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Colorado woman comes forward in daughter’s quest to find 7 strangers her father helped on 9/11

Joyce Blutt refers to Emilio Martinez as her guardian angel, her Saint Emilio. Blutt, 74, is one of seven strangers who Martinez drove from the Omaha, Nebraska, airport to Denver for free on Sept. 11, 2001, after their planes were grounded in the wake of the terrorist attacks. Martinez died in 2016, but his daughter, […]

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Woman appears in court charged with child’s murder in Rotorua

A woman has appeared in the Rotorua District Court charged with the murder of a child in Rotorua on Sunday. The 27-year-old woman appeared in court via audio-visual link. She was granted interim name suppression. The woman entered no plea and did not apply for bail. Judge Greg Hollister-Jones remanded the woman in custody without […]

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Upper Hutt house fire: Woman threw her dog to safety before dying in blaze

A woman was able to throw her dog to safety before perishing in an Upper Hutt house fireearlier this month. Police have revealed more information about the incident in a statement appealing for information about two separate fires at an address in Bridge Rd, Birchville, Upper Hutt. The first fire started at the residential property […]

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Sydney woman unable to buy house with $93k savings turns to bank of mum and dad

Keiran Mannion has been saving for her own home since she was 14 and scored her first job at McDonalds. During university, she worked four jobs including at a couple of cafes, and since graduating has taken up a role in PR. The 25-year-old saved a whopping $93,000 but it still wasn’t enough to buy […]

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British woman develops sepsis after crocodile attack in Mexico

The condition of a British woman bitten by a crocodile in Mexico has deteriorated after she developed sepsis, her sister says. Melissa Laurie, 28, is in an induced coma in a Mexican hospital after being attacked by the reptile while swimming in Manialtepec Lagoon, near Puerto Escondido, about 450 miles (724km) southeast of Mexico City. […]

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Manslaughter trial: Woman did not fail to protect her husband from injury – defence

A woman whose husband allegedly died from infected sores all over his body, sitting in his own encrusted faecal matter and a maggot pupae in his hip, did not fail to take reasonable steps to prevent injury, a jury has heard. Malia Li is on trial for manslaughter in the High Court at Auckland. The […]

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Police: Fort Collins woman shoots dead man in domestic violence homicide

A woman shot and killed a man early Friday morning in the Fort Collins home they shared in what police are describing as a domestic violence homicide. At about 4:30 a.m. officers responded to the 1600 block of Sagewood Drive on a shooting, police said in a news release. “The two involved people lived in […]

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British woman Mayra Zulfiqar killed in Pakistan ‘after refusing to marry a man’

A British woman of Pakistani origin has been found dead in the city of Lahore. Mayra Zulfiqar is believed to have been aged about 25, and news reports said she was killed after refusing to marry a man. Ms Zulfiqar’s friend Mohammad Nazeer had told police a man wanted to marry her and had threatened […]

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Woman killed, child injured in T-bone crash in Longmont

One woman died following a T-bone crash in Longmont Thursday evening, and a 3-year-old, who was ejected out of a vehicle, was seriously injured. On Thursday at 5:57 p.m., police and firefighters in Longmont responded to East 17th Avenue and Alpine Street after receiving a report of a crash involving two vehicles. The intersection is […]

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Colorado woman signs onto class-action lawsuit against U.S. Department of Ed seeking LGBTQ protections

A Longmont woman and former Colorado Christian University student is now part of a class-action lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education, which asks the agency to better protect LGBTQ students at taxpayer-funded, religiously affiliated educational institutions. Journey Mueller, 21, previously spoke to The Denver Post about harrowing accounts of conversion therapy she said she […]