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You can blame it on the 2014 Soccer World Cup which had more drama than the Indian saas-bahu soaps (do they even exist these days?) this time around! 530 more words

Search over, man arrested and woman found safe

Honolulu police have arrested Matthew Bright, after extensively searching for him Sunday.

Police say they were searching for him and another woman, who may have been involved in a domestic incident and a related attempted murder and kidnapping case. 29 more words

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9-1-1 Tips & Guidelines

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IS A PERSON HURT OR IN DANGER? – DO YOU NEED THE POLICE, FIRE OR AMBULANCE? 744 more words

News From The Soul Brother

July 5, 1994 - Communications Operator I

I walked into the building at 7am, July 5, 1994, for the first time as an employee.  Communications Operator I.  Three months of training lay ahead, and a year’s worth of probation.   1,120 more words

Commentary

Summer Travel Warning: 911 From Hotel Rooms Sometimes Doesn't Work

By Jessica Dean

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A warning for the summer travel season: Imagine the panic of a fire or emergency, dialing 911, and hearing nothing. 563 more words

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Florida Man Transferred to 9-1-1 Voicemail During Burglary .. WTH!!!

Yoooooooooooooo… I’m convinced Florida just doesn’t care about life at all. Every other day I’m writing about Florida and it’s never anything positive… Ever. So this guy’s house gets burglarized and he calls 911, (perfect so far)… But these fools send him to a voice mail line. 145 more words

Don't Call 9-1-1 Repeatedly Just Because Your Wife Threw Your Beer Away

Some nights, I dream of a time when there won’t be any ridiculous calls to 9-1-1 reporting all the various non-emergencies we’ve reported on in the past. 228 more words