Coney Island

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Dreamstime
Andrew Weber
August 21, 2019 - 12:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A six-month-old infant was pronounced dead after officers responded to a call and found him unconscious in a Brooklyn building, police said Wednesday afternoon. Police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious infant in an apartment building at 2950 West 24th Street in Coney...
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Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo
Stuart Gillies
Andrew Weber
July 03, 2019 - 11:03 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Independence day in Coney Island means the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. Wednesday morning is the ceremonial weigh-in at the Empire State Building. Lats year, Joey Chestnut downed 74 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes, establishing a new record. He’s back again this year to...
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Joey "Jaws" Chestnut competes in Nathan's Famous 101th Anniversary of the 4th of July hot dog-eating contest at Coney Island.
© Sipa USA
June 26, 2019 - 1:36 pm
Think Joey Chestnut will win this year's hot dog eating contest? Don't bet on it.
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Mermaid Parade
Kena Betancur/Getty Images
June 22, 2019 - 5:22 pm
Woody Guthrie's children, Arlo and Nora Guthrie, are the king and queen of the Coney Island Mermaid Parade.
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Coney Island Groping
NYPD
June 16, 2019 - 3:37 pm
A woman woke up on a Brooklyn subway train to find a man grabbing her groin, police say.
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Suspects in bodega stabbing
NYPD
March 16, 2019 - 12:47 pm
Police are looking for suspects in a stabbing that took place in a Coney Island bodega.
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Google street view
February 27, 2019 - 9:28 am
A 24 year old woman was shot and wounded by a stray bullet as she stood at a bus stop in Coney Island yesterday afternoon. Police say it happened around 4:30 p.m. outside of the Stillwell Avenue subway station.
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Coney Island shooting
Google Street View
February 05, 2019 - 7:20 am
A mother of six and grandmother was shot and killed in Coney Island – one of two bystanders shot in broad daylight during a dispute between two men, police say.
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coney island home invasion
NYPD/1010 WINS
December 28, 2018 - 4:16 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cops have arrested the guy they say punched an elderly woman in the face during a Christmas day home invasion robbery in Brooklyn. RELATED: 88-year-old WWII survivor beaten in Christmas home invasion Marc Malone, 50, has been charged with robbery, assault, burglary, and...
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coney island home invasion
NYPD/1010 WINS
December 26, 2018 - 10:22 am
An 88-year-old Brooklyn woman who survived the Siege of Leningrad during World War II almost didn’t survive a Christmas home invasion.
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