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The city rolled out a car share pilot program that's expected to cost New York drivers hundreds of spots.
Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS
May 31, 2018 - 8:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a car share program Thursday, that would allow dozens of people use a single car. More than a dozen NYC neighborhoods are getting expanded #carshare programs w/hundreds of cars they can start using 6/4. It also means losing free parking spaces...
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Cops say a 25-year-old woman crashed her car, and gave her baby to a stranger in Ozone Park.
Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS
May 31, 2018 - 7:41 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops in Queens say a woman crashed her car into a light pole, and then into the gate of a junior high school in Ozone Park, before running off. That might sound pretty bad, but the story gets a lot worse. It happened in the middle of the Wednesday night rush hour. Malika...
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Dreamstime
May 30, 2018 - 6:40 pm
The pilot of a small WWII-era plane died when his plane crashed in a wooded area on Long Island Wednesday.
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Chris Pedota/The Record via AP, Poo
May 30, 2018 - 4:16 pm
A school bus driver who investigators say caused a fatal crash on a New Jersey highway by crossing three lanes of traffic in an apparent attempt to make an illegal U-turn was released pending trial Wednesday.
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The 9/11 Memorial And Museum will honor those exposed to toxins at Ground Zero.
Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS
May 30, 2018 - 11:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Deaths from 9/11 didn't end in 2001. People who were exposed to toxins at Ground Zero have been suffering and dying for the past 16-plus years. Jon Stewart speaks at ceremony unveiling design of new portion of @Sept11Memorial honoring those sick and dying from 9/11 related...
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Dreamstime
May 30, 2018 - 10:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- They have all kinds of trade shows at the Javits Center, but the one starting Wednesday is for a relatively new industry -- the legalized marijuana trade. The Cannabis World Congress And Business Exposition will feature a keynote address by longtime medical marijuana...
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
May 30, 2018 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling on the state legislature to authorize more speed cameras for schools around the city -- there are currently 140 of them. It's not clear if the legislature will even extend the current program before the end of the current session next month. "...
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Jose Figuroa Velazquez has been charged in the death of Angel Soler.
Nassau County Police
May 30, 2018 - 9:38 am
FREEPORT, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A second suspected MS-13 member has been arrested on charges of murdering a 15-year-old from Roosevelt. Nassau County cops say Angel Soler was set upon by a gang and hacked to death with a machete last July. His remains weren't found until a tip came in months later...
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Dreamstime
May 30, 2018 - 7:39 am
FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Cops in Franklin Township, New Jersey suspect some local teenagers were responsible for a crime which could have taken a very tragic turn. It happened around midnight on Sunday. A 35-year-old woman was driving on Willow Ave when she spotted lawn chairs...
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@HewittLexy/Twitter
May 29, 2018 - 6:48 pm
An attorney for 20-year-old Emily Weinman of Philadelphia told Philly.com the charges against her are exaggerated. Wildwood, New Jersey Mayor Ernie Troiano defended the police Tuesday, noting Weinman was "by far the aggressor here" and pointing out that women can be harder to subdue than men.
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