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WFMJ Youngstown
Erie County petitions to charge overdose victims with a crimeCommunity members in Erie County, Ohio, started a petition because they say the
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 7 hours ago
Community members in Erie County, Ohio, started a petition because they say they are fed up with the overdose epidemic. The petition has more than 100,000 signatures and is asking that police charge overdose victims with a crime. Part of the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
4,000+ eclipse glasses available in Buffalowhere 600 pairs of glasses will be handed out. And one last batch of 200 glass
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 21 hours ago
where 600 pairs of glasses will be handed out. And one last batch of 200 glasses will be available through the Buffalo & Erie County Library’s downtown location; but those could be out of supply by Monday, as they plan to start handing glasses... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Where to watch eclipse in WNY, why you shouldPark and Nature Reserve, featuring a massive solar system display and activitie
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 21 hours ago
Park and Nature Reserve, featuring a massive solar system display and activities for children, 1:00-4:00pm. -The Buffalo & Erie County Public Library Downtown location will kick off it’s eclipse coverage with Eclipse-O-Rama on Saturday morning from... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Couple pleads guilty to attacking deputyBUFFALO, N.Y. -- A couple from Grand Island pleaded guilty Friday to attacking
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- A couple from Grand Island pleaded guilty Friday to attacking an Erie County Sheriff's Deputy by choking him, the Erie County District Attorney's Office says. 23-year-old Sammy Abdellatif pleaded guilty to second-degree attempted... Read more
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CBS News
Inside the New York hospital hackers took down for six weeksand $500. For Monday's "CBSN: On Assignment," CBS News correspondent Reena Nin
CBS News / Posted yesterday
and $500. For Monday's "CBSN: On Assignment," CBS News correspondent Reena Ninan visits an upstate New York hospital, the Erie County Medical Center. Hackers took down the level one trauma center's computer system for six weeks. "All the screens... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Democratic mayoral candidates debateat the Burchfield-Penney Art Center. The candidates, three-time incumbent Byro
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
at the Burchfield-Penney Art Center. The candidates, three-time incumbent Byron Brown, Comptroller Mark Schroeder, and Erie County Legislator Betty Jean Grant, fielded questions ranging from economic development to workplace diversity. And a... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
80,000+ sign petition to charge those who overdose in Erie CountyThousands signed a petition to criminally charge people who overdose on heroin
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
Thousands signed a petition to criminally charge people who overdose on heroin and required paramedics to respond in Erie County. More than 83,000 people pledged their support as of 11 a.m. Thursday. That number continues to grow by the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
WNY hamlet seceded from Union during Civil War16, 2017 06:47 PM With plenty of recent focus on Confederate icons, you might
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
16, 2017 06:47 PM With plenty of recent focus on Confederate icons, you might be surprised to learn that a small hamlet in Erie County joined the Confederacy. A boulder near the intersection of Broadway St. and Townline Rd. marks the spot where... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Where to get safe solar eclipse glassesare limited. Most of the organizations previously handing out free glasses are
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
are limited. Most of the organizations previously handing out free glasses are no longer doing so. The Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, for instance, had about 3,000 pairs of glasses to divvy up between 37 locations. Only a couple... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Insect Tree Invasiondevastating to a community to lose a number of tree species," Sharon Bachman, w
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
devastating to a community to lose a number of tree species," Sharon Bachman, with the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County, said. Bachman says they are educating people on how to spot these invasive pests and report it. "Things like... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Man stabbed in the neck in Niagara Fallsabout three blocks away. The victim lost a significant amount of blood. He was
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
about three blocks away. The victim lost a significant amount of blood. He was given blood as he was taken to the Erie County Medical Center, where he is in critical condition — but is expected to survive. Police say they are continuing... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Things to Know in the U.S. for Aug. 16gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest eating... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Guns N' Roses concert safety and security infoacclaimed rock band will perform at New Era Field Wednesday: Guns N' Roses. Be
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
acclaimed rock band will perform at New Era Field Wednesday: Guns N' Roses. Before the band starts rocking on stage, the Erie County Sheriff's Office and the Buffalo Bills have released some safety and security information. They remind fans who... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
False election info in message that's gone virala Constitutional Convention will appear on the back of the ballot. Jeremy Zelln
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
a Constitutional Convention will appear on the back of the ballot. Jeremy Zellner, the Democratic commissioner for the Erie County Board of Elections, said that's likely, but the ballot is not finalized yet, because we first have a primary... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Mother sentenced for killing 1-old's fatherBurns sentenced Kearra Bailey, 19, to 10 years in prison and five years post-re
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
Burns sentenced Kearra Bailey, 19, to 10 years in prison and five years post-release supervision, according to the Erie County District Attorney's Office. The sentence stems from an incident in November 2016. Bailey and 19-year-old... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Safety advice before Monday's eclipseYork who are still looking for glasses can visit the Planetarium, along with th
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
York who are still looking for glasses can visit the Planetarium, along with the Buffalo Museum of Science, the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, the Buffalo & Erie County Botanical Gardens, Penn Dixie in Blasdell, and the Reinstein Woods in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bills training camp is staying at St. John Fisherto regionalize the franchise, and that business model has not changed. The Bill
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
to regionalize the franchise, and that business model has not changed. The Bills rely heavily on fans outside Buffalo and Erie County, and being in Rochester has helped expose the brand to all of Western and Central New York. Brandon still... Read more
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ajc.com
Kale yeah! Georgia man eats 22+ bowls of leafy greens to win championshipwhile hot-dog-eating champ Joey Chestnut, left, takes a drink of water during S
