Harlem

Susan Richard
April 14, 2019 - 5:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) What do science and art have in common? Way more than you might think, and now a new Harlem-based group is using that connection to encourage more young people of color in New York City to expand their interest in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art and...
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NYPD dirt bike
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Adam Warner
April 08, 2019 - 2:08 pm
An NYPD officer crashed on a confiscated dirt bike in Harlem Sunday evening as he was taking it to a precinct.
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Reports say an open air drug market is being run just steps away from Central Park.
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Mike Montone
March 25, 2019 - 11:22 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An open air drug market is operating just steps from Central Park, the New York Post reports. RELATED: Accused drug dealer arrested in Massapequa man’s overdose death | Mapping System Will Help Nassau Cops Bust Drug Dealers, Prevent Overdoses | Feds charge Rikers Island...
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Fifth Avenue
Dreamstime
March 25, 2019 - 10:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 49-year-old tourist from Belgium has a story to tell when she returns home. She was on a cycling tour on 128th Street and 5th Avenue in Harlem Sunday when a gang of 13-year-old boys targeted her, police say. She was thrown to the ground and her purse was pulled from her,...
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Michael Davidson
Photographer/Mayoral Photography Office
March 23, 2019 - 6:17 pm
Family, firefighters and city officials attended a ceremony for a FDNY firefighter who was killed a year ago Saturday while responding to a fire at a Manhattan movie set.
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Marla Andrews presented the flag from her father's casket, Captain Lawrence Dickson.
1010 WINS
March 22, 2019 - 10:00 pm
By Sharon Barnes-Waters "In life, you honor the flag. In death, the flag honors you," words said by an unknown chaplain but so appropriate for this day. As I made my way to Virginia through the rain and fog of New York, I wondered how this day would unfold. Would it be a celebration of life, would...
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Tuskegee Airman, Captain LAwrence Dickson is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemtery
1010 WINS/Sharon Barnes-Waters
March 22, 2019 - 12:58 pm
ARLINGTON, VA (1010 WINS) -- Captain Lawrence Dickson's 68th and final mission ended in December of 1944, when his P-51 Mustang developed engine trouble and crashed near the Austria-Italy border. RELATED: Pentagon IDs remains of Tuskegee Airman killed in WWII | WWII veteran who asked for 100...
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CityViews Al and Janet Cohen
1010 WINS
March 19, 2019 - 3:57 pm
A new documentary about the time Dr. Martin Luther King was stabbed – nearly to death – by a disturbed woman in Harlem will be released this spring. The directors of the film sat down with Sharon Barnes-Waters for this episode of CityViews.
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Drew Angerer/Getty Images
March 08, 2019 - 7:12 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A subway conductor was attacked in Harlem after he asked a man to stop blocking the doors. Officials say that A 30-year-old man was holding the doors open on a 4 train at the 125th Street station Friday just after midnight. When the train conductor told him to stop blocking...
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Barbara Hillary
Barbara Hillary
February 25, 2019 - 1:13 pm
The first known African-American woman to reach both the North and South poles is getting ready for an expedition to Mongolia – and she’s undertaking the feat at 87 years old.
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