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Tenants of 650 New Jersey Ave. hold a protest over poor living conditions on Aug. 27, 2015. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

East New York Tenants Protest Living Conditions; Lawsuit Filed Against Landlord

Tenants at 650 New Jersey Ave. in East New York say their building is a wreck inside and out.

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Rep. Carolyn Maloney (credit: 1010 WINS/Juliet Papa)

Rep. Maloney Leads Charge For Equal Rights Amendment On Women’s Equality Day

Rep. Carolyn Maloney wants to make the Equal Rights Amendment part of the political conversation in the 2016 presidential race.

08/26/2015

Packets of synthetic marijuana, often known as K2. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Officials Shine Spotlight On Impact Of K2, Or Synthetic Marijuana

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is hosting a news conference along with a local resident who is recovering from an addiction to K2.

08/25/2015

Lourdes Carrasquillo, one of the desnudas painted topless women of Times Square. (Credit: CBS2)

NYC Lawmaker Proposes Banning Toplessness Altogether, Regardless Of Gender

Bratton made the suggestion in the wake of growing complaints about topless, body painted women and aggressive costumed characters seeking tips for photos.

08/21/2015

Police say a woman died after being ejected from a car in Brooklyn on Aug. 21, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Woman Killed After Being Ejected From Moving Vehicle In Brooklyn; Boyfriend Charged With DWI

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Thursday on Bay Ridge Parkway between 5th and 6th avenues.

08/21/2015

Pope Francis waves at the faithful on St. Peter's square on April 15, 2014 after his weekly general audience at the Vatican. (Photo by Vincenzo Pinto/Getty Images)

1010 WINS Exclusive: Pope’s Visit May Include A Stop In Central Park

The Pope will be visiting the city in September, and has insisted that he wants to meet and greet New Yorkers.

08/21/2015

Topless women are painted in Times Square. (Credit: CBS2)

1010 WINS Exclusive: Bratton Suggests Tearing Up Times Square Pedestrian Plaza

New York City’s police commissioner has a solution for the harassment and nuisance problems plaguing Times Square.

08/20/2015

Pope Francis  leads the vespers at the Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls (San Paolo Basilica) in Rome on January 25, 2015.  (credit: Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images)

Students At East Harlem Catholic School Getting Pumped To Meet Pope Francis

When the pope visits Our Lady Queen of Angels school next month, he’ll first be greeted by hundreds of school kids on the street.

08/20/2015

The SeaGlass Carousel at Battery Park (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

SeaGlass Carousel, Featuring Color-Changing Fish, Set To Open In Battery Park Thursday

The carousel, which opens to the public Thursday, features 13-foot-tall fish that change colors, go up and down and spin around, all to the accompaniment of classical music.

08/19/2015

Topless women are painted in Times Square. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor De Blasio Vows Crackdown On Topless Women In Times Square

Though toplessness is not illegal in New York, aggressive panhandling and aggressive solicitation are illegal.

08/18/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (L) and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (R) arrive at federal court on August 12, 2015 in Manhattan. (Photos by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

‘Deflategate’ Showdown: Tom Brady, Roger Goodell Meet In Court

A federal judge put the NFL on the defensive over its four-game suspension of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Wednesday.

08/12/2015

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Death Toll Rises To 12 In Legionnaires’ Outbreak In The South Bronx

New York City is taking an unprecendented preventative move after two more deaths have been linked to the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the South Bronx, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday.

08/10/2015

Four men are charged in connection with this parachute jump down One World Trade Center. (Credit: WTC BASE Jump/YouTube)

Two WTC BASE Jumpers Get Community Service

Two thrill seekers who BASE jumped from One World Trade Center have been sentenced to community service and fined $2,000.

08/10/2015

A large grouping of gram-negative Legionella pneumophila bacteria (credit: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Legionnaires’ Death Toll Rises To 10 In South Bronx; State Offers Free Building Testing

The testing will be available to all owners, operators, managers and landlords of buildings with cooling towers or evaporative condenser units until October.

08/06/2015

Antonio Yarbough and Sharrif Wilson (CBS 2)

Family Of Man Wrongly Convicted In 1992 Triple Homicide Suing NYC

The family of a man who spent over 20 years behind bars for three murders he didn’t commit is suing New York City.

08/06/2015

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