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December 12, 2019 - 2:53 pm
A town justice in western New York has resigned after he was accused of trying to thwart the arrest of his former brother-in-law on drunken driving charges.
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Election Day
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Mack Rosenberg
December 12, 2019 - 2:24 pm
A New Jersey Senate committee has approved a bill that would allow convicted criminals to vote when they are released from prison.
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Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 2:13 pm
New York's ban on flavored e-cigarettes is still held up in court, but the state is moving to keep it alive and could also expand it to include menthol.
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Nassau County police
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Sophia Hall
December 12, 2019 - 1:53 pm
Nassau County police are stepping up security at houses of worship in response to the attack on a kosher grocery in Jersey City and other recent acts of anti-Semitism.
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Workmen replace a window that was broken by gunfire at the Sacred Heart school in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. Investigators are looking to pinpoint what prompted a deadly attack on a Jewish market in Jersey City amid fears that it was motivated by anti-Semitism, as the nearby school reopened Thursday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 1:08 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The two killers who stormed a kosher market in Jersey City were apparently acting alone and were "fueled both by anti-Semitism and anti-law enforcement beliefs,” New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said Thursday. Grewal said the attackers expressed interest in the...
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New Jersey AG Grubir Grewal
WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 12, 2019 - 12:55 pm
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal on Thursday confirmed that the attack on a kosher grocery store in Jersey City was fueled by anti-Semitic beliefs.
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NYPD post with 106 pounds of marijuana
Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 11:02 am
A day after prosecutors dropped criminal charges in a case spotlighting confusion over hemp, marijuana and conflicting laws, the Brooklyn brothers caught in the chaos took a step toward suing the city and the police department.
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Jersey City Victim's Funeral
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Kimberly Dole
December 12, 2019 - 9:51 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Two of the victims of the Jersey City shooting were laid to rest on Wednesday night. Members of the Jewish Orthodox community mourned the death of 33-year-old Mindy Ferencz, who owned the JC Kosher Market where the shooting took place, and Moshe Deutsch, a rabbinical student...
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Dermot Shea
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Rich Lamb
December 11, 2019 - 7:49 pm
The NYPD is expanding counterterorrism capabilities in an effort to prevent an attack such as the one in Jersey City or Pittsburgh.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 11, 2019 - 7:11 pm
A 2-year-old boy was struck and killed by a train in lower Manhattan during the Wednesday evening commute.
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