Electrocution

Tennessee man executed in electric chair for 1986 fatal stabbing of woman and daughter

7 days ago   |   NY Daily News

A Tennessee man convicted of fatally stabbing a woman and her 15-year-old daughter more than three decades ago was executed Thursday night in the electric chair - the third...
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Death row inmate eats cheesesteak, quotes Bible before being electrocuted

Death row inmate eats cheesesteak, quotes Bible before being electrocuted

7 days ago   |   New York Post

A Tennessee inmate convicted of the 1986 murders of a mother and her 15-year-old daughter was executed on Thursday night - marking the third time the state has used the...
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56-year-old man dies after touching third rail inside subway station

56-year-old man dies after touching third rail inside subway station

29 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

A man died Thursday morning when he came into contact with the third rail inside a Lower East Side train station, police said. The 56-year-old, who is possibly homeless, was...
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Straphanger, 56, dies after touching the third rail in Lower East Side train station

29 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

A 56-year-old man died early Thursday when he was electrocuted by the third rail in a Lower East Side train tunnel, officials said. He is the second person in a week to die in...
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Suspect electrocuted on SEPTA rail after fleeing police during arrest

29 days ago   |   ABC

A suspect was electrocuted on Wednesday night on the Broad Street Line after fleeing police during an arrest.
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Worker killed at former Northridge Mall

Worker killed at former Northridge Mall

30 days ago   |   WISN

A worker was killed at the former Northridge Mall on Monday night. His family says he was electrocuted.
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Teen electrocuted on Guatemala trip by live wire in hotel pool

Teen electrocuted on Guatemala trip by live wire in hotel pool

1 month ago   |   New York Post

A vacationing Tennessee teen was killed and his sister injured by a live electrical wire that was for some reason left in a Guatemala hotel swimming pool. Seth Washam, 18, was...
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Two dead, one hospitalized, in separate incidents in NYC subway system over 14-hour span

1 month ago   |   NY Daily News

Two men died, one of them electrocuted by the third rail, and a third was hospitalized in the city's subway system during separate incidents Thursday, officials said. The...
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Parents issue warning after 9-year-old daughter dies from electrocution in family pool

Parents issue warning after 9-year-old daughter dies from electrocution in family pool

1 month ago   |   WESH

“Everybody thinks, they watch these tragic stories on the news and they think, 'Not me, not in my house.' I thought it. And it happened to me in my house."
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9-year-old California girl electrocuted while swimming in pool, police believe

1 month ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. - Police said a 9-year-old Northern California girl died Sunday afternoon after she was apparently electrocuted when a swimming pool light...
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Trade War Heats Up Again As China Sets Tariffs On $75 Billion In U.S. Goods...

Trade War Heats Up Again As China Sets Tariffs On $75 Billion In U.S. Goods, Autos

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Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

The little boy was saving money for a trip to Dave and Buster's, according to his family. Read more ...

Billionaire David Koch dead at 79

Billionaire David Koch dead at 79

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China hits back at the Trump administration with tariffs on $75 billion...

China hits back at the Trump administration with tariffs on $75 billion worth of US products

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More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade Tensions

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Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

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Special prosecutor who will re-investigate Jussie Smollett announced

Special prosecutor who will re-investigate Jussie Smollett announced

Dan Webb was picked to lead the second look at the notorious false report case - including whether new charges should be brought against the "Empire" actor. Read more ...

David Koch, billionaire conservative donor, dies at 79

David Koch, billionaire conservative donor, dies at 79

Billionaire businessman and philanthropist David Koch - whose financial support for conservative causes transformed him and his brother, Charles, into deep-pocketed bogeymen... Read more ...

Son sought after former NFL player, wife found dead in Minnesota home

Son sought after former NFL player, wife found dead in Minnesota home

Barry Bennett was a defensive lineman with the Saints, Jets and Vikings in an 11-season NFL career that ended in 1988. He was 63. Read more ...

Trump orders U.S. companies to find China 'alternative'

Trump orders U.S. companies to find China 'alternative'

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