Rebekah Sager
September 05, 2019 - 6:36 pm
( KNX ) - As Anne Frank so eloquently wrote in her diary, that "In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart," so this quote befits the actions of 6-year-old Jermaine Bell, who emptied his piggy bank of money saved for a trip to Disney World for his birthday to...
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Eldis Sula
September 05, 2019 - 11:40 am
Airbnb has launched a relief program that provides free housing to evacuees and relief workers displaced by Hurricane Dorian. The program, called the “Open Homes Program,” is made possible by more than 800 Airbnb hosts who have opened their doors in states which stand to be affected by the storm,...
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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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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 03, 2019 - 5:40 pm
Hurricane Dorian has now been downgraded to a Category 4 hurricane, but still remains dangerous, packing winds of 155 mph.
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September 02, 2019 - 5:08 pm
Richmond, VA ( NEWSRADIO WRVA ) -- Governor Ralph Northam has declared a state of emergency in advance of Hurricane Dorian’s effects on southeastern Virginia, anticipated to begin Thursday. “Hurricane Dorian is a serious storm, and current predictions indicate that it may affect parts of Virginia...
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September 01, 2019 - 10:12 am
BREAKING: Hurricane Dorian has made landfall in the Bahamas as a Category 5 storm with 220 mph wind gusts. McLEAN'S TOWN CAY, Bahamas (AP) — An already dangerous Hurricane Dorian intensified yet again Sunday as it closed in on the northern Bahamas, threatening to batter islands with Category 5-...
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John Healy
August 31, 2019 - 10:06 am
Hurricane Dorian has been officially upgraded to a Category 4 storm as winds exceed 130 mph in the Atlantic Ocean as it could potentially become the most dangerous storm to hit Florida’s east coast in 30 years. Yet there was also some potential good news. Forecasters said on Saturday morning that...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
August 28, 2019 - 6:12 pm
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Dorian is expected to become a dangerous hurricane as it enters warm Atlantic waters nearing the U.S. Southeast -- and it's expected to hit Florida as a major hurricane over Labor Day weekend. Here are the 5 AM AST/EDT August 29 Key...
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Donald Trump
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September 13, 2018 - 12:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday rejected the official conclusion that nearly 3,000 people died in Puerto Rico from last year's Hurricane Maria, arguing without evidence that the number was wrong and calling it a plot by Democrats to make him "look as bad as possible." As...
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Debris left over from Hurricane Maria as well as furniture, appliances and washed out vehicles, litter a street in Toa Baja Puerto Rico, on October 12, 2017.
(Photo by Jose A. Iglesias/El Nuevo Herald/TNS/Sipa USA)
June 02, 2018 - 3:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Faith leaders and activists demanded justice for Puerto Rico outside of the UN building in New York City on Saturday. They claim as many as 5,000 people lost their lives as Hurricane Maria devestated the island. Puerto Rico's Institute of Statistices is suing the island's...
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