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Ducks rescued from storm drain Sunday

DAVENPORT, IA – A family of ducklings crossing River Drive in Davenport, Iowa on Sunday afternoon found themselves trapped in a storm drain.   The Davenport Fire Department and Police Department sprang into action and rescued 10 ducklings.  They were quickly reunited with their mother

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Mountain lion in San Francisco captured

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cougar alert! Not exactly the kind of warning you’d expect to hear in a major U.S. city. But that’s what residents of San Francisco got yesterday. Authorities warned people to be on the lookout after a young mountain lion was spotted wandering around the streets. The

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