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Shiloh Baptist Church
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AP News
February 16, 2020 - 7:36 pm
An early morning fire ripped through a church in New Jersey, forcing cancellation of services, but no injuries were reported.
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Bronx deli shooting suspect
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 16, 2020 - 6:59 pm
A deli worker in the Bronx was killed when a man walked into the shop, fired several shots at him and ran off.
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Anti-ICE protest in Times Square
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Mike Sugerman
February 16, 2020 - 6:54 pm
Dozens of protesters were arrested after they blocked traffic in the heart of New York City on Sunday while demonstrating against U.S. immigration policies.
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In this photo provide by Channel 3 Eyewitness News (WFSB-TV), a view of the scene of a shooting at the Majestic Lounge, in Hartford, Connecticut, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. Multiple people were shot at a Connecticut nightclub, leaving one person dead, police said early Sunday. Preliminary information indicated four others were wounded, Hartford police Lt. Paul Cicero told The Associated Press. (Ayah Galal, Channel 3 Eyewitness News (WFSB-TV) via AP)
WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 16, 2020 - 5:09 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gunfire erupted at a Connecticut nightclub early Sunday morning, killing a man and wounding four other people, police said. A 28-year-old man died in the shooting at the Majestic Lounge in Hartford's South End, police Lt. Paul Cicero said. Two other males and two females were...
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Michael Bloomberg
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AP News
February 16, 2020 - 5:01 pm
David Ourlicht was a college student, walking down a street near campus, when he became one of millions of New Yorkers swept up in the era of stop and frisk.
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Chuck Schumer VIPR dogs
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Mike Sugerman
February 16, 2020 - 2:54 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is blasting the White House for proposed cuts that would eliminate some of the specialized bomb-sniffing dogs used to fight terrorism at transit hubs like Penn Station, while a New Jersey congressman said he’s outraged antiterrorism funds are being cut in his state.
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Andre Clark
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 16, 2020 - 12:36 pm
The NYPD arrested a Staten Island man accused of raping an 11-year-old girl in Brooklyn this weekend.
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Woman raped on Brooklyn street
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 16, 2020 - 11:36 am
Police released surveillance video Sunday of two men they say raped a woman on a street in Brooklyn earlier this month.
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A cab driver in Chinatown
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Kristie Keleshian
February 16, 2020 - 11:00 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city taxi commissioner are warning cabbies amid reports that some drivers are avoiding Asian-American communities and customers over fears of the coronavirus.
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Sexual abuse lawsuits
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Steve Burns
February 15, 2020 - 6:37 pm
In the first six months of New York's Child Victims Act, more than 1,400 abuse lawsuits have been filed. Now, with another six months to go, some lawmakers want to extend the lookback window another year.
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