Man skipped work for six years unnoticed

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Date: February 12th, 2016

sleepCADIZ , Spain – A Spanish man was fined after his employer discovered that he had been absent from work for six years without notifying anyone.

Joaquin Garcia, a 69-year-old engineer at a municipal water company in Cadiz, was fined more than $30,300 after his employer discovered that he hadn’t reported for work for six years while attempting to present him an award for 20 years of service.

The maximum fine represents only sightly less than one year of his annual salary of almost $41,600.

His employers at the water company believed he was being supervised by local authorities while deputy mayor Jorge Blas Fernandez thought the opposite to be true.  More

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Serial Robber Told Police She Needed Money For Dog Food & Kitty Litter

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Date: February 12th, 2016

santoroPITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Police say a woman has been arrested for the robberies of several local businesses.

Melissa Santoro, 28, of Banksville, has been arrested in connection with at least three recent robberies along Banksville Road.

During questioning, Santoro admitted to the four robberies.

She told police she needed money for dog food and kitty litter.  More

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Homes, trees are entombed in ice after water main bursts

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Date: February 12th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, strange

iceThe captivating images show how homes, trees, sidewalks and even street signs in Pennsylvania were entombed in ice after a water main burst in freezing temperatures.

Water sprayed up to 20ft in the air after after the main burst overnight in the town of Scranton, with residents saying they awoke to several inches of ice and slush covering the street and leaking into their basements.

The jet of water was high enough that even power lines criss-crossing above the road were left with strings of icicles dangling from them.  More

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Man missing for 30 years suddenly remembers his identity

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Date: February 11th, 2016

edgarNearly 30 years after his disappearance, a Kitchener, Ont., man solved his own cold case when he suddenly remembered his identity.

Edgar Latulip (picture) was 21 years old when he vanished from the southern Ontario city.

But this Wednesday, Waterloo Regional Police confirmed he was found roughly 130 kilometres away in St. Catharines, Ont., and is doing well.

It was revealed that Latulip had suffered a head injury shortly after arriving in the city years ago and “effectively forgot who he was.”  More

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Tiger kills tiger at Sacramento Zoo

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Date: February 11th, 2016

Category: Animals, Nutty News, Sad

tigerSacramento Zoo officials relayed sad news of the death of their 15-year-old female tiger when she was introduced to a male tiger on February 10 in California.

Zoo officials made the announcement via a Sacramento Zoo blog post.

The male tiger, Mohan, became aggressive with the female, Baha, during an introduction on the morning of the female’s death.  More

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Woman leads police on chase through Houston after ‘stealing an ambulance

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Date: February 11th, 2016

ambulanceTexas – A woman led police on a chase through the streets of Houston on Wednesday night after allegedly stealing an ambulance to get away from her boyfriend.

The woman, who has not yet been named, is said to have stolen an ambulance from Station 17 of the Houston, Texas Fire Department.

Police were able to track down the missing vehicle by using a GPS tracker, according to KHOU.  More

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Thousands of thumbtacks found in dog park

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Date: February 11th, 2016

parkHERCULES, California – Police say they have stepped up patrols and are considering putting cameras to try to catch whoever is spreading thousands of thumbtacks across a Northern California dog park.

KNTV reports that dog owners have picked up between 3,000 and 5,000 tacks from the Ohlone Dog Park and a nearby creek in Hercules over the past three weeks and handed them over to police.

Dog owners say they clear one area of tacks only to come back the next day and find more tacks strewn in the same place.  More

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Severed feet, still inside shoes, keep mysteriously washing up on Pacific Northwest shores

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Date: February 11th, 2016

feetThey appear on the sand like any piece of sea detritus. Sometimes they’re found, amid the candy wrappers and cracked shells, by volunteers cleaning up the area.

Other times a vacationer might glimpse the grisly discard from the corner of her eye, a serene walk along the beach interrupted just like that.

