Long Island

Dunkin Donuts skater holdup
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 25, 2020 - 11:25 am
HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A robber wearing in-line skates skated off into the night after sticking up a Dunkin’ Donuts on Long Island, police said. Nassau County police said the suspect glided into the Hicksville shop around 7:50 p.m. Friday, bought a cup of coffee and then demanded cash while making...
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COVID-19 Mask and Gloves
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 24, 2020 - 2:30 pm
Federal prosecutors charged a retailer in Plainview, Long Island Friday with hoarding tons of disposable masks, surgical gowns and hand sanitizer in a Long Island warehouse and selling the items at huge markups.
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Philip Kahn
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 24, 2020 - 7:46 am
A Long Island man whose twin brother died during the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic has died from the coronavirus.
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Long Island Congressman Peter King
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1010 WINS Newsroom
April 23, 2020 - 1:03 pm
Rep. Peter King on Thursday blasted fellow Republican Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for suggesting that states hit hardest by coronavirus should have to declare bankruptcy, calling McConnell’s remarks “absolutely disgraceful” in an interview with 1010 WINS.
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Laura Curran
WABC
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 18, 2020 - 3:10 pm
After several days of promising numbers from hospitals, Nassau Executive Laura Curran said the county should begin thinking about how it can open places that allow for adequate social distancing.
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Stony Brook University Hospital Face Behind The Mask
Stony Brook University Hospital
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 16, 2020 - 12:30 pm
A nurse practitioner at a hospital on Long Island has come up with a way to make patients feel less anxious and alone as they receive treatment for COVID-19.
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coronavirus
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Kimberly Dole
April 15, 2020 - 2:25 pm
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran reported on Wednesday that there are now 25,250 positive cases in the county.
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NYU
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 14, 2020 - 6:35 pm
More than 1,600 people on Long Island have died of COVID-19 as the number of confirmed positive cases continues to climb.
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Laura Curran
WABC
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 11, 2020 - 2:57 pm
Coronavirus cases continue to climb on Long Island, with over 22,000 cases in Nassau and over 19,000 in Suffolk.
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Laura Curran
WABC
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 04, 2020 - 3:12 pm
Nassau Executive Laura Curran said Saturday that the number of positive cases in the county had surpassed 13,000 with nearly 150 total deaths.
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