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Tik Tok
David Caplan
May 06, 2020 - 2:57 pm
The latest "challenge" to go viral on Tik Tok isn't something most people would voluntary embrace: Urinating in your pants.
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FILE - In this April 3, 2020, file photo, a car exits the drive-thru of a PNC Bank in downtown Scranton, Pa. Americans are beginning to see the first economic impact payments hit their bank accounts this week. The IRS tweeted Saturday, April 11, 2020, that it had begun depositing funds into taxpayers’ bank accounts and would be working to get them out as fast as it can. (Christopher Dolan/The Times-Tribune via AP, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 13, 2020 - 5:56 pm
Americans are beginning to see the first economic impact payments hit their bank accounts. The IRS tweeted Saturday that it had begun depositing the funds into taxpayers' bank accounts and would be working to get them out as fast as possible. The one-time payments were approved by Congress as part...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 4:02 pm
The coronavirus has dealt a financial blow to millions of Americans and now April's bills are coming due.
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Handwashing emoji
Twitter
David Caplan
March 14, 2020 - 7:02 pm
The coronavirus pandemic has spawned a new Twitter hashtag emoji: #handwashing.
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Man napping
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Billie Rama
March 09, 2020 - 3:26 pm
Feel like taking a nap? Well, today you've got an excuse because Monday is "National Napping Day."
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Cocaine sweater
Walmart Canada
David Caplan
December 09, 2019 - 3:04 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Online shoppers hunting for an ugly Christmas sweater on Walmart's Canadian website got a surprise when they came across a sweater that wasn't only ugly -- but depicted Saint Nick as a cocaine user. The sweater features the phrase "Let It Snow" emblazoned across the front,...
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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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1010 WINS Newsroom
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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1010 WINS Newsroom
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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