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  • Pictou County residents vote no to amalgamation in plebiscite - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 9:53 am

    CBC.ca Pictou County residents vote no to amalgamation in plebiscite CBC.ca Residents of Pictou County have voted against amalgamating three towns and the county into one municipality with two thirds of voters turning down the merger. Saturday's plebiscite was the first time in the province residents were able to weigh in ... Pictou County residents vote against merger of N.S. rural communitiesTheChronicleHerald.ca 'NO' side wins plebisciteNG News all 5 news articles »
  • Pictou County merger vote set for Saturday - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    May 27, 2016 6:38 pm

    NG News Pictou County merger vote set for Saturday TheChronicleHerald.ca The non-binding plebiscite that concludes Saturday will indicate if the 30,000 residents living in Pictou, New Glasgow, Stellarton and the Municipality of the County of Pictou want to see the four municipalities turned into one. Online and phone voting ... Seven years in the makingNG News all 2 news articles »
  • Pictou County residents divided by amalgamation plebiscite coming Saturday - CBC.ca
    May 27, 2016 9:01 am

    CBC.ca Pictou County residents divided by amalgamation plebiscite coming Saturday CBC.ca In a province that has seen a recent wave of municipal dissolutions and mergers, on Saturday, Pictou County residents will be first in Nova Scotia to get to vote in advance on a local amalgamation. The plebiscite caps an often contentious debate on ...
  • Fire chief wants deadly section of Trans Canada in Pictou County twinned - Cape Breton Post
    May 24, 2016 10:28 pm

    Cape Breton Post Fire chief wants deadly section of Trans Canada in Pictou County twinned Cape Breton Post MacDonald was speaking Tuesday following a Victoria Day crash that claimed the life of a 35-year-old Halifax woman near Broadway in Pictou County. It was the 15th fatal collision on the untwinned 37-kilometre portion of the highway between New Glasgow ... and more »
  • Calls for twinned highway renewed following fatal collision in Pictou County - CTV News
    May 24, 2016 10:22 pm

    CTV News Calls for twinned highway renewed following fatal collision in Pictou County CTV News Another fatal collision along a dangerous stretch of highway in Pictou County has the local fire chief renewing a call for a twinned highway. (The highway) was built in the seventies for traffic in the seventies, said Joe MacDonald, Chief of Barneys ... 3-vehicle collision shuts down part of Highway 104CBC.ca Nova Scotian woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on Victoria DayKings County Register/Advertiser Death on highway reinforces need for twinningTruro Daily News all 18 news articles »
  • OPINION: I don't see the benefit of amalgamation in Pictou County - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    May 20, 2016 9:15 pm

    OPINION: I don't see the benefit of amalgamation in Pictou County TheChronicleHerald.ca A major attempt is being made to amalgamate most of the municipal units in Pictou County. Pictou Town, the rural county, New Glasgow and Stellarton are expected to join in this union. Westville and Trenton are not involved. If one-third of the ... County thinking hard about financesNG News all 3 news articles »
  • Pictou County sinkhole gets second look from railway company - CBC.ca
    May 19, 2016 4:56 pm

    CBC.ca Pictou County sinkhole gets second look from railway company CBC.ca Kay Brown doesn't need a picture to be worth a thousand words, but she hopes it can provide an explanation to a mystery. For the last two months, Brown, who lives in Lansdowne Station, Pictou County, has watched as a sinkhole has developed on her front ... Sinkhole slowly opening on woman's lawn for 2 monthsThe Weather Network all 2 news articles »
  • Pictou County 2020 urges unity no matter plebiscite outcome - NG News
    May 19, 2016 12:02 am

    NG News Pictou County 2020 urges unity no matter plebiscite outcome NG News Nancy MacConnell-Maxner said they opted to go before in order to engage people on both sides of the debate; she noted that one side is bound to be disappointed with the outcome, but whoever that is, Pictou County 2020 wants them to continue to be ...
  • Pictou County woman digging for sinkhole answers - CBC.ca
    May 13, 2016 9:00 am

    CBC.ca Pictou County woman digging for sinkhole answers CBC.ca Kay Brown's hope is sinking. In early March, Brown noticed a small indent in the front lawn of her property in Lansdowne Station, Pictou County. That indent quickly became a big problem. "When I looked again an hour later there was an actual hole," she ...
  • Pictou County amalgamation voting begins today - CBC.ca
    May 9, 2016 9:25 pm

    CBC.ca Pictou County amalgamation voting begins today CBC.ca Residents in Pictou County began casting their votes today on a proposal to amalgamate four municipalities in the region. The amalgamation plebiscite is using an electronic voting method that allows eligible residents to vote either by phone or online ...

