Staten Island

Jewish symbols
Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 7:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Hate speech was found on the wall of a Staten Island synagogue Thursday morning. The words “synagogue of Satan” were written on the wall of the Chabad of Staten Island in Meiers Corners on Harold Street. The message “SOS,” presumably short-hand for “synagogue of Satan” was...
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Eric Garner's stepfather, Benjamin Carr, mother Gwen Carr and his widow Esaw Garner (R)
(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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May 15, 2019 - 10:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A medical examiner who performed an autopsy on Eric Garner says a police officer's chokehold set into motion "a lethal sequence of events" that led to his death five years ago. RELATED: Officer in Eric Garner case is scapegoat, lawyer says, protesters disrupt morning rush...
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New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo leaves his house Monday, May 13, 2019, in Staten Island, N.Y. A long-delayed disciplinary trial is set to begin Monday for Pantaleo, accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 13, 2019 - 12:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- The New York City police officer accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner is being made a scapegoat in a politically charged atmosphere, a defense lawyer said Monday. Protesters at odds with the NYPD gathered outside the Staten Island...
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David Caplan
May 06, 2019 - 5:11 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Staten Island is paying tribute to one of the musical groups the borough gave birth to. Over the weekend, the corner of Vanderbilt Avenue and Targee Street was renamed "Wu-Tang Clan District" with the unveiling of a sign bearing the new moniker. Debi Rose, a New York City...
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NYPD helicopter
Maddie Meyer / Stringer
May 03, 2019 - 7:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Eighty-four-year-old Alfred Cutting missed his bus to get to a doctor’s appointment around 2:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon. He tried to walk through a shortcut through a marshy area in Staten Island’s Ocean Breeze Park and got stuck in the mud almost instantly. Although most...
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Police line
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 02, 2019 - 7:26 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A plane made an emergency landing in a Staten Island park Wednesday evening just as kids were starting to show up for evening youth soccer games. The aircraft made a safe landing just after 5:30 p.m., at Miller Field in New Dorp near a softball field by the Greeley Avenue...
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Verrazzano Bridge
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Adam Warner
April 28, 2019 - 3:57 pm
A group of local leaders has introduced legislation that would bring two-way tolling back to the Verrazzano Bridge after more than three decades of a one-way toll.
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Anthony Comello
Thomas P. Costello
April 24, 2019 - 10:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The man charged with killing reputed mob boss Franky Boy Cali, last month on Staten Island, was arraigned Wednesday on an indictment charging him with second degree murder. RELATED: 'Franky Boy' Cali's funeral reportedly paid for with suitcase filled with $45k cash Attorney...
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Jeanine Cammarata
Mike Montone
April 11, 2019 - 11:05 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Friends of murdered Staten Island teacher Jeanine Cammarata are asking New Yorkers to wear purple on Thursday, in her memory. RELATED: Slain NYC school teacher remembered as tragic new details emerge | Missing Staten Island teacher's estranged husband charged with assault:...
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Jeanine Cammarata
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Adam Warner
April 08, 2019 - 8:21 am
Devastating new details are emerging about Staten Island schoolteacher Jeanine Cammarata, who police say was murdered by her estranged husband and his girlfriend.
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