Elderly woman dies in Ottawa house fire OTTAWA - An elderly woman is dead after a two-alarm fire in the south end of Ottawa on Saturday. Fire crews responded to a call of a house fire (on Kodiak St. in the South Keys neighbourhood) shortly before 7 p.m. Crews reported very heavy smoke and ... 02/8/2015 - 3:44 am | View Link
Woman jumps to death from Malate condo MANILA, Philippines – An unidentified woman jumped off a condominium in Malate, Manila on Thursday evening. A closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage saw the woman riding the elevator of Grand Towers Manila Condominium from the 29th floor down to the ... 11/23/2012 - 6:45 am | View Link
Woman jumps from Skyway Bridge St. Petersburg, Florida -- A woman jumped to her death tonight from the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said the incident happened around 7 p.m. The victim's body has been recovered by St. Petersburg Fire Rescue. 04/27/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Woman shot in landlord-tenant dispute; man jumps out window A dispute between a female tenant and her female landlord in Skyway ended in a shooting Wednesday afternoon. According to a dispatcher at the King County Sheriff’s Office, a woman was shot in the stomach at about 5:20 p.m. at South 117th Street and 85th ... 11/23/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
St. Paul woman's death ruled a homicide An autopsy showed that Heidi Marie Firkus, 25, died from a gunshot wound to her back, St. Paul police said Tuesday. The manner of death was ruled a homicide, said spokesman Sgt. Paul Schnell. Firkus was shot in the kitchen of her home at 1794 W. Minnehaha ... 04/26/2010 - 9:17 pm | View Link
Skyway to Heaven Do airlines refuse to pair Christian pilots and co-pilots because of the Rapture? 03/1/2015 - 7:19 am | View Website
Sunshine Skyway Bridge The Bob Graham Sunshine Skyway Bridge is a bridge spanning Tampa Bay, Florida, with a cable-stayed main span, and a total length of 21,877 feet (4.1 miles or ... 02/28/2015 - 8:21 pm | View Website
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The Haunted Sunshine Skyway Bridge The Haunted Sunshine Skyway Bridge "Some of the most famous highway ghost stories stem from fatal accidents on the road. "~Dan Asfar - Haunted Highways 02/28/2015 - 2:37 pm | View Website
Pulaski Skyway The Pulaski Skyway is a four-lane bridge-causeway in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of New Jersey, carrying a freeway designated U.S. Route 1/9 (US 1/9) for ... 02/28/2015 - 12:04 am | View Website
By Tim Willert, Staff WriterGUTHRIE — Riley Prather didn’t fare quite as well as he had hoped.
The Guthrie High School junior recently showed four breeding gilts at the Logan County Spring Livestock Show and not one of the well-groomed hogs impressed judges enough to garner first place.
Prather, 17, took it all in stride.
By William Crum, Staff WriterStreet, drainage projects lag
City Manager Jim Couch says the 2009 recession and a cap on property tax growth have combined to slow spending on projects approved by voters in 2007.
By Randy Ellis, Staff WriterThe Oklahoma Pension Commission showed unfair bias and abused the competitive bidding process in the way it selected NEPC, LLC, to continue as the pension fund’s management consultant, says state Auditor Gary Jones.
Some commissioners also may have violated the Oklahoma Open Meeting Act, he said.
“This is what allows corruption to start to happen, if you don’t understand the basic concept of fair treatment,” said Jones, who was the only commission member to vote against the selection of NEPC last week.