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This Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, photo shows the word "existential" in a dictionary in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Dictionary.com picked “existential” as the word of the year. The choice reflects months of high-stakes threats and crises, real and pondered, across the news, the world and throughout 2019. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)
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December 02, 2019 - 1:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Climate change, gun violence, the very nature of democracy and an angsty little movie star called Forky helped propel “existential” to Dictionary.com’s word of the year. The choice reflects months of high-stakes threats and crises, real and pondered, across the news, the world and...
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FILE - This Nov. 2, 2009, file photo shows a Thanksgiving turkey in Concord, N.H. Food safety experts say raw turkeys shouldn’t be rinsed, since that can spread harmful bacteria. Cooking should kill any germs. But bacteria can still spread in other ways, so washing and sanitizing hands and surfaces is still important. (AP Photo/Larry Crowe, File)
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November 27, 2019 - 12:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Go ahead and rinse your cranberries, potatoes and green beans. But food experts say don’t — repeat don’t — wash the turkey before popping it in the oven on Thanksgiving Day. They say that could spread the germs lurking on your turkey in the kitchen sink or nearby food. But it’s been...
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Bologna
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November 24, 2019 - 2:01 pm
No baloney: U.S. border agents seized more than 150 pounds of bologna from a driver entering the country from Mexico.
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EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - NOVEMBER 04: A black cat runs on the field during the second quarter of the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys game at MetLife Stadium on November 04, 2019 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
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November 07, 2019 - 2:39 pm
Officials at MetLife Stadium are still hunting for the black cat that interrupted Monday night's Giants-Cowboys game.
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EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - NOVEMBER 04: A black cat runs on the field during the second quarter of the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys game at MetLife Stadium on November 04, 2019 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Emilee Chinn/Getty Images)
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November 04, 2019 - 10:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) - Giants fans are wondering if a black cat is a jinx or a blessing for the men in blue. Halloween isn't over yet -- pic.twitter.com/XhLDP3NgJO — New York Giants (@Giants) November 5, 2019 What we know for sure is the black cat that ran onto the Metlife field is an internet star...
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Glow in the dark slime
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October 24, 2019 - 5:31 pm
Slime, the bedazzled, stretchy sensation that has spawned its own social media influencers and fans of all ages, is taking up residence in New York City.
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Coca-Cola Co.
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October 11, 2019 - 2:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Coca-Cola kicked off the holiday season with the release a couple of weeks ago with its limited-edition Coca-Cola Cinnamon. "This festive new flavor is the perfect way to spice up the season," Coca-Cola says on its website. It says the drink has "the original taste of Coca-...
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October 10, 2019 - 6:56 pm
By Kyle McMorrow NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Welcome to Blockbuster. Well, not exactly. Cory Bruce, 36, converted his cubical at Comedy Central's Hudson Street offices into a mini version of the popular -- but virtually non-existent -- video rental chain and he's filled it with over 600 VHS tapes and...
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October 04, 2019 - 4:45 pm
By Matthew Blezow When Tim Heath was given the opportunity to announce hockey in the 1980s at Boston University, he knew he couldn’t pass it up. "I would go to the game anyway, and I wanted to be a broadcaster, so I said, ‘Gee, why not work for the student radio station, and I could have the best...
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September 17, 2019 - 6:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Paging Nancy Drew -- we have a mystery that needs solving. Mountain Dew has released its limited-edition Mountain Dew Voo Dew in advance of Halloween -- its packaging includes a creature that looks like Grim Reaper -- but soda maker PepsiCo isn't divulging what the flavor is...
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