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August 20, 2019 - 6:09 pm
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- A young girl discovered something slithery at Newark Liberty International Airport security checkpoint: a 15-inch-long snake. Transportation Security Administration officials at Newark said that it appears the thin, black snake with a yellow ring around its neck was forgotten by...
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August 19, 2019 - 11:37 am
( WCBS 880 ) -- NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill has announced his decision to fire Officer Daniel Pantaleo following his involvement in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner . The announcement comes weeks after the judge who presided over Pantaleo's departmental trial recommended that the officer...
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August 18, 2019 - 3:18 pm
( AP ) -- A basketball jersey believed to have been worn by former President Barack Obama while he was at a Honolulu prep school has sold at auction for $120,000. Heritage Auctions said the jersey sold Saturday night in Dallas to a collector of American and sports artifacts who didn't wish to be...
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Andrew Weber
August 16, 2019 - 11:41 am
( 1010 WINS ) — Tyson Foods is recalling over 39,000 pounds of frozen chicken patties due to possible contamination. The recall affects 26. oz resealable plastic bags of Weaver Fully Cooked Chicken Breast Patties with Rib Meat. Tyson is issuing the recall because it says consumers have reported “...
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August 15, 2019 - 6:24 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — All six police officers who here shot in a standoff with a gunman in North Philadelphia on Wednesday are out of the hospital and recovering at home. One officer, who was hurt in car accident on the way to the scene , is still in the hospital. In a briefing at police headquarters...
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Carrie Hodousek
August 14, 2019 - 10:26 am
( KCBS ) - The San Francisco school board has voted to cover up, rather than destroy, a historic mural that some students and parents at George Washington High Schoo l have called demeaning and upsetting because of its depictions of slavery and Native Americans. In a 4-3 vote on Tuesday, members of...
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Ameera Butt
August 13, 2019 - 12:35 pm
( KNX 1070 ) - A gun battle between numerous police officers and a man after a traffic stop resulted in the death of a CHP officer in Riverside Monday night. The officer-involved shooting, that also left two other CHP officers wounded, occurred in Riverside in the area of Box Springs Boulevard and...
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Johnny Lopez
August 13, 2019 - 10:23 am
If you ever thought your cat was being aloof because it didn’t know its own name when you called them then you are in for quite the shock. A new study has found that our feline friends can actually distinguish their names from other sounds, so your kitty may just be ignoring you when you call for...
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Johnny Lopez
August 10, 2019 - 3:00 pm
After a judge denied a request to drop the sexual abuse charges against Cuba Gooding Jr., the actor’s lawyer decided to launch the #NotMe Movement, according to Page Six . The Oscar winner has been accused of squeezing the breasts of a 30-year-old at a NYC bar on June 9 th . While Gooding pled not...
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David Caplan
August 10, 2019 - 8:02 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Jeffrey Epstein died Saturday morning by suicide, according to multiple reports. Epstein was found unresponsive in his cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Center around 6:30 a.m., according to the U.S. Department of Justice. He had hanged himself, according to the reports. "Life-...
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