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Dancing in public is now legal

Henryetta, Oklahoma - 2017

Dancing in public is now legal throughout Henryetta, Oklahoma. City leaders voted Tuesday to abolish an ordinance on dancing. The dance ordinance, with a penalty of $25, prohibited dance halls within 500 feet of a church or public school. In February, resident Joni Insabella decided to host a dance above her store, which is within 500 feet of a church. The city's Chamber of Commerce posted about the event and called Insabella a rule breaker on Facebook and accused her of getting special treatment, because of her husband, who's the city's attorney. "We wanted just a good, clean, fun event. As I said, we know we're in... more

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Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin killed by stingray

Australia - 2006

The man known as the 'Crocodile Hunter' died after his chest was punctured by a stingray barb while diving off Australia's northeast coast. Leading the tributes from around the world was Australian Prime Minister John Howard, who said he was shocked and distressed at the death. "Australia has lost a wonderful and colourful son. He was a wonderful character. He was a passionate environmentalist. He brought joy and entertainment and excitement to millions of people, particularly to children, and it's such a terrible loss," said the Prime Minister. The 44 year-old colourful personality was filming a documentary about the Great Barrier Reef when tragedy struck. According... more

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English Novelist
1812 - 1870

Accidents will occur in the best regulated families.

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