In Other News

April 13, 2014

In Other News, April 13

Editor’s note: “In Other News” is a list of state, national and global headlines compiled by The Daily Citizen news staff. To suggest a story, email the appropriate link to The deadline is 3 p.m.

Washington state sewage plant invites weddings

A sewage treatment plant near Seattle is advertising its availability as a wedding venue. The Brightwater Wastewater Treatment Center says on Facebook it has a full catering kitchen, audio-video equipment, dance floor and ample parking. — ABC News

Man with first name ‘God’ sues credit rating agency

A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God. — ABC News

Bill would name the Bible as Louisiana state book

Louisiana legislators advanced a bill Thursday that would make the Holy Bible the official Louisiana state book, despite concerns the move could prompt litigation. — The New Orleans Advocate

Man in Superman hoodie helps rescue baby from apartment fire in East Dallas

A four-alarm apartment fire sent two people to the hospital including a firefighter and destroyed dozens of units. — NBC DFW

This is what happens when you give up sugar for one year

The World Health Organization recently announced new guidelines, suggesting we cut our sugar intake to 5 percent of our daily calories, down from the previously recommended 10 percent. But in 2011, Eve Schaub had already decided to do something even more drastic: eliminate sugar from her diet altogether. — Time

One squirrel managed to cause $300,000 in damages to building

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Officials say a wayward squirrel caused about $300,000 in damage to an eastern Indiana community center set to open in June. — The Huffington Post

Police find seven dead babies in Utah County home

Pleasant Grove police made a grisly discovery Saturday: seven dead infants, six of them in cardboard boxes. Megan Huntsman, 39, was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of six counts of murder. — The Salt Lake Tribune

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