Archive for October, 2008

Mom And 3-Year Old Son Attack Police Officer

Friday, October 31st, 2008 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

A woman and her 3-year-old son allegedly assaulted a Tennessee policeman at a gas station on Wednesday, MyEyewitnessNews.com reported. Police say the Memphis officer stopped a white Cadillac with two ... Read more..

Dog Returns To Florida After 1,200 Mile Trip

Friday, October 31st, 2008 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

Max the Maltese is headed home to Florida after the small dog vanished several months ago and finally turned up 1,200 miles away - in Chicago. Owner Richard Gonzalez of ... Read more..

Man Arrested After Stolen Truck Passes Police Officer Who Owns It

Friday, October 31st, 2008 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

A police officer directing traffic outside a concert in suburban Dallas noticed a familiar-looking truck driving by — his own. The startling sight led to the arrest of James Matthew ... Read more..

Robber Impales Himself On Screwdriver And Dies

Friday, October 31st, 2008 Posted in Dumb Criminal Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

Police say a robbery suspect died after accidentally stabbing himself with his own weapon during the getaway. Fresno police say the man used a screwdriver to rob a Mexican restaurant ... Read more..

Fire In Nuclear Missle Site Went Unnoticed For Five Days

Friday, October 31st, 2008 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

A fire caused $1 million worth of damage at an unmanned underground nuclear launch site last spring, but the Air Force didn't find out about it until five days later, ... Read more..

California To Build Another ‘Musical Road’

Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Posted in Crazy Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

California is poised to begin making Avenue G in Lancaster into another musical road. The first of this type of road can be seen below, it plays the 'Lone Ranger' theme ... Read more..

Train Toilet Drags Passenger Around Bend

Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A Frenchman became trapped while trying to fish his mobile phone out of the toilet on a high-speed train, forcing firefighters to cut through the U-bend to free him, passengers ... Read more..

Australia To Implement Mandatory Internet Censorship

Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

AUSTRALIA will join China in implementing mandatory censoring of the internet under plans put forward by the Federal Government. The revelations emerge as US tech giants Google, Microsoft and Yahoo, ... Read more..

Cop Caught Stealing Donuts

Thursday, October 30th, 2008 Posted in Dumb Criminal Offbeat News, Funny Offbeat News, Offbeat News | No Comments »

State police say an upstate New York college campus policeman was helping himself to free pastries at a local convenience store. The Valero Nice N Easy offers free coffee to ... Read more..

Judge Rules Homeless May Use Park Benches As Addresses

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008 Posted in Offbeat News | 1 Comment »

A federal judge in Ohio has ruled that counties must allow homeless voters to list park benches and other locations that aren't buildings as their addresses. U.S. District Judge Edmund ... Read more..