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FDNY Foundation
July 25, 2018 - 10:42 am
The official FDNY 2019, Calendar of Heroes was revealed on Wednesday.
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Former Staten Island congressman Guy Molinari has passed away at the age of 89.
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July 25, 2018 - 10:12 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Former Staten Island congressman Guy Molinari has died. He was 89. Politics was his family's business. Molinari's father was an assemblyman. His daughter and son-in-law were members of congress. Molinari was elected to the House in 1980. In 1990, he became Staten Island...
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Union city funeral
Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS
July 25, 2018 - 8:18 am
A 21-hour-long wake began Tuesday for the five children killed in a Union City house fire two weeks ago.
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Train Tracks
July 25, 2018 - 7:45 am
Both the Long Island Rail Road and Metro North will miss the year-end deadline to install life-saving safety technology.
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An MTA bus in New York City
Photo Credit: Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
July 25, 2018 - 7:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The annual 'Pokey' and 'Schleppie' awards for slowest and least reliable bus service in the city came out on Tuesday. "The Pokey award winner is the M42 crosstown bus, it moves at an average pace of 3.2 mph, which is not much faster than walking speed at an average pace, and...
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Rally in support of ICE detained pizza deliveryman.
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
July 24, 2018 - 7:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A federal judge ordered late Tuesday the immediate release of an Ecuadorean immigrant detained while delivering pizza to the Fort Hamilton Army base in Brooklyn. Immigration advocates had been rallying for his release. A federal court judge heard Pablo Villavicencio's...
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An NYPD vehicle sits on a city street.
Jim Powers/1010 WINS
July 24, 2018 - 6:23 pm
The NYPD is seeking a a male in connection with an attempted rape that occurred June 29 in the Ozone Park neighborhood of Queens near Glenmore Avenue and 79th Street. A 30-year-old female victim was walking when she was followed by the unidentified male. The male grabbed the victim by the neck and...
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Justice sign on a Courtroom Building.
July 24, 2018 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An heiress to the Seagram's liquor fortune was arrested Tuesday in connection with her work with NXIVM, an upstate New York self-help group accused of branding some of its female followers and forcing them into unwanted sex. Clare Bronfman, a daughter of the late billionaire...
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Mets fans outside of Citi Field
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July 24, 2018 - 1:50 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Marine Corps vet who was fired by the New York Mets says he used his own money to bring a Gold Star family to a game at Citi Field. Nick Francona, son of Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona, led a Marine Corps scout sniper platoon in Afghanistan before transitioning...
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A deadly fire in Union City has claimed the life of a fourth child.
Darius Radzius/1010 WINS
July 24, 2018 - 12:10 pm
UNION CITY, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A wake was held Tuesday, for the five children who died in an apartment fire in Union City on Friday, July 13. The children were all related, and ranged in age from 2 to 13. The funeral will be held Wednesday morning. The owner of the building faces fines for a...
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