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Kathleen Rice endorses Pete Buttigieg
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David Caplan
November 26, 2019 - 4:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Democratic congresswoman Kathleen Rice, who represents part of Nassau County, announced on Tuesday she is endorsing presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg. "Pete represents the new voice and fresh perspective that our party and our country needs right now, and I'm proud to...
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Kimberly Dole
November 22, 2019 - 7:28 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A 4-alarm fire in a Long Island strip mall burned through five businesses, officials say. The blaze broke out at the Cedahurst Shops on Central Avenue in Cedahurst at approximately 3 a.m. on Thursday. Authorities say five shops inside the shopping center including a...
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David Caplan
November 15, 2019 - 5:37 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A Long Island man with a history of violence toward sex workers twice attempted to kidnap women and take them to a secluded area, but that each escaped by jumping from his moving vehicle, federal officials said in announcing his arrest Friday. Andrew Frey, 54 -- a church-...
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Kimberly Dole
November 15, 2019 - 1:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Suffolk County Police have arrested a Huntington Station man for stalking a 14-year-old girl. According to officials, 56 year-old George Letellier followed the girl in his gray Jeep Wrangler and engaged her in inappropriate conversation on numerous occasions around...
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November 15, 2019 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Catholic officials on Long Island have filed a legal challenge arguing that the Child Victims Act that loosened statutes of limitations on molestation cases violates the New York state constitution. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville said in a court filing Tuesday that a...
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November 12, 2019 - 6:55 pm
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Opening arguments have begun in the Long Island trial of a driver accused of plowing into a group of Boy Scouts, killing one of them, after pounding back vodka during a morning round of golf. Prosecutors on Tuesday said Thomas Murphy was driving drunk and reckless from the...
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Kimberly Dole
November 12, 2019 - 6:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Police say one person is dead and another is in critical condition following a house fire on Long Island. Fire officials were called to a house fire that occurred on Monday, November 11, at 1:58 p.m. in Bayville. Nassau County police say the house located at Bayville Park...
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November 11, 2019 - 2:05 pm
A Long Island man who crashed his boat on Sunday night, killing one woman, has been arrrested for boating while intoxicated.
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November 09, 2019 - 1:16 pm
New York state police say a Long Island woman used social media and the U.S. mail to harass a child with a genetic disorder that causes skin to harden and crack.
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Kimberly Dole
November 07, 2019 - 1:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island based tech company was raided by federal agents early Thursday following concerns the firm was selling Chinese-made equipment to the US military while claiming it had been manufactured here. Aventura Technologies CEO Jack Cabasso and six others were charged...
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