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David Caplan
August 07, 2019 - 3:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A tornado touched down in Springfield, New Jersey, Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. The tornado had estimated winds of 70 mph, and touched down briefly around 2:47 p.m. near Springfield Avenue and Route 22 Video posted to social media showed...
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David Caplan
August 06, 2019 - 9:31 pm
( 1010 WINS ) -- The NYPD was forced to calm the nerves of uneasy New Yorkers and tourists Tuesday night, who mistook a motorcycle backfiring in Times Square for an active shooter. A FDNY source told 1010 WINS that the panic caused 4 hospitilizations and nearly two dozen non-life-threatening...
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Andrew Weber
July 26, 2019 - 6:57 am
( 1010 WINS ) — A suspicious package found in the backpack of a man hit by a train in Queens Friday morning has been deemed safe, police confirmed. The man seems to have jumped out in front of an A train at 80th Street in Woodhaven. The suspicious package @MTA 80th Street/Hudson Station in the @...
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July 24, 2019 - 6:55 am
( WWJ ) The video is shocking, showing a girl getting tossed several feet into the air and flipping before she lands. It happened at Yellowstone National Park, a destination for many families over the summer. Yellowstone got those rides that’ll flip your life around —...
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July 18, 2019 - 1:00 pm
( WCBS 880 ) — A retired FDNY firefighter, who labored at Ground Zero in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, has died, making him the 200th member of the department to succumb to World Trade Center attack-related illness. “It is almost incomprehensible that after losing 343 members...
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July 17, 2019 - 10:17 am
( WWJ ) - Photos of a handsome black dog perched in a cage high on the roof of a dilapidated SUV are drawing outrage across social media. "Someone needs to stop this jackass for one it’s too flipping hot out and that cage is to small for that poor dog! Tees me off!! Let the dog out of the cage!!"...
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Juliet Papa
July 17, 2019 - 6:50 am
( 1010 WINS ) — Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced to life plus 30 years in prison in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday. Guzman was also ordered to pay $12.6 billion in forfeiture. At the hearing, Guzman told U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan that his case was tainted by...
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July 10, 2019 - 7:05 pm
Louisiana State Police say a lightning strike snarled traffic on the I-10 Twin Span this evening. The bolt hit a car, blowing out all four tires. No one was injured but the car was disabled. Luckily, a state police spokesman said a fellow motorist was able to help get the car off to the side of the...
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Thomas Perumean
July 10, 2019 - 1:26 pm
A storm during the morning commute swamped streets in New Orleans and prompted a tornado warning near the city today and as several water spouts spotted on the lake. Rain fell at a rate pumps couldn't keep up with according to the New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board Chief Ghasan Korban. "We looked...
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Chris Miller
July 09, 2019 - 7:12 pm
The Mississippi River has been about a foot below flood stage for days after a record amount of time this year, including an unprecedented second opening of the Bonnet Carre spillway in the same year. But the effects of Invest 92 are expected to change that, the National Weather Service predicts:...
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