Long Island City

Teen cyclist killed Long Island City
Google Street View
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 21, 2019 - 5:39 pm
A 14-year-old boy was killed when the bicycle he was riding was struck by a dump truck in Queens on Saturday afternoon, police say.
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Mueller Trump
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Adam Warner
June 01, 2019 - 5:42 pm
As the debate over whether or not President Trump should be impeached continues in Washington, some members of Congress have been criticizing their colleagues for reportedly not even reading the special counsel’s Russia report.
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Queensboro Bridge
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 30, 2019 - 10:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A Queens city councilmember is pushing for separate pedestrian and bike lanes on the Queensboro Bridge. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer is attending a rally Tuesday morning at the Queensboro Bridge Path to highlight the dangers of the tight existing path on the north side of...
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March 18, 2019 - 12:28 pm
A new poll has found a vast majority of New Yorkers want Amazon to reconsider setting up shop in Queens -- and many blame Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for the deal disintegrating, going so far as to refer to her as a "villain."
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Drew Angerer/Getty Images
February 22, 2019 - 1:39 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is breaking his silence on Amazon’s decision not to open up shop in Queens amid a community backlash.
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Amazon protest Woodside
February 21, 2019 - 2:04 pm
Opponents already convinced Amazon not to build a new headquarters in Long Island City, but they’re not done with the online retailer yet.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Suchat Pederson, The News Journal
February 21, 2019 - 11:15 am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter early Thursday morning to hit back at a billboard in Times Square that blames her for Amazon’s decision to go rein in plans for a new headquarters in Queens.
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Long Island City
AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File
February 15, 2019 - 7:10 am
Amazon jilted New York City on Valentine's Day, scrapping plans to build a massive headquarters campus in Queens amid fierce opposition from politicians angry about nearly $3 billion in tax breaks and the company's anti-union stance.
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(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
February 12, 2019 - 12:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the deal with Amazon to build a headquarters in Long Island City, Queens was a no brainer. “This was the grand prize from an economic development point of view,” he said. RELATED: De Blasio defends Amazon deal at state budget hearing | Anti-Amazon...
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Anti-Amazon Gianaris Van Bramer
February 09, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Protesters were out in Queens Saturday amid reports that Amazon is not planning to pull its second headquarters out of Long Island City.
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