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Stop Killing the Spiders You Find at Home

(KEZK) - It's likely that the last time you saw a spider in your home, you tried to kill it. Well, there's an American spider expert that's trying to convince people not to do that. Besides the potential to gain superpowers, the eight-legged arachnids are actually beneficial, says Matt Bertone,...
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Firefighters Warn Leaving a Water Bottle in Your Car Can Set it on Fire

(KEZK) - Who knew a full or partially-full waterbottle could be so deadly!? As St. Louis and most of the U.S. are dealing with the hottest week of the year thus far, firefighters are reminding people to stay hydrated. But when you do, don't leave half-full water bottles in the car because they...
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Hero saves his 8 year old niece in house fire; 'I'd rather get burnt than her'

( KEZK ) - A Washington man is recovering from second- and third-degree burns after he risked his life to save his 8-year-old niece. #BREAKING Aberdeen fire hero Derrick Byrd on rushing back into a burning house to rescue his niece. 6pm on #KOMONews pic.twitter.com/HeHzBN0e7g — Keith Eldridge (@...
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More Than 3,000 People Hurt Themselves Carving Pumpkins in 2017

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission , pumpkin-carving mishaps accounted for nearly 3,200 of 16,706 Halloween-related injuries recorded in 2017. "Pumpkin carving is a fun activity, but it can result in serious cuts on the hand and injuries to bones and tendons," American Academy of...
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