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Rescuers save a newborn from sewer pipe in China

May 28th, 2013
BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese firefighters have rescued a newborn boy from a sewer pipe below a squat toilet, sawing out an L-shaped section and then delicately dismantling it to free the cocooned baby, who greeted the rescuers with cries....


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Firefighters, teachers face smaller retirement safety net

February 11th, 2013
For public sector workers across the country, the difference of a couple of years, months or even days when starting on the job could mean the loss of hundreds of thousands of dollars in retirement benefits.


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Swimmer’s belly button ring gets caught on drain

November 16th, 2012
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) -- Firefighters in Colorado say a woman's belly button ring became entangled with a drain cover in a shallow splash pool but that she was freed without injury....


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