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  • Sheet Harbour collision kills 17-year-old boy - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 3:19 pm

    CBC.ca Sheet Harbour collision kills 17-year-old boy CBC.ca A 17-year-old boy was killed in a fatal collision on highway 7 in Sheet Harbour, N.S. Saturday night. Police were called to the scene at 9:45 p.m.. Cst. John Wavrychuk with the Nova Scotia RCMP says the teen was the only person in the car at the time.
  • Ricoh Sport Awards honours best in Nova Scotia amateur athletics - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 2:34 pm

    CBC.ca Ricoh Sport Awards honours best in Nova Scotia amateur athletics CBC.ca Sport Nova Scotia honoured the best amateur athletes, coaches, officials, sponsors and volunteers in the province Saturday night at the Ricoh Sport Awards in Halifax. More than 180 awards were handed out in sports ranging from badminton, goalball, ... Local individuals, teams among Sports NS honoureesNG News all 2 news articles »
  • Man sent to hospital with stab wounds following robbery in Halifax - CTV News
    May 29, 2016 1:43 pm

    CTV News Man sent to hospital with stab wounds following robbery in Halifax CTV News Police say a 48-year-old man who tried to fight back during a robbery just off Herring Cove Road early Sunday morning was sent to hospital with stab wounds. Halifax Regional Police say the robbery happened around 12:20 a.m. in a home on the first block ... Halifax break-in results in stabbingTheChronicleHerald.ca Man stabbed after getting into fight with robber: Halifax policeMetroNews Canada Police investigate stabbing on Old Sambro RoadCBC.ca all 4 news articles »
  • RCMP investigate robbery and assault in Cole Harbour - TheChronicleHerald.ca
    May 29, 2016 11:52 am

    TheChronicleHerald.ca RCMP investigate robbery and assault in Cole Harbour TheChronicleHerald.ca Police are investigating after a teen was robbed, and another teen was assaulted in Cole Harbour Saturday morning. At 11 a.m., police received a report of two men, aged 18 and 19, who had been robbed on John Stewart Drive in Cole Harbour. The pair were ... Teen punched and kicked, another robbed, during assault in Cole HarbourMetroNews Canada all 2 news articles »
  • Dartmouth Lotto 6/49 ticket worth $9.8M - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 11:34 am

    CBC.ca Dartmouth Lotto 6/49 ticket worth $9.8M CBC.ca Did you buy a Lotto 6/49 ticket for Saturday's draw in Dartmouth? If so, you may be a multimillionaire. The Atlantic Lottery Corporation said a ticket sold in Dartmouth was the only jackpot winner in the May 28 draw. The prize is $9,824,873. The exact ... $9.8 million 6/49 ticket sold in DartmouthTheChronicleHerald.ca Winning 6/49 ticket worth over $9.8 million sold in DartmouthCTV News all 27 news articles »
  • Cystic fibrosis patient's family warmed by Nova Scotia hospitality in Toronto - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 11:00 am

    CBC.ca Cystic fibrosis patient's family warmed by Nova Scotia hospitality in Toronto CBC.ca Within hours of arriving at a towering Toronto apartment building on April 2 their lives packed into 10 suitcases a Lunenburg County family began their wait for a double-lung transplant just as Nova Scotia hospitality knocked at their door. Vicki ...
  • Pictou County residents vote no to amalgamation in plebiscite - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 9:53 am

