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Officials inspect a Metro-North train crash with a sport utility vehicle that occurred on February 4, 2015 in Valhalla, New York. The crash started a fire in the train cars that killed six people, including the driver of the vehicle. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Just The Facts…

By John Montone, 1010 WINS There are mornings on this job when I swear I can hear the gravely voice and staccato delivery of Sgt. Joe Friday, “Just the facts…” And then I begin to […]

02/06/2015

Ivory the dog ID#: A1026537 (Photo Credit: Animal Care & Control)

AC&C Weekly Pet Post: Meet Ivory, Tedeschi & Clover

New York (CBSNewYork) CBSNewYork.com and 1010 WINS are teaming up with Animal Care & Control of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals looking for loving homes in the […]

02/05/2015

AC&C Rescue Kitten In Kitty Halftime Show On Animal Planet. (Photo Credit: Animal Planet)

Big Apple Shelter Kittens Appear In Puppy Bowl XI On Animal Planet

Once again this year, Big Apple Kitties take to the field, as part of the annual Puppy Bowl on Animal Planet.

1010 WINS–01/31/2015

Workers clear the walkways in Times Square after a snow storm early in the morning of January 27, 2015.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Man Up Mayor, Governor

Are you listening Mayor de Blasio? Are you, Governor Cuomo?

01/30/2015

Nancy Drew the Rabbit.  Available at AC&C's Manhattan Care Center. (Photo Credit: AC&C)

Animal Care & Control Of NYC Pet Post: Meet Pepper, Solin and Nancy Drew

CBSNewYork.com and 1010 WINS have teamed up with Animal Care & Control of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals in the city shelters.

01/28/2015

(Photo Credit: Jason Howard)

Animal Care & Control of NYC Hosts Second Pit Bowl

Animal Care & Control of New York City is hosting its second Pit Bowl party and fundraiser to debunk myths about pit bull type dogs and encourage adopting their adoption from the city shelters.

01/28/2015

Snow falls on Hudson Street on Jan. 9, 2015. (credit: Marta Zielinska/CBS New York)

Radio Free Montone: Snow Drought?

I know that we haven’t had much snow this winter. Cue up that Hallelujah chorus. And because meteorologists haven’t been able to talk about the “white stuff,” we must be experiencing some sort of freakish weather pattern.

01/23/2015

Fawn the cat available at Animal Care & Control of NYC'S Brooklyn Shelter (ID#A1025276). (Photo Credit: AC&C)

AC&C Weekly Pet Post: Meet Randolf, Fawn and Martha

CBSNewYork.com and 1010 WINS are teaming up with Animal Care & Control of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals in the city’s shelters looking for loving homes,

01/21/2015

Dez Bryant #88 of the Dallas Cowboys attempts a catch over Sam Shields #37 of the Green Bay Packers during the 2015 NFC Divisional Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 11, 2015 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Initially ruled a catch, the call was reversed upon review. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: What A Catch! Wait, What Catch?

As comic book fans will tell you the code of conduct in The Bizarro World is, “Us do opposite of all earthly things!” Welcome to the NFL.

01/16/2015

Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, who were killed in their patrol car on Dec. 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Radio Free Montone: The Bullets That Tore A Hole In The Heart Of NYC

By John Montone, 1010 WINS The bullets that killed officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu tore a hole in the heart of this city’s holiday season. I wrote those words and spoke them on 1010 […]

01/09/2015

Postal employees working on 'Operation Santa.' (credit: United States Postal Service)

Help Make Christmas Dreams Come True: ‘Operation Santa’ Underway In New York City

Would you like to help make someone’s dreams come true this Christmas?

12/13/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds news conference on GWB lane closure scandal, Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Radio Free Montone: Fair Or Not, People Blame Christie

By John Montone, 1010 WINS Fair or not plenty of folks in Fort Lee still blame Gov. Chris Christie for those big back-ups at the George Washington Bridge. I am almost always at least a […]

12/12/2014

ResQwalk founder Bailey Schroeder and her adopted dog Charlie (Photo Credit: ResQWalk)

New Mobile App Helps Shelter Pets In NYC And Across The Country

ResQwalk is available for either iOS or Android devices that enables animal lovers to raise money for animal rescues and shelters in the United States and Canada every time they go for a walk.

1010 WINS–12/06/2014

A horse-drawn carriage is ridden near Central Park.  (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Cabbie Chaos

Before Bill de Blasio bans carriage horses, he’s trying his hand at horse trading.

12/05/2014

Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (Mona RIvera/1010 WINS)

Rep. Carolyn McCarthy Talks To 1010 WINS About Leaving Congress, What Lies Ahead

“It’s coming to an end. I can’t believe it’s 18 years. Everytime I think about that … I said where’d the time go,” McCarthy told 1010 WINS’ reporter Mona Rivera in her first radio exit interview.

12/02/2014

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The concourse will soon be home to retailers, as well. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

WTC Concourse Reopens

A commuter concourse underneath the World Trade Center site that has been closed since the Sept. 11 attacks is set to reopen.

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