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Mickey Mantle (Photo credit: PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: When Baseball Was A Game

Every kid who grew up loving baseball in the 1960’s knew this; Mickey Mantle won the Triple Crown in 1956 with 52 Home Runs, 130 RBIs and a .353 batting average. But what was The Mick’s WAR?

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"Anchored" a rom-com novel written by 1010 WINS morning news anchor Brigitte Quinn.

1010 WINS Morning News Anchor Brigitte Quinn Releases Debut Novel

1010 WINS morning news anchor Brigitte Quinn can now add author to her list of accomplishments.

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Bark In The Park Features Parade Of Pooches at MCU Park

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) There will be a whole lot of slobbering, tail wagging and barking going on in Brooklyn on Sunday, August 2nd as “Bark In The Park” returns for the 8th year to the […]

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Anthony Damiano caught video of this road rage incident on the Long Island Expressway. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Road Rage Fight Caught On Video On Long Island Expressway

A road rage battle erupted during rush hour on the busy Long Island Expressway, when two drivers lost their temper in front of a witness who caught it all on camera.

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Severe weather took out a tree on East 29th Street and Clarendon Rd in Brooklyn. (Credit: pjudelson)

Severe Weather Unleashes Floods, Takes Out Trees, Leaves Many In Dark

Severe weather took down trees in the Bayside, Bay Terrace, and Whitestone sections of Queens on Thursday.

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A surveillance image of a suspect in the groping of a woman in a West Village apartment on Thursday, July 30. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Trespassed In West Village Apartment, Groped Sleeping Woman

Police on Thursday were searching for a suspect who got into a woman’s West Village apartment through a fire escape and groped her as she slept.

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Flooding on the Long Island Rail Road near Hicksville on Thursday, July 30. (Credit: rjvaleo/Instagram)

Flooding Briefly Shuts Down 2 Branches Of Long Island Rail Road

Flooding west of the Hicksville station halted the Ronkonkoma and Port Jefferson branches of the Long Island Rail Road Thursday evening.

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$5 Million Settlement For Family Of Victim Of Hit By ‘Mafia Cops’

The family of a diamond dealer killed by a pair of NYPD detectives working as mob hit men has gotten a $5 million settlement in a wrongful-death lawsuit.

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Debris is scattered on the ground at the scene of a crane collapse on the Upper East Side at 91st Street and 1st Avenue May 30, 2008 in New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Jury Awards $47.8 Million To Families Of 2 Killed In Crane Collapse

Lomma and his companies will now have to pay $32 million to the family of Ramadan Kurtaj and $15.8 million to the family of Donald Leo.

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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking Personhood For 2 Chimps At Stony Brook University

Though she dismissed the case, Judge Jaffe said efforts to extend legal rights to chimpanzees are understandable; someday they may even succeed.

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Heather Horstmann of Lindenhurst has a house with an open foundation for flood prevention. Many Long Island municipalities are banning such foundations. (Credit: CBS2)

LI Towns Ban Open Foundations For Elevated Homes Despite Savings

Homes built on pilings fit in well in beach communities and can stand up to storms, but some Long Island towns and villages are banning such open foundations.

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NYPD Officer Joshua Jones demonstrates how to use and operate a body camera during a press conference on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Review: NYPD Body Camera Program Should Record More Stops

A body camera pilot program at the NYPD raised a wide range of questions about how to best monitor police and community interactions, according to a report released Thursday.

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Brooklyn Woman Indicted In Death Of Infant Son Found In Bag At Victoria’s Secret

The New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner ruled the baby’s death was caused by homicidal asphyxiation.

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Comptroller: NYC Paid $138 Million In Settlements Related To Pothole Damage, Injuries

Manhattan’s Third Avenue, Second Avenue and Broadway led the the way in trip and fall claims related to potholes between 2010 and 2015.

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Dawn DeNicola, of Cameo Drive, shows one of her four cars that were keyed. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Residents Ask ‘Why Us?’ After Every Car On One Massapequa Block Keyed

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Residents of one Long Island block say they feel violated after someone came to their neighborhood and damaged their cars. At least 17 homeowners on Cameo Drive in Massapequa have filed complaints […]

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