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Oops! Apple repair center making around 20 false emergency calls a day

Emergency dispatchers in California are being swamped with false emergency calls from an Apple repair and refurbishing center in Elk Grove, Sacramento County.

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The Voices

There are strange voices in my house. My brain registers this immediately. Men’s voices, of low register but not my husband’s. My heart does not so much thud against the rib cage but wedge itself there. 1,017 more words

The Blogging Mama

The Lone Fisherman 1.0 - The Overtime call.

Thunderstruck, from AC/DC’s 1990 album The Razors Edge plays as he stirs from hibernation.  Intuitively reaches for his phone to silence the alarm, careful not to rattle awake his sleeping wife.  262 more words


Man on charges for dog bashing

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A GOONDI Bend man\u2019s actions have be labelled as \u201ctotally unacceptable\u201d after he allegedly used a sledgehammer to strike a neighbour\u2019s dog on the head. 3,293 more words

Andrea Falvo

Dog ‘hit in head with sledgehammer’

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Animal Control Officers

How forgetting to renew a domain name cost $3m

GoDaddy does it. Name.com does it. Namecheap does it. Amazon Web Services does it. HostGator does it. The wackily named CrazyDomains.com.au isn’t all that crazy: it does it, too. 685 more words


Thousands answer the call, but Red Cross blood shortage continues

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Thousands of people have responded to the emergency call for blood and platelet donations issued by the Red Cross in early July, but there continues to be a critical summer blood shortage. 473 more words

Blood Donation