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Missing Aunt, nephew
NYPD
Kimberly Dole
December 06, 2019 - 2:18 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Authorities are searching for a 46-year-old Brooklyn woman and her 2-week-old nephew who have been reported missing. Officials say Maria Martese and Jace Richardson were last seen leaving their Howard Avenue apartment around noon on Thursday. Police dogs and a helicopter are...
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Razor found
NYPD
Kimberly Dole
December 06, 2019 - 1:33 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An NYPD officer is recovering after finding a razor blade in a sandwich he purchased in a Queens deli on Thursday. Officials say the officer, at approximately 4:30, bought the sandwich at a Bon Appetit in located at 418 Beach 129 Street in Rockaway Park. To repeat: The NYPD...
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I was notified that graffiti was discovered at the Holocaust Memorial Park in Sheepshead Bay.
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David Caplan
December 06, 2019 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Holocaust Memorial Park in Sheepshead Bay in Brooklyn was vandalized Friday. Councilman Chaim Deutsch, whose district includes the memorial, notified the NYPD after he was informed of the desecration. "I was notified that graffiti was discovered at the Holocaust Memorial...
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Harvey Weinstein
Associated Press
Kimberly Dole
December 06, 2019 - 12:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A prosecutor argued on Friday that Harvey Weinstein violated his bail conditions by mishandling his electronic ankle monitor, and left his whereabouts unrecorded for hours at a time. Prosecutor Joan Illuzzi made the claim at a pretrial hearing for Weinstein, accusing him of...
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Flu shot
Kimberly Dole
December 06, 2019 - 8:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker declared Thursday that influenza is now prevalent in New York State. This announcement puts into effect a regulation requiring that healthcare workers who are not vaccinated against influenza wear surgical or procedure...
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Kanye West and Joel Osteen
SIPA USA/SIPA
Kimberly Dole
December 06, 2019 - 7:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Kanye West is teaming up with televangelist Joel Osteen for a May gig at Yankee Stadium. The rapper, who says he is a born-again Christian, is set to take the stage with the famous pastor and his wife, Victoria Osteen, at their "Night of Hope" event on May 2, 2020. In...
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Bronx assault suspect
NYPD
Kimberly Dole
December 06, 2019 - 6:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police released video surveillance late Thursday of a man wanted for the assault of an 80-year-old man in the Bronx. On December 5, at approximately 9:30 a.m., the victim was placing bottles and cans into recycling machines at a Food Bazaar supermarket, located at 445 East...
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Passengers step off of an Amtrak train.
(Photo by Fred Blocher/Kansas City Star/MCT/Sipa USA)
1010 WINS Newsroom
December 05, 2019 - 10:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Amtrak service has been temporarily suspended from New York to Boston and New York to New Haven after reported power outages. Amtrak tweeted that "ongoing power issues" east of the city were responsible for the suspension. An emergency notification sent by New York City announced...
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Shaun Lynda
Sonia Rincon
Sonia Rincon
December 05, 2019 - 6:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Brooklyn man says he was kicked off a JetBlue flight last week after an interaction with a flight attendant escalated -- and he says racial discrimination is why he got the boot -- and he's now exploring his legal options. He recounted the incident at a press conference...
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Police stand near where reputed mob boss Francesco “Franky Boy” Cali lived and was gunned down on March 14, 2019 in the Todt Hill neighborhood of the Staten Island
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
1010 WINS Newsroom
December 05, 2019 - 4:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Ten alleged members of the Gambino organized crime family were locked up Thursday on federal charges including threatening people who owed them money, telling one in a conversation captured by wiretap to pay $100,000 or else lose his teeth. Another person was arrested, but they are...
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