Archive for November, 2010

Banff tourists fined for chasing grizzlies

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Some photo-hungry German tourists have landed a fine for chasing and yelling at a grizzly bear and her cubs in Banff....Source Related posts:Man Sneaks Into Grizzly Bear Exhibit At SF Zoo Grizzly ... Read more..

Senior trapped in bathroom for three weeks

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

An elderly woman in France is recovering after she was found trapped in her bathroom for three weeks without food, French media is reporting....Source Related posts:Bank Robber Tunneled Into Bathroom, Missed ... Read more..

TVs gone in 20 seconds

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Step aside Angelina Jolie and Nicholas Cage, these South African thieves have got you beat....Source Related posts:Angelina Jolie Annoyed With Brad Pitt’s Horrible Guitar Playing Naked Angelina Jolie pics responsible for 80% ... Read more..

Alberta seniors demand comfort food on menus

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

More meat and potatœs, please. And cabbage rolls, and perogies, and maybe some pudding and pies for dessert....Source Related posts:Armed Burglars Demand Eggbeater Employers can demand bras be worn Huge demand for hearing aids Call ... Read more..

Men hold up NY pizza makers, flee with wrong dough

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

(AP) - Police in New York City say thieves held up the owners of a pizzeria and then fled with a bag of full dough _ the kind that crusts ... Read more..

"Ugly Betty" Actor Held In Mom’s Decapitation

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Police in Brooklyn arrested “Ugly Betty” actor Michael Brea on Tuesday after his mother was found hacked to death and decapitated by a samurai sword....Source Related posts:30,000 face up to ugly ... Read more..

Outcry After Indonesian Maid Suffers Violent Abuse In Saudi Arabia

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A 23-year-old Indonesian maid is being treated in a hospital in Saudi Arabia after her employers cut off part of her lips, burned her body with a hot iron, fractured ... Read more..

Goat theft on the rise

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

More than 50 goats have been stolen from farms in the Chilliwack-Agassiz, B.C. area over the past couple of months after a wave of rustling incidents....Source Related posts:Actor Ewan McGregor Shares ... Read more..

Car for sale, one owner: the Iranian president

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

IT IS a battered, 33-year-old white Peugeot 504 that most people would be embarrassed to drive....Source Related posts:Frozen car explodes after owner tries to thaw it out Peanut festival celebrates former president Woman, ... Read more..

Women Gang Rape Schoolboy In Papua New Guinea

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Police are hunting 10 women who attacked a 17-year-old schoolboy with a knife and raped him in Papua New Guinea’s Southern Highlands province over the weekend....Source Related posts:White People are Too ... Read more..