local News

November 09, 2018 - 6:37 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is on the hunt for a man who pushed another man onto the subway tracks of the 6 train at the Brooklyn Bridge subway station on Friday morning. The incident occurred around 7:40 p.m. "The individual approached the 55-year-old while on the northbound 6 train platform...
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November 09, 2018 - 6:00 pm
PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey dog breeder accused of selling sick puppies from her home is now barred from owning pets. The order was part of the sentence imposed Thursday on Suzie Bourdouvales. The 38-year-old Plainfield resident will also have to serve probation and pay $30,000 in...
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November 09, 2018 - 5:49 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is taking steps to ban the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes in the hopes of curbing a sharp rise in the use of vaping products by young people, the Cuomo administration said Friday. "As the governor previously said, he's very concerned about the rise in...
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Park Savoy
58th Street Coalition
November 09, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The battle continues over the city's plan to place a homeless shelter in the old Savoy Hotel on West 58th Street. City Councilmember Keith Powers has apparently never been to the Park Savoy Hotel, but thanks to a 1010 WINS report on fire safety hazards at the location, he...
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November 09, 2018 - 2:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A lot of millennials are moving back in with their parents because they're having trouble paying rent, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will be moving to Washington D.C. where she also says the rent is too damn high. RELATED: Despite Remaining On Ballot, Crowley Insists He Won't Run...
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Fire at 730 E236th in Wakefield lands five in the hospital
Al Jones
November 09, 2018 - 1:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Bronx man is accused of setting a fire that sent his family to the hospital. The man allegedly threw hot oil at his family which ignited a couch on fire. The blaze left his three children, one of them an infant, and their mother trapped inside the apartment. Authorities...
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November 09, 2018 - 12:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Just in time for Thanksgiving, the CDC says a Salmonella outbreak tied to turkey products is making people sick. The CDC says 164 people have fallen in ill in 35 states -- 12 have been in New York. RELATED: Pork, chicken products shipped to NJ recalled over contamination...
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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand
Anthony Behar
November 09, 2018 - 11:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With the midterm elections over, the focus now turns to the 2020 presidential race. New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, who won re-election on Tuesday, appeared on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Thursday night, and commented on her potential White House...
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November 09, 2018 - 8:13 am
Security has been ramped up at a downtown Brooklyn Target store after six men armed with a machete chased another man into the store.
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November 08, 2018 - 7:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP/1010 WINS) -- A protest in Manhattan has drawn several thousand people calling for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign, following the firing of attorney general Jeff Sessions...
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