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David Caplan
October 08, 2019 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A New Jersey jury on Tuesday convicted Ahmad Khan Rahimi -- already found guilty of planting bombs in Manhattan -- for attempted murder. The Afghanistan-born naturalized U.S. citizen is accused of engaging police in a gun battle after they found him sleeping in a doorway. An...
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Queens robbery suspect
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Andrew Weber
October 08, 2019 - 1:51 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Police released surveillance footage of a suspect wanted in three Queens robberies that took place over the last week. The first incident took place on Oct. 3 at about 6:15 p.m. in front of 126-50 Northern Boulevard. A 49-year-old man was closing his business when a man asked...
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Andrew Weber
October 08, 2019 - 1:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Murders and shootings are slightly up in New York City in 2019, compared to 2018, based on data put out by the New York Police Department Monday. The report, compiled by NYPD officials, found 249 murders in the city from Jan. 1 to Oct. 6, up just about 1% from the 246 murders...
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David Caplan
October 08, 2019 - 1:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 17-year-old male from the Bronx who died last Friday is New York State's first vaping-related death, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday afternoon at a press conference. "This vaping is a public health crisis,” Cuomo said. “You are playing with your life … with this stuff."...
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Andrew Weber
October 08, 2019 - 10:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Train service on the 7 line between Manhattan and Queens was temporarily suspended Tuesday morning after a person was fatally hit by a train in a tunnel Tuesday morning. The person was struck near the Vernon-Blvd-Jason Avenue station. "7 trains are resuming regular service...
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Murray Hill steam leak
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Andrew Weber
October 08, 2019 - 9:53 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A steam leak which caused delays during morning rush hour on Manhattan’s east side Tuesday has been closed. The high pressure steam leak occurred at First Avenue and 36th Street at about 5:45 in Murray Hill. High Pressure Steam Leak in Manhole @CitizenApp 1st Avenue & E...
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Andrew Weber
October 08, 2019 - 8:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Police are investigating a possible murder-suicide after they discovered two dead bodies on the Upper West Side Monday night. Police believe a man, 60, stabbed his older brother, Paul Horton, 65 to death with a knife in the bathroom. The incident occurred in the apartment...
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Vehilce used to lure children in Borough Park
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Glenn Schuck
October 08, 2019 - 6:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Four men inside a car tried to lure multiple children to come inside their vehicle, some with candy, on Saturday in Brooklyn, according to police. At about 8:30 p.m on Saturday, Oct. 5, a blue Toyota Rav 4 with four men inside approached two boys, ages 10 and 11, at 47th...
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Kimberly Dole
October 07, 2019 - 7:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- At least 90 people part of a climate change protest were arrested Monday, the NYPD told 1010 WINS. Members of extinction Rebellion, a climate change activist group made their way towards Wall Street from Battery Park, where a protester climbed on to the charging bull that...
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In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., speaks during a National Press Club Newsmaker news conference, on Equal Pay Day, at the National Press Club in Washington. Maloney suffered a medical episode while appearing at an event in New York City, Monday Oct. 7, 2019. Maloney and other politicians were attending a community vigil about the weekend killing of four homeless men in the borough's Chinatown section. She was taken to a hospital. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
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October 07, 2019 - 5:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney of New York City is explaining a medical problem she experienced during a public event by saying she is recovering from bronchitis. Maloney said in a statement Monday that she began to feel faint and that "out of an abundance of caution, sought medical...
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