Six seconds in Dallas. A half century later
Decades before Maurice “Mickey” Carroll was the Director of the Quinnipiac Poll, he was a reporter for the now-defunct Herald Tribune. He ended up a few feet from Jack Ruby when he shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald at Dallas Police headquarters.
A major police investigation is under way Sunday morning after a person was taken into custody for an alleged assault on an off-duty police officer in Queens.
Two people were in serious condition following a shooting in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx.
The first snowflake of the season touched down the other day and 1010 WINS was ready for it.
November 24th, 1963. The basement of the Dallas city jail. Enter Lee Harvey Oswald. Enter Jack Ruby. Exit common sense.
The NYPD says a 26-year-old man with a handgun was seen by officers Saturday afternoon running after two other men through the playground in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood.
“You give me 22-minutes and I’ll give you reasonable doubt.”
An actor on a popular HBO series who says he was stopped buying sunglasses because of his race at a Macy’s department store in the city has filed a lawsuit against the company.
“I’m from Jersey,” she said, “I love the water.”
It confounds me to hear trite phrases or hyperbolic headlines in news stories. The other day an online headline read, “Tom Hanks Reveals Startling Health News.” He’s dying, I thought. Oh, no not Tom Hanks! I love him.
When two New York City Business Integrity Commission officers showed up at the doorstep of Il Forno Bakery on Aug. 15, it seemed like déjà vu for the bakery’s president Ramon Eduardo.
Wednesday would have been John Lennon’s 73rd birthday. To mark the occasion, Yoko Ono is presenting an exhibit of the former Beatles art work at a gallery in Soho.
A cat named Juno not only gave birth — and fostered an orphaned kitten from Animal Care & Control of New York, but she and her brood ended up being filmed for the Animal Planet show “Too Cute”.
It’s free and open to the public, and runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weather permitting at the Naumberg Bandshell.
A commuter concourse underneath the World Trade Center site that has been closed since the Sept. 11 attacks is set to reopen.