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Worker Electrocuted Near Fairfax Identified

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the worker who was electrocuted earlier in the week as a 26-year-old St. Paul Park man. 155 more words


Man Electrocuted While Allegedly Stripping Copper Wiring From Oakland Warehouse Identified

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A man who was electrocuted while allegedly trying to strip copper wiring from an abandoned warehouse in West Oakland last Wednesday night has been identified as 40-year-old Aaron Madacsi. 66 more words


2 Workers Shocked, 1 Fatally, Near Fairfax

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two workers at a power line work site near Fairfax, Minnesota were shocked on Monday morning, according to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office. 89 more words


Only cats have nine lives

What the?..
Waking up,eyes still gluey. So not ready for today.
Arms rising at a slothful pace. A well intended but feeble stretch. His feet not even on the floor yet, surmising that he must not be standing.. 286 more words


Weird Fact Of The Day 07/24/2014

Many are unaware that Susan Lucci is considered a mass murderer in The Phillipines. She developed a heated, electric toilet seat to be sold there, and it is responsible for the deaths of approximately 700 people. 7 more words

Weird Fact Of The Day

How Priority One Electric Prevents Electrocution

To get electricity to an appliance in your home, a plug is a plug is a plug, right? Well, not exactly. Depending on the circumstances in your home and the types of appliances you use, you may need special types of receptacles to ensure safety. 288 more words

Man electrocuted at Melbourne train station

This article was first published by The Age on June 27, 2014.

The updated story can be accessed on the website here.

Picture via Flickr

Allison Worrall