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Kimberly Dole
January 31, 2020 - 4:49 pm
After only a month, supporters of the bail reform law accuse the mayor and the police commissioner of using fear mongering tactics to change back to the way it was.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
January 31, 2020 - 2:39 pm
Employees at a maximum security New York prison fell ill Friday after a letter was opened that contained a substance believed to be fentanyl, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
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Carol D'Auria
January 29, 2020 - 4:47 pm
New York become the 10th state to allow adopted adults unrestricted access to their original birth certificates this month, a step that will help some people investigate their family histories.
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Marijuana dispensary
Doug Hood
1010 WINS Newsroom
January 28, 2020 - 1:42 pm
New York could have one of the most lenient marijuana possession thresholds in the nation if an alternative legalization proposal is passed this session.
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Newburgh
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1010 WINS Newsroom
January 28, 2020 - 7:47 am
A 30-year-old man charged with fatally shooting a couple in their 20s and a 9-year-old boy in their Hudson Valley home knew the victims, police said Monday.
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Grafton Thomas
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1010 WINS Newsroom
January 27, 2020 - 7:36 pm
A psychiatrist has found Grafton Thomas incompetent to stand trial on federal hate crime charges stemming from a machete attack at a Hanukkah party that wounded five Hasidic Jews, Thomas's attorney said Monday.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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David Caplan
January 27, 2020 - 5:02 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo attended a commemoration ceremony Monday for the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the Nazi concentration and extermination camp in Oswiecim, Poland.
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Newburgh shooting
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1010 WINS Newsroom
January 26, 2020 - 1:01 pm
Three people were shot and killed and another person was seriously wounded in what was reportedly a home-invasion shooting in Orange County on Sunday morning.
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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2020, file photo, a health surveillance officer monitors passengers arriving at the Hong Kong International airport in Hong Kong. A preliminary investigation into viral pneumonia illnesses sickening dozens of people in and around China has identified the possible cause as a new type of coronavirus, state media said Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. In Hong Kong, 15 patients with symptoms of respiratory illness were being treated as of Sunday. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
Adam Warner
January 24, 2020 - 12:06 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio will meet with health officials on Friday to discuss the city’s response to any potential cases of the deadly coronavirus, which has shut down parts of China and led to fears of an epidemic.
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FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2018, file photo, Cody Wilson, with Defense Distributed, holds a 3D-printed gun called the Liberator at his shop in Austin, Texas. A federal judge in Seattle has granted an injunction that prohibits the Trump administration from allowing a Texas company to post 3D gun-making plans online. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, file)
David Caplan
January 23, 2020 - 6:32 pm
New York State is suing the Trump administration for allowing 3-D printed gun files on the Internet, Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday, saying the lawsuit is designed to "stop the Trump administration from catering to the gun lobby."
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