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  • Manufacturer instructs ride operators not to run Fire Ball type rides

    Manufacturer instructs ride operators not to run Fire Ball type rides

    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:19 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:19:21 GMT

    The manufacturer of the ride involved in a deadly accident at the Ohio State Fair is recommending ride operators stop using similar rides.

    The manufacturer of the ride involved in a deadly accident at the Ohio State Fair is recommending ride operators stop using similar rides.

  • Suspect Arrested for Drug Trafficking in Floyd County

    Suspect Arrested for Drug Trafficking in Floyd County

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:58 PM EDT2017-07-27 16:58:32 GMT

    FLOYD COUNTY, KY (WOWK) - Deputies with the Floyd County Sheriff's Department, along with Martin Police arrested a man after executing a search warrant. Edgar Brown, 55, of Martin, KY was arrested Wednesday, July 27th, 2017, after being investigated by police. According to a release, police bought multiple drugs from Brown on two or more occasions. Police confiscated drugs, electronic devices, and an undisclosed amount of cash.  He is now facing charges of Trafficking in a Co...

    FLOYD COUNTY, KY (WOWK) - Deputies with the Floyd County Sheriff's Department, along with Martin Police arrested a man after executing a search warrant. Edgar Brown, 55, of Martin, KY was arrested Wednesday, July 27th, 2017, after being investigated by police. According to a release, police bought multiple drugs from Brown on two or more occasions. Police confiscated drugs, electronic devices, and an undisclosed amount of cash.  He is now facing charges of Trafficking in a Co...

  • POLICE: Theft Suspect Caught on Camera in Roane County

    POLICE: Theft Suspect Caught on Camera in Roane County

    Thursday, July 27 2017 12:12 PM EDT2017-07-27 16:12:58 GMT
    ROANE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - The Roane County Sheriff's Department needs the public's assistance in identifying a suspect caught on surveillance footage. Deputies are searching for the man pictured here. According to a release, the suspect may have been involved in an item theft that occurred near Amma Road.  If you recognize this man, you're asked to contact police at 304-927-3410 or via Facebook Messenger on the Roane County WV Sheriff's Department page.
    ROANE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - The Roane County Sheriff's Department needs the public's assistance in identifying a suspect caught on surveillance footage. Deputies are searching for the man pictured here. According to a release, the suspect may have been involved in an item theft that occurred near Amma Road.  If you recognize this man, you're asked to contact police at 304-927-3410 or via Facebook Messenger on the Roane County WV Sheriff's Department page.
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  • Scaramucci threats, insults inflame fierce White House fight

    Scaramucci threats, insults inflame fierce White House fight

    Friday, July 28 2017 3:26 AM EDT2017-07-28 07:26:58 GMT
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    He also threatened to fire White House staffers who leaked about a dinner he had with the president.

    He also threatened to fire White House staffers who leaked about a dinner he had with the president.

  • Coca Cola Discontinuing Coke Zero

    Coca Cola Discontinuing Coke Zero

    Thursday, July 27 2017 9:28 PM EDT2017-07-28 01:28:55 GMT
    A favorite soda is in for a change as Coca Cola officials announce they'll be discontinuing Coke Zero. The company says they'll be replacing the drink with a new sugar free formula that's said to taste more like original Coca Cola. The drink will be called Coca Cola Zero Sugar. The packaging is also going through a change as the new label will be red instead of Coke Zero's current black design. Many in Evansville are taking to this change better than they did to Ski's announcement...
    A favorite soda is in for a change as Coca Cola officials announce they'll be discontinuing Coke Zero. The company says they'll be replacing the drink with a new sugar free formula that's said to taste more like original Coca Cola. The drink will be called Coca Cola Zero Sugar. The packaging is also going through a change as the new label will be red instead of Coke Zero's current black design. Many in Evansville are taking to this change better than they did to Ski's announcement...
  • Starbucks to close down all Teavana locations, impacting 3,300 jobs

