New York City

File image of a yellow school bus.
Dreamstime
September 05, 2018 - 7:16 am
Summer has come to an end for more than one million public school students in New York City.
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Woman holding a cannabis or marijuana joint in her hand. Joint is dipped in oil or wax and sprinkled with kief
Dreamstime
September 01, 2018 - 5:07 pm
A new marijuana police goes into effect Saturday throughout the five boroughs.
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David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris
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September 01, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Neil Patrick Harris and his husband, chef and actor David Burtka, are firing up what they call New York's "last summer blowout" — a six-hour, 50-act drag-queen spectacle being staged Saturday on a glitzy Manhattan pier.
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Ambulance File Image
Dreamstime
August 31, 2018 - 4:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City paramedics who treat opioid overdoses with the antidote naloxone will start leaving another dose of the drug behind. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said that starting Friday, all Emergency Medical Services workers who revive opioid overdose patients will leave a...
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Pooper Scooper file image
Dreamstime
August 01, 2018 - 1:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Wednesday marks the 40th anniversary of New York City's pooper scooper law. To mark the occasion the city has installed a thousand waste bag dispensers in parks in all five boroughs. Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver says nothing ruins a nice day in the park like stepping...
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Shelcie Holbert
July 30, 2018 - 5:08 pm
When Rosalie Grace was born unexpectedly at just 24 weeks while mom Shelcie Holbert was in New York City for a business trip, she weighed just 1 pound, 9 ounces. Being unprepared and alone, the 23-year-old new mother was overjoyed when some Manhattan moms offered to help.
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tree fallen
Sam Liebman/1010 WINS
July 22, 2018 - 8:40 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Most of the city seems to have escaped the worst of the nor’easter. Rain totals in Newark reach nearly 2-inches, while JFK and Central Park saw just under an inch. There were also some reports of wires down, and a tree hit a building in Roselle Park, New Jersey. As 1010 WINS...
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Google Street View
July 20, 2018 - 6:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Work to restore and upgrade New York City's Hugh L. Carey and Queens Midtown tunnels has wrapped up six years after they were badly damaged during Superstorm Sandy. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other elected officials are celebrating the completion of the work Friday in Queens...
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Top Workplaces NYC
July 20, 2018 - 2:50 pm
1010 WINS has announced the Top Workplaces in New York City in its first workplaces survey. The honorees include a global construction firm, the world’s largest specialized staffing firm, a financial advisory company, a B2C group, and a retail services organization.
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Dreamstime
July 19, 2018 - 5:59 pm
ATLANTA (AP) -- A former baggage handler at Atlanta's airport has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to helping smuggle guns onto passenger planes bound for New York City. A federal judge sentenced Eugene Harvey on Thursday. Harvey pleaded guilty in December after...
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