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Millerville brothers die, 11-year-old hospitalized in farming accident

Just days before Christmas, a 11-year-old is fighting for his life and two Millerville brothers lost their lives to a tragic farming accident. On Saturday, December 21st the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office got a 911 call of two people down and unresponsive in a silo near Millerville. A short time later, the dispatchers were told another was unresponsive in the …

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Fisher-Price Is Selling a Toy Charcuterie Board That’s Perfect for Food-Snob Toddlers

Because kids love playing “picky eater,” Fisher-Price is selling a toy charcuterie board for toddlers this holiday season. TODAY reports that the 15-piece “Snacks for Two” set comes with fabric salami and brie cheese, plastic pull-apart grapes and individual crackers, faux marble plates, cloth napkins, and a wood-accented cutting board. Perhaps not surprisingly, the $19.99 set has gone viral on Twitter. “Apparently, Fisher …

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On The Naughty List: Alexandria Police warn about package thieves

With all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, the Alexandria Police want you to rush home to your packages… or at least be aware that they could disappear. They posted this on Facebook: “As we are quickly approaching the holiday season, packages are being delivered to many of your doors. Please be aware that unattended packages are sometimes stolen …

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5-Year-Old Girl Pays Off 123 Schoolmates’ Lunch Balances by Selling Cocoa & Cookies

When 5-year-old Katelynn Hardee overheard a Breeze Hill Elementary School parent say she was having difficulty paying for her child’s after-school program, the Vista, California, kindergartener asked her mom to explain why people found themselves in such a predicament. Katelynn’s mother responded by saying, “Sometimes people aren’t as fortunate and we need to try to be kind and give when …

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Bank Employee Steals $88,000, Poses With the Cash, Gets Arrested

This past summer, a North Carolina bank employee named Arlando Henderson raided his branch’s vault and made off with $88,000 in cash. He proceeded to post photos of himself with the cash on Facebook and Instagram, one of which read, “Looking at my brand thinking this is how I got rich.” Now he’s looking at nearly half-a-century in prison after …

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Another Reason to Not Pay for Gas at the Pump

Scammers have been using skimmers at gas pumps to steal credit card info for a while now, but lately, they’ve gotten even more brazen and sophisticated, which is why Lifehacker suggests that you never pay for gas at the gas pump. Visa recently issued a warning about a new scam, where hackers send phishing emails to gas station workers. Once …

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6 (Funny) Places to Hide Your Phone When You Want to Get Things Done

The New Yorker’s Grace Miceli knows that feeling you get when you’re in the middle of an important project, but your phone just won’t stop ringing. So, instead of putting it in silent mode and finding a nearby drawer, here are six humorous suggestions for where to hide your phone: In a fish tank. In a safe, swallow the key. Buried …

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WATCH: Man Skates Out Onto Canadian Lake to Rescue Stranded Deer

An Ontario, Canada man named Ryan Peterson was on his lunch break when he decided to help three deer he’d spotted that were stuck in the ice on Lake of the Woods, near Kenora, CTV reports. Peterson said he was told that rescuers would not be able to help the deer out of concern that the lake was not completely …

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