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Associated Press
Kimberly Dole
September 04, 2019 - 6:39 am
FREEPORT, Bahamas (1010 WINS/AP) — Ruin and devastation were some of the scenes reported by relief officials in parts of the Bahamas on Tuesday. They are now rushing to deal with an unfolding humanitarian crisis in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, the most powerful storm on record ever to hit the...
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Pope Francis salutes pilgrims and faithful as he leaves St. Peter's Square at the Vatican after his weekly general audience, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
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September 03, 2019 - 9:37 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis heads this week to the southern African nations of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius, visiting some of the world's poorest countries in a region hard hit by some of his biggest concerns: conflict, corruption and climate change. The Sept. 4-10 trip is Francis'...
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A woman looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Asian stock markets are mixed after Washington and Beijing stepped up their trade war with a new round of tariff hikes. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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September 02, 2019 - 11:52 am
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European stock markets drifted higher Monday while Asia was mixed after the U.S. and China escalated their war over trade and technology with new tariff increases. U.S. markets were closed for the Labor Day holiday, draining some of the energy from global trading...
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World War II anniversary
AP Photo/Petr David Josek
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September 01, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Germany's president expressed deep remorse for the suffering his nation inflicted on Poland and the rest of Europe during World War II, warning of the dangers of nationalism as world leaders gathered Sunday in the country where the war started at incalculable costs.
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Hurricane Dorian
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 1:46 pm
Video from the Bahamas shows just how powerful Hurricane Dorian is.
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Hurricane Dorian
NOAA
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 12:04 pm
The National Hurricane Center says the northwest Bahamas is facing its strongest hurricane in modern times as Hurricane Dorian's maximum sustained winds reach a monstrous 180 mph.
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Pope Francis salutes pilgrims and faithful as he leaves St. Peter's Square at the Vatican after his weekly general audience, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
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September 01, 2019 - 8:54 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Where's the pope? He's stuck in a Vatican elevator. Thousands of people who were gathered in St. Peter's Square for the traditional Sunday on-the-dot-of-noon appearance by Pope Francis were watching for the window of the Apostolic Palace to be thrown open so they could listen to...
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Reporters work near a subway station after an assailant stabbed one person to death and injured nine others, Saturday Aug.31, 2019 just outside a subway station in Villeurbanne, outside Lyon, central France. The reason for the attack is unclear. (AP Photo/Nicolas Vaux-Montagny)
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August 31, 2019 - 4:38 pm
VILLEURBANNE, France (AP) — Police detained an Afghan man seeking asylum in France after one person was fatally stabbed and nine others injured Saturday outside a subway station in a suburb of Lyon, authorities said. The reason for the attack was unclear. The assailant was a 33-year-old Afghan...
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A wooden statue resembling Donald Trump is built near Kamnik, Slovenia, Friday, Aug. 30, 2019. Only weeks after Melania Trump statue was erected in her home town of Sevnica, Slovenia, another statue, now of her husband Donald, has been erected not far from there. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
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August 30, 2019 - 12:26 pm
SELA PRI KAMNIKU, Slovenia (AP) — There's no mistaking it depicts Donald Trump: a large wooden statue of the U.S. president has been erected in Slovenia, the homeland of his wife Melania. The nearly eight-meter high (26 feet) construction shows Trump with his trademark hair style, blue suit, white...
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Qantas airplane
Cameron Spencer / Getty Staff
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August 25, 2019 - 11:06 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Talk about long haul flights. Qantas Airways is trying out three of those from New York and London to Sydney, Australia. The first flights will be via research runs with 40 people on board - mostly airline employees. They'll be fitted with technology devices and will undergo...
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