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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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July 19, 2018 - 5:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A suspect arrested in the slaying of an aide to Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been convicted of manslaughter, but was acquitted of murder charges. Kenny Bazile was found guilty on Thursday in the 2015 fatal shooting of Carey Gabay (guh-BAY'), who got caught in the...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 2, 2018, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 19, 2018 - 5:11 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state tax officials have opened an investigation into the Trump Foundation to determine whether President Donald Trump or his charity violated state law. The probe began about a month ago and was confirmed to The Associated Press on Thursday by a state official with...
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Swimming sign at Fire Island.
Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 4:40 pm
ISLIP, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Just as the beaches were reopened Thursday, swimmers were again ordered out of the water at Atlantique Beach on Fire Island, after a shark was spotted just a day after two kids were bit in separate incidents just minutes and miles apart. In a development that unnerved...
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Two men walk out of a Queens apartment with a refrigerator during an alleged burglary.
NYPD
July 19, 2018 - 1:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Turns out a Queens man's refrigerator wasn't running, it was getting carried away by two men who broke into his apartment. Just before 6 a.m. on Sunday July, 15 the men busted into home through a rear window, took the 39-year-old man's fridge, and took off in a white U-Haul...
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Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 1:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A woman riding on the back of a motorcycle was killed in a crash on Thursday morning in East Harlem. Investigators say she was the passenger on a bike that was going the wrong way on 110th Street when the man at the wheel hit a speed bump sending both him and the 28-year-old...
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Demonstration following the death of Eric Garner.
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July 19, 2018 - 11:21 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD announced Thursday that they will begin the disciplinary process immediately for the officers involved in Eric Garner's chokehold death. Earlier in the week, the department said they would give the justice department until September to decide whether they would file...
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New York City Hot Dog Cart File Image
Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 11:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The New York Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is joining advocates and street vendors to condemn an alleged attack against a vendor in the city. It happened on July 12, when a man allegedly snuck up behind Hassane Elbaz and assaulted him, shouting...
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Police are looking for a car that was involved in a deadly Queens hit-and-run.
NYPD
July 19, 2018 - 10:08 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops are hoping a surveillance picture will lead to an arrest in a deadly Queens hit-and-run. Draga Krstic, 64, of Ridgewood was hit on the morning of July 1. She died on Thursday. Krstic was described as a loving wife and mother who recently retired fom her housekeeping job...
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police tape
Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 9:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The shooting death of a teenager in Brooklyn was caught on cellphone video which has led to an arrest. Kyon Jackson was gunned down outside of the Bushwick houses. Police have arrested 19-year-old Elijah Harris of Brooklyn and charged him with murder in the 15-year-old's...
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Macro shot of a dired marijuana bud with crystalline structures
Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 8:46 am
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Jersey City is about to become the pot capital of the Garden State. A new policy expected to go into effect on Thursday will downgrade marijuana charges to a non-criminal offense. Prosecutors will be encouraged to send people busted for pot to community court, or...
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