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A pedestrian passes a makeshift memorial for the slain and injured victims of a mass shooting that occurred in the Oregon District early Sunday morning, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio. President Donald Trump is headed to Dayton and El Paso, Texas on Wednesday to offer a message of healing and unity, but he will be met by unusual hostility in both places by people who fault his own incendiary words as a contributing cause to the mass shootings . (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
August 07, 2019 - 1:58 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Just seven months into 2019, the U.S. has experienced almost as many mass killings as occurred in all of 2018. Back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio brought the total number of mass killings so far this year to 23, leaving 131 people dead. There were 25 mass killings in 2018...
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Suspect in East New York rape
NYPD
Andrew Weber
August 07, 2019 - 9:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD released surveillance footage of a suspect wanted for a rape in East New York last weekend. A 26-year-old woman was approached at Pennsylvania Avenue and Linden Boulevard around 3 a.m. Saturday morning Aug. 3. She walked into Linden Park to get away from her pursuer...
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Scene of UES robbery of Chanel bags
Citizen App
Andrew Weber
August 07, 2019 - 8:04 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Three Chanel bags were taken by two suspects using pepper spray Tuesday, according to police. Manhattan | Upper East Side | 324 E 81st St. 3 Chanel bags taken by two suspects with pepper spray. Police requesting EMS for 1 victim. — New York City 911 (@NYC_Alerts911) August 6...
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Andrew Weber
August 06, 2019 - 1:15 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The alleged driver in a fatal hit-and-run that left a 56-year-old man dead in Queens has been arrested, the NYPD announced Tuesday. The victim was allegedly hit by the driver’s vehicle on Woodhaven Boulevard, and then hit by other cars on the road on July 25. The Collision...
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Man riding on hood of apparently stolen car in New Jersey
Andrew Weber
August 06, 2019 - 1:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The owner of a car was seriously injured after he hopped onto the hood after thieves tried to get away with it, only to either be thrown off or fall from the vehicle in Belleville Tuesday, police say. Two men stole the owner’s set of keys to his 2015 Lincoln, say police. The...
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Andrew Weber
August 06, 2019 - 10:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into the home of a mother and daughter, sexually assaulting the daughter and then beating the mother when she tried to call 911 for help. Solomon Hudgins, 27, of Flushing, was arrested and charged with buglary, attempted rape,...
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August 05, 2019 - 7:22 am
BARTLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Three people have been charged in the case of a sexually abused teen forced to drink turpentine in an attempt to end her pregnancy. A state police criminal complaint says the pregnant 15-year-old was hospitalized and is now in the care of social workers. It says 24-year-old...
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Mourners place flowers and candles at the front of Ned Peppers bar while they gather at the scene of a mass shooting before a prayer vigil, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in Dayton, Ohio. Multiple people in Ohio have been killed in the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours, and the suspected shooter is also deceased, police said. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
August 04, 2019 - 9:48 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a deadly mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio (all times local): 9:45 p.m. A crowd at a vigil honoring nine adults killed and others wounded by a gunman in Dayton interrupted a speech by Ohio's Republican governor with shouts of "Make a change." As Gov. Mike DeWine told...
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Cory Booker
MATT BURKHARTT/Staff
August 04, 2019 - 5:50 pm
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates sought to lay blame Sunday on President Donald Trump following a pair of mass shootings in Ohio and Texas, saying his language against minorities promotes racial division and violence. At public events and on television, several candidates...
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United Airlines plane
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
August 03, 2019 - 3:39 pm
LONDON (AP) — Police in Scotland say two pilots have been arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs before a scheduled flight to New Jersey. The flight, United Airlines 162 to Newark, New Jersey, was due to leave Glasgow Airport at 9 a.m. on Sunday. It was canceled...
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