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April 29, 2018 - 12:35 pm
An investigation was under way Sunday after a woman was shot and wounded by police when she allegedly attacked officers in Mamaroneck.
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East Harlem Fire
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April 29, 2018 - 12:16 pm
A dozen people were injured, and three of them were reported in critical condition, in a fire in an East Harlem high-rise Sunday morning.
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Queens Village Fatal Fire
April 29, 2018 - 11:44 am
A house fire in Queens overnight left three people dead and several more injured, fire officials said.
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April 28, 2018 - 6:16 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A child was killed by an alleged hit-and-run driver in Queens on Saturday. Officers responding to a call at 70th Street and Northern Boulevard found a 9-year-old boy with severe trauma to the head and torso. Giovanni Ampuero, 9, was taken to Elmhurst Hospital where he was...
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Girls showing off their flower wrist corsages before the prom
April 28, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Some Suffolk County Police officers will be giving hundreds of prom dresses and tuxedos to local high school seniors in need. They've been taking donations of new or gently used dresses and suits and the drive continued on Saturday. "We are a little light in men's shoes, if...
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April 28, 2018 - 3:19 pm
MONTCLAIR, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Police have made an arrest in the death of a 20-year-old Kean University student in Montclair. Akira Townes was stabbed to death Friday outside of a home on Hartley Street. Police have charged 21-year-old Ahighah Broomes of Orange with murder. He turned himself in...
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The family of Ralph Nimmons asks the Brooklyn DA to investigate his death for possible manslaughter charges. Nimmons died when employees of a Stop &Shop store allegedly fatally attacked him when they thought he was shop lifting.
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April 28, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The death of a suspected shoplifter at a Stop & Shop in East Flatbush became the subject of a protest on Saturday. Family members and others want the store employees who held him down, held accountable. The protest was at the store on Tilden Ave right off of Flatbush Ave...
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Police say they've arrested a suspect in an assault on an orthodox Jewish man in Crown Heights.
April 28, 2018 - 1:16 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A suspect has been arrested in an anti-Semitic attack on an orthodox Jewish man in Brooklyn. The NYPD warrant squad grabbed James Vincent following an appearance on an unrelated case in Brooklyn criminal court. Cops have charged the 40-year-old with strangulation, assault,...
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New York lawmakers are pushing legislation that would prevent teachers from carrying guns.
April 28, 2018 - 12:55 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Queens man is facing a long list of charges after police say they found an arsenal in his home. Cops from the 105th Precinct went to 44-year-old Keith Harvey's home on 218th Place in Queens Village on Friday afternoon and said they came away with 16 rifles, a crossbow, and...
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New York City subway train.
April 28, 2018 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- If he'd just ignored a wanted poster, an accused subway perv might still be at large. Police didn't know his name, but they knew what he looked like. A woman took a picture of the man as he pleasured himself while sitting across from her on a southbound N train on April 9...
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