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October 28, 2019 - 2:07 pm
(AP) — Robert Evans, the protean and fast-living Hollywood producer who backed such seminal 1970s films as "Chinatown," ''The Godfather" and "Harold and Maude," has died. He was 89. A representative for Evans confirmed that Evans died on Saturday. No other details were immediately available. His...
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October 14, 2019 - 1:53 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 41-year-old man was found dead outside of his Queens home Monday morning, police said. Officials responded to a call of an unconscious man in front his Woodhaven home located at 76-20 Park Lane South at approximately 6:00 a.m., police said. Upon arrival, officers found Paul...
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September 19, 2019 - 4:55 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The state health department announced Thursday Missouri's first vaping-related death. The death of a Missouri man in his mid-40s happened this week at Mercy Hospital St. Louis. It represents the eighth death in the nation associated with vaping. Related: First death from vaping...
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August 22, 2019 - 10:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 30-year-old man died on Thursday, after being crushed by an elevator in Manhattan, police say. The NYPD identified him as Samuel Charles Waisbren, who lived in the building at 344 3rd Avenue. (pictured, below in a 2014 photo) FDNY say Waisbren was stuck between elevator...
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July 31, 2019 - 12:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Longtime producer and director Hal Prince has died at 91. Prince was one of the most significant figures Broadway history, winning 21 Tony Awards, more than any other individual. A press release said "Harold Prince died this morning at 91 years of age after a brief illness,...
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Kimberly Dole
July 11, 2019 - 10:19 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Denise Nickerson, who is best known for her role as Violet Beauregarde in the "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' movie died Wednesday night at 62. Nickerson's son, Josh, and his wife, Jasmine, announced on Facebook that she had died, writing "She's gone." Nickerson...
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July 04, 2019 - 11:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Bronx man was arrested after police say he murdered his mother-in-law. Authorities say Angel Montanez, 39, is responsible for the killing of the 65-year-old woman and have charged him with second degree murder. Police say the victim was found unresponsive in her bed by her...
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Kimberly Dole
June 21, 2019 - 2:30 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS)-- Police responded to a 911 call of an unconscious infant inside 62 Madison Avenue in Manhattan on Friday at approximately 10:16 a.m. Upon arrival, officials discovered 2-month-old Johann Harrison, unconscious and unresponsive. EMS responded and transported the infant to...
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December 21, 2018 - 2:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a charter bus hit a pedestrian who died after being knocked to the pavement in lower Manhattan, a few blocks from where she worked as a federal magistrate's law clerk. Bus driver Xi Chen was awaiting arraignment Friday after being arrested on misdemeanor traffic charges...
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November 27, 2018 - 5:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say a 30-year-old woman whose burnt body was found by teenagers in a wooded area of a Staten Island park had been reported missing a week earlier. Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said Tuesday that investigators were working to figure out what happened after...
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