    CBC.ca Pictou County residents vote no to amalgamation in plebiscite CBC.ca Residents of Pictou County have voted against amalgamating three towns and the county into one municipality with two thirds of voters turning down the merger. Saturday's plebiscite was the first time in the province residents were able to weigh in ... 'NO' side wins plebisciteTruro Daily News Pictou County residents vote against merger of N.S. rural communitiesTheChronicleHerald.ca all 5 news articles »
  • Halifax officer makes cameo in Miley Cyrus music video thanks to .HaliCop meme - CTV News
    May 28, 2016 9:35 pm

    CTV News Halifax officer makes cameo in Miley Cyrus music video thanks to .HaliCop meme CTV News HALIFAX -- A Halifax police officer who has touched many Canadians is popping up in paintings, movies, video games and even a Miley Cyrus music video thanks to a transformative online hashtag. A photo of a Const. Shawn Currie sitting on the sidewalk ... #HaliCop photo now trending as internet memeCBC.ca Officer who chatted with busker becomes his own meme: #HaliCopMetroNews Canada all 5 news articles »
  • NS teen finds blade in store-made cookie - CTV News
    May 28, 2016 8:16 pm

    CTV News NS teen finds blade in store-made cookie CTV News Sobeys has investigated the case of a 15-year-old boy from Cape Breton, N.S. who bit into one of its store-made cookies and discovered a blade inside, calling it an isolated incident. Lesley Ross' children were recently enjoying the cookies after ...
  • Sex offender dubbed 'pants puller' arrested by Halifax police - CBC.ca
    May 28, 2016 7:20 pm

    CBC.ca Sex offender dubbed 'pants puller' arrested by Halifax police CBC.ca Police in Halifax say a man who was dubbed the "pants puller" has been charged with mischief and violating release conditions. Gavin Sean Griffiths, 30, was arrested Friday after officers responded to reports that someone was damaging two pay phones ... Ottawa's 'pants puller' arrested near HalifaxOttawa Sun all 2 news articles »

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  • Fatal collision closes Corydon Avenue - CTV News
    May 29, 2016 3:16 pm

    CTV News Fatal collision closes Corydon Avenue CTV News A fatal crash closed a section Corydon Avenue early Sunday morning. Around 2:30 a.m., police closed Corydon Avenue between Doncaster Street and Edgeland Boulevard due to a single-vehicle collision. Police tape could be seen around the street and ... Man dead after Corydon Avenue crash, Winnipeg police sayCBC.ca UPDATED: Fatal Crash Closes Corydon AvenueCKNW News Talk 980 UPDATED: 1 dead, 1 in critical condition after Corydon crashMyToba all 4 news articles »
  • Home invasion in North Battleford results in non-fatal gunshot wound - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 3:02 pm

    CBC.ca Home invasion in North Battleford results in non-fatal gunshot wound CBC.ca A man was transported to a Saskatoon hospital after being shot in North Battleford, Sask. On Friday at 11:45 p.m. CST, Battlefords RCMP responded to a report of a home invasion on 112th Street in North Battleford. A man was found with a single, non ... Battleford RCMP investigate assaultCTV News Home invasion and shootingThe Battlefords News-Optimist One woman arrested after alleged assault video is posted to social media620 CKRM.com mysask.com all 7 news articles »
  • Road closures in effect for Scotiabank Calgary Marathon - CBC.ca
    May 29, 2016 2:57 pm

    CBC.ca Road closures in effect for Scotiabank Calgary Marathon CBC.ca Thousands of runners are hitting the pavement as the Scotiabank Calgary Marathon gets underway and many streets are affected by the run. Memorial Drive is closed between 10th Street N.W. and Crowchild Trail, and 17th Avenue S.W. is down to two ... 52nd Scotiabank Calgary Marathon affecting a number of city streets660 News Reminder of road closures for Sunday's Scotiabank Calgary MarathonCalgary Herald Scotiabank Calgary Marathon set for Sunday morningCKNW News Talk 980 all 4 news articles »
  • One winning ticket for Saturday night's $9.8 million Lotto 649 jackpot - CTV News
    May 29, 2016 2:54 pm

