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Amanda Ellers
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May 25, 2019 - 12:27 pm
A Hawaii woman has been found alive in a forest on Maui island after going missing more than two weeks ago.
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FILE- In this March 27, 2019, file photo, Jake Patterson appears for a hearing at the Barron County Justice Center, in Barron, Wis. Patterson could spend the rest of his life behind bars for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents after his sentencing hearing Friday, May 24. Patterson pleaded guilty in March to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping. He admitted to abducting Jayme after killing her parents, James and Denise Closs, in October. (T'xer Zhon Kha/The Post-Crescent via AP, Pool)
David Caplan
May 24, 2019 - 4:42 pm
BARRON, Wis. (1010 WINS/AP) -- A Wisconsin man will spend the rest of life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents. At the sentencing hearing for Jake Patterson, 21, Closs said -- via a written statement read in court via her guardian -- that she wanted to see him "...
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Celebrity chef Mario Batali leaves Boston Municipal Court following an arraingment on a charge of indecent assault and battery in connection with a 2017 incident at a Back Bay restaurant
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Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 12:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali pleaded not guilty Friday in to charges he forcibly kissed and groped a woman in a Boston restaurant. The not guilty plea was entered an a charge of indecent assault and battery. Batali did not speak but nodded when the judge ordered him to stay...
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FILE - In this May 1, 2019, file photo, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange puts his fist up as he is taken from court in London. The Justice Department has charged Assange with receiving and publishing classified information. The charges are contained in a new, 18-count indictment announced May 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
May 24, 2019 - 3:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a case with significant First Amendment implications, the U.S. filed new charges Thursday against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, accusing him of violating the Espionage Act by publishing secret documents containing the names of confidential military and diplomatic sources...
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In this May 15, 2019, photo, people stand near the ocean at Kailua Beach Park in Kailua, Hawaii. In Kailua, the sand is soft and white, the water is clear and calm, and the view is exactly what you might expect from a beach in the Hawaiian Islands. Those are among the reasons the beach has been selected as the best stretch of sand on an annual list of top U.S. beaches. Stephen Leatherman, a coastal scientist and professor at Florida International University, has been drafting the list under the alias "Dr. Beach" since 1991. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)
May 23, 2019 - 4:09 pm
KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) — In Kailua, the sand is soft and white, the water is clear and calm, and the view is exactly what you would expect from a beach in the Hawaiian Islands. Those are among the reasons Oahu's Kailua Beach Park has been selected as the best stretch of sand for an annual list of top...
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May 22, 2019 - 3:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged with ripping off porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who made him famous. The allegations against Avenatti were revealed in charges filed Wednesday in New York. Federal prosecutors say Avenatti took money Daniels was supposed to...
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To War and Back
May 22, 2019 - 9:08 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Three combat veterans are opening up about their harrowing tales of war, survival, and putting the pieces of their lives back together upon returning home. On the podcast, "To War and Back," journalist and Navy veteran Phil Briggs travels cross-country to meet the veterans and...
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Mike Montone
May 21, 2019 - 1:51 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- McDonald's is facing new charges of sexual harassment. RELATED: Mayor calls Diaz's sexual harassment 'rat' comment 'dangerous & disgraceful' NY state lawmakers demand more sexual harassment hearings Google paid former exec $35 million after harassment claim Lawsuits and...
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Andrew Weber
May 21, 2019 - 12:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A Consumer Reports study finds that one out of six Uber and Lyft vehicles operating in New York City and Seattle areas have open safety recalls. These recalls include for dangerous unfixed airbags, and potential for vehicles to catch on fire or for engines to shut down...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by Rachel Short shows Kendrick Castillo, who was killed during a shooting at the STEM School Highlands Ranch on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Highlands Ranch, Colo. Seniors from the school graduated Monday, May 20, 2019 in a ceremony hosted by the Denver Broncos hosted commencement ceremonies at their training facility in suburban Denver. Castillo was fatally shot as he and two classmates tried to stop one of the two gunmen who attacked the school. Valedictorian Emma Goodwill asked her classmates to "love so fully and fundamentally like Kendrick." (Rachel Short via AP, File)
May 20, 2019 - 11:40 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Seniors from a Colorado high school where a student was killed trying to stop a shooting nearly two weeks ago graduated Monday. STEM School Highlands Ranch held its commencement ceremony at a Denver Broncos training facility and honored 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo, who was...
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