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- Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Police say the estranged husband was cleaning out the garage when he made the grisly discovery. (Image YouTube)

Witnesses say the parking officer wanted the paramedic to move his rig but the paramedic said he was assisting someone. (Image ABC 10)

Amanda Skorjanc and her infant son were pulled from the rubble of the Wash. mudslide alive. "I held onto that baby like it was the only purpose that I had," she said. (Image AP)

He joined the fire service at the age of 18, and is both a wealth of knowledge and inspiration to others in the department. (Image FOX8 News)

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Lt. Kellene Davis’ retirement was approved before she could face punishment after a man suffered a heart attack and died across the street from a firehouse

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