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November 15, 2019 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Catholic officials on Long Island have filed a legal challenge arguing that the Child Victims Act that loosened statutes of limitations on molestation cases violates the New York state constitution. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville said in a court filing Tuesday that a...
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November 12, 2019 - 6:55 pm
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Opening arguments have begun in the Long Island trial of a driver accused of plowing into a group of Boy Scouts, killing one of them, after pounding back vodka during a morning round of golf. Prosecutors on Tuesday said Thomas Murphy was driving drunk and reckless from the...
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November 12, 2019 - 6:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Police say one person is dead and another is in critical condition following a house fire on Long Island. Fire officials were called to a house fire that occurred on Monday, November 11, at 1:58 p.m. in Bayville. Nassau County police say the house located at Bayville Park...
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November 11, 2019 - 2:05 pm
A Long Island man who crashed his boat on Sunday night, killing one woman, has been arrrested for boating while intoxicated.
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Kimberly Dole
November 11, 2019 - 7:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- New York Congressman Peter King, R-N.Y., the powerful 14-term congressman who once chaired the House Committee on Homeland Security, announced on Monday that he will not seek re-election in 2020. In a Facebook post Monday morning, the congressman said that the "prime...
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November 09, 2019 - 1:16 pm
New York state police say a Long Island woman used social media and the U.S. mail to harass a child with a genetic disorder that causes skin to harden and crack.
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November 08, 2019 - 2:58 pm
A father and son duo were arrested following a late night graffiti spree in Long Island.
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November 07, 2019 - 1:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island based tech company was raided by federal agents early Thursday following concerns the firm was selling Chinese-made equipment to the US military while claiming it had been manufactured here. Aventura Technologies CEO Jack Cabasso and six others were charged...
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November 07, 2019 - 9:07 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Suffolk County Police arrested two people on Wednesday accused of committing multiple armed robberies in the past two months. Police say Jhan Carlos Fernandez Espinal committed eight robberies in October and November 2019 and Marta Rafalko was involved in four of the eight...
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November 06, 2019 - 7:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The largest bust of fentanyl to ever take place in Nassau County has led to the indictment of 11 people by a grand jury, the Nassau County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday. The individuals are part of a drug and guns ring, officials said. The seizure in...
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