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Kimberly Dole
October 14, 2019 - 10:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 57-year-old woman was injured during a hike in Rockland County was rescued by authorities Sunday afternoon. Suffern police received a call from a hiker who said she fell and was injured in the mountains off of Orange Avenue. The hiker wasn’t sure of her exact location so...
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The remains of a Porsche SUV that plummeted off an overpass, rests on train tracks below, where it burst into flames Sunday afternoon, killing two teenagers and sending a third to a hospital with serious injuries. in Pearl River, NY, Sunday, October 13, 2019. (Photo by Kevin Wexler/NorthJersey.com via AP)
Kimberly Dole
October 14, 2019 - 6:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A fiery multi-vehicle crash on Route 304 on Sunday afternoon claimed the life of two teens in Rockland County, authorities said. Officials say two cars collided on the Route 304 overpass when one, a Porsche, then plunged off the overpass about 50 feet to the Pascack Valley...
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Hillary and Chelsea Clinton
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October 13, 2019 - 8:22 pm
Hillary Clinton has presented her daughter with the Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill award, which Clinton herself was awarded in 1995.
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Catholic priest
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October 13, 2019 - 11:01 am
Four priests from the New York Roman Catholic Archdiocese have been placed on administrative leave following allegations of abuse of minors reaching back decades.
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October 11, 2019 - 3:37 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York will become the first state to require the disclosure of ingredients in tampons and other menstrual products. The law was signed Friday by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who said menstrual products could contain toxic or allergy-causing chemicals unknown to consumers...
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Schoharie
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1010 WINS Newsroom
October 06, 2019 - 2:27 pm
A memorial to the 20 people killed when a stretch limousine blew through an intersection at the bottom of a long hill and barreled into an earthen embankment a year ago was unveiled Saturday at the crash site in upstate New York.
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Prison
Rattankun Thongbun
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 06, 2019 - 2:09 pm
New York is taking most 17-year-olds with offenses out of the adult criminal justice system.
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FILE - This Aug. 28, 2019 file photo shows counterfeit packaging for popular vape brands in a display case of a store in downtown Los Angeles. On Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 1,080 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in 48 states and one U.S. territory. The count includes 18 deaths in 15 states. (AP Photo/Michael R. Blood)
David Caplan
October 03, 2019 - 5:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- New York State's ban on flavored vaping products will not go into effect on Friday, as previously scheduled, a state appellate court ruled on Thursday. The court has blocked the state from enforcing the ban until a broader injunction motion is decided at the trial level,...
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FILE - In this June 27, 2013 file photo, Reggie Batiste, program manager with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, administers a free HIV test as part of National HIV Testing Day in Atlanta. Just three weeks after President Donald Trump launched a campaign to end the U.S. HIV epidemic by 2030, new data suggests shows has already stalled. Health officials on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, said that that after declining for several years, the estimated number of new HIV infections held about steady from 2013 to 2016. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
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October 02, 2019 - 6:31 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says new state figures show the number of new HIV diagnoses has reached an all-time low. Cuomo in a Wednesday announcement says New York saw 2,481 new HIV diagnoses last year _ a 28% drop from 2014. The state directs $20 million annually to...
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Tarrah Gibbons
October 02, 2019 - 2:40 pm
Theme parks are the building blocks of life. If you're a LEGO lover, today's your lucky day. The toy company announced that they are opening a LEGOLAND resort in Goshen, New York, about two hours north of New York City in the summer of 2020. LEGOLAND New York Resort will be the ninth LEGOLAND theme...
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