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Spirit Airlines Sued After 90-Year-Old Baggage Handler’s Death

Following the death of a longtime Spirit Airlines baggage handler, his widow is suing the airline over his injury. Nazem Amine was 88 years old when he suffered a hernia in 2015 after lifting 500 pieces of luggage in a single shift. Amine died in July at the age of 90 from a heart attack. His wife, Siham Amine, said Spirit was responsible for the downward spiral of his health that ultimately resulted in his death. Nazem had worked as a handler for Spirit for 16 years when he had…

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Sold-out birthday bash for 90-year-old Louisiana ex-governor

AP Photo/Gerald Herbert BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A more traditional person might call it crass, an ostentatious 90th birthday bash with a $250-per-person price tag to attend. But then, no one would call Louisiana’s four-term former governor, Edwin Edwards – the convicted felon with a wife five decades his junior, a 4-year-old son and a lifetime of making headlines – anything close to traditional. The birthday festivities Saturday night at a posh Baton Rouge hotel sold out weeks in advance, with hundreds of … Read the referenced story here: Sold-out…

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