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This undated photo provided by Olive Garden shows their new annual pasta pass, top, and their eight weeks of unlimited access pasta pass.
(Olive Garden via AP)
August 22, 2018 - 11:08 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Olive Garden customers who can't get enough pasta have a chance to enjoy unlimited servings for a year. The restaurant chain is offering its first annual pasta pass as part of its never ending pasta bowl promotion. The pass is available to 1,000 customers who pay $300. The 52-...
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This undated photo provided by the Iowa Department of Public Safety shows Cristhian Bahena Rivera.
(Iowa Department of Public Safety via AP)
August 22, 2018 - 10:25 am
MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) — A man from Mexico living in the U.S. illegally has confessed to kidnapping college student Mollie Tibbetts while she was running in her small Iowa hometown, killing her and dumping her body in a cornfield, authorities said Tuesday. Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 24, was arrested...
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FILE - This undated file photo released by the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation shows Mollie Tibbetts
(Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation via AP, File)
August 21, 2018 - 5:10 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A man in the U.S. illegally charged with murder in the death of Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts. Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 24, (below) was charged with first-degree murder. Investigators have recovered a body believed to be that of the 20-year-old Iowa college student who...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 photo, Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, a transgender woman and former electric company executive, applauds with her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt. Campaign records show that Republican Gov. Phil Scott spent more than Democratic gubernatorial candidate Hallquist, the nation's first transgender political candidate to win a major-party gubernatorial nomination, leading up to their primary wins this week. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
August 21, 2018 - 4:59 pm
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's incumbent governor says he's saddened to hear that his opponent in the November election has been getting a steady stream of death threats and other personal attacks since her candidacy began to gain traction. Republican Gov. Phil Scott made the comments Tuesday...
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Paul Manafort
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August 21, 2018 - 4:37 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on Tuesday was found guilty of 8 charges and a mistrial has been declared on 10 others. Manafort stared intently at the jury as the clerk read off the counts finding him guilty of eight financial crime charges: 5 tax fraud charges...
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Frank Rzucek the father of Shanann Watts, left, and her brother Frankie Rzucek are in court for Christopher Watts arraignment
(RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via AP, Pool)
August 21, 2018 - 3:11 pm
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man told a judge he understood he has been charged with killing his pregnant wife and two young daughters and then hiding their bodies in an oil field as his father-in-law sobbed in the courtroom Tuesday. Christopher Watts, wearing an orange jail suit and cuffed at...
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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
August 20, 2018 - 3:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is planning her first big solo international swing with a trip to Africa in October. The first lady tells The Associated Press in a statement Monday that she's looking forward to learning about issues children on the continent face. She leads a U.S.-based effort...
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Alligator file image.
Dreamstime
August 20, 2018 - 2:24 pm
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — A woman trying to protect her dog was killed by an alligator who pulled her into a lagoon at a private South Carolina resort Monday, authorities said. Cassandra Cline, 45, of Hilton Head Island, was walking the dog along a residential area of Sea Pines Resort when...
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Frontier Airlines
August 20, 2018 - 12:29 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot accused of threatening on Facebook to harm a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls bathroom at her Oklahoma school. Frontier spokesman Jonathan Freed said in a statement Monday that the pilot was suspended Aug. 13...
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1010 WINS
August 20, 2018 - 11:56 am
RUTHERFORD, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Monday is National Radio Day! Phil told 1010 WINS' Glenn Schuck there are other ways to get news or music, but radio is part of our fabric. It’s #NationalRadioDay ! Why do you love radio ? Come see me in Rutherford #1010wins pic.twitter.com/lUn7SHtF6Q — glenn schuck (@...
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