Times Square

FDNY respond to diesel spill
Samantha Liebman
Andrew Weber
August 02, 2019 - 9:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Firefighters are working to contain a 300 gallon diesel fuel spill in the basement of a Times Square hotel. The spill is at the Knickerbocker Hotel and there are road closures in the area. Due to @FDNY activity, expect traffic delays, road closures and a heavy presence of...
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Kimberly Dole
June 24, 2019 - 8:43 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP)-- The Flying Wallenda siblings safely crossed Times Square on a high wire strung between two skyscrapers 25 stories above the pavement Sunday night. Nik and Lijana Wallenda walked from opposite ends of the 1,300-foot suspended wire between the towers, crossing each other in...
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Kimberly Dole
June 20, 2019 - 2:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- In celebration of WorldPride taking place in New York this month, and in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, the Guinness World Record title for the longest feather boa was attempted on Thursday outside of Ripley's Believe It or Not! and Madame...
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Kimberly Dole
June 20, 2019 - 12:59 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley will unveil his first monumental public sculpture in Times Square this fall as a response to Confederate statues nationwide. Times Square Arts, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and gallery owner Sean Kelly announced Thursday that the bronze sculpture...
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Krispy Kreme donuts
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Andrew Weber
June 11, 2019 - 10:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Krispy Kreme is planning to set up shop in Times Square and you won't be able to miss it. The company's plan for a location at Broadway and 48th Street early next year will feature the world's largest Hot Light. Breaking news! We’re opening our new #TimesSquare Flagship in...
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Police after arrest of suspected Times Square terrorist
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Glenn Schuck
June 07, 2019 - 6:23 am
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS) — Authorities say that they have a man in custody for plotting to throw a grenade in Times Square. The suspect is 22-year-old Asiqul Alam of Jackson Heights and that he's slated to appear in Brooklyn federal court Friday. Officials said he was under investigating after being...
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times square fire citizen app
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Adam Warner
May 18, 2019 - 3:41 pm
A billboard in Times Square caught fire on Saturday afternoon, videos online show.
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April 26, 2019 - 7:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Police say a man that was sliced in the neck, stomach and leg outside of a Times Square homeless shelter Thursday night is in critical condition. The attack occurred around 7 p.m. outside of the Aladdin Hotel, now a homeless shelter located on 45 Street. The victim and his...
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Times Square subway station.
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April 05, 2019 - 2:34 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Queens woman was sentenced on Friday, for fatally pushing another woman in front of an oncoming train at Times Square. RELATED: Italian woman groped and robbed at Brooklyn G train stop | Police Suspect Hate Crime After Man Is Shoved Onto Subway Tracks At Union Square |...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Suchat Pederson, The News Journal
February 21, 2019 - 11:15 am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter early Thursday morning to hit back at a billboard in Times Square that blames her for Amazon’s decision to go rein in plans for a new headquarters in Queens.
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