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Dreamstime
June 08, 2018 - 8:46 am
YONKERS, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Arrests have been made in a rash of recent mail thefts in Yonkers where about $660,000 has been stolen from 85 victims. Yonkers Police, the Westchester DA's office, and the U.S. Postal Service say three Bronx men including a former postal service employee have been...
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(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
June 08, 2018 - 8:15 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Atlantic City is waiting on word from Trenton. They want to know when legislation passed Thursday to legalize sports betting, will be signed into law. Casinos and some racetracks are ready to take wagers when the bill gets signed by Gov. Phil Murphy. "Anything you...
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File image of a yellow school bus.
Dreamstime
June 07, 2018 - 6:45 pm
It was a scary ride for students and adults returning from a field trip on Thursday.
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YouTube
June 07, 2018 - 6:27 pm
An actor who appeared in a YouTube crime show has been found stabbed to death in his Bronx apartment.​ Authorities say Tyrone Fleming, 40, was found dead around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
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(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
June 07, 2018 - 5:36 pm
The New Jersey legislature gave its final approval Thursday to a bill to legalize sports betting three weeks after winning the right to do so in a U.S. Supreme Court case.
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New York City Special Narcotics Prosecutor's Office
June 07, 2018 - 4:33 pm
Two men were charged Thursday in a plot to smuggle roughly $3 million worth of heroin from Chicago to New York City inside tomato boxes.
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Al Jones
June 07, 2018 - 4:31 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The detention of an illegal immigrant from Ecuador by the military police as he delivered pizza to soldiers at Fort Hamilton got under the skin of Gov. Andrew Cuomo. He issued a statement on Thursday saying, "detaining a hardworking man, separating a father from his children...
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A student doing homework.
Dreamstime
June 07, 2018 - 4:17 pm
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Kids from all over the world will be trying to get their parents to move to Long Island. That's because school officials in Long Beach have cancelled homework for elementary school students for all of next year. In making the move, they're pointing to studies that...
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People wait outside Houston's William P. Hobby Airport on Thursday, June 7, 2018, after a toy grenade in a passenger's bag forced the shutdown of a security checkpoint, inconveniencing hundreds of people catching early-morning flights.
(AP Photo/John L. Mone)
June 07, 2018 - 1:51 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A Boy Scout who packed a toy grenade in his carry-on bag caused the shutdown of a security checkpoint at Houston's Thursday morning, just a day after the international terminal of the city's other major airport was evacuated due to a bomb scare. Houston Airport System spokesman Bill...
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Dreamstime
June 07, 2018 - 1:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is touting several big arrests over the last couple of days. There were three year-long cases. one was called Operation Triple Play, another was called Operation Southern Steel, and the third was called Operation Wild Side. More than 40 of the most violent...
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