1010 WINS: Some Storm Out After Chinese Tycoon Treats 250 Homeless New Yorkers To Lunch In Central Park
A Chinese tycoon treated hundreds of homeless New Yorkers to a fancy lunch at the Boathouse restaurant in Central Park on Wednesday, but the event apparently didn’t go as smoothly as planned.
U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel declared victory in the 13th Congressional District Democratic primary late Tuesday, while opponent state Sen. Adriano Espaillat said the race was too close to call and went home for the night.
With the help of family and friends, Rivky Stein created a Facebook page in which she accuses her husband of raping and beating her while she was pregnant, WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reported.
State officials are encouraging local governments, schools and religious institutions to ring bells for a full minute at noon to mark the occasion.
Tenants erupted in protest, but some landlords were also unhappy Monday night, when the New York City Rent Guidelines Board voted against a rent freeze for tenants who live in stabilized apartments.
President Barack Obama won’t be making an endorsement in the Democratic primary for New York’s 13th Congressional District.
A 14-year-old girl was hospitalized Monday evening, after being stabbed twice in a fight near her school in the Bronx.
Investigators on Monday searched about 75 locations at Rikers Island Monday for drugs, contraband and weapons as part of a probe into violence and other criminality.
An odd burglary in Wyckoff, New Jersey had all of the hallmarks of the 1990s classic ‘Home Alone.’
The odd burglary had all the hallmarks of the 1980’s classic “Home Alone.”
Quai Jefferson thought he was being honored for his athletic accomplishments, but the two-sport star athlete at St. Joe’s of Montvale got more than he ever expected on the final day of HOPE Week.
As part of the Yankees’ HOPE Week — which recognizes people and groups that make a difference in their communities — the team honored Musicians On Call, a volunteer group that brings music to hospital patients nationwide.
Police found a missing 9-year-old boy Wednesday afternoon, more than 24 hours after he vanished in East Harlem.
As part of the team’s annual HOPE Week — which recognizes people and groups that make a difference in their communities — the Yankees honored Career Gear.
HOPE Week — which stands for “Helping Others Persevere and Excel” honors five people each year for making a difference in their communities by surprising them with a day celebrating their accomplishments.