    CTV News One winning ticket for Saturday night's $9.8 million Lotto 649 jackpot CTV News There is one winning ticket for the $9.8 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto-649 draw, and it was purchased somewhere in. Atlantic Canada. The guaranteed prize of one million dollars was won by a ticket holder in Ontario. The grand prize for the ... Dartmouth Lotto 6/49 ticket worth $9.8MCBC.ca Winning lottery ticket sold in Dartmouth worth $9.8 millionMetroNews Canada $9.8 million 6/49 ticket sold in DartmouthTheChronicleHerald.ca Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre -Kawartha Media Group -National Post -Toronto Sun all 27 news articles »
  • Man selling cat on Kijiji allegedly drugged, sexually assaulted potential buyer: police - CTV News
    May 29, 2016 2:45 pm

    CTV News Man selling cat on Kijiji allegedly drugged, sexually assaulted potential buyer: police CTV News Police say a woman was allegedly drugged and sexually assaulted after she met a man to purchase a cat he was selling on Kijiji. According to police, a 26-year-old woman answered an online ad posted by a man who was looking to sell his cat ... Cat lover sexually assaulted during Kijiji purchase: CopsToronto Sun Toronto man drugged, sexually assaulted woman who answered cat ad online: policeGlobalnews.ca Kijiji cat-for-sale ad ends in sex assault on womanThe South Bayview Bulldog all 4 news articles »
  • Canada Assisted Dying: Bob Rae, Paul Martin Say Trudeau Doesn't Need To Pass Bill By June 6 - Huffington Post Canada
    May 29, 2016 2:35 pm

    Huffington Post Canada Canada Assisted Dying: Bob Rae, Paul Martin Say Trudeau Doesn't Need To Pass Bill By June 6 Huffington Post Canada WINNIPEG Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is keeping up the pressure on parliamentarians to pass his government's controversial legislation on assisted dying by June 6. But two of his predecessors at the Liberal helm former prime minister Paul ... Electoral reform must have public support: Liberal minister MonsefToronto Star Too many apologiesToronto Sun Trudeau 'hopeful' assisted-dying law can be passed by deadline and warns of 'uneven access' if it isn'tNational Post CBC.ca -Winnipeg Sun -RT -Ottawa Citizen all 36 news articles »
  • Body of Canadian hiker found on Mount Washington: Officials - CTV News
    May 29, 2016 12:41 pm

    CTV News Body of Canadian hiker found on Mount Washington: Officials CTV News PINKHAM NOTCH, N.H. -- New Hampshire Fish and Game officials say they have found the body of a Canadian hiker who had been missing for weeks. Lt. Wayne Saunders says hikers found the body of 47-year-old Francois Carrier of Drummondville, ... Missing Canadian hiker found on Mount Washington trailGlobalnews.ca Missing Canadian hiker's body found on Mount WashingtonWCVB Boston Body found on Mount WashingtonWMTW Portland New Hampshire Public Radio all 7 news articles »
  • Tories vote to accept same-sex marriage - Toronto Star
    May 29, 2016 3:32 am

    Toronto Star Tories vote to accept same-sex marriage Toronto Star At convention in Vancouver, delegates vote overwhelmingly to ditch traditional definition of marriage from the party's policy book. Conservative MP Jason Kenney has come out in favour of same-sex marriage at Tory convention in Vancouver. (Adrian Wyld ... 'Government does not have a place in your bedroom': Conservatives vote to accept same-sex marriagesNational Post How grassroots Tories changed their party's definition of marriageMacleans.ca Conservatives vote to end official opposition to gay marriageThe Globe and Mail (subscription) Toronto Sun -Hamilton Spectator -Vancouver Sun -CityNews all 117 news articles »
  • Fort McMurray wildfire: More BC firefighters to battle blaze which grows to over 580000 hectares - Globalnews.ca
    May 28, 2016 9:52 pm

