Catfish falls out of the sky, slaps woman in the face

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Date: September 12th, 2016

fishPHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia woman had to skip her fitness class when she received a minor injury from an unusual accident — being struck by a fish falling out of the sky.

Lisa Lobree said she was on her way to her CoreFitness class in Fairmount Park, near the Art Museum, when she heard a rustling in the trees followed by the feeling of impact on her head.

“I think it might have been head, face, and neck because I smelled so bad afterwards. I smelled disgusting,” Lobree told CBS Philadelphia.  More

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Man Gets 40 Years in Jail after Rejecting Plea That Would Have Set Him Free Immediately

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Date: September 10th, 2016

Category: Crime, Nutty News

raymondTexas – Raymond Lindsey Jr, of Montgomery County, Texas, was recently sentenced to 40 years in prison after rejecting a plea bargain that would have allowed him to go free.

Lindsey had been charged with assault on a public servant and retaliation, following an incident that occurred on January 5, 2015.

Houston Police Department officers were dispatched to an apartment in Southeast Montgomery County for a possible domestic disturbance, where they encountered an aggressive Lindsey and his scared girlfriend.  More

 

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Dad throws 30-pound TV to ward off armed home invader

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Date: September 9th, 2016

Category: Crime, Nutty News

tvKANSAS CITY, Mo – A Missouri dad fended off an armed home intruder by hurling his 30-pound TV at the would-be robber and charging at him.

John Sullivan said he was snoozing on the couch in the living room of his Kansas City home about 10 p.m. when the armed man burst through the unlocked front door and pointed a gun at him.

Sullivan, whose wife was with him in the living room while their four young sons, ages 3-10, slept upstairs, said he jumped into action without thinking.

“I just jumped up,” Sullivan told WDAF-TV. “I wasn’t thinking, just threw the TV at him, and charged right at him, screaming as loud as I can. So it was all instinct.”  More

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Newly discovered flatworm named ‘Baracktrema obamai’ in honor of President Obama

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Date: September 9th, 2016

Baracktrema obamaiWASHINGTON – Scientists looked to honor United States President Barack Obama by naming a newly discovered blood fluke after him.

The new genus of parasitic flatworms which resides in Malaysian freshwater turtles will be known as “Baracktrema obamai” according to the Journal of Parasitology.

Thomas R. Platt, who discovered the flatworm, told the Philadelphia Inquirer the name was not meant to poke fun at or insult President Obama.

“This is something I take very seriously, and I am doing this with the utmost of respect,” he said.  More

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Police may let Muslims wear burka as uniform

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Date: September 9th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, Police

policePolice have said they may let Muslim officers wear the Burka as they seek to boost diversity in the force.

Senior officers at West Midlands Police revealed they would discuss allowing the traditional Islamic dress to become part of Muslim female officers’ uniform at a recent meeting.

Chief Constable, David Thompson, said he would look into employing officers who wear the burka as he looks to increase black and minority ethnic (BME) officers in the region to 30 per cent.  More

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THOUSANDS of ‘witches’ imprisoned for years in huge witchcraft prison camps in Ghana

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Date: September 9th, 2016

ghanaGhana – Hundreds of women are living in poor conditions in the five camps in the north of the country after being accused of dabbling in the occult by superstitious neighbors and even their own families.

Now the British High Commissioner to Ghana, Jon Benjamin, is calling for the camps to be closed.

He told a meeting in Ghana last month, “Personally, I believe in the 21st Century, it’s time to say there is no such thing as a witch and to decry the practice of using such a term to dehumanise vulnerable women.”  More

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India’s government is shaming people into using toilets

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Date: September 9th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, strange

toiletNEW DELHI — India’s government has been on a public toilet building spree. Now, it’s trying to shame people into using them.

An aggressive new campaign ridicules those who are no longer poor but continue to defecate in the open — a practice that remains common in rural India despite its growing wealth and trappings of modern life.

