New York City

A crowd of people dressed as Santa gather for a group photo during the annual SantaCon pub crawl
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December 10, 2018 - 1:24 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The holiday season is in full swing, and SantaCon 2018 is in the books. RELATED: Loved and loathed: SantaCon boozefest kicks off in Manhattan | NJ Transit bans all beverages during SantaCon | WATCH: ‘Santa’ makes running jump over electrified tracks at Penn Station 1010 WINS...
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Christmas shopping in New York City.
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November 28, 2018 - 1:44 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Violent criminals are targeting tourists doing their holiday shopping in Manhattan. RELATED: Cops looking for trio in Brooklyn, Queens gunpoint robbery spree | Cops: Woman attacked with bottle during Bronx robbery | Hackensack cops chase down bank robbery suspect fleeing...
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Melissa Mark-Viverito
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November 27, 2018 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Former City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito is eyeing a political return. RELATED: Public Advocate Tish James Running To Replace Eric Schneiderman | New York City Public Advocate Throws Support Behind Legal Marijuana She announced on video Tuesday, that she's running...
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New York skyline
Xinhua
November 26, 2018 - 11:56 am
You may have seen reports of people Californians choking on wafts of smoke from the state’s devastating wildfires – but the plumes of smoke have traveled much farther, all the way to New York City in fact.
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Vintage subway train
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Adam Warner
November 25, 2018 - 2:28 pm
The New York Transit Museum is rolling out its nostalgia trains this Sunday and every Sunday before New Year’s Day as part of an annual holiday tradition.
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This photo provided by Chuck Reeves shows the end of a New York City-bound Amtrak train car after it was separated from another, outside of Ravena, about 25 miles south of Albany-Rensselaer station in Albany, N.Y., Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018. The train experienced what Amtrak called a "mechanical issue" just before 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Amtrak said another engine was being dispatched to transfer passengers from the disabled train. (Chuck Reeves via AP)
November 22, 2018 - 12:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City-bound Amtrak train became disabled on the night before Thanksgiving, one of the busiest travel days of the year, when two of its cars separated. There were no reports of injuries. Train 68, called the Adirondack, was heading from Montreal, when the train experienced...
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November 16, 2018 - 5:07 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio conceded at a press conference Friday that the city's response to Thursday's snow storm was less than stellar. "It was a horrible experience for New Yorkers, the Democratic lawmaker said. "I’m upset that New Yorkers went through it." He added that the...
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Bill de Blasio
Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY NETWORK
November 16, 2018 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio has fired New York City's chief watchdog, citing an independent report that accused him of ``deliberately misleading statements'' and abusive behavior. De Blasio said Friday's firing of Department of Investigation Commissioner Mark G. Peters takes effect in...
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Dreamstime
November 16, 2018 - 3:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A civil lawsuit filed by immigration rights advocates in New York City is accusing federal authorities of denying detainees their day in court. The suit says those authorities have kept people accused of immigration violations in New York and New Jersey locked up for months before...
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