Di Fara pizza shuttered
Carol D'auria
John Montone
August 21, 2019 - 8:45 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Renowned Brooklyn pizza joint Di Fara shuttered Tuesday after it was seized by the state for unpaid taxes. “This property has been seized for nonpayment of taxes and is now in the possession of the state of New York,” read a notice which said it was from the “New York...
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Weaver chicken breast patties
Tyson Foods
Andrew Weber
August 16, 2019 - 12:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Tyson Foods is recalling over 39,000 pounds of frozen chicken patties due to possible contamination. The recall affects 26. oz resealable plastic bags of Weaver Fully Cooked Chicken Breast Patties with Rib Meat. Tyson is issuing the recall because it says consumers have...
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This undated image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shows proposed graphic warnings that would appear on cigarettes. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, proposed 13 new large, graphic warnings that would appear on all cigarettes, including images of cancerous tumors, diseased lungs and bloody urine. (FDA via AP)
August 15, 2019 - 12:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage and Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to U.S. cigarette warnings in 35 years. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday proposed 13...
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FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2019, file photo, a man is taken into custody at a Koch Foods Inc. plant in Morton, Miss. Unauthorized workers are jailed or deported, while the managers and business owners who profit from their labor often aren't. Under President Donald Trump, the numbers of owners and managers facing criminal charges for employing unauthorized workers have stayed almost the same. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
August 14, 2019 - 10:16 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Recent immigration raids at Mississippi chicken-processing plants revived a longstanding complaint about government policy: Unauthorized workers are jailed or deported, while the managers and business owners who profit from their labor often go unprosecuted. Under President Donald...
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Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images
Andrew Weber
August 07, 2019 - 10:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Fiber bowls used at Chipotle and Sweetgreen contain “forever chemicals” linked to cancer, a new report finds. The report from the New Food Economy finds that the bowls are exposed to chemicals that cause cancer. The New Food Economy says they tested 14 fiber bowls from...
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FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, a high school student uses a vaping device near a school campus in Cambridge, Mass. U.S. health officials are scrambling to keep e-cigarettes away from teenagers amid an epidemic of underage use. But doctors face a new dilemma: there are few effective options for weening young people off nicotine vaping devices like Juul. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
July 31, 2019 - 4:57 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut launched an investigation Wednesday into the marketing practices of Juul Labs, becoming the latest state to probe the vaping product manufacturer's health claims and appeal to young people. State Attorney General William Tong said his probe is part of a national...
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Central Park
Getty Images
Libby Cohen
July 29, 2019 - 2:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) - We hate to point this out, but the summer is essentially half-over. That said, there's no better time than the present to embrace everything the city and its surrounding areas have to officer: From fabulous food to rockin' music to sporting events, 1010 WINS has picked out 10...
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July 10, 2019 - 4:31 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Starbucks is feelin' groovy -- for the next five days at least. It launched on Wednesday its Tie-Dye Frappaccino, which will only be available for five days. The coffee chain's newest creation follows in the footsteps of the Unicorn Frappuccino, another colorful, Instagram-...
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Flames and smoke rise from a bourbon warehouse fire at a Jim Beam distillery in Woodford County, Ky., Wednesday, July 3, 2019. Firefighters from four counties responded to the blaze that erupted late Tuesday. (Pat McDonogh/Courier Journal via AP)
July 03, 2019 - 2:48 pm
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A fire destroyed a massive Jim Beam warehouse filled with about 45,000 barrels of bourbon, sending flames shooting into the night sky and generating so much heat that firetruck lights melted, authorities said Wednesday. Firefighters from four counties responded to the blaze...
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Hot dog
Andrew Weber
June 24, 2019 - 2:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The 4th of July contest at Nathan’s won’t be the only hot dog story in the headlines in the next couple weeks. Union Pork Store in Union, New Jersey is trying to set the Guiness record for the world’s largest hot dog. It’s 44.3 pounds and surrounded by a 31 pound bun. The dog...
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