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Marty Griffin
September 26, 2019 - 8:48 am
PITTSBURGH ( Newsradio 1020 KDKA ) - Pittsburgh Public Schools confirms an "inappropriate homework assignment" was given to 1st grade students at Linden PreK-5. An image of the reading exercise posted on social media features a story about two boys running from a police officer who tells a K-9...
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Kimberly Dole
September 26, 2019 - 7:54 am
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) -- A Delta Airlines employee has been arrested in connection to a $300,000 heist at JFK Airport, law enforcement sources tell 1010 WINS. Officials began to question the Delta Airlines crew that worked on the plane. Baggage handler Quincy Thorp called in sick and never...
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David Caplan
September 18, 2019 - 1:32 pm
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) -- Mark Zuckerberg is heading back to the Hill. The Facebook CEO will meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Thursday, the tech company confirmed to 1010 WINS. "Mark will be in Washington, D.C., to meet with policymakers and talk about future internet regulation. There are no...
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WEEI
September 17, 2019 - 11:27 am
A week after filing a civil lawsuit against Antonio Brown for sexual assault and rape, Britney Taylor met with the NFL on Monday. According to CNN , the meeting lasted about 10 hours, finishing at 10 p.m.. No other details were provided, including where exactly they met or what was said. Taylor...
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WWJ News
September 13, 2019 - 4:35 am
( WWJ ) - There are those among us who feel lucky on Friday the 13th — and others who take the day off, too terrified to risk venturing into public and tempting a piano to fall from the sky. So, who is right? An oft-cited British study published in 1993 proved that you’re more likely to be injured...
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August 17, 2019 - 7:17 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 - 9:41 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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David Caplan
August 06, 2019 - 7:31 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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Andrew Weber
July 26, 2019 - 4:57 am
( 1010 WINS ) — A suspicious package found in the backpack of a man hit by a train in Queens Friday morning has been deemed safe, police confirmed. The man seems to have jumped out in front of an A train at 80th Street in Woodhaven. The suspicious package @MTA 80th Street/Hudson Station in the @...
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July 18, 2019 - 11:00 am
( WCBS 880 ) — A retired FDNY firefighter, who labored at Ground Zero in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, has died, making him the 200th member of the department to succumb to World Trade Center attack-related illness. “It is almost incomprehensible that after losing 343 members...
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