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An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Investigating Reports Of iPhone User’s Electrocution

Last week, Ma Ailun, a 23-year-old woman from China’s Xinjiang region, was allegedly electrocuted when she answered a call on her iPhone 5 while it was charging, according to the China-based Xinhua news agency.

07/15/2013

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Tree Trimmer Electrocuted While Working At San Jose Home

A man who was hired to trim trees at a South San Jose home died when he was electrocuted late Wednesday morning, a California Division of Occupational Safety and Health spokesman said.

06/27/2013