Television commercials and billboards now carry a message that strike at the heart of the Indian contradiction of being the world’s fastest-growing major economy and also where relieving oneself in the open is the norm in most villages.  More

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Student Earns Whole Class a Perfect Score on Chemistry with Epic Paper Ball Toss

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Date: September 8th, 2016

ohioOhio – An Ohio State University student became the most popular kid in school last week after winning his whole class a perfect score on their first chemistry quiz with an amazing paper ball toss.

Every year, Dr. Christopher Callam, an organic chemistry professor at Ohio State University, gives his whole class a chance to ace their first quiz without even studying.

He’s apparently a very hands on kind of guy who likes to demonstrate how chemistry works. To help his students better understand acid base chemistry and proton donors and acceptors, he throws a paper ball in to the crowd and if the person who catches it can toss it all across the class and into the trash can, he gives everyone a perfect score on the quiz.  More

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Seeking escape from home, Kansas man robs bank

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Date: September 8th, 2016

Wyandotte County Detention Center in Kansas City Kansas photo of  Lawrence John RippleKansas – A Kansas man robbed a bank last week in order to go to jail and avoid his wife, court documents showed.

Lawrence John Ripple, 70, told his wife following a fight on Friday that “he’d rather be in jail than at home.”

After writing a note stating that he had a gun and wanted money, Ripple walked to a bank in Kansas City, Kansas, and handed it to the teller.

The teller gave him nearly $3,000.  More

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Mother, daughter arrested after alleged incestuous marriage

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Date: September 8th, 2016

mother daughterDUNCAN, Okla. – A mother and daughter from Oklahoma are accused of having an incestuous marriage.

Patricia Spann, 43, and Misty Spann, 25, were married in March 2016 in Comanche County, court records show.

Police say Patricia is Misty’s biological mother.  More

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60 sightseers will spend the night trapped in broken-down cable cars

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Date: September 8th, 2016

alpsDozens of tourists will spend the night trapped in cable cars suspended in the French Alps after high winds caused a mechanical failure. 

A huge rescue operation was launched after more than 100 people were left trapped in panoramic cable cars suspended 50 metres in the air close to Mont Blanc in the Alps this afternoon.

French, Italian and Swiss rescue services used helicopters to evacuate 50 of the 110 sightseers stranded in Chamonix.  More

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Child Misses First Day Of Kindergarten After Being Left On School Bus

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Date: September 8th, 2016

schoolBIRDSBORO, Pa – Michelle Oquendo is holding her sonPrince a little tighter after a scary bus mishap, on what was supposed to be his first day of kindergarten.

“He was so excited. So excited,” said Oquendo. I have pictures of him. He was read y to go.”

The 5-year-old ended up spending four and a half hours alone on the school bus in 85-degree temperatures after his bus driver neglected to drop him off at Monocacy Elementary Center.  More

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Britney Spears Might Not Understand How “Carpool Karaoke” Works In Sneak Peek

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Date: August 26th, 2016

Category: Entertainment

britney-spearsBritney Spears will appear on Thursday night’s episode of “The Late Late Show with James Corden” – but, judging by a sneak peek at her “Carpool Karaoke” segment, she might be doing it wrong.

 The CBS show released a short promo clip of Brit’s appearance on the incredibly viral series, where famous celebs sing along to their songs — as well as other popular singles — while chit chatting with the Brit host in his car.

The only problem: Britney lip syncs. >more

“This is my heater. There are many like it, but this one is mine.”

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Couple ‘beat up grandmother because she wouldn’t drive them

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Date: August 14th, 2016

coupleFlorida – A couple are charged with beating up a grandmother who refused to drive them to a house so they could have sex.

The pair, Michael Rubio, 25, and Jacquelyn Carrasquillo, 27, of Miami, were in a car with Rubio’s grandmother when they began arguing with her about driving them to a home so they could have sex, Miami-Dade police said, according to Local 10.

