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August 31, 2019 - 4:39 pm
MIDLAND, Texas (1010 WINS) – A suspect was shot and killed in central Texas Saturday evening after an official said he was "shooting at random people" following a traffic stop—a shooting that left at least five people dead and 21 people, including three officers, shot and injured, authorities said...
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Julia LeDoux
August 30, 2019 - 8:26 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Hurricane Dorian is no match for this crew. For the first time, an all-female crew conducted a hurricane reconnaissance mission for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. For seven hours, Capt. Kristie Twining, Cmdr. Rebecca Washington and Lt. Lindsey Norman flew...
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David Caplan
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...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
August 28, 2019 - 5:12 pm
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Dorian is expected to become a dangerous hurricane as it enters warm Atlantic waters nearing the U.S. Southeast -- and it's expected to hit Florida as a major hurricane over Labor Day weekend. Here are the 5 AM AST/EDT August 29 Key...
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Rebekah Sager
August 26, 2019 - 10:43 am
( KNX ) - In conjunction with Women's Equality Day, Mattel honors civil rights icon Rosa Parks with a Barbie in her likeness. Known as the mother of the modern civil rights movement, in 1955 Parks became a symbol of civil disobedience by refusing to give up her seat on a bus. Her stance launched...
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