State News

Sandra Wilson
Courtesy
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February 24, 2020 - 7:20 pm
A suburban New York library guard who was stabbed to death on the job had loved her work, her relatives said Monday as she was laid to rest and the suspect was indicted on a murder charge.
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Albany Jewish Community Center
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Office
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February 23, 2020 - 4:44 pm
The Albany Jewish Community Center was evacuated and searched Sunday morning after it and several other centers around the country received anonymous emails with vague threats that mentioned a bomb, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
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Plastic Bag
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
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February 23, 2020 - 2:07 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Bans on single-use plastic bags -- one of the most pervasive sources of pollution -- are taking effect in cities and states across the U.S. as efforts to combat global plastic production pick up. But while the moves are being lauded by environmentalists and the local governments that...
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Josef Gluck
Peter Carr/The Journal News, Rockland/Westchester Journal News via Imagn Content Services, LLC
1010 WINS Newsroom
February 22, 2020 - 8:21 pm
WEST NYACK, N.Y. (AP) — An Orthodox Jewish man credited as a hero for attacking a knife-wielding man who stabbed five people during a Hanukkah celebration north of New York City is refusing to take a $20,000 reward from established Jewish groups because he considers them Zionists, according to a...
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Cuomo Trump
Drew Angerer/Getty Images/Tania Savayan/The Journal News
1010 WINS Newsroom
February 21, 2020 - 5:59 pm
New York’s governor is offering to allow federal officials access to the state’s motor vehicle database but not to drivers’ Social Security numbers in an effort to persuade the Trump administration to let state residents back into Global Entry and other frequent traveler programs.
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Alzheimers
Getty Images
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February 21, 2020 - 9:29 am
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Friday a 30-day amendment to the FY 2021 Executive Budget which will include legislation to establish the SUNY Curing Alzheimer's Health Consortium within the State University of New York.
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Library stab
Google Street View
Kimberly Dole
February 19, 2020 - 10:02 am
A female security guard was stabbed to death inside a Rockland County library, police say.
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Amazon warehouse
Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images
1010 WINS Newsroom
February 16, 2020 - 2:00 pm
Work is set to begin on the site of a massive Amazon warehouse in the Hudson Valley.
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Serina Madden
Police/Facebook
1010 WINS Newsroom
February 14, 2020 - 7:51 pm
A 32-year-old upstate New York woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for letting her disabled 10-year-old daughter starve to death.
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Brian Kolb
Ontario County Sheriff's office
1010 WINS Newsroom
February 13, 2020 - 6:28 pm
A state Republican lawmaker who was charged with drunken driving and blamed his wife for a New Year's Eve crash said Thursday he will not run for reelection this year.
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