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FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2014 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and Sandra Lee attend the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 13th Annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit in New York. Lee says she and her longtime partner, Cuomo, are selling their house in the New York City suburbs. Lee tells The New York Times that the 1950s Colonial in the northern Westchester County enclave of New Castle will be listed for $2.3 million. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
David Caplan
September 25, 2019 - 5:49 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo and girlfriend Sandra Lee have split after 14 years together, the couple confirmed Wednesday. “Over the recent past, we have realized that our lives have gone in different directions and our romantic relationship has turned into a deep friendship," the...
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Kimberly Dole
September 24, 2019 - 11:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A New York state man was arrested after he was found hiding completely naked in the closet of a neighbor's child. Brian Bates, 48, who has a history of public lewdness, broke into Catherine Graham's apartment on September 18th and snuck into her child's closet, police said...
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New Rochelle Police Department
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 23, 2019 - 6:08 pm
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police in Westchester County have arrested a 54-year-old man after responding to a report the man was attempting to detonate a backpack at the New Rochelle train station. Police say officers saw Thomas Skoupa sitting on a bench outside the train station at about 2:30 p.m...
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Al Sharpton
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 21, 2019 - 2:41 pm
The use of chokeholds by New York police would become illegal if a new bill sponsored by a state senator passes.
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Cats
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September 21, 2019 - 10:05 am
MONTGOMERY, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of dozens of cats found at an upstate New York home after the former owner was evicted. The Times Herald-Record reports that the remains of 89 cats had been removed from the house in Montgomery as of midday Friday. Montgomery town...
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David Caplan
September 19, 2019 - 5:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Michael Cohen and Omarosa Manigault Newman appear to have bonded over their common enemy: Donald Trump. “She apparently has taken on the role of his personal adviser/coach,” a source told The New York Post about the former White House staffer's relationship with the...
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Andrew Cuomo
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 18, 2019 - 7:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Wednesday to make it easier to prosecute some sex crimes by extending the statute of limitations for second- and third-degree rape. The Democratic governor was joined by actresses Mira Sorvino and Julianne Moore as well as activists...
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Vaping
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 5:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a mysterious surge of severe breathing illnesses linked to vaping. The vote by the state Public Health and Health Planning Council means the...
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E-cigarette vaping
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 15, 2019 - 6:13 pm
New York is a step closer to banning the sale of flavored vaping products after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an emergency executive order Sunday that would prohibit the flavors on the grounds that they pose a public health emergency.
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Daycare
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 15, 2019 - 3:04 pm
Daycare providers in New York state will soon have new guidelines for handling food allergies.
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