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Dreamstime
July 11, 2018 - 10:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Queens woman is under arrest for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend during an argument. Cops were called to a home on Astoria Boulevard at 93rd Street where they found a 43-year-old man with stab wounds to the abdomen. The 35-year-old woman had bruising to her face. Both...
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Dreamstime
July 11, 2018 - 9:59 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A high-speed crash in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn left several parked cars damaged on Wednesday morning. It happened around 2:15 a.m. on Ocean Ave. Police say a white Audi was speeding northbound between Avenue S and T when the 24-year-old driver plowed into multiple parked...
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Dreamstime
July 11, 2018 - 9:31 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The driver of a crane is in a heap of trouble in Suffolk County. Authorities say 47-year-old Brian Sinclair of Riverhead struck four cars on the Long Island Expressway in Ronkonkoma and kept going. Some of the drivers suffered minor injuries. Sinclair was spotted driving...
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Dreamstime
July 11, 2018 - 9:01 am
A verbal bomb threat halted activity at John F. Kennedy International airport early Wednesday.
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A yellow cab in New York City.
Dreamstime
July 11, 2018 - 7:12 am
Taxi drivers fed up with Uber are demanding big changes and the New York City Council is beginning to show some support.
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Trash compactor dearth
Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS
July 11, 2018 - 6:29 am
A woman was found dead Tuesday night inside a trash compactor in a lower Manhattan apartment building.
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An NYPD vehicle sits on a city street.
Jim Powers/1010 WINS
July 10, 2018 - 7:04 pm
STATEN ISLAND (1010WINS) -- A woman is on life support after being shot in the head while waiting at a bus stop on Staten Island. The shooting happened around 12:30 p.m. on Jersey Street near West Avenue. The victim has been identified as Fran Williams, 67. She was taken to Richmond University...
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Chris Pedota/The Record via USA TODAY NETWORK
July 10, 2018 - 6:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS) -- The American Heart Association is out with a report that says many untrained civilian rescuers and recovery workers who helped at Ground Zero suffered psychological damage and have suffered twice as many heart attacks and strokes as the rest of the 9/11 workers. Dr. Alfredo...
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New York City subway train.
July 10, 2018 - 6:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS) -- Six months into the job and New York City Transit president Andy Byford finally had a sit-down Tuesday with Mayor Bill De Blasio. Byford, who previously worked for the Toronto Transit Comission, told reporters he repeatedly pushed during the meeting for more funding from the...
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Police on the scene of a van crash in Staten Island that is believed to be tied to a shooting near a courthouse.
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 10, 2018 - 1:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Cops say one person is dead and another is badly injured after shots were fired and a vehicle plowed into a Staten Island home. Five people were in custody and being questioned after the chaotic scene unfolded at around noon on Tuesday in the St. George neighborhood. The...
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