    Starbucks to close down all Teavana locations, impacting 3,300 jobs

    Thursday, July 27 2017 8:44 PM EDT2017-07-28 00:44:47 GMT
    CNNMoney(New York) - Starbucks announced on Thursday that all 379 Teavana stores -- which are primarily based in malls across the country -- have been "underperforming." The move will impact 3,300 workers. "The company concluded that despite efforts to reverse the trend through creative merchandising and new store designs, the underperformance was likely to continue," Starbucks said in a press release. Most locations will shut down by Spring 2018, Starbucks said,...
    CNNMoney(New York) - Starbucks announced on Thursday that all 379 Teavana stores -- which are primarily based in malls across the country -- have been "underperforming." The move will impact 3,300 workers. "The company concluded that despite efforts to reverse the trend through creative merchandising and new store designs, the underperformance was likely to continue," Starbucks said in a press release. Most locations will shut down by Spring 2018, Starbucks said,...
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  • Deputies Investigating After Vehicle Rolls into Creek, Driver Flees

    Deputies Investigating After Vehicle Rolls into Creek, Driver Flees

    Thursday, July 27 2017 6:54 PM EDT2017-07-27 22:54:09 GMT
    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - One lane of Kanawha State Forest Drive is closed after a vehicle overturned and struck a pole. Dispatchers say the wreck was reported around 6:20 p.m. on Kanawha State Forest Drive at Cane Fork Road. They say a vehicle overturned into a creek in that area. Before rolling into the creek, the vehicle took out a pole, knocking out power to residents in the area. Less than 100 customers are affected by the outage. Power restoration is estimated at around 11:...
    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - One lane of Kanawha State Forest Drive is closed after a vehicle overturned and struck a pole. Dispatchers say the wreck was reported around 6:20 p.m. on Kanawha State Forest Drive at Cane Fork Road. They say a vehicle overturned into a creek in that area. Before rolling into the creek, the vehicle took out a pole, knocking out power to residents in the area. Less than 100 customers are affected by the outage. Power restoration is estimated at around 11:...
  • Deputies Warn of Scam Pretending to be Arrested Family Members

    Deputies Warn of Scam Pretending to be Arrested Family Members

    Thursday, July 27 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-07-27 21:39:28 GMT

    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - The Kanawha County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a scam a couple received Thursday. According to a release, the department, a couple was scammed out of $5,000.00 when a scammer pretended to be a family member who had been arrested.  The name of the relative was real. The victims were told their family member was in jail out of state and needed help.  The suspect blamed the difference in voice on injuries from a car wreck. The sca...

    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - The Kanawha County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a scam a couple received Thursday. According to a release, the department, a couple was scammed out of $5,000.00 when a scammer pretended to be a family member who had been arrested.  The name of the relative was real. The victims were told their family member was in jail out of state and needed help.  The suspect blamed the difference in voice on injuries from a car wreck. The sca...

  • Tractor Trailer Accident Shuts Down All Lanes of I-79 in Kanawha County

    Tractor Trailer Accident Shuts Down All Lanes of I-79 in Kanawha County

    Thursday, July 27 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-07-27 20:03:50 GMT
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    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - A tractor trailer accident has shut down all northbound and southbound lanes of I-79 near mile marker 1 this afternoon. According to dispatchers, a single semi rolled over onto the road.  No one was injured in the accident. Dispatchers say there is no expected time for lanes to reopen. The Kanawha County Sheriff's Department, Kanawha County EMS, and Pinch VFD are responding. Stay with 13 News as we continue to update you with the latest information.

    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - A tractor trailer accident has shut down all northbound and southbound lanes of I-79 near mile marker 1 this afternoon. According to dispatchers, a single semi rolled over onto the road.  No one was injured in the accident. Dispatchers say there is no expected time for lanes to reopen. The Kanawha County Sheriff's Department, Kanawha County EMS, and Pinch VFD are responding. Stay with 13 News as we continue to update you with the latest information.

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