Firefighter leaps into harbor to rescue man

...duty at Station 1 when Cate Ross lifted her cellphone and dialed 911 about 7:30 p.m."We heard a big splash and thought another call, Jenkins and Brady Fink responded to Ross' 911 call in a fire engine. As Fink drove, Jenkins donned a drysuit...
Fisk unseats incumbent Sanford for mayor

...seats. Nankervis won his race by about 321 votes, beating out runner-up Dixie Hood (1,381 votes) and Jason Puckett (911 votes). About 4,000 people voted in that race.After the results were read aloud in chambers, Sanford congratulated Fisk...
Anchorage requests federal help to stop Spice crisis

ANCHORAGE - Andre Boyd, a monitor at the nonprofit Bean's Cafe, said he always calls 911 if he sees someone's eyes roll back into their head."The people who walk away, they're the lucky ones," executive director...
Historic South Carolina floods: Heavy rain, hundreds rescued

...7 feet deep surrounding her apartment near Gills Creek. He said his aunt, Wanda Laboy, waited several hours after calling 911, so family came to help."She's very distressed right now," said Gorrin, 38. "She lost everything."His aunt, who...
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In 911 call, professor admits to shooting girlfriend

GAUTIER, Miss. - In a 911 call, his voice only slightly shaky...roughly around the same time he made the 911 call.By the end of the day, there would...apparently been dating for some time. In the 911 call, Lamb said "I killed my wife...
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Man used phone to call 911 after bear attack

ANCHORAGE -A 62-year-old man used his cellphone to call 911 after he was mauled by a bear while walking a neighbor's dog...when he was attacked Sunday, authorities said."He called 911 to report that he'd been injured in a bear mauling," Central...
Man gets 8 years for rape

...responded to the house after two or three 911 calls that were disconnected and found where the victim was hiding and called 911 from. Ayer specified the knife was not...public."You may want to listen to that 911 call again by yourself," Menendez said...
Anchorage man arrested for stabbing sleeping girlfriend

...sleep and heard screaming voices that "told him to kill his girlfriend" Thursday night.The 18-year-old girlfriend called 911. Anchorage police found her bleeding from a wound on her head and say she was awoken from sleep by her boyfriend stabbing her...
Deputy saves drowning kids in dark pond; the dad is arrested apartment buildings.Lassiter said so himself, during a 911 call Sunday night. Between expletive-laden rage and distraught...Scott quickly found Lassiter talking on the phone with the 911 dispatcher. Lassiter also told Scott his missing son had been...
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Brown bear with cubs mauls Texan

...he hit the bear," Marsh said.The responding fishermen were able to get to a place with good cellphone reception and called 911.Officials with Fish and Game and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service were looking for the bear. Roger Matthews helped guide...


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