    Globalnews.ca Fort McMurray wildfire: More BC firefighters to battle blaze which grows to over 580000 hectares Globalnews.ca The Fort McMurray wildfire remains out of control and now covers more than 580,000 hectares including part of Saskatchewan according to an update provided by the Alberta government Saturday afternoon. On Sunday, about 80 additional firefighters are ... CNA's Qatar campus steps up for Fort McMurray wildfire reliefCBC.ca PEI victims of Alberta wildfires remain uncertain of futureThe Guardian Charlottetown Monstrous Fort McMurray wildfire grows to more than 580000 hectares660 News CKNW News Talk 980 -630ched.com -Lac La Biche Post -The Globe and Mail (subscription) all 98 news articles »
  • TTC subway train seen on video crossing Bloor Viaduct with open doors - Toronto Star
    May 28, 2016 4:53 pm

    CityNews TTC subway train seen on video crossing Bloor Viaduct with open doors Toronto Star Spokesperson Brad Ross says the TTC is investigating after video of the incident is posted on Twitter. By Ben SpurrTransportation Reporter, and Brennan DohertyStaff Reporter. Sat., May 28, 2016. Video footage posted on Twitter showing a subway train ... TTC investigating after video shows subway doors stuck open on moving trainCBC.ca TTC passenger seeking answers after scary open subway door rideCityNews TTC investigating after doors open on moving subway trainCTV News Toronto Sun -Globalnews.ca -CKNW News Talk 980 -Oye! Times all 13 news articles »

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  • The Latest: Merkel: Lessons Should Be Learned From Verdun - New York Times
    May 29, 2016 3:33 pm

    Telegraph.co.uk The Latest: Merkel: Lessons Should Be Learned From Verdun New York Times German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the dead of Verdun were "victims of bigotry and nationalism, of blindness and political failure," at a ceremony marking the centenary of the longest battle of World War I in eastern France. She says the best way to ... German, French Leaders Mark 100 Years Since Battle of VerdunVoice of America Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battleReuters The Latest: Hollande, Merkel visit Verdun, WWI battle siteWorcester Telegram BBC News -BT.com -Telegraph.co.uk -Deutsche Welle all 46 news articles »
  • Israel Media: Police Recommend Indicting Netanyahu's Wife - New York Times
    May 29, 2016 3:22 pm

    Jewish Business News Israel Media: Police Recommend Indicting Netanyahu's Wife New York Times JERUSALEM Israeli media say a police investigation has recommended indicting the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over misuse of state funds and inflated household spending. Channel 2 TV reported Sunday that police believe they have ... Will Israel move from occupation to annexation?Al-Monitor Netanyahu's Newly Expanded Coalition Already ThreatenedBreitbart News Police Send Netanyahu Spending File to District AttorneyJP Updates Jerusalem Post Israel News -Honestreporting.com -teleSUR English -Jewish Business News all 24 news articles »
  • Europe|More Than 700 Feared Dead in Recent Mediterranean Crossings - New York Times
    May 29, 2016 2:26 pm

    CBS News Europe|More Than 700 Feared Dead in Recent Mediterranean Crossings New York Times POZZALLO, Sicily Survivor accounts have pushed to more than 700 the number of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks over three days in the past week, even as European ships saved thousands of others in daring rescue operations. After hundreds die, migrant survivors tell of decapitation, panicCBS News More than 700 migrants missing or feared dead in Mediterranean shipwrecks, UN saysCNN Surge of migrant sailings has Italy scrambling to house thousands of new arrivalsLos Angeles Times The Atlantic -WBAL Baltimore -Voice of America -WJLA all 181 news articles »
  • Coastguard rescues suspected migrants off Kent coast - BBC News
    May 29, 2016 1:25 pm

    BBC News Coastguard rescues suspected migrants off Kent coast BBC News Twenty people, including 18 Albanians, have been rescued from a boat that had started taking in water overnight in the English Channel off the Kent coast. The BBC has been told that some of the passengers, who are believed to be migrants, phoned ... UK Coastguard rescues 19 people in dinghy in English ChannelOmaha World-Herald French Coastguard Warns Of Migrant Drownings In English Channel, As 19 Rescued Off KentBreitbart News Twenty people rescued from English Channel: coastguard, mediaReuters Daily Mail -Telegraph.co.uk -Deutsche Welle -Evening Standard all 36 news articles »
  • Stasi: After latest email disaster, time for Clinton to drop out - New York Daily News
    May 29, 2016 9:37 am

