Orange County

AP
Sonia Rincon
October 04, 2019 - 7:11 am
MONROE, N.Y. (1010 WINS/AP) – As bagpipers marched silently to the beat of a somber drum, an NYPD officer killed by friendly fire during a struggle with an armed man was honored at his funeral Friday as a hero and a dedicated, compassionate professional who put his heart into his work. Officer...
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NY boy Santa kidneys
Jackie Winstedt
December 22, 2018 - 6:02 pm
An Orange County boy is trying to help his mother get a kidney transplant for Christmas.
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An elephant that escaped from an animal sanctuary in upstate New York.
New York State Police
November 13, 2018 - 8:40 am
WESTTOWN, NY (1010 WINS) -- An elephant that was on the loose in Orange County is back at home on an animal sanctuary. The 44-year-old elephant was found by New York State Police in Westtown, near the New Jersey border. New York State Police The elephant is from Vietnam, where she was burned by...
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This shows the collapsed scaffolding, top center, at a hotel under construction after two workers fell to their deaths early Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, near Orlando, Fla.
(Orange County Fire Rescue via AP)
August 29, 2018 - 10:00 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Two construction workers fell to their deaths when scaffolding collapsed above the sixth floor of a hotel under construction near Disney World early Wednesday. A third worker managed to hang on and climb to safety, a fire-rescue spokesman said. The accident happened just...
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