Archive for February, 2011

Drunk driver missing front tire

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A 23-year-old man is in custody after a Cadillac with only three tires was driven erratically on a city street....Source Related posts:Alleged Drunk Driver Crashes Into California Congressman’s Office Four People Injured ... Read more..

Gaddafi rumored to have left Libya; travel to Venezuela denied

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi may have left Libya for Venezuela, according to a British government official. Caracas, however, denied that he is on his way to the South American country....Source Related ... Read more..

CIA, Air Force duped into buying "fake terrorist-detecting software"

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

The CIA and Air Force were duped into using a software purported to detect terrorist plots but federal officials are not disclosing details of the hoax in the name of ... Read more..

Stop or we’ll schuss: Wyoming uphill skier busted

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

(AP) - A 78-year-old retired doctor was handcuffed and hauled away on a toboggan for skiing uphill in Wyoming, but he won't face charges. Roland Fleck of Jackson was arrested ... Read more..

Town changes name from ‘Speed’ to ‘Speedkills’

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Names can matter, thinks one Australian town named Speed -- which renamed itself "Speedkills" in an effort to promote road safety....Source Related posts:Australian drivers speed to see motorcycle ghost iPhone App Tracks ... Read more..

Engine parts from Delta plane fall from the sky

Monday, February 28th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Deputies at the cargo checkpoint in Port Everglades found engine parts of a Delta aircraft that complained of problems. The flight that experienced problems took off from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International ... Read more..

Student at Oprah’s school for girl hides pregnancy; Brings dead baby to hospital

Sunday, February 27th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

A dead baby is now tied to a student of Oprah Winfrey’s South African school for girls....Source Related posts:Teen fakes pregnancy for school project Woman Fakes Pregnancy, Hides Monkey in Blouse Woman Arrested ... Read more..

Man allegedly killed for his iPhone

Saturday, February 26th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

Two U.K. men have been charged with the murder and robbery of a father who was allegedly killed for his iPhone 4, reports say....Source Related posts:Stanford Offers iPhone App-Making Class Pepsi Slammed ... Read more..

Designer’s sick joke at royal couple’s expense

Saturday, February 26th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

IT is the perfect souvenir for anyone who is already sick of hearing about the royal wedding....Source Related posts:Sick of the royal wedding? There’s a bag for that Wagering on a royal ... Read more..

‘Botox Bandit’ enters plea of no contest in Florida court

Friday, February 25th, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

The woman who has been dubbed the "Botox Bandit" for her penchant of simply walking out on paying her bill for Botox treatments entered a plea of no contest in ... Read more..