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Turkish Man Electrocutes His Muslim Wife for Giving Birth to a Baby Girl

Pictured on (left) Mübarek Turan and on the (right) Veysi Turan. Photo courtesy of: Hurriyet Daily News and DHA

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Utilities urge tree-trimming safety in wake of outages

Last week’s storm triggered several outages when trees or branches fell onto power lines.

According to Hawaiian Electric Industries, customers are generally responsible for inspecting and maintaining trees on their property that may impact power lines. 231 more words


Whats A Substation? Where I Work and How I got Here

Maybe I should take a moment to explain where I work.  A substation is the place that the generated electricity (where I live electricity is mostly generated via hydro dam) will come to, to be transformed into a smaller voltage to be distributed out into the world to be used.   986 more words

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Wrath of the Electron

My mom and I are what my dad lovingly calls “Christmas Nazis.”

We can’t help it. We love Christmas. The music, the tree, the presents, the snow…it’s all so magical! 506 more words


Man Electrocuted While Trimming Trees In Lakeland

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LAKELAND, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) — A Florida man trimming trees died after he hit a power line and was electrocuted.

The Lakeland Police Department says it received a call at 4:34 p.m. 145 more words


Bad dreams, Night terrors or something else?

It was precisely three o’clock in the morning two weeks ago today.  I suddenly saw an elderly lady with dark hair, wrinkled skin, about five foot six tall bearing what would be described as ‘excess weight’. 652 more words

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Indian Monkey Performs CPR On Fellow Monkey Electrocuted On Third Rail

India: Watch Heroic Monkey Resuscitate Electrocuted Friend On Train Tracks

Published on Dec 21, 2014

” A monkey saved the life of one of his fellow primate friends when the animal lost consciousness after being electrocuted on train tracks in the northern Indian city of Kanpur.”

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