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The New York City Terminal Produce Market in the Bronx. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Police: Man Struck, Killed By Truck At Hunts Point Produce Market

The victim had just gotten out the cab of his truck before 8 a.m. when he was hit by the other truck, which was backing up, cops said.

08/30/2015

Kyle Jean-Baptiste appears in "Les Misérables." (Credit: GV D)

Broadway Mourns After ‘Les Misérables’ Actor Falls To His Death In Brooklyn

Kyle Jean-Baptiste, 21, died Friday night after falling off his mother’s fire escape in the Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn.

08/30/2015

Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Fatal Shootings Shatter Newark’s Attempt At 24 Hours Of Peace

There have been more than 60 killings in the city this year and a rise in shootings this summer.

08/29/2015

Gary Russo, 54, has been reported missing. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Construction Worker Known As ‘Second Avenue Sinatra’ Found Dead

A man who gained fame singing Frank Sinatra on Second Avenue has been found dead in an apparent suicide, after he was missing from his Queens neighborhood for a month.

08/29/2015

Costumed street performers receive tips from the public after posing for pictures in Times Square on July 28, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Task Force Of 100 To Crack Down On Times Square ‘Nuisance Issues’

The NYPD has established a new task force to patrol Times Square, and that is just the beginning of the city’s efforts to combat the spread of aggressive panhandling, costumed characters and other quality of life issues.

08/26/2015

A van and two box trucks were involved in a crash on I-95 in the Bronx on Aug. 23, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

7 Hurt In Multivehicle Crash On I-95 In Bronx

The crash happened around 1 a.m. near Conner Street in Eastchester. It involved two box trucks and a van.

08/23/2015

Queens Home Invasion Victim Anthony Puzio (credit: CBS2)

Queens Home Invasion Victim Speaks Out After Early-Morning Attack

So far, no arrests have been made in the case.

08/22/2015

Kevin Downing Fort Lee Home

Authorities Search Home Of Gunman In Shooting At Varick Street Federal Building

Police said Downing walked into a federal building at 201 Varick St. just after 5 p.m. with guns hidden in a bag.

08/22/2015

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City Council To Debate Bill To Register, Regulate NYC Cooling Towers

New York City lawmakers will start debating a bill requiring all cooling towers to be registered and routinely tested after the deadly outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in the South Bronx.

08/11/2015

US Sen. Charles Schumer talks about his proposal for the Gateway project on Aug. 11, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Schumer Proposes Plan For Hudson River Rail Tunnels

New York Sen. Charles Schumer is expected to outline a plan Tuesday to move ahead with Amtrak’s proposed Gateway project for new rail tunnels under the Hudson River.

08/11/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer calls for the CDC to make measles shots more accessible during a news conference Feb. 8, 2015, in Manhattan. (credit: TV 10/55)

Schumer Details His Opposition To Iran Nuclear Deal

New York Sen. Charles Schumer, the only Democratic senator who’s come out so far against President Barack Obama’s nuclear agreement with Iran, is detailing his opposition.

08/11/2015

A case of Legionnaires' disease was reported in Rockland County on Friday, Aug. 7. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor De Blasio Says Legionnaires’ Outbreak Is Contained

The state Health Department began sending out teams to test cooling towers on Saturday.

08/09/2015

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Police: Parents Left Young Daughters Inside SUV While Gambling At Resorts World Casino

Maria Loha and Segundo Japa were arrested and charged with acting in a manner injurious to a child.

08/08/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer discusses the safety of stretch limousines at a news conference on Aug. 2, 2015. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

In Wake Of Fatal Long Island Crash, Schumer Calls For Higher Safety Standards For Stretch Limos

He says the converted vehicles often lack an adequate number of side-impact air bags, reinforced rollover bars and strong frames.

08/02/2015

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Giant Water Slide Comes To Foley Square As Part Of NYC’s Summer Streets Program

This year, there will be everything from a giant 270-foot water slide at Foley Square to art walking tours, bike rentals, a dog park and a zipline.

08/01/2015

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