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    Almost all of Nevada City, CA, lost power for 30 minutes this spring when a branch blew off a tree and hit a Pacific Gas & Electric power line.
    The Grass Valley Union newspaper reported the outage delayed the trial of PG&E for failing to trim vegetation around power lines as required by the state.
  • Give em a hand! A team of Latvian doctors claimed a new world record after reattaching four severed hands in just five days. According to the Baltic News Service...
  • I do....but to who? About four years ago David Weinlick, 28, Minneapolis, got tired of people asking him when he was going to get married, so he started to answer, 'June 13, 1998.' It became part of his...
  • Bouncing baby boy 3-year-old Lateef Wise, Philadelphia, PA, was left home alone last week. At about 9:30 a.m., the frightened and crying boy pushed out the screen of an open window. Then he fell from the apartment, bounced off an air conditioner protruding from a...
  • Like a hole in the head !! Travis Bogumill, a construction worker in Eau Claire, Wis., was shot with a nail gun that drove a 3 1/4 inch nail all the way into his skull, and the only difference he can see is that he`s...
  • Well, it worked !! Norias, Texas - Six men believed to be illegal aliens from Mexico were killed by a freight train while sleeping on the tracks.'The train crew saw some...