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Jehovah's Witnesses Sex Abuse
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
August 12, 2019 - 3:07 pm
Two Jehovah’s Witness filed lawsuits against the organization Monday claiming they were abused by elders as children.
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Suffolk County Police
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August 12, 2019 - 2:18 pm
A Long Island teenager is facing DWI and leaving the scene of an accident charges after police say she struck a pedestrian, took off and then crashed her car again.
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Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
August 12, 2019 - 1:47 pm
New numbers released Monday show just exactly how bad last winter was for those who live in the city’s public housing developments.
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry
August 12, 2019 - 1:37 pm
The apparent suicide of Jeffrey Epstein raises questions about staffing at the federal prison where he was being held on sex trafficking charges.
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NYPD Police Vehicle
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August 12, 2019 - 11:48 am
The NYPD is investigating three attempted robberies that happened in the span of 40 minutes Monday morning in Williamsburg.
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Trump World Tower
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August 12, 2019 - 11:05 am
Charges are pending against five people after they were spotted on the roof of Trump World Tower on Sunday evening.
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Heinz Ketchup
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August 12, 2019 - 10:29 am
Heinz is offering to help a person who fears that the theft of a bottle of ketchup has led to bad luck.
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The Elmora Troopers
New Jersey State Police
August 12, 2019 - 9:12 am
A team from Elizabeth, New Jersey, is on its way to the Little League World Series.
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Newark Mayor Mayor Ras Baraka
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
August 12, 2019 - 6:56 am
NEWARK, N.J. (WCBS 880/AP) -- The governor of New Jersey and the mayor of Newark have vowed to provide bottled water to city residents with lead service lines after tests indicate filters may not be protecting them against elevated lead levels. Gov. Phil Murphy and Mayor Ras Baraka said, however,...
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Jeffrey Epstein Metropolitan Correctional Center
New York State Sex Offender Registry/Emily Michot/Miami Herald/TNS/Sipa USA
August 11, 2019 - 7:35 pm
Jeffrey Epstein's cause of death is still pending after an autopsy, the city's chief medical examiner said Sunday.
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