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E-cigarette vaping
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September 15, 2019 - 6:13 pm
New York is a step closer to banning the sale of flavored vaping products after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an emergency executive order Sunday that would prohibit the flavors on the grounds that they pose a public health emergency.
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September 15, 2019 - 3:04 pm
Daycare providers in New York state will soon have new guidelines for handling food allergies.
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Adam Warner
September 14, 2019 - 3:53 pm
A straphanger’s phone became a smoking fireball on a Manhattan-bound A train Saturday afternoon, a stunned witness says.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 07, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Gov. Cuomo is urging New Yorkers not to vape, and he says the state’s health department will issue warnings similar to those from the federal government.
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Glenn Schuck
Kimberly Dole
September 04, 2019 - 10:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Five-year-old Joseph Federico of New Windsor, New York walked in to Mt. Pleasant-Blythedale School in Blythedale Children's Hospital on Wednesday for his first day of kindergarten, just 16 months after suffering an unexpected brain aneurysm. At the age of three, an...
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FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, a woman receives a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y. New York's revocation of a longtime religious exemption for vaccinations has parents scrambling to either get kids shots, or get them out of the classroom as the school year begins. Lawmakers did away with the religious exemption in June amid the nation’s worst measles outbreak since 1992. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
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September 01, 2019 - 2:43 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — When New York lawmakers revoked a religious exemption for mandatory school vaccinations, the change sent thousands of the state's parents scrambling to get their kids shots — or get them out of the classroom entirely. Lawmakers did away with the exemption in June amid the...
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New Yorker
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August 18, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Five linguists at CUNY are wrapping up a three-year project to catalog what makes New Yorkers’ accents uniquely theirs.
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Gov. Cuomo
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Libby Cohen
July 30, 2019 - 3:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) - Gov. Cuomo signed two gun bills on Tuesday. One banning 3D-printed guns and the other requiring safe storage of firearms in homes with children. “These measures continue New York’s legacy of enacting the strongest gun laws in the nation by helping keep firearms out of the...
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July 26, 2019 - 2:16 pm
New York health officials are advising residents not to eat fresh basil imported from Siga Logistics in Mexico because of a possible link to food-borne illness in the Albany area and in other states.
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David Caplan
July 22, 2019 - 5:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It was a rough ride for the city's straphangers Monday. The MTA announced Monday afternoon, at the height of the afternoon rush the following: -- 2, 3, 4, 5 trains are "severely disrupted by switch problems at Franklin Ave. and while NYPD responds to a customer who assaulted...
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