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New Orleans's first woman firefighter dies in Wis.

Kathy Wilkerson joined department in 1992

The New Orleans Fire Department said its first woman firefighter -- a mother of two who got off welfare and into a 1992 recruit class -- has died of complications from cancer.

1 dies after being thrown from towed boat

Boat flipped over while being towed by pickup truck

Authorities in Waupaca County say a boat that was being towed by a truck flipped over, causing one person to die of serious head injuries.