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Dreamstime
April 10, 2018 - 9:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A fire has cost a Bronx man his life. The blaze broke out around 11:30, Monday night, in a townhouse on Freeman Street in the Foxhurst section. The FDNY said firefighters found the victim dead on the first floor. He has been identified as 35-year-old Russell Henry. The cause...
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Dreamstime
April 10, 2018 - 9:13 am
A New York City Fire Department paramedic is under arrest in the Bronx. He's charged with groping a patient that was in his ambulance.
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A jail cell.
Dreamstime
April 10, 2018 - 8:36 am
Prosecutors say 32-year-old Juan Lopez was an enforcer for MS-13, who threatened to kill those who refused to join the gang.
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FDNY Truck
Dreamstime
April 09, 2018 - 9:04 pm
Crime stats may fall even faster if the FDNY steps in.
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An NYPD vehicle sits on a city street.
Jim Powers/1010 WINS
April 09, 2018 - 8:53 pm
A dismembered body was found in the brush in Canarsie Park in Brooklyn Monday night, police said.
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(AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)
April 09, 2018 - 4:31 pm
A charter bus full of students that crashed on a Long Island parkway was about 4 feet taller than the overpass it hit.
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Sonia Rincon
April 09, 2018 - 3:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There is planned work at several Upper Manhattan subway stations, but not everyone thinks the plan is complete. Last month, the Manhattan U.S. Attorney's Office joined a lawsuit from the Bronx Independent Living Services for renovating the Middletown Road 6 train station...
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Dreamstime
April 09, 2018 - 1:53 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD has added 20 new detectives to investigate sex assaults in the city. Officials say this will help ease the case load on the Special Victims Unit which has come under fire following a scathing report late last month from the Department of Investigation. #HappeningNow...
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Trump Tower Fire
FDNY
April 09, 2018 - 8:55 am
In the wake of the fatal fire at Trump Tower on Saturday, the New York City Council considers new fire sprinkler legislation that would enforce requirements for sprinklers in buildings which had previously qualified for certain exemptions.
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Dreamstime
April 08, 2018 - 6:36 pm
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- Several Mount Vernon officials, including former Mayor Ernie Davis, have been named in a federal civil lawsuit alleging forged documents, stolen records, and $6 million in unaccounted federal funds. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the City of Mount Vernon by the...
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