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August 29, 2019 - 7:05 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Race car driver and former TV personality on "MythBusters" Jessi Combs -- dubbed the "fastest woman on four wheels" -- was killed Tuesday after she crashed in the Alvord Desert in Oregon, according to local reports. She was 39. She assumed the aforementioned nickname after breaking...Read more
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August 21, 2019 - 2:44 pm
( 1010 WINS ) -- Remember the viral debate in 2015 over whether a dress was blue or gold? Well, another similar optical illusion brouhaha has emerged. But this time, it's whether a bird or a bunny is in a video posted by Daniel Quintana, a senior researcher at Norway's University of Oslo. Rabbits...Read more
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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-...Read more
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August 10, 2019 - 7:33 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was stopped by police in Connecticut Friday and forced from his SUV at gunpoint by as many as nine officers as he was leaving a gas station. In an interview with The New York Post , Cashman said his Jeep Wrangler was stolen a week ago,...Read more
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August 09, 2019 - 2:16 pm
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- A flight attendant on a United Express flight has been charged with public intoxication, after passengers snapped photos and shot video of the woman passed out. Passengers also said Julianne March, 49, of Waukesha, Wisconsin -- who was the sole flight attendant on the Chicago to...Read more
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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...Read more
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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, "...Read more
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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...Read more
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August 05, 2019 - 2:17 pm
( 1010 WINS ) -- R. Kelly is now facing two new charges -- in Minnesota -- Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday afternoon at a press conference in Minneapolis. R. Kelly has been charged with 2 sex crime counts for incidents allegedly occurring in July 2001, Freeman said. The...Read more
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August 01, 2019 - 9:41 pm
( 1010 WINS ) — Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter, Saoirse Kennedy Hill, 22, died Thursday afternoon after suffering an apparent overdose at the Kennedy's Cape Cod compound in Hyannnis Port, Massachusetts. The Kennedy family confirmed her death without providing further detail. But two people close...Read more
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