Health

Andrew Limberg
September 24, 2020 - 12:11 pm
A woman in Ohio was arrested and tased this week in Ohio for refusing to wear a mask during her son’s away football game. The Ohio Star reports that Alecia Kitts was approached by a Logan, Ohio Police officer after seeing she was not wearing a mask.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 24, 2020 - 11:17 am
A Massachusetts man passed away after he went into cardiac arrest at a fast-food restaurant — and a team of doctors determined that “excessive licorice consumption” contributed to his death.
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Barbara Schwarz
September 24, 2020 - 10:35 am
Scientists at Houston Methodist hospital sequenced the genomes of 5,085 strains from two outbreaks. The first wave occurred in early March and the, much bigger one took place in June.
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Jessica Yi
September 24, 2020 - 3:30 am
The CDC announced this week that a staggering 200,000 Americans have died from COVID-19. But the death toll has become a source of some controversy as a theory that the toll is inflated has gained ground.
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 23, 2020 - 9:33 pm
Johnson & Johnson, a COVID-19 vaccine candidate, just began Phase 3 trials in the United States. The company entered its late-stage trial testing.
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 23, 2020 - 12:00 pm
Two parents and their teenagers in Massachusetts are facing criminal charges after hosting a party. The party forced a high school to delay reopening for in-person learning.
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Im Listening
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 22, 2020 - 6:26 pm
Dr. Lorna Breen’s suicide in late April grabbed headlines in the New York Times shining a spotlight on the crisis of physician suicide, a crisis her sister told us she never knew existed.
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Fauci
Trevor Noah
David Caplan
September 22, 2020 - 6:14 pm
It's all very confusing. So why is there not a single "centralized source of information," Trevor Noah asked Dr. Anthony Fauci on "The Daily Show," specifically singling out the CDC and Trump.
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Im Listening
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 22, 2020 - 6:13 pm
Would you know how to counsel a friend who is going through a mental health crisis? Are you feeling the stress of the pandemic, working from home, and parenting in the middle of all of it? Is the current political climate adding to the stress in your life? Those are some of the topics we addressed...
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Eldis Sula
September 22, 2020 - 5:23 pm
The Pentagon used money allocated to produce face masks and other personal protective equipment to order jet engine parts, body armor and dress uniforms, according to a new report.
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