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  1. Doctors, insurance companies and patient groups slam Graham-Cassidy

    09.22 / 00:25 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    Purestock/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Insurance companies, doctors, patients, hospitals and other patient-provider groups are rallying together against the Graham-Cassidy plan, saying it could result in millions losing access to affordable health care and coverage. It’s not often you see these interest groups align, but the latest Republican repeal-and-replace effort has done just that. The effort led by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. Ron…
  2. Jordan Peele developing a TV series that follows Nazi hunters

    09.22 / 00:25 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) — Jordan Peele has lined up his first official project after signing an overall television deal with Sonar Entertainment. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Peele will produce the 1970s-set drama The Hunt, which follows a diverse group of Nazi hunters in the U.S. The hunters focus on capturing Nazis who have “escaped justice and embedded themselves in American history.” Peele’s project is inspired by true events…
  3. Girl may have helped plot Maryland teen’s rape by fellow classmates

    09.21 / 23:26 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    Chalabala/iStock/Thinkstock(FREDERICK, Md.) — A Maryland girl could face charges for allegedly helping plot an acquaintance’s rape, police said. Just after midnight on Sept. 2, an 18-year-old woman was opening the door to her home when she was grabbed from behind by three males, the Frederick Police Department said in a press release. The suspects struck the victim, pulled her hair, put her in a vehicle and transported her to an Read…
  4. Kim Jong Un says Trump will ‘pay dearly’ for UN speech

    09.21 / 23:26 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    STR/Getty Images(PYONGYANG) — North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un said President Donald Trump will “pay dearly” for his address to the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week. In the statement released Thursday, Kim also said North Korea is considering the strongest possible response to what he called Trump’s provocation. On Tuesday, Trump threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea, referring to Kim as “Rocket Man.” “No…
  5. Congressional investigators zoning in on Manafort communication with liaison abroad

    09.21 / 22:22 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    Tom Williams/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sources with knowledge of the investigation surrounding former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort tell ABC News a key focus for congressional investigators is emails between Manafort and his longtime associate Konstantin Kilimnik. Kilimnik, often referred to in these emails as “KK,” has served as Manafort’s liaison overseas since the mid-2000s. In the past, Kilimnik has been reported as a former Russian army trained…
  6. Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg vows to combat election interference

    09.21 / 20:31 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg condemned Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and promised to do more to stop it in the future in comments posted to the social media site today. Zuckerbergs remarks, in a Facebook live post on his profile, started by noting the decisive role that social media played in campaign strategies, and touted Facebook’s voter registration initiative that helped 2 million Read…
  7. Trump: Hurricane Maria ‘obliterated’ Puerto Rico, but recovery to start soon with ‘great gusto’

    09.21 / 20:31 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    ABC News (SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — At least 15 people have died in the Caribbean island of Dominica and many homes are destroyed beyond repair after Hurricane Maria devastated the country this week, Dominica’s prime minister said Thursday. In an emotional interview with ABS Television, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said the death toll is likely to rise and search and rescue missions are ongoing. At least 16 others are missing Read…
  8. Hurricane Maria leaves trail of death and destruction in the Caribbean

    09.21 / 20:31 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    President Donald Trump said Thursday that Hurricane Maria “absolutely obliterated” Puerto Rico and “totally destroyed” the U.S. territory’s power…
  9. Inspector general reviewing requests to probe HHS Secretary Tom Price’s private jet travel

    09.21 / 19:32 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    kafl/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The inspector general’s office at the Department of Health and Human Services is reviewing requests to investigate the private jet travel of the agency’s chief, Tom Price, who reportedly chartered five flights last week, drawing widespread criticism from congressional Democrats. Price’s travel, first reported by Politico Wednesday, comprised trips to Maine, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania aboard private planes estimated to cost…
  10. Hurricane Maria ‘obliterated’ Puerto Rico but recovery will have ‘great gusto’: Trump

    09.21 / 19:32 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    President Donald Trump said Thursday that Hurricane Maria “absolutely obliterated” Puerto Rico and “totally destroyed” the U.S. territory’s power…
  11. Police shoot and kill Oklahoma City man as neighbors shout that he is deaf

    09.21 / 18:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    artolympic/iStock/Thinkstock(OKLAHOMA CITY) — An Oklahoma City man was fatally shot by police as neighbors shouted that the man could not hear officers’ commands to drop a metal pipe he was holding, police said. The incident occurred Tuesday evening after an accident led officers to a house where Magdiel Sanchez, 35, was outside on the porch, Oklahoma City Police Capt. Bo Mathews said at a press conference Wednesday. Officers were acting Read…
  12. Tenth patient dead after Florida nursing home lost air conditioning in Hurricane Irma

