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Firefighters respond to a five-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Rob Bennett/Office of Mayor of New York/Getty Images)

De Blasio: ‘Every Energy Is Going To Be Expended’ To Determine Cause Of Harlem Explosion

City officials were refuting reports Thursday that complaints about gas leaks at the site of Thursday’s massive explosion in East Harlem were ignored by police, fire and Con Edison.

03/13/2014

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney stands with Ukrainian children in Manhattan. (Credit Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Rep. Maloney Pledges That U.S. Will Stand By Ukraine As Crisis Continues

In New York, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, joined the Ukranian Congress Committee of America, and New Yorkers with loved ones in Ukraine to discuss the ongoing crisis.

03/08/2014

Security guards stand outside Federal Court as the trial for Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith begins in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Juror Laid-Off After Being Assigned To Trial Of Bin Laden’s Son-In-Law

She told the court that her employer said that it would be to her benefit to lose her job so that she could collect unemployment while serving jury duty.

03/08/2014

Youssef Abdel-Gawad  wearing his GPS tracker (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Man Released On Bail After Shooting, Killing Alleged Armed Intruder

Youssef Abdel-Gawad was released on $25,000 bail. He must wear an ankle monitoring bracelet.

03/06/2014

Crosswalk (file/credit: ClipArt)

Crackdown On Drivers Not Yielding To Pedestrians Means Lots Of Tickets In Park Slope

Some Park Slope, Brooklyn drivers were surprised by a dramatic uptick in tickets issued by the NYPD for failure to yield to pedestrians.

03/06/2014

De Blasio With NYPD

De Blasio Launches ‘Miss Manners’ Approach To Improving NYPD’s Image

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration has a plan to improve police-community relations. It includes asking officers to address people as “sir” or “ma’am,” be patient and avoid such things as gum chewing and using a cellphone.

02/27/2014

Long Island College Hospital BIG DL

Agreement Allows SUNY To Pull Out Of Struggling Long Island College Hospital

State officials on Thursday announced an agreement in which the State University of New York may pull out of the struggling Long Island College Hospital, but a new health care provider will take over.

02/20/2014

Police are investigating a robbery at the Cartier on Fifth Avenue (Credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

5 Masked Men Rob Fifth Avenue Cartier In Broad Daylight

Police are investigating after they say five masked men stole 16 watches valued at more than $700,000 from the Cartier store on Fifth Avenue.

01/30/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio, Health Commissioner Bassett Vow To Continue Much Of Bloomberg’s Health Agenda

There will still be a bulls eye on over-sized sugary drinks and tobacco, but Dr. Mary Bassett said she wants city residents to be on board with those restrictions.

01/16/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Owner Says Suspect Was Caught Setting Fire To L.I. Tanning Salon

Police were searching Saturday for a suspect in the fire that gutted a tanning salon in Selden, Long Island, early on Christmas Day.

12/28/2013

Good Riddance Day in 2011. (File; Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

New Yorkers Shred Bad Memories On ‘Good Riddance Day’

A crowd gathered in Times Square Saturday to shred their bad memories of 2013 – literally.

12/28/2013

Stan Brooks, 1010 WINS (Craig Warga/New York Daily News)

Saying Goodbye To Legendary 1010 WINS Newsman Stan Brooks

Stan Brooks died Monday of cancer at his home surrounded by family. He was just one month shy of his 87th birthday.

12/27/2013

Firefighters on the scene of a fatal fire on Dec. 20, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Teenager Killed In 2-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn

The fire broke out around 5:45 a.m. Friday in a building on East 8th Street near Beverly Road in the Kensington section of the borough.

12/20/2013

Shiela was wounded by bullet fragments while trying to protect her owner from two intruders. (Credit: Mike Noble/1010 WINS)

Dog Helps To Stop Break-In At Chelsea Apartment

Mike Noble’s dog Sheila was shot at by a man attempting to force his way into their apartment in a Chelsea housing complex.

12/20/2013

Santa and court officers visit hospitals, including NUMC to deliver teddy bears to sick children. (Credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Court Officers Bring Christmas Cheer To Children With Cancer

Nassau court officers collected about 1,000 teddy bears to hand out to children with cancer.

12/19/2013

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