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3 die in scaffolding collapse at Miami TV transmission tower

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) – Three men died when the scaffolding used to reach the top of a 100-story tall transmission tower for two Miami television stations collapsed. Miami Gardens police Chief Delma Noel-Pratt says the men were working late Wednesday afternoon at the more than 1,000-foot (305-meter) tower. Officials …Read More

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Alabama man accused of human trafficking, sexual abuse

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama man accused of human trafficking, sexual abuse and sodomy is free on $365,000 bail. 63-year-old Billy Randolph Edwards was arrested Tuesday in Huntsville following an investigation by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and The Department of Homeland Security. Lt. Brian Chaffin with the sheriff’s …Read More

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Overdue Book Returned 78 Years Later

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) – It took nearly 80 years, but a book borrowed during the Great Depression has been returned to a Massachusetts public library. The Attleboro Public Library posted on its Facebook page Thursday pictures of a copy of “The Young Lady at Home,” by T.S. Arthur. The book …Read More