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WRVA News
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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Jacquie Cadorette
September 01, 2019 - 6:18 pm
( KRLD ) - The man who went on a shooting spree in Odessa, Texas, has been identified by police as 36-year-old Seth Aaron Ator. Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke announced at a press conference Sunday that while they knew the shooter's identity , they wouldn't be releasing the information to the...
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associated-press
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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wwl-newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 8:05 am
(AP) -- A dangerous Category 5 Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early Sunday, threatening to batter islands with 160 mph winds, pounding waves and torrential rain as people hunkered down in schools, churches and other shelters. Millions from Florida to the Carolinas kept a wary...
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Julia LeDoux
August 30, 2019 - 9:26 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Hurricane Dorian is no match for this crew. For the first time, an all-female crew conducted a hurricane reconnaissance mission for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. For seven hours, Capt. Kristie Twining, Cmdr. Rebecca Washington and Lt. Lindsey Norman flew...
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Abbie Bennett
August 29, 2019 - 8:21 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Not all children born to American service members outside of the U.S. will automatically be citizens , according to a new policy change from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services . The USCIS has a long list of categories that would exempt military kids from this policy...
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David Caplan
August 29, 2019 - 8:05 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Race car driver and former TV personality on "MythBusters" Jessi Combs -- dubbed the "fastest woman on four wheels" -- was killed Tuesday after she crashed in the Alvord Desert in Oregon, according to local reports. She was 39. She assumed the aforementioned nickname after breaking...
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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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Rebekah Sager
August 26, 2019 - 11:43 am
( KNX ) - In conjunction with Women's Equality Day, Mattel honors civil rights icon Rosa Parks with a Barbie in her likeness. Known as the mother of the modern civil rights movement, in 1955 Parks became a symbol of civil disobedience by refusing to give up her seat on a bus. Her stance launched...
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August 23, 2019 - 9:28 am
Billionaire David Koch has died, CBS News reports . The 79-year-old had been suffering from a recent deterioration in his health. His brother, Charles Koch, released a statement expressing his sadness at the loss of his brother. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my brother...
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