State News

One World Trade Center
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Adam Warner
September 19, 2020 - 3:57 pm
Landmarks across New York state will be lit blue on Saturday night in honor of late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
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Rochester party shooting
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 19, 2020 - 10:20 am
Gunfire at a backyard party killed two people and wounded 14 others early Saturday in Rochester, New York, a city that has been roiled in recent weeks by outrage over the suffocation death of Daniel Prude.
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Cuomo
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David Caplan
September 18, 2020 - 3:38 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo took to social media Friday to remind New Yorkers to get a flu shot, posting a photo of himself getting one himself.
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Jobs unemployment
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Kimberly Dole
September 18, 2020 - 11:18 am
Unemployment insurance benefits were finally distributed. to 2.26 million New Yorkers this week, for a $1.9 billion total, weeks after the White House accused the state of stonewalling the aid.
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Powerball
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Kimberly Dole
September 17, 2020 - 1:30 pm
A New York liquor store has sold a $94 million jackpot-winning Powerball ticket, officials said Thursday.
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Paul Rudd PSA
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David Caplan
September 15, 2020 - 2:10 pm
Well, his admiration for the "Ant-Man" star paid off: The actor agreed to appear in a PSA launched Tuesday urging millenials to wear masks, as part of the "Mask Up America" campaign.
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Trick or treaters
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David Caplan
September 15, 2020 - 1:15 pm
The Greenwich Village Halloween Parade may be canceled this year, but some things will remain the same, despite the pandemic: Costume-clad children will be allowed to trick-or-treat, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.
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Amtrak train at Newark Penn Station
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 12, 2020 - 4:44 pm
A New York City woman was fatally struck by an Amtrak train in the Hudson Valley region, authorities said.
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In this image taken from police body camera video provided by Roth and Roth LLP, a Rochester police officer puts a hood over the head of Daniel Prude, on March 23, 2020, in Rochester, N.Y. Video of Prude, a Black man who had run naked through the streets of the western New York city, died of asphyxiation after a group of police officers put a hood over his head, then pressed his face into the pavement for two minutes, according to video and records released Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, by his family. Prude died March 30 after he was taken off life support, seven days after the encounter with police in Rochester. (Rochester Police via Roth and Roth LLP via AP)
David Caplan
September 08, 2020 - 10:20 pm
Protesters on Tuesday night took to the streets of Rochester's Jefferson Avenue -- where a "spit hood" was placed over Daniel Prude's head by police officers on March 23 -- to paint "Black Lives Matter" in massive yellow letters, something that has become a common sight in cities across the country.
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In this image taken from police body camera video provided by Roth and Roth LLP, a Rochester police officer puts a hood over the head of Daniel Prude, on March 23, 2020, in Rochester, N.Y. Video of Prude, a Black man who had run naked through the streets of the western New York city, died of asphyxiation after a group of police officers put a hood over his head, then pressed his face into the pavement for two minutes, according to video and records released Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, by his family. Prude died March 30 after he was taken off life support, seven days after the encounter with police in Rochester. (Rochester Police via Roth and Roth LLP via AP)
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 08, 2020 - 3:43 pm
Top police leaders in Rochester are retiring en masse amid criticism of the city's handling of the the suffocation death of Daniel Prude, Mayor Lovely Warren said Tuesday.
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