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Boy dies Hudson boat
1010 WINS Newsroom
October 20, 2019 - 10:50 am
Authorities have released the name of a child visiting from Israel who died after a boat overturned on the Hudson River north of New York City.
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Andrew Cuomo
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1010 WINS Newsroom
October 19, 2019 - 6:49 pm
A huge pile of legislation passed this year by newly empowered New York Democrats is still awaiting the governor's signature, and advocacy groups and lawmakers are clamoring to get their bills turned into law.
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David Caplan
October 18, 2019 - 4:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A boy, believed to be around 8-years-old, died after the boat he was in started taking on water and overturned Friday at the Haverstraw Marina in Rockland County. The child was one of 8 people on the boat -- one adult and seven children -- when it overturned around 1 p.m...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
October 17, 2019 - 6:03 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The mother of Eric Garner is urging New York lawmakers to repeal a law used to keep the disciplinary records of police and correction officers secret. Gwen Carr says the law endangers New Yorkers and makes it close to impossible for her to fight for justice. The 2014 chokehold...
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Andrew Weber
October 16, 2019 - 11:46 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law Tuesday closing New York’s "double jeopardy" loophole, authorizing the state to prosecute individuals pardoned by the president. The bill was passed by the state’s Assembly and Senate in May and allows for the prosecution of a person...
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Andrew Cuomo
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Andrew Weber
October 15, 2019 - 12:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo used the n-word in a live radio interview Tuesday while talking about discrimination against Italian-Americans. Cuomo called into WAMC radio to talk to host Alan Chartock about several subjects, one of which was the controversy surrounding Columbus Day and...
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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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1010 WINS Newsroom
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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1010 WINS Newsroom
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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