NFPA warns of dangers of electrocution drowning

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) warns people of the potential electrical hazards that exist in swimming pools, hot tubs, onboard boats, on docks, piers and in waters surrounding boats, marinas and boat launching ramps. Electric shock drowning, also known as ESD, can occur when an …

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Sawant recall campaign leaders accuse opponents of harassment

SEATTLE – Leaders of Seattle City Councilor Kshama Sawant’s recall campaign accuse opponents of harassment as they attempt to collect signatures. A volunteer says a petition was snatched from her hands, and surveillance footage the campaign shared with KIRO 7 shows a man tearing a large “Recall Sawant” sign off …

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Shelter donation was a gift for Whoopi Goldberg

POLKTON – Thirty-five years ago Whoopi Goldberg from Hollywood came to Anson County to shoot “The Color Purple,” launching her career in stardom. According to her friends, her time in the area still holds a special place in her heart as she shares fond memories of Anson. One friend in …

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