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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio: NYC Is Ready For Pre-K Program

The mayor announced Tuesday that the expected pool of those applying to become pre-kindergarten teachers in September should top 8,000. That is more than the 1,000 de Blasio says the city would need to handle an expected 53,000 new students.

03/25/2014

Cupcake ATM on Lexington Avenue (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

24-Hour Cupcake ATM Opens On Upper East Side

In the city that never sleeps, you’ll now be able to satisfy your cupcake craving at anytime you want thanks to a 24-hour cupcake dispensing machine, which opened Tuesday on the Upper East Side.

03/25/2014

Police on the scene of a stabbing on the Upper West Side on March 18, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Son Charged In Upper West Side Stabbing Of Mother, Father

A man has been charged with murder and assault after a stabbing Tuesday morning on the Upper West Side that left his father dead and mother injured, police said.

03/18/2014

Revelers march in the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade along Fifth Ave in Manhattan on March 17, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYC’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Marches Up Fifth Avenue Amid Controversy

The world’s largest parade celebrating Irish heritage set off down Fifth Avenue on a cold and gray morning, the culmination of a weekend of St. Patrick’s Day revelry.

03/17/2014

FDNY responds to fire at One57 high rise in Midtown (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Fire Breaks Out At Midtown High Rise One57

The Fire Department said the fire at the 75-story building was reported just before 9 p.m.

03/15/2014

Firefighters remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

NTSB: Abnormal Concentration Of Natural Gas Found Near East Harlem Blast Scene

Con Edison crews discovered an alarming natural gas concentration near the scene of the deadly East Harlem building explosion this week, a National Transportation Safety Board member said Friday.

03/14/2014

Aisha Wyatts (R), applies for assistance at an American Red Cross disaster relief center at 125th St. and 3rd Avenue a day after an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

De Blasio: City To Provide Housing For Victims Displaced By East Harlem Blast

More than 100 people who lost their homes in the blast will be given both temporary and long-term housing, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday.

03/14/2014

iremen watch as work crews remove debris from the smoking site of an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

8 Confirmed Dead In East Harlem Gas Explosion; Active Scene Remains

Eight people are now confirmed dead in the blast that also injured more than 60 others. Others are still believed to be missing.

03/13/2014

Firefighters respond to a 5-alarm fire and building collapse in East Harlem on March 12, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

3 Dead, Several Missing After Explosion Levels Buildings In East Harlem

The explosion reduced the two, five-story buildings to rubble, shattered store windows for blocks and hurled glass, bricks and other debris throughout the neighborhood.

03/12/2014

Suspect arrested for scheming to defraud the government outside 184th Street Pharmacy in the Bronx, March 11, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

3 Men Arrested For Running Alleged Illegal Prescription Buyback Scheme In Bronx

Investigators said the suspects would pay HIV patients if the pharmacy didn’t fill their prescriptions. The suspects allegedly billed government health plans anyway, raking it almost $10 million in a single year, authorities said.

03/11/2014

Kareem Granton, 11. (credit: CBS 2)

Missing 11-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Found Safe On Subway

Kareem Granton was found Monday morning at the Union Square subway station after someone spotted him in the subway and notified police.

03/10/2014

Mamtaz Begun (Credit: CBS  2)

Neighbor: Conditions Improving For Woman, Premature Baby Delivered After DWI Accident

Mamtaz Begun was seven months pregnant when she was hit by a car driven by Sean Farrell, a lieutenant with the FDNY’s Battalion 16 in Harlem.

03/07/2014

Mariano Rivera cuts the ribbon at the opening of the Refugio de Esperanza church in New Rochelle. (Photo by Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Mariano Rivera Rescues, Renovates 107-Year-Old Church In New Rochelle

Being retired hasn’t stopped Mo Rivera from picking up one more save. The legendary Yankees reliever has renovated a long-vacant church that became the new home of his wife’s ministry Thursday.

03/06/2014

A police car is seen in Times Square - New York, NY - May 26, 2004 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

NYPD Officers To Be Equipped With Tablets In New Pilot Program

The tablets will make their way into the field over the next three months and will give officers access to a wide array of information.

03/04/2014

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, Rep. Jose Serrano, Police Commissioner William Bratton and others introduce a bill mandating kill switches in smartphones (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Bronx Congressman Proposes Law Mandating ‘Kill Switches’ In Smartphones

Bronx Rep. Jose Serrano is proposing a federal law that would “essentially mandate what we’re seeking the manufacturers to do voluntarily,” Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Monday.

03/03/2014

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