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February 12, 2019

Michigan man dies on the job after falling into a vat of sulfuric acid

ChristopherBernard/iStock(SOUTH LYON, Mich.) -- A Michigan man died on the job after he fell into a vat containing sulfuric acid. The man, a 54-year-old resident of South Lyon, was an employee at the manufacturing company, Michigan Seamless Tube, the South Lyon Fire Department confirmed to ABC News...
February 12, 2019

FBI offering reward to help find stolen trailer with $65,000 worth of energy drinks

vitpho/iStock(TAMPA, Fla.) -- The FBI has asked the public for help in finding a stolen trailer containing about $65,000 worth of energy drinks. The trailer was stolen late Feb. 2 or early Feb. 3 in the area of East Broadway Avenue and 50th Street in Tampa, Florida, the FBI said in a statement relea..
February 11, 2019

11-year-old African elephant named Bets dies unexpectedly at Fresno Chaffee Zoo in California

Fresno Chaffee Zoo(FRESNO, Calif.) -- An 11-year-old African elephant died unexpectedly over the weekend at a zoo in Fresno, California. The female elephant, named Bets, died at Fresno Chaffee Zoo late on Saturday, just 36 hours after staff noticed she was "not behaving normally" and her health beg..
February 11, 2019

Thousands of Denver public school teachers go on strike in fight for higher pay

RJ Sangosti/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via Getty Images(DENVER) -- Thousands of public school teachers in Denver walked off their jobs on Monday and formed picket lines for the first time in 25 years to demand higher wages and stem the tide of educators they say are going to neighboring school ..