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March 15, 2017

Crocodile killed, ate man: Mexican authorities

Still, the commission expressed its condolences for the man involved in the attack, saying it is “committed to the absolute respect for human life.” (diegograndi/Getty Images) A crocodile is pictured at Sumidero Canyon in Chiapas, Mexico in this file photo. The department said it would erect crocodile warning signs. Tweet …

Sled dogs team up, pull family’s stuck SUV from snow

Print this story Musher Neil Eklund and his son were returning from a dogsled tour on the Chena River near Fairbanks on Sunday when they came upon the stranded people with their vehicle, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported Tuesday. When you have them all synced in unison, they can really …

Oklahoma senator found with teen in motel

Change text size for the story OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Senate has voted to punish a state senator who police say was found with a teenage boy in a motel room. Local media reported that the police in the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore are recommending three prostitution-related charges …

Newborn child dies after babysitter can’t reach 911

Report an error The city said in a statement that the 911 call centre was jammed with calls Saturday evening because of an ongoing issue with T-Mobile. Dallas television station WFAA reported that when T-Mobile customers call 911, ghost calls are created that jam the system and operators end up …

Ivana Trump writing memoir about her children with Donald

Change text size for the story Print this story 12, Gallery Books told The Associated Press on Wednesday. According to Gallery, Ivana Trump is writing a story of “motherhood, strength and resilience” and also will reflect on her “childhood in communist Czechoslovakia, her escape from the regime and relocation to …

Plane diverts after spilled drink splashes electronic device

Feinstein said the flight was diverted “out of an abundance of caution” and the plane was repaired in Jacksonville. The Florida Times-Union reports firefighters were on standby as the plane landed at Jacksonville International Airport. About 150 people were aboard Flight 1090 from Miami on Monday. Report an error Tweet …

Sex ambiguity and the Beast

I’m thinking of enrolling my cat Tulip, to represent the category of “spayed.” On one hand, this widens the field of candidates. I guess bestiality is no match for the shock of LeFou pining for the villainous Gaston. Print this story Evangelist Franklin Graham, Billy’s kid, has urged followers to …

Man allegedly ran in-home circumcision practice

Since Chubbs was a few years out of high school, red flags were raised. After becoming suspicious, the woman Googled the length of time it takes to study urology. Print this story The RCMP investigated the woman’s claims and charged Chubbs. An unidentified mother called police after she was allegedly …

St. Louis police: 12-year-old boy dies playing with gun

Print this story Louis police say homicide detectives are investigating after a 12-year-old boy died in an accidental shooting while playing with another child. St. The gun discharged and hit the 12-year-old in the head. Police say in a news release that the victim and a 9-year-old boy were playing …