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  • Aunt: Mom charged with stabbing daughter lost job, 'snapped'

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Tulsa woman charged with stabbing her 11-year-old daughter 50 to 70 times, hitting her in the head with a pickaxe, then setting their home on fire recently lost her job… The post Aunt: Mom charged with stabbing daughter lost job, ‘snapped’ appeared first on WTOP.

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  • When lava flows, a Hawaiian goddess' name is invoked

    HONOLULU (AP) — In rural Hawaii neighborhoods where lava from Kilauea volcano has burned down or threatened to consume the homes, a name often comes up: Pele (peh-leh). “You can’t really predict what Pele is… The post When lava flows, a Hawaiian goddess’ name is invoked appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Tulsa woman jailed without bond after attack on child

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Tulsa woman remains jailed without bond Wednesday morning after authorities accused her of stabbing her eldest daughter and setting their home on fire. Taheerah Ahmad was arrested Tuesday afternoon after… The post Tulsa woman jailed without bond after attack on child appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Autopsy report: Exploding vape pen killed Florida man

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — An autopsy report says a 38-year-old Florida man was killed by an exploding vape pen. The report released Tuesday confirms the vape pen was responsible for the May 5 death… The post Autopsy report: Exploding vape pen killed Florida man appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Mother arrested, child found safe after Tulsa stabbing

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa police on Tuesday arrested a woman who they say bound and gagged her three daughters, stabbed the eldest repeatedly and set their house on fire. Police said a patrol officer… The post Mother arrested, child found safe after Tulsa stabbing appeared first on WTOP.

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