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May 08, 2018 - 6:58 pm
Hart Island is off the coast of the Bronx and has served as a burial ground for New York's poor and nameless for more than a century. It is maintained by the city's department of correction and prisoners bury the dead. Families could not visit the gravesites of loved ones until a 2015 lawsuit.
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Juliet Papa
May 08, 2018 - 6:50 pm
The cause was heat from a boiler ventilation flue pipe that ignited combustible materials nearby in the cellar of the St. Nicholas Avenue building that housed a nightclub where the movie "Motherless Brooklyn" was being shot.
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Eric Schneiderman
AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File
May 08, 2018 - 6:38 pm
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who held himself out as a champion of women and a liberal foil to President Donald Trump, is resigning from office after four women accused him of physical violence during intimate encounters.
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May 08, 2018 - 6:03 pm
Chef Gabrielle Hamilton of Prune on the Lower East Side took home this year's outstanding chef award at the James Beard Awards Monday night in Chicago. She earned a nomination in the same category last year.
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May 08, 2018 - 4:56 pm
I scream, you scream -- we all scream for (free) ice cream!
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May 08, 2018 - 4:32 pm
The NYPD is looking for two of Cardi B's bodyguards accused of assauting a fan for getting too close to the rapper.
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Police are looking for Ronald Williams in conection with a brutal assault in Kew Gardens Hills.
May 08, 2018 - 3:33 pm
Police have made an arrest in connection with the brutal rape and beating of a woman in Queens last week.
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May 08, 2018 - 1:03 pm
A 14-year-old Somerset, New Jersey student has died after collapsing during gym class.
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Police Lights
May 08, 2018 - 12:34 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island high school student has been charged with making threats against classmates. Police said the 17-year-old Copiague High School junior made several threats on Instagram Sunday night, along with suicidal statements. The suspect's name has not been released. He's...
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Jersey City Katyn Statue
AP Photo/Julio Cortez
May 08, 2018 - 11:45 am
Members of Jersey City's council are opposing the mayor's plan to remove a statue commemorating the 1940 massacre of thousands of Polish officers, as a Jewish group in Poland adds its voice to the opposition.
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