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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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Twitter/@benandjerrys
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September 03, 2019 - 7:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's has unveiled a new flavor to highlight what it calls structural racism and a broken criminal justice system. Justice ReMix'd is described as cinnamon and chocolate ice cream with gobs of cinnamon bun dough and spicy fudge brownies. A portion of...
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Starbucks
David Caplan
August 30, 2019 - 1:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With the end of summer nearing, it comes as no surprise that all things flavored pumpkin or pumpkin spice are beginning to make an appearance. Among the first is Starbucks, with its Pumpkin Spice Latte and Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew, debuting on Wednesday. The Pumpkin Cream...
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A pig that escaped from a Vermont farm walks along a road in Orange, Vt, on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019. Farmer Walter Jeffries of Sugar Mountain Farm says most of the 250 pigs that escaped earlier this month are back and the fence, which he said was damaged by vandals, has been fixed. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
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August 29, 2019 - 10:07 pm
ORANGE, Vt. (AP) — About 250 pigs have been causing a ruckus in a Vermont town the past month after they escaped from their enclosure, but most of them had been returned as of Thursday thanks in part to a trail of hot dog buns and good ol' fashioned corralling. Several farm workers and a couple of...
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This undated product image provided by KFC shows plant-based chicken. Kentucky Fried Chicken plans to test plant-based chicken nuggets and boneless wings on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at one of its restaurants in Atlanta. (KFC via AP)
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August 26, 2019 - 4:23 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — It's finger lickin' fake chicken. Kentucky Fried Chicken plans to test plant-based chicken nuggets and boneless wings Tuesday at one of its restaurants in Atlanta. Depending on customer feedback, the chain could expand the test to other markets. California-based startup...
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Oreo
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August 23, 2019 - 3:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Oreo has released the last of its five limited edition summer releases: Maple Creme. The previous summer releases were Baskin Robbins Mint Chocolate Chip, Marshmallow Moon, Oreo Thins Latte and S'Mores Oreo. Maple Creme Oreos consist of Golden Oreos with a maple flavor creme...
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Twitter/@dsquintana
David Caplan
August 21, 2019 - 3:44 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Remember the viral debate in 2015 over whether a dress was blue or gold? Well, another similar optical illusion brouhaha has emerged. But this time, it's whether a bird or a bunny is in a video posted by Daniel Quintana, a senior researcher at Norway's University of Oslo...
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