    09.21 / 18:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    John McCall/South Florida Sun-Sentinel/TNS/Getty Images(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) — A 10th person has died after a Florida nursing home lost its air conditioning in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, subjecting the residents to sweltering heat. Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills resident Martha Murray, 94, died Wednesday, the Hollywood Police Department announced in a press release. Florida officials have suspended the nursing home’s license in the wake of the deaths. The facility…
  13. Vessel carrying family, including two children, missing near Puerto Rico

    09.21 / 18:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    iStock/Thinkstock(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — With Hurricane Maria still churning in the Caribbean, the U.S. Coast Guard — along with the U.S. and British Royal Navies — are searching for a vessel carrying a family with two children now missing near Puerto Rico, the Coast Guard said. The Coast Guard received a distress call from the vessel “Ferrel” on Wednesday stating it was “disabled and adrift” amid 20-foot seas and Read…
  14. Blue states will lose the most funding under Republican health plan

    09.21 / 17:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    Creatas/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A new analysis finds that blue states could lose a significant amount of federal funding for health care under the Graham-Cassidy bill. The Kaiser Family Foundation estimates that if Graham-Cassidy became law, the federal government would spend $160 billion less from 2020-2026 to expand health insurance coverage. And 35 states, plus the District of Columbia, would face losses in federal funding. Graham-Cassidy — named for the two Republicans…
  15. Explosion damages multiple Los Angeles homes

    09.21 / 16:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    KABC-TV(LOS ANGELES) — The back of a house in western Los Angeles exploded Wednesday, blowing debris across multiple backyards and significantly damaging the home and surrounding area. Two people were inside the West Hills home at the time of the incident, but according to the Los Angeles Fire Department, no one was injured. The official cause of the blast is not known at this time, but police told ABC Los Read…
  16. Trump announces ‘new sanctions’ planned against North Korea

    09.21 / 16:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    The White House(NEW YORK) — President Trump is expected to announce new sanctions against North Korea on Thursday during his meeting with South Korea’s president at the United Nations. “We will be putting more sanctions on North Korea,” President Trump said Thursday morning. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster told reporters on Thursday that Trump will use his meeting with President Moon Jae-in to make an “important announcement” on North Korea. Read…
  17. "It" set to pass "The Exorcist" for highest-grossing U.S. horror film

    09.21 / 16:38 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    © 2017 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC. AND RATPAC-DUNE ENTERTAINMENT LLC/Marco Grob(NEW YORK) — While nothing’s official yet, it looks like It is about to become the highest-grossing horror film of all time in the U.S. Deadline reports that the film adaptation of the Stephen King novel about a clown that terrorizes a group of kids, is expected to pass the 1973 classic The Exorcist, in domestic box office receipts on Read…
  18. Couple quits jobs and travels the world, ending with book deal and marriage proposal

    09.21 / 15:39 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    ABC News(NEW YORK) — A couple that wanted to follow their passions in life took a leap of faith. Kyle James and Ashley Grigsby of North Carolina quit their jobs in 2015 and set off for New York City before heading on a worldwide adventure. They booked a one-way ticket to Paris as their first stop to travel the globe and enjoy as many life experiences together as possible. “We Read…
  19. Purdue University Northwest presents debut of Mayan inspired art work

    09.21 / 15:39 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    HAMMOND, Ind. – Coinciding with Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 – October 15, Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will showcase the “Mayan Procession,” a 14-piece collection of life-sized paintings depicting figures representative of indigenous Guatemalan groups in their attire unique to each village, by noted artist Winifred Godfrey. “Seeing the indigenous people’s intense participation in their religious rituals left a very strong impression on me…
  20. Westchester Public Library screening “Smurfs: The Lost Village” at Thomas Branch

    09.21 / 15:39 wimsradio.com Wimsradio.com - Indiana (IN)
    The Thomas Branch’s monthly children’s film screening returns with the feature film, Smurfs: The Lost Village on Saturday, September 30, 10:30 a.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring a pillow or a stuffed animal to cuddle and enjoy a movie on our big screen in the Children’s Department. Popcorn will be provided! Patrons are welcome to stop in anytime during our feature presentation. All ages welcome, but children under eight must Read mor…