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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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August 17, 2019 - 9:17 am
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- The NYPD has apprehended a man suspected of placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a subway station. Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea tweeted Saturday morning that a man seen holding one of the rice cookers in surveillance video was taken into custody...
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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 14, 2019 - 9:43 pm
( WWJ ) -- Most kids who go off to college more than 800 miles away from home have to worry about being far from family. Not Khalil Dawsey. The 18-year-old Dawsey is headed off to play cornerback at Harvard University this fall and as he enrolls for his freshman season at the Ivy League school, he'...
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August 13, 2019 - 10:17 am
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) -- A 35-year-old police officer took his own life early Tuesday morning, marking the eighth NYPD suicide this year and the sixth since June . The seven-year veteran of the force was off-duty when he shot himself in the head in a home in Yonkers at 3:30 a.m. Reports indicate...
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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 07, 2019 - 11:53 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- USA Today's headquarters in McLean, Virginia were evacuated Wednesday early afternoon after reports of a man with a weapon at the building, the newspaper reported. Fairfax County Police also confirmed at 12:25 p.m. it was responding to the suburban Washington building, tweeting, "...
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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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August 05, 2019 - 6:00 am
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- President Trump addressed the nation on Monday morning following two deadly mass shootings over the weekend. From the White House, Trump condemned the mass shootings saying , "These barbaric slaughters are an assault upon our communities, an attack against our nation and a crime...
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August 04, 2019 - 2:45 pm
( AP/1010 WINS ) — About 20 minutes before the shooting started at an El Paso Walmart , a rambling screed was posted to an online message board saying the massacre was in response to an "invasion" of Hispanics coming across the southern border. Titled "The Inconvenient Truth," it railed against the...
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