    New York Daily News Stasi: After latest email disaster, time for Clinton to drop out New York Daily News If the Democrats want to save themselves the indignity of a total slaughter, Hillary Clinton should drop out of the race. After last week, a Hillary-led ticket has as much chance of winning the White House as Trump has of losing the white vote. Sanders ... Trump Campaign Chief: 'Trouble Follows the Clintons Everywhere'ABC News We may be just this screwed: Donald Trump has an easier path to victory than you thinkSalon Why Hillary is so helpless in battling TrumpAmerican Thinker (blog) Breitbart News -Los Angeles Times -Newsweek -National Review Online all 206 news articles »
  • UK Conservative Party Dispute Over Immigration Escalates - ABC News
    May 29, 2016 8:28 am

    ABC News UK Conservative Party Dispute Over Immigration Escalates ABC News Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a press briefing following the G-7 summit in Shima, central Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016. A possible exit from the European Union by Britain, depending on a June 23 vote, is also hanging over the talks. Conservatives 'so fractured over EU that fresh election needed'The Guardian Anti-Cameron MP: We Need To Find PM With A Live Boy Or A Dead GirlBuzzFeed News Bitter Tory EU Row Sparks Leadership WarningSky News Telegraph.co.uk -The Independent -Daily Mail -BBC News all 73 news articles »
  • Iran parliament chief retains post despite reformist gains - Washington Post
    May 29, 2016 7:12 am

    Washington Post Iran parliament chief retains post despite reformist gains Washington Post TEHRAN, Iran Iran's long-serving parliament speaker will retain his post despite gains by reformists in elections held earlier this year, the official IRNA news agency reported Sunday. Ali Larijani, a 59-year-old moderate conservative, was re ... Conservative reelected Iran speaker despite reformist gainsGlobalPost Conservative lawmaker re-elected Iran speaker despite reformist gainsSouth China Morning Post Iran Re-elects Moderate Conservative as Parliament SpeakerHaaretz euronews -RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -Malay Mail Online -Prensa Latina all 69 news articles »
  • In Asia Pacific, a tense game of political brinksmanship - Washington Post
    May 29, 2016 6:31 am

    Washington Post In Asia Pacific, a tense game of political brinksmanship Washington Post WASHINGTON American ships and fighter jets maneuvering across the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan represent the new normal in U.S.-Pacific relations despite rising tensions with China and Moscow. U.S. moves in recent months have led to ... South China Sea fears grow before tribunal rules on disputed islandsThe Guardian China faces headaches from warming Viet-U.S. tiesBusiness Insider Palace: G7 declaration backs PH claim in sea dispute with ChinaInquirer.net Forbes -Burlington Hawk Eye -Shanghaiist -Manila Bulletin all 46 news articles »
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin warns he'll retaliate against NATO missiles - CNN
    May 28, 2016 10:33 pm

    CNN Russian President Vladimir Putin warns he'll retaliate against NATO missiles CNN (CNN) Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia will retaliate against the placement of U.S. missiles in nearby countries such as Romania, according to Russia's state-run news agency TASS. The United States launched a ground-based missile defense ... Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in GreeceFayetteville Observer Putin warns Romania, Poland over implementing US missile shieldFox News Putin: Russia Will Respond to US Missile Shield in EuropeVoice of America The Economist (blog) -BBC News -Reuters -Wall Street Journal all 269 news articles »
  • Child Still Critical After Lightning Hits 11 in Paris Park - New York Times
    May 28, 2016 9:33 pm

    NBCNews.com Child Still Critical After Lightning Hits 11 in Paris Park New York Times PARIS Eight children and three adults were struck by lightning Saturday in a Paris park after a sudden spring storm sent a bolt crashing down upon a children's birthday party, a spokesman for Paris' fire service said. He credited an off-duty ... Child in Critical Condition, 11 Injured After Lightning Strike at Popular Paris Park | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel 8 children, 3 adults struck by lightning in Paris parkSanta Rosa Press Democrat The Latest: Child on life support after lightning strikeAppeal-Democrat The Independent -Huffington Post -Aljazeera.com -fox2now.com all 170 news articles »

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