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Suspect in Brooklyn car theft
NYPD
Andrew Weber
August 23, 2019 - 12:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police announced Friday they had arrested a teen accused of stealing a car with a 1-year-old inside in Brooklyn. Quansae Herring, 17, of Brooklyn was charged with grand larceny, criminal possession of stolen property and acting in a manner injurious to a child on Thursday,...
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Suspect in forced touching
NYPD
Andrew Weber
August 23, 2019 - 11:40 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are searching for a man who groped a 14-year-old girl while posing as a Con Edison worker in Manhattan Wednesday. A man and woman dressed as Con Edison workers entered an apartment building at about 4:30 p.m. on West 191st Street, police say. Police say they tried to...
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Marsha and Erin Edwards
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Andrew Weber
August 23, 2019 - 9:41 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A former NBC 4 intern who attended Boston University was shot to death by her mother, who then turned the gun on herself Wednesday, NBC 4 reported . Erin Edwards, 20, and her 24-year-old brother Christopher Edwards were killed in their home near Atlanta according to...
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Suspect in Manhattan random assaults
NYPD
Juliet Papa
August 23, 2019 - 8:11 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are searching for a suspect wanted in four random hate crime Manhattan assaults this August who can be seen in surveillance video released Thursday night. The first attack happened on Aug. 9 at about 9:11 p.m., when the suspect pushed a 56-year-old man onto the ground...
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Barry Singer, left, David Bressler, center, and Jay Goldberg, right, who say they were sexually abused while they were students at Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy (MTA)—also known as Yeshiva University High School for Boys in Manhattan, hold a press conference, Thursday Aug. 22, 2019, in New York. They are among 38 former students in a lawsuit alleging sexual abuse by two rabbis: George Finkelstein, a long-time MTA principal, and Macy Gordon, a long-time MTA Judaic Studies teacher. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
1010 WINS Newsroom
August 22, 2019 - 5:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Thirty-eight former students of an Orthodox Jewish school in New York City operated by Yeshiva University sued Thursday over claims they were molested by two prominent rabbis in the 1960s, '70s and '80s. The suit alleged the university failed to protect students at Yeshiva...
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Danish golfer and Ryder Cup winner Thorbjorn Olesen, left, arrives with an unidentified woman at Uxbridge Magistrates court in London, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, after being charged with sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and common assault. Olesen was arrested on 29 July after returning from the WGC St Jude Invitational on a flight from Nashville to London. Police were waiting for the 29-year-old when the aircraft landed at Heathrow.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
1010 WINS Newsroom
August 21, 2019 - 12:56 pm
UXBRIDGE, England (AP) — Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft. The 29-year-old Olesen indicated he would plead not guilty to the offenses when he made a brief appearance at a magistrates' court in Uxbridge, west of...
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Cyclist crash Midwood
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Andrew Weber
August 21, 2019 - 12:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A driver accused of running a red light and then slamming into an SUV, leading to a cyclist’s death has been charged with manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide, along with a number of other lesser charges, police announced Wednesday. Police say Mirza Baig, 18, of...
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This undated photo provided by the Cook County Jail via the Star Tribune shows Mark Pavelich, a former professional hockey player and forward for the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" Olympic team. Pavelich has been charged with felony assault for allegedly beating his neighbor with a metal pole, breaking several bones. Pavelich faces multiple counts. (Cook County Jail/Star Tribune via AP)
1010 WINS Newsroom
August 21, 2019 - 10:43 am
GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) — Mark Pavelich, a forward on the 1980 U.S. "Miracle on Ice" Olympic hockey team who went on to play for the New York Rangers and two other NHL teams has been charged with assault for allegedly beating a neighbor with a metal pole and breaking several of the man's bones...
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Andrew Weber
August 21, 2019 - 6:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — There were five deadly shootings over 24 hours Tuesday in Queens and Brooklyn, police say. The first took place in Jamaica at about 12:30 a.m. when Angel Nixon, 18, was shot in the head, torso and leg. He was found by police at 176th Street, near 145th Avenue and was taken to...
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FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo, Harvey Weinstein enters State Supreme Court in New York. Weinstein’s lawyers want the trial over the sexual assault case against the disgraced movie mogul moved from New York City to Long Island or upstate New York because of a blizzard of pretrial publicity. An appeals court could rule on the request as early as Monday, Aug. 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
August 20, 2019 - 9:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein has asked that the disgraced movie mogul's upcoming criminal trial be moved out of New York City, saying he can't get a fair trial. In a longshot motion filed with the New York State appellate court on Friday, attorney Arthur Aidala suggested the trial...
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