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4 firefighters injured in explosion at an electric company in Arizona

Four firefighters were injured in an explosion while responding to a call for hazardous materials at an electric company in Arizona on Friday night, authorities said. An additional four others were transported for evaluation following the blast at the Arizona Public Service Electric Company in Surprise, said Fire Medical Department Battalion Chief Julie Moore. There’s…MORE

2 Virginia police officers fired for alleged ties to white supremacist groups

Two Virginia police officers were fired after allegations of involvement with white supremacist groups surfaced. Virginia Division of Capitol Police announced on Wednesday that officer Robert Stamm was fired after a review of possible violations of state and division policies. Stamm had been on administrative leave since February 6. Capitol Police spokesperson Joe Macenka told…MORE

Lorraine Warren, ‘Amityville Horror’ and ‘Conjuring’ ghost hunter, dead at 92

Lorraine Warren was one of America’s most well-known paranormal investigators. She and her husband, Ed, traveled widely researching paranormal and occult phenomena, writing books and lecturing. She died “peacefully” in her sleep Thursday night, her son-in-law, Tony Spera, wrote on Facebook. Warren was 92. The New England Society for Psychic Research, which Warren and her…MORE

Flint residents can sue the federal government over water crisis, judge rules

Residents of Flint, Michigan, can proceed with lawsuits that had been filed against the federal government in connection with the city’s water crisis, a federal judge ruled. The lawsuits claim the Environmental Protection Agency was too slow to intervene in the crisis. Judge Linda V. Parker ruled the federal government was not immune from legal…MORE