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October 18, 2018 - 5:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are on the hunt for a 64-year-old man who allegedly slashed two people with a knife in late August on Staten Island. The altercation took place in front of a laundromat on Richmond Terrace. The victims were a man and a woman, both 43. "The male approached the two...
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October 18, 2018 - 5:10 pm
BROOKHAVEN, N.Y. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Justice says a Long Island police department has made improvements in its relations with the Latino community, but there is still a persistent mistrust between community members and police. Newsday says the Justice Department's report shows the...
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Sen. Charles Schumer
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October 18, 2018 - 3:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Several elected officials rallied Thursday afternoon, to call on a company to go forward with a deal that would help with the expansion of the city's greenway project. For ten blocks a narrow stretch of green runs along the Major Deegan Expressway, railroad CSX owns it, but...
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A dog in a Halloween costume.
Dreamstime
October 18, 2018 - 2:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Great news for dog lovers; the annual Halloween Dog Parade is back. The event had been held in Tompkins Square Park, but had been cancelled due to insurance issues. Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade will be back on, though in a different location. Councilwoman @...
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October 18, 2018 - 1:52 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Trump Organization is suing the estate of a Trump Tower resident who died in a fire at the building in April. Its filed the lawsuit late Tuesday in Manhattan Supreme Court, seeking to reclaim $90,000 in unpaid fees from 67-year-old Todd Brassner's estate. Brassner's...
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A. Philip Randolph HS Campus in Hamilton Hts.
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October 18, 2018 - 1:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops were still on the scene Thursday afternoon, but the threat appeared to be over after reports of a man with a gun on campus at a Manhattan high school. A student was in custody and a pellet or BB gun was recovered. As the situation played out, police were quick to remind...
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Raw Chicken
Dreamstime
October 18, 2018 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A multidrug-resistant form of Salmonella has caused a rash of infections in the Tri-State area. Ninety-two people in 29 states have been infected, with the outbreak connected to raw chicken products, ABC7 reports. There have been 10 cases in New York and 9 in New Jersey. The...
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Carteret Mayor Dan Reiman
DanReiman.com
October 18, 2018 - 11:19 am
CARTERET, NJ (1010 WINS) -- The mayor of Carteret is pushing back against disturbing allegations made on social media. NJ.com reports, Mayor Daniel Reiman has requested restraining orders against four people -- among them his Republican opponent and an alleged victim of sexual misconduct -- in a...
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New York City Public Housing
Dreamstime
October 18, 2018 - 10:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With the temperature falling, Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to make an announcement about heat in public housing. RELATED: NYCHA staff accused of holding sex parties at housing development | Freeze warning in effect on coldest day since April | Tenants: Federal NYCHA...
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© Dezzor | Dreamstime.com
October 18, 2018 - 10:23 am
A freeze warning was in effect for parts of the Tri-State area until 9 a.m. Thursday.
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