Rats

Instagram/Subway creatures
Kimberly Dole
May 30, 2019 - 9:41 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Move over pizza rat, there's a new internet sensation! A subway rider caught a now viral video of a rat sliding down a pole on the F train. A post shared by SubwayCreatures (@subwaycreatures) on May 29, 2019 at 7:15am PDT The video has caused quite a stir online with...
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Mike Montone
May 22, 2019 - 11:27 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It appears Brooklyn is the place to be, and even the rats know it! RELATED: School shuts down for second battle with rats, roaches, and snakes Brooklyn Borough President Plans ‘Rat Summit’ To Address Rat Infestation Totowa Woman Says She Found Dead Rodent Inside Drink Can...
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Instagram/Subway creatures
March 12, 2019 - 3:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A rat was spotted inside of a MetroCard vending machine by an MTA rider at the 1 train's 18th Street station in Manhattan around noon on Monday. Subway rider Nicole Ranucci, took the footage of "MetroRat", as Gothamist is calling him and told them that she noticed the rodent...
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Rat crawling through wall
Google Maps and Sunil Mistry | Dreamstime.com
March 08, 2019 - 2:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Workers at the New York Department of State's customer service office down in the Financial District say they have a major rat problem on their hands. RELATED: School shuts down for second battle with rats, roaches, and snakes | Brooklyn Borough President Plans ‘Rat Summit’...
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March 01, 2019 - 10:51 am
BOSTON (AP) — This rat is getting a lot of mouse clicks. A British tourist visiting Boston captured on video a hungry seagull devouring a dead rat in a single gulp and posted it on social media, prompting thousands of horrified comments. The video shows the gull pecking tentatively at the rodent...
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Pest Control Officers Gregory Cornes, left, uses a hand trowel to scoop-up dry ice before dropping it directly into rat burrows, as his co-worker Curtis Redman assist, near the Capitol building in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018. Both are from the Department of Health's Rodent Control Division. The nation’s capital is facing a spiraling rat infestation, fueled by mild winters and a human population boom. Washington’s government is struggling to keep pace (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
December 12, 2018 - 12:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's capital is facing a spiraling rat infestation. Fueled by mild winters and a human population boom, rats are sparking a record number of calls to Washington's pest control department. The local government is struggling to keep pace while boosting the department's...
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A rat in a city park.
Dreamstime
December 03, 2018 - 1:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The search continues for a large rat that chased an MTA station agent out of her booth at the Grand Street L-Train station Saturday. RELATED: Rats running rampant inside Bronx public housing complex | Hungry Rats Shred $19,000 Worth Of Rupees Inside ATM | Health Department...
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November 23, 2018 - 12:35 am
HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii-based burger chain has closed a Honolulu restaurant for cleaning after a video posted to social media appeared to show a rat being cooked on the grill. Teddy's Bigger Burgers has closed the Mapunapuna location and fired two employees who appeared in the Snapchat video. "We...
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Rats eating garbage
Dreamstime
September 10, 2018 - 2:56 pm
MEMPHIS, TN (1010 WINS) -- It's back to school season in most parts of the country, but a rat, roach, and snake infestation is making it hard for a Memphis high school to stay open. Kirby High School students will remain out of the classroom on Monday and Tuesday, on Wednesday the 800 students will...
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Rats eating garbage
Dreamstime
June 28, 2018 - 8:06 am
Summer has officially arrived in New York City and so have the rats.
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