The unidentified grandmother refused and eventually got out of the car near Southwest 188th Street and Southwest 197th Avenue so she could walk home.  More

“This is my heater. There are many like it, but this one is mine.”

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Ferris wheel that dropped girls had worn out rivets

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Date: August 13th, 2016

ferrisNASHVILLE, Tennessee – Worn out rivet fasteners on a Ferris wheel are being blamed for an overturned gondola at an eastern Tennessee fair that earlier this week sent three girls plummeting more than 30 feet to the ground.

The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development announced late Friday that it has renewed permits for the ride’s owner, Family Attractions Amusement, to resume operations at other fairs around the state. But the Frris wheel is excluded from the permit.

Inspectors hired by the company and the Greene County Fair found that rivets had worn out on the bottom of the tub carrying the girls, allowing a trim piece to come loose and get lodged in the frame of the wheel and tipping the gondola over.   More

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Police left baffled by poltergeist after paranormal events blight family home for two days

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Date: August 13th, 2016

ukUK – Hardened police officers were left spooked after witnessing bizarre ‘paranormal’ activity at a family home.

After a call out in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire officers witnessed clothes flying across a room and lights going off and on.

Lampshades were placed upside down and oven doors were opening and closing.

Even a chihuahua dog which was playing in the garden was then inexplicably discovered sitting on top of a seven-foot hedge.  More

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Firefighters are called 1,100 times in THREE years to help elderly man in and out of bed

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Date: August 13th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, strange

bedVirginia Beach – Firefighters have made more than 1,000 trips to the home of an elderly Virginia Beach couple over the course of three years. 

George Niemiec needs help twice a day in order to get around and firefighters respond to the home twice a day when Niemiec calls. 

In three years, firefighter have responded 1,100 times. 

We wanted to keep him at home and the only help he needs is getting in and out of bed,’ his wife Shirley Niemiec told CBS 6.  More

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Heartless moment a reporter interviews a dying man live on TV after he was hit by a truck

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Date: August 12th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, Sad, Sick

truckEl Salvador - This is the shocking moment a reporter attempted to interview a dying man live on TV after he was apparently hit by a truck.

Footage of the exchange has emerged online showing the man lying on the ground clearly in pain after the alleged incident in El Salvador.

It also shows the a truck and its shattered windscreen at the side of the road after the supposed collision.

Rather than kneel down to help the man, the reporter from TVO Noticias shoves a microphone in his face as he mumbles: ‘They hit me and I’m hurting.’  More

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Mississippi ex-cheerleader sentenced to 12 years in prison for plot to join ISIS

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Date: August 12th, 2016

youngA Mississippi woman who tried to join the Islamic State group sought to apologize at sentencing Thursday, tearful as a federal judge ordered her to spend 12 years in prison on a terrorism charge.

Vicksburg native Jaelyn Young, who once sought to disguise a planned journey to Syria as her honeymoon, told U.S. District Judge Sharion Aycock that she finds what she did “surreal,” adding she felt shame over her actions and sorrow for the humiliation she caused her family.

“I wasn’t myself. I said and did things that were so contrary to me,” the 20-year-old Young said, hunching her shoulders as she broke down in sobs.  More

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Hundreds ignore man dying on side of road after hit-and-run

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Date: August 12th, 2016

Category: Nutty News, Sad, strange

hundredsNEW DELHI — A stream of cars, motorcycles and pedestrians passed by an injured man struck by a delivery truck on a New Delhi street, leaving him to die, news reports said Friday.

Closed-circuit TV footage showed the man being hit by the small truck at 5:40 a.m. Wednesday as he walked along the side of the road.

The man could be seen flying through the air and landing in the gutter. The truck driver got out of his vehicle but drove away after glancing at the man he’d injured.

One man who did stop at the scene, a bicycle rickshaw driver, ignored the victim but stole his mobile phone, which was lying beside him in the gutter.  More

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