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Jacquie Cadorette
September 04, 2019 - 1:13 pm
CNN announced Tuesday who will be in attendance for its prime-time climate crisis town hall event. On Wednesday night, Democratic presidential hopefuls will participate in back-to-back town halls, an event that will last seven hours in total and be broadcasted live. The event will allow the...
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WWJ News
September 04, 2019 - 10:14 am
( WWJ ) - Flavored e-cigarette products are now banned in Michigan -- effective immediately. Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday issued emergency rules to carry out the ban, making Michigan the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of flavored e-cigarettes products. The ban, which...
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Alan Scaia
September 04, 2019 - 10:03 am
( KRLD ) - Houston police say a man pulled a gun on employees at a Popeyes restaurant Monday night because the store had run out of chicken sandwiches. They were called to the shop in South Houston about 9 p.m. Monday after employees at Popeyes Chicken called to say several people had rushed the...
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KNX 1070
September 04, 2019 - 8:54 am
( KNX ) — The Coast Guard has suspended search efforts for survivors Tuesday morning. A relative says five people from one Northern California family are missing and presumed dead after the scuba diving boat they were on burned near a Southern California island. Thirty four people have been...
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Ameera Butt
September 03, 2019 - 2:29 pm
( KNX ) - A woman in the Bahamas has taken in 97 dogs as Hurricane Dorian unleashes wind and rain over the weekend. Chella Phillips shared photos on her Facebook page over the weekend, showing dogs everywhere in her home in Nassau. She said she was playing music and blowing AC in the house. CNN...
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Andrew Limberg
September 03, 2019 - 1:54 pm
( Newsradio 1020 KDKA/AP ) — Walmart says it will discontinue the sale of handgun ammunition and also publicly request that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in stores even where state laws allow it. The announcement comes just days after a mass shooting claimed seven lives in Odessa...
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WRVA News
September 02, 2019 - 4:08 pm
Richmond, VA ( NEWSRADIO WRVA ) -- Governor Ralph Northam has declared a state of emergency in advance of Hurricane Dorian’s effects on southeastern Virginia, anticipated to begin Thursday. “Hurricane Dorian is a serious storm, and current predictions indicate that it may affect parts of Virginia...
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Jacquie Cadorette
September 01, 2019 - 5:18 pm
( KRLD ) - The man who went on a shooting spree in Odessa, Texas, has been identified by police as 36-year-old Seth Aaron Ator. Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke announced at a press conference Sunday that while they knew the shooter's identity , they wouldn't be releasing the information to the...
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Associated Press
September 01, 2019 - 9:12 am
BREAKING: Hurricane Dorian has made landfall in the Bahamas as a Category 5 storm with 220 mph wind gusts. McLEAN'S TOWN CAY, Bahamas (AP) — An already dangerous Hurricane Dorian intensified yet again Sunday as it closed in on the northern Bahamas, threatening to batter islands with Category 5-...
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WWL Newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 7:05 am
(AP) -- A dangerous Category 5 Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early Sunday, threatening to batter islands with 160 mph winds, pounding waves and torrential rain as people hunkered down in schools, churches and other shelters. Millions from Florida to the Carolinas kept a wary...
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