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
while hot-dog-eating champ Joey Chestnut, left, takes a drink of water during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in Hamburg, N.Y. Gideon Oji has no problem eating his veggies. The 25-year-old grew up on a farm in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lost campers found with help from Sheriff K-9GRAND ISLAND, NY - A family lost in the woods was found safe and sound over the
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
GRAND ISLAND, NY - A family lost in the woods was found safe and sound over the weekend thanks to the help of an Erie County Sheriff's Department K-9. The family reached out to the department from the Branches of Niagara Campground on Grand Island... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kale-eating Contest storygulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Victim's Family Seek Answers in Hit and RunMichelle Edwards says about her sister's situation "She's in critical condition
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
Michelle Edwards says about her sister's situation "She's in critical condition in the ICU unit at Erie County Medical Center." That is her status following the incident which occurred in the 200 block of Lopere Street near Walden just after before 1... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
BPD arrest 2 in connection with deadly beatingAvenue. Police say three people were involved in the fight. The victim, 39-ye
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
Avenue. Police say three people were involved in the fight. The victim, 39-year-old Jessica Garcia, was taken to Erie County Medical Center (ECMC), where she died the next day. Police say 22-year-old Freddie Cortez and 23-year-old... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Fire destroys pair of boats at Cedar Point MarinaPoint Marina, authorities said. There were no injuries, according to the Sandu
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
Point Marina, authorities said. There were no injuries, according to the Sandusky Fire Department. A dispatcher at the Erie County Sheriff’s Office said the explosion, apparently on a boat, was reported at 4:13 p.m. It took fire crews between... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday’s Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world’s healthiest... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Erie Co. Water Authority mum on $130K spent on legal servicesThe Erie County Water Authority needs an estimated $1 billion to replace all it
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
The Erie County Water Authority needs an estimated $1 billion to replace all its outdated pipes, yet it recently spent more than $100,000 on an outside law firm and wouldn't explain why. Dan Telvock with Investigative Post reported on WGRZ in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Siena Poll: Mayor Brown leads over Democratic challengerstwo challengers; with the support of 51% of likely Democratic voters. Comptrol
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
two challengers; with the support of 51% of likely Democratic voters. Comptroller Mark Schroeder comes in at 24%, while Erie County Legislative Chair, Betty Jean Grant is at 13%. The poll also concluded that 78% of those polled believe the city... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
State Police seeking recruitswe'll end up with about 200, 225," says New York State Trooper Jim O'Callaghan.
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
we'll end up with about 200, 225," says New York State Trooper Jim O'Callaghan. O’Callaghan and his colleagues are at the Erie County Fair, showing fairgoers the different aspects of their careers as State Troopers. "We're looking for a lot of... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday’s Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world’s healthiest... Read more
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Daily Mail
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champOji, 25, munched his way through the 16-ounce bowls of the leafs during Sunday'
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Oji, 25, munched his way through the 16-ounce bowls of the leafs during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Fer Yer MondeyOji, a Nigerian living in Marrow, Ga., ate 22 16-ounce bowls of kale in eight m
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 5 days ago
Oji, a Nigerian living in Marrow, Ga., ate 22 16-ounce bowls of kale in eight minutes at the Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. He took on the reigning champion of eating hot dogs, Joey Chestnut, who ate 20 servings. For... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs'gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. HAMBURG, N.Y. (AP) - When it comes to chowing... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
JCC bomb threats draw tougher NY penaltiesfor criminal law purposes -- such as schools, playgrounds and highways. It was
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
for criminal law purposes -- such as schools, playgrounds and highways. It was sponsored by Sen. Patrick Gallivan, R-Elma, Erie County, and Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, D-Scarsdale, Westchester County. "Cracking down on threats to public spaces will... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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Calgary Sun
World's healthiest eating competition? Georgia man wins kale-eating contestdown 22 1/2 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
down 22 1/2 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday’s Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world’s healthiest... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bicyclist hit by car in Cheektowaga diesDamian Garra, 18, of Cheektowaga passed away at the Erie County Medical Center
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
Damian Garra, 18, of Cheektowaga passed away at the Erie County Medical Center on Saturday due to injuries he suffered in the collision. The accident happened on Richard Drive around 2 a.m. Investigators say Paul Hintermeier, 36, of Cheektowaga was... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
ECWA lifts Southtowns water restrictionsSTURGEON POINT, NY-The Erie County Water Authority announced Monday it is lifti
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
STURGEON POINT, NY-The Erie County Water Authority announced Monday it is lifting voluntary water restrictions covering numerous communities throughout the Southtowns three days earlier than expected. The restrictions were originally set to be... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man eats over 350 ounces of kale, defending title as kale-eating championgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. HAMBURG, N.Y. (AP) - When it comes to chowing... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
3 men shot and killed during Wisconsin auto racegulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. HAMBURG, N.Y. (AP) - When it comes to chowing... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Going green: Georgia man repeats as kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Going green: Nigerian repeats as NY fair's kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Going green: Nigerian repeats as NY fair's kale-eating champgulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes du
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
gulped down 22½ 16-ounce bowls of the leafy green vegetable in eight minutes during Sunday's Kale Yeah! Competition at the Erie County Fair in New York. The kale was served raw with oil and vinegar. The contest is billed as the world's healthiest... Read more
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