Archive for March, 2011

Spurned 92-year-old woman shoots gun at man for not kissing her

Thursday, March 31st, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

An enraged 92-year-old Florida woman shot up her neighbor's house after he refused to kiss her....Source Related posts:Woman Beats Up Man For Not Kissing Her 62 Year Old Man Shoots Gun, Chases ... Read more..

Police called to probe monkey’s pupil text messaging scam

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IT MAY have been intended as a bit of harmless monkey business, but the police certainly did not see the funny side....Source Related posts:Man Misses Monkeys, Hits Neighbor Half-baked? Police called on ... Read more..

Instant karma for suspected Idaho wallet thief

Thursday, March 31st, 2011 Posted in Offbeat News | No Comments »

(AP) - Chalk it up to instant karma. An Idaho man suspected of stealing a wallet from the desk of a prospective employer has been arrested after calling police to ... Read more..

Woman finds her missing dog trapped in burnt out house after 27 days

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A woman was brought to tears after finding her dog alive in the ruins of her house - a month after destroyed by fire....Source Related posts:Elderly Woman Trapped in Bucket for ... Read more..

Men attacked by relative with sword

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Neighbours called police in southern California earlier this week when a samurai-sword-wielding man reportedly chased his relatives through a residential neighbourhood....Source Related posts:Man, Wearing Cape, Robs Adult Store With Wooden Sword Woman ... Read more..

Council declares children a public hazard

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An Australian town has declared war on sidewalk chalk. At first, the town's council called it a violation of municipal graffiti laws, but then declared the children who use the ... Read more..

Chinese farmer claims his sheep gave birth to a dog

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A Chinese farmer is claiming that one of his sheep gave birth to a puppy dog. The “canine” is covered in wool like a lamb but the animal’s mouth, nose, ... Read more..

Study reveals hot dogs may have less carcinogens than rotisserie chicken

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A recent study finds that eating hot dogs or other deli meat may be more healthy than eating rotisserie chicken....Source Related posts:Man Put in Jail After Selling Hot Dogs Made From ... Read more..

Ferret in care after train trip to capital

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Animal welfare charity Scottish SPCA is caring for a ferret that was found on a station platform after a train arrived from London....Source Related posts:Ferret travelled by foot – not by ... Read more..

Man testing new holster shoots himself

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An Oklahoma City man testing out a new holster outside a Bass Pro Shop accidentally shot himself in the finger and leg....Source Related posts:Man accidentally shoots himself in the penis VT Man, ... Read more..