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White Castle Frozen Sliders Recalled Over Possible Listeria Contamination

White Castle has initiated a voluntary recall of a limited number of frozen 6-pack cheeseburgers, frozen 6-pack hamburgers, frozen 6-pack jalapeno cheeseburgers, 16-pack hamburgers, and 16-pack cheeseburgers for the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. According to the FDA, a recent sample...
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KFC's Fried Chicken-Scented Fire Logs Are Back for the Holidays

(1010 WINS) – If you can’t trim your Christmas tree without the scent of the colonel’s 11 herbs and spices, but you don’t want to run out for some fried chicken… you’re in luck. You can now get Kentucky Fried Chicken fire logs to burn in your fireplace. KFC’s 11 Herbs & Spices Firelog from @...
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Michael Bloomberg Officially Launches 2020 Presidential Bid

NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the world’s richest men, has formally launched a Democratic bid for president. Ending weeks of speculation, the 77-year-old former Republican announced his candidacy Sunday in a written statement posted on a...
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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Makes Its Debut In Kickoff To Holiday Season

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – The famed Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has been hoisted into place, ushering in the unofficial start of the holiday season in New York City. The 14-ton Norway spruce finished its 60-mile journey from Orange County on Friday night when it arrived at Rockefeller Plaza. The...
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Vanna White Hosts 'Wheel of Fortune' While Pat Sajak Undergoes Emergency Surgery

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Pat Sajak underwent "emergency surgery to correct a blocked intestine," prompting the cancellation of Thursday's "Wheel of Fortune" taping -- but the show will go on, as Vanna White temporarily steps in as host, the show announced Friday. White has never hosted the show...
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Michael Bloomberg Preparing to Enter Democratic Presidential Primary: Report

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is reportedly preparing to enter the Democratic presidential primary. According to the New York Times , Bloomberg is preparing to file paperwork in Alabama this week to designate himself as a candidate. The 77-year-old billionaire...
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Listen: Kevin Harlan's Hilarious Call of Cat on Monday Night Football

It was a bad omen for the Giants as a black cat made its way to the field Monday night. In a strange scene during the Giants/Cowboys Monday Night Football matchup, the cat forced a two-minute delay near the end of the second quarter. At the time, the Giants had the ball and led the game 9-3. But...
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How Daylight Saving Time Affects Health According to Science

Office workers bemoan driving home in the dark. Night owls relish the chance to sleep in. As clocks tick toward the end of daylight saving time, many sleep scientists and circadian biologists are pushing for a permanent ban because of potential ill effects on human health. Losing an hour of...
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Joyciline Jepkosgei Wins NYC Marathon Debut, Geoffrey Kamworor Takes Men's Title

NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) – The 49th annual TCS New York City Marathon kicked off Sunday morning, with some 50,000 runners racing through the five boroughs on a 26.2-mile course. Follow the race from start to finish on 1010 WINS! Listen live here . The runners couldn't ask for better weather for...
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Man Draws Inspiration From Daughter Who Died of Cancer to Run NYC Marathon

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Sunday marks the 49th running of the TCS New York City Marathon and one man from Connecticut tells us this year, he’s inspired by his young daughter who died of cancer. Jim McCaffrey tells WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond the part he is most looking forward to is also a highlight for...
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