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July 17, 2018 - 11:52 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- NYPD Deputy Commissioner for Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism John Miller spoke with reporters Tuesday about hacking issues in New York and how the NYPD handles such incidents. Miller said countries like Russia, China, and North Korea hack every day. He calls it the new...
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A deadly fire in Union City has claimed the life of a fourth child.
Darius Radzius/1010 WINS
July 17, 2018 - 11:12 am
UNION CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office has confirmed that a fifth child, 4-year-old Shamira Lopez has died at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia from her injuries suffered in last Friday's fire in Union City. Two people remain hospitalized in stable condition. On...
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Police Lights
July 17, 2018 - 10:49 am
FARMINGVILLE, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- An incoming senior at Long Island's Sachem North High School has died. Neither police nor the school have identified the student or are talking about the cause. On Monday night, police got a call about a sick or injured person at Sachem East. ABC7NY reports the 17-...
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 Revelers walk through a police check point while participating in a Caribbean street carnival called J'ouvert on September 4, 2017.
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July 17, 2018 - 10:10 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Two juries are at work in Brooklyn Supreme Court hearing cases against 4 alleged gang members who are accused of taking part in a 2015 shootout that claimed the life of Cuomo aide Carey Gabay during the annual J'ouvert celebration. Prosecutors say Micah Alleyne, Kenny Bazile...
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Demonstration following the death of Eric Garner.
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July 17, 2018 - 9:27 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Tuesday marks four years since the death of Eric Garner, and the NYPD is now moving ahead with disciplinary proceedings against Officer Daniel Panteleo. Garner's dying gasp 'I can't breathe' will not soon be forgotten, but a grand jury didn't indict Panteleo in the alleged...
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Rikers Island
Anthony Behar/Sipa Press
July 17, 2018 - 8:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Harlem woman charged in the death of her 6-year-old son and held at Rikers Island has filed a federal lawsuit against the city. Geraldine Perkins, 26, claims a correction officer locked her in an isolated cell with a notorious inmate and told her 'meet your new wifey.' The...
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New York City subway train.
July 17, 2018 - 7:40 am
A man with a history of 64 arrests is back behind bars, accused of hitting three women on the subway.
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Strip mall fire
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 17, 2018 - 6:45 am
A half-dozen businesses were destroyed and six firefighters were injured in a New Jersey fire late Tuesday.
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This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveals what some residents say was a campaign that used noisy construction to push rent-stabilized tenants out and bring high-paying condo buyers in. More than a dozen tenants told the AP that they were subjected to relentless banging, drilling, dust and rats. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
July 16, 2018 - 8:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twenty current and former residents of one of the largest buildings owned by the Kushner Cos. allege in a $10 million lawsuit that the firm used relentless, noisy construction that exposed them to cancer-causing dust as part of a campaign to get rent-stabilized tenants out and high-...
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July 16, 2018 - 4:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- The New York Police Department says it's moving ahead with disciplinary proceedings against a police officer accused in the chokehold death of an unarmed man. A letter dated Monday from an NYPD lawyer informed the Department of Justice that it would no longer wait for...
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