As more people learned about these discoveries, they attracted morbid scavengers to the Pacific Northwest shorelines, where the Salish Sea connects waterways along the west coasts of the United States and Canada.  More

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‘I thought I wouldn’t see my family again!’

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Date: February 11th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, Travel

royalNew Jersey – Passengers of a Royal Caribbean cruise ship battered by a major storm in the Atlantic Ocean over the weekend cheered wildly as their boat returned to its New Jersey port on Wednesday night. 

It was an end to a vacation that saw them clinging to their beds and fearing they would never see their loved ones again as 100mph winds and 30-foot waves rocked the boat for hours.

The Anthem of the Seas docked at Bayonne’s Cape Liberty shortly after 9pm, escorted by two tugboats and a Coast Guard vessel.  More

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Psychic sends identical letters from heaven to many customers

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Date: February 10th, 2016

lillyScotland – A grieving woman in Scotland, is angry after learning that she had been scammed by a psychic.

47-year-old Karen Brannigan paid £38 ($55) to a psychic who goes by the name Lillyanne (picture), in hopes of hearing from her late mother.

Brannigan of Glasgow, soon received a letter that was allegedly from her late mother.

However, she soon realized that other customers had received the exact same message from their deceased loved ones.  More

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Charges dropped against woman who nursed baby squirrels

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Date: February 10th, 2016

mariaHOWELL, N.J. (AP) — Charges against a New Jersey woman who nursed two abandoned baby squirrels back to health have been dropped on a technicality.

Maria Vaccarella, of Howell, had faced up to $500 in fines after she took in a pair of baby squirrels abandoned by their mother.

Vaccarella used social media to document the rehab, which caught the attention of state Fish and Wildlife officials.

She was charged with illeg

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Retired carpenter says he was taken by extraterrestrials after going for drinks

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Date: February 10th, 2016

alienIreland – A retired carpenter claims he was abducted by aliens while walking home from Christmas drinks.

Gerry Battles, 61, said he was taken by the extraterrestrials after going for two festive drinks with a friend in Pallaskenry in County Limerick, Ireland.

He said he was subsequently paralyzed, faced by a ‘cone-headed’ alien and warned that the world will end in 850 years’ time, the Irish Mirror reports.  More

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Woman found dead in her car in a Walmart parking been there for months

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Date: February 10th, 2016

mossA 22-year-old woman who died in her car in a Walmart parking lot is thought to have been there for months.

Lauren Jessie Moss was reported missing from a rehab facility on November 13 of last year. 

On Wednesday police recovered her body from her silver 2003 Volkswagen Jetta, which had been in a Walmart parking lot since the end of last year.

The Walmart security footage leads to a conclusion that the girl had been dead in the car for months.  More

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Possum found hiding in toilet paper dispenser

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Date: February 10th, 2016

possumMELBOURNE – A possum was found living in a toilet paper dispenser by staff at a local park.

Parks Victoria shared a photo of the possum, that had torn up a roll of toilet paper and turned the dispenser at Yarra Bend Park into its home.

A staff member discovered the possum while cleaning the bathroom and informed a park ranger named Cameron of its presence.  More

 

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Jury convicts drunk driver who claimed he only consumed beer-battered fish

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Date: February 10th, 2016

johnA Wisconsin jury has rejected claims from a repeat drunk driver that he smelled of booze during a traffic stop because he had just eaten beer-battered fish at lunch.

John Przybyla, 76, was convicted of his tenth drunk driving offense by an Adams County jury that also found him guilty of a second felony charge and a misdemeanor driving with a revoked license count.

Przybyla faces a maximum of more than 12 years in prison on the three counts.

As detailed in a police report, Przybyla was pulled over by a cop in October 2014 for driving erratically.  More

 

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Date: February 9th, 2016

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Man urinated on another passenger sparking ‘big brawl’ on flight to Paris

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Date: February 9th, 2016

flightA passenger allegedly urinated on another traveler, sparking a massive brawl on board an Air Meditarranee flight, say French media.

