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Freezing Temps Break Water Pipes Across Texas

Several days of subfreezing temperatures resulted in frozen water pipes which are now leaking in homes across the state of Texas. With temperatures now warming above the freezing mark, homeowners are discovering water leaks and rushing to call plumbers for …

Insurer Ordered to Pay $12.4M to Owners of Leaky Iowa Apartments

An insurance company has been told to pay $12.4 million to the owners of a West Des Moines apartment complex that was plagued with water leaks and mold. Construction of the Westlake apartments began in 2002. Westlake Investments LLC of …

Cold Weather Blamed for Tennessee Air Force Base Water Leaks

Officials at Arnold Air Force Base in southern Tennessee say frigid temperatures are impacting Arnold Engineering Development Complex. The colder-than-normal winter weather is being blamed for 31 water leaks resulting in about $200,000 in damages. While $235,000 isn’t cheap, AEDC …

Hundreds of Comics Damaged in Pennsylvania Warehouse Museum

Hundreds and possibly thousands of rare comic books were damaged at a comic museum’s warehouse in western Pennsylvania last week. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that water leaks at the ToonSeum warehouse destroyed books, exhibition reproductions and probably thousands of comic …