Wednesday, 30 Mar 2005

Dr. Anthony Chidiac was caught by Officer William Lilliston going 35mph in a 25mph zone. When pulled over Chidiac explained to the officer he was on his way to a delivery. “What are you delivering, pizza?” replied Officer Lilliston.

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Oslo police officials have told reporters that the “United States embassy did not want to press charges” against the Norwegian rap group which last year called for the assassination of President George Bush during the US election campaign.

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Two Texas college students were approached by a group of teenage girls who first asked for change then produced weapons: “… all of a sudden, there’s a knife, like three inches from your neck… and a gun pointing at you.” said one of the victims.

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DALLAS, TX. – A now former official for the Boy Scouts of America, who at one time directed a national task force to protect children from sexual abuse, has been charged with possession and distribution of child pornography.

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Monday, 21 Mar 2005

MILWAUKEE – Odors associated with bowling traditionally include smelly feet, cigarette smoke and beer. But what about grape, amaretto and cherry?

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LONDON (Reuters) – When Britain introduced its new freedom of information laws, Angela Wright seized on them as a chance to find an unattached man in uniform.

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – A Belgian man on trial for having sex with dogs claims he did it out of compassion for man’s best friend, a Belgian paper said on Friday.

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Monday, 14 Mar 2005

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A judge on Friday gave late-night TV comedian Jay Leno his blessing to tell virtually all the jokes he wants about pop star Michael Jackson and his child molestation trial.

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An Australian rugby enthusiast has said that he will fight the legal action taken out against him from fast food giant McDonald’s which objects to the registering of the word “McBrat” used on his teams uniforms.

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A Wisconsin high school student has had his legal action asking for summers free of homework thrown out of court by Milwaukee County Circuit Judge Richard Sankovitz.

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Saturday, 12 Mar 2005

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – A stenographer for the U.S. Congress generated alarming headlines in the Sudanese press this week by giving the mistaken impression the United States conducted nuclear tests in the African country in 1962 and 1970.

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PARAGOULD, Ark. (AP) – A jailer gave a laxative to an inmate who had requested cold medicine, then taunted the man as he suffered severe diarrhea, authorities said.

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A toddler who died in December had sepsis, a life-threatening infection, caused by a severe case of diaper rash. The mother, Amy Livingston, 27, and the grandmother, Evelyn Ann Mrsnik, 60, both face charges in the incident. (Nothing funny about death, but this article is stunning).

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BATES TOWNSHIP, Mich. – 29 year old Joseph Stanton is now recovering from an accidental gunshot wound to his abdomen. The mishap occurred when Stanton was in his kitchen cooking dinner when he was shot by his own weapon.

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Wednesday, 9 Mar 2005

A man from Queensland, Australia, who was convicted of possession and cultivation of cannabis, asked for more time to be added to the 18 months he had already served in jail so he could complete a computer course and set up a chess club.

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MIAMI, FLA. – An employee at the Opportunity Cafeteria in Miami discovered a live hand grenade on the counter just after the 6:30 am opening of the eatery.

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HALSEY, Ore. – A high school football coach is to be investigated for licking the wound on the knee of one of his players. Scott Reed, 34, admitted that the wound licking took place. The case came to light after a parent complained about the act.

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Tuesday, 8 Mar 2005

TOKYO – Police on Tuesday questioned three siblings after it was discovered they had been living with the decomposed corpse of their father for nearly a decade, an official said.

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The University of Arizona conducted a survey which revealed that of the 7,300 Hispanic teens studied, 31% of the English speaking teens had sex compared to 14% of the Spanish speaking teens. The causes of the disparity are unknown.

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BANGKOK, Thailand (AP) – More than 600 policemen in the Thai capital have temporarily lost the right to issue tickets to motorists after failing a test on traffic law, a senior police officer said Monday.

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CANBERRA, Australia – More than 40 surfers cruised into the record books Saturday when they successfully rode a giant surfboard off an Australian beach, breaking the previous world record set by an English team of 14 people in 2003.

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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho – Austin Later, 22, got some years tacked onto his sentence following an incident in the courtroom when in a fit of anger he yelled obscenities and threw a file across the room which struck a clerk.

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Monday, 7 Mar 2005

Police closed down a roadway in Escondido in a radiation alert that left authorities searching for a nuclear weapon in California yesterday.

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Republican congressman,Sam Johnson, now says he was joking when he made remarks about personally wanting to drop a nuclear bomb on Syria.

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Delta Air Lines has announced the suspension of one of their pilots after he was discovered to be drunk while preparing for take off.

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – An unidentified 8 year old boy was arrested for disorderly conduct and assault after head butting his teacher and kicking another school staff member on Tuesday. Police hauled off the child in handcuffs following the incident.

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NAZI Germany built a nuclear reactor and atomic weapons before the end of World War II, contrary to popular belief, a Berlin historian says in a book to be released this month.

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Even though he admits to anabolic steroid use prior to gaining his seven Mr. Olympia titles, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger says that bodybuilding officials need to crack down on the drug. He is willing to hold a summit on this issue.

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Florida officials discovered a few interesting things when they inspected a Sarasota-area day care center. They discovered that the site’s operator, Michael Herbert Blevins, is a neo-Nazi leader. Blevins believes non-whites should be exterminated.

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SCHAUMBURG, Ill. The mother of a six-year-old boy who attended Schamburg Christian School says authorities there have suspended him from first grade. The mother, Michelle Fallaw-Gabrielson, says the reason for the suspension was that she had refused to spank him.

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A Chinese medical practitioner has been ordered to pay $7000 to a former patient after he treated her ear problem by touching her genitals.

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