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Ice Bucket Challenge Goes Awry, Firefighters Hurt

A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who were taking part in an "ice bucket challenge." State Department To Diplomats: No #IceBucketChallenge for You The Ice Bucket Stops with Obama Gomes, Lester Go Big On Ice Bucket Challenge Update: ALS Association Donations Top $31 Million

Hernandez Fiancee to Ask Judge to Drop Charges

The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is set to ask a judge to throw out allegations that she lied to a grand jury. Aaron Hernandez’s Cousin Sentenced to Two Years Probation Judge Considers Suppressing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez North Attleboro Murder Case

GAO: Pentagon Violated Law With Bergdahl Swap

The Pentagon broke the law when it swapped Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a prisoner in Afghanistan for five years, for five Taliban leaders, congressional investigators said Thursday.

Mosquitoes With West Nile Found in South Boston

The Boston Public Health Commission announced today that a mosquito pool in South Boston tested positive for the West Nile virus on August 19. Mosquitoes Infected With West Nile Found in Roxbury Spray This, Not That! FAQs on Kids’ Bug Spray 4 Simple Ways to Prevent Mosquito Bites

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