The plane was flying from the Algerian capital of Algiers to Paris when the mid-air drama unfolded yesterday afternoon, forcing the aircraft to divert to Lyon.

Passengers described a scene of chaos as a shirtless man who was allegedly responsible for the bizarre incident was overpowered by crew.  More

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Goat arrested for trespassing is released on bail

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Date: February 9th, 2016

goatCHHATTISHGARH, India – A goat in India was arrested for trespassing after hopping a judge’s fence and grazing in his garden.

The unnamed goat and its owner Abdul Hassan were called into police custody after the judge complained that the goat had repeatedly jumped the fence in attempts to enter the garden.

“My goat scaled the boundary wall again and ate flowers and vegetables from the garden,” Hassan told NDTV.

“It was taken to the police station and then the police also brought me in.”  More

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Man attacks flea market clerk with samurai sword, blames ‘poltergeist’

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Date: February 9th, 2016

walkerA Florida man on a manic rampage attacked a flea market clerk with a samurai sword and savagely beat an 82-year-old man with a pole because he was haunted by poltergeists and wanted to “kill all that was evil,” police said.

Jovaughn Walker (picture)was arrested on charges of attempted murder, aggravated battery, carjacking and possession of marijuana for his Sunday spree through two Lauderhill shops — a duet of violence that was caught on surveillance video.

“I have seen the (surveillance) video tapes, and these attacks seem to have come out of the blue,” Maj. Rick Rocco told the Sun-Sentinel.

“All of a sudden, he just snapped.”  More

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Electrician gets his head stuck in the ceiling

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Date: February 9th, 2016

headA workman got himself into a bit of difficulty after his head got stuck in the ceiling.

The electrician, who is fitting lights, puts his head through a hole in the ceiling – but is unable to get it back out.

And instead of helping him out, his colleague decides to stand back and film the whole thing.

It appears the man cut a hole in the ceiling to access the wires and popped his head inside to get a better look.  More

 

 

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Five star hotels ‘infested’ with BED BUGS across New York City

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Date: February 9th, 2016

bugsNew York – Tourists visiting some of New York’s most prestigious hotels have reported being bitten by bed bugs despite their five star surroundings. 

Guests at the Waldorf Astoria and Marriott Marquis hotel are among those to have been affected by the infestation.

Reports of bed bugs in the city’s hotels have jumped by 44 per cent over the past year. 

According to the Bed Bug Registry, which lists reports of alleged incidents, there are almost 6,000 incidents in their databases relating to New York.  More

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Man accused of throwing alligator into Wendy’s drive-through window

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Date: February 9th, 2016

wendysROYAL PALM BEACH, Florida – A Florida man was arrested for throwing a live 3-1/2-foot alligator into a Wendy’s drive-through window in what his parents branded “a stupid prank.”

Joshua Jones, 23, of Jupiter, was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals this week following an investigation into the Oct. 11, 2015, incident.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said Jones pulled up to the drive-through window at the Wendy’s in Royal Palm Beach about 2:15 a.m. and tossed the gator into the window after being handed a beverage by a worker.  More

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Woman Keeps McDonald’s Happy Meal Untouched For Six Years – And This Is The Shocking Result

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Date: February 8th, 2016

Category: food, Nutty News, strange

six yearsAlaska – A mum claims to have conducted an experiment where she kept a McDonald’s Happy Meal for SIX years – just to see if it would decompose.

Jennifer Lovdahl, from Alaska, in the U.S., posted a status on Facebook about a meal she bought from the fast food chain back in 2010.

She said: “It’s been 6 years since I bought this “Happy Meal” at McDonald’s. It’s been sitting at our office this whole time.”

Shockingly, the attached pictures – one of the box, with receipt, another of the meal itself – show that the food has hardly changed.   More

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