Man burns down home trying to get rid of skunks

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New York Post—FERNDALE, Mich. — Authorities say a man destroyed a suburban Detroit home while trying to use a smoke bomb to rid a crawlspace of skunks. The Detroit Free Press reports the man’s attempt sparked a fire Monday that quickly spread from the crawlspace to the first floor. The fire eventually spread through the walls and...

Man gets prison for trying to kill unborn baby in crash. PENSACOLA, Fla. — A Florida man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for deliberately crashing his vehicle in an attempt to kill a woman’s unborn child. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 36-year-old Onix Afanador was sentenced last week after being convicted previously of aggravated battery on a pregnant woman. Authorities say Afanador...