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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.
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August 24, 2018 - 11:56 am
BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts woman says in a lawsuit filed against Mario Batali that the celebrity chef forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant in 2017. According to media reports, the suit filed Wednesday in Superior Court in Boston seeks unspecified damages for "severe...
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August 24, 2018 - 10:30 am
ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a model found dead this week in the bedroom of her Pennsylvania apartment was strangled. Lower Merion police say officers conducting a wellness check found 36-year-old Christina Carlin-Kraft around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday inside her first-floor unit at the Cambridge...
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Employees of the Sheraton Waikiki fill sandbags along the beach in preparation for Hurricane Lane, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, in Honolulu. Hurricane Lane continues to move northwest and tropical storm conditions were expected to reach the Big Island later Thursday morning with hurricane conditions by nightfall. (AP Photo/John Locher)
August 23, 2018 - 10:53 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Hurricane Lane unleashed torrents of rain and landslides that blocked roads on Hawaii's mostly rural Big Island on Thursday as residents and tourists in the state's biggest city braced for the dangerous storm to come their way. Employees of the Sheraton Waikiki resort on the famed...
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August 22, 2018 - 12:28 pm
HOUSTON (1010 WINS) -- Four years ago opera star David Daniels and conductor Scott Walters were married. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, an opera fan, officiated. Now, a young opera singer accuses Daniels and Walters of drugging and raping him eight years ago. Samuel Schultz said it...
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Dreamstime
August 22, 2018 - 11:26 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Parents lament their teenagers' noses constantly in their phones, but they might want to take stock of their own screen time habits. A study out Wednesday from the Pew Research Center found that two-thirds of parents are concerned about the amount of time their teenage children...
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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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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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