New York City

WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 6:48 am
The number of coronavirus cases in New York City jumped to 33,474 on Sunday as the death toll climbed to 776 and Mayor Bill de Blasio said a field hospital was being built in Central Park.
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Kimberly Dole
March 19, 2020 - 7:15 am
An Amazon warehouse worker in Queens has tested positive for the coronavirus, the company confirmed Wednesday. This is the first known case among Amazon’s warehouse employees in the nation.
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Jacquie Cadorette
March 03, 2020 - 3:28 pm
New York City’s Museum of Natural History is unveiling a vibrant new exhibit that’s great for the whole family. See the details of this new experience.
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November 11, 2019 - 8:52 am
Looking for some winter fun? Bumper cars on ice just arrived at the rink at Aviator Sports in Brooklyn’s Floyd Bennett Field. The bumper cars can go in any direction, so your friends and family are in for it when you come for them in reverse! It will cost you just $13 for a 15 minute session. Find...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
November 08, 2019 - 7:04 am
(1010 WINS) -- The woman who climbed in a lion exhibit at the Bronx Zoo in September has turned herself into police and is expected in court later today. In a video posted to Instagram, Myah Autry, 30, can be seen waving and dancing in front of one of the lions in the African lion exhibit. The...
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Steve Burns
October 29, 2019 - 6:22 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — One of New York's iconic restaurants got an updated review from the New York Times on Tuesday and it wasn’t very kind. Reviewer Pete Wells didn’t mince words when he sat down to write about his most recent visit to Peter Luger Steak House in Williamsburg. His criticism said...
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Kimberly Dole
October 01, 2019 - 12:58 pm
(1010 WINS) -- A woman that climbed over the safety barrier and entered the African lion exhibit at the Bronx Zoo over the weekend can be seen waving and dancing in front of one of the lions in a video posted to Instagram. The video depicts the encounter between the male lion and the woman who...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
(1010 WINS) – Residents of New York City who use terms like “illegal alien” could face a quarter-million-dollar fine, officials say. The city’s Commission on Human Rights announced late last week that people who use such terms “with intent to demean, humiliate or harass a person” or who harass...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 10, 2019 - 2:25 pm
Everybody is falling in love with these two, as they warmed hearts across the nation. On Monday footage of two toddlers running to one another on a sidewalk for a big hug went viral. The video captures the two-year-old best friends running to each other with arms wide open after spotting each other...
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April 07, 2018 - 7:34 pm
A 67-year-old man was killed in a raging apartment fire on Saturday in the New York City skyscraper named for President Donald Trump and where his business is based, officials said. Commissioner Daniel Nigro said a 50th-floor apartment at Trump Tower was "virtually entirely on fire" when...
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