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WCCO Radio Newsroom
November 18, 2019 - 5:16 am
Twins prospect Ryan Costello was found dead early Monday in a hotel room in Auckland, New Zealand. Costello, 23, had just signed with the Auckland Tuatara of the Australian Baseball League, and had been in New Zealand for less than a week. He had been in the Twins organization since the middle of...
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July 23, 2019 - 3:39 pm
By NICK PERRY Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's government is planning further restrictions to gun ownership in a law proposed Monday that emphasizes owning guns is a privilege and not a right. The new law would ban the sale of guns to overseas visitors, create a...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
March 18, 2019 - 7:15 am
An Australian politician is in hot water for his response to being hit in the head with an egg during an on-camera interview. The incident took place after the Senator made comments regarding New Zealand’s immigration policy and the role it played in the tragic shooting. Senator Fraser Anning...
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March 15, 2019 - 1:06 pm
WASHINGTON (KFTK) — In the aftermath of terrorist attacks that occurred at two mosques in New Zealand, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made comments on Twitter politicizing the event by calling out the National Rifle Association. At 11:13 p.m. Thursday night AOC wrote, "At 1st I thought of...
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March 15, 2019 - 9:43 am
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (KFTK/AP) - One of the deadly attacks at a New Zealand mosque was reportedly stopped when another man with a gun fired back at the attacker. At least 49 people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers on what the prime...
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