Archive for December, 2007

Man shot to death at OK Corral

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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HANAHAN SC — A 23-year-old man was shot to death inside a Remount Road nightclub early Sunday.
Berkeley County Deputy Coroner George Oliver said the shooting occurred between 4:30 and 5 a.m. at the OK Corral at 1726 1/2 Remount Road.
The victim, a Hispanic male, was pronounced dead at the scene, Oliver said. An autopsy showed he had been shot multiple times, he said. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Woman In Wheelchair Killed By Fire Truck

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Firefighters responding to a call Monday evening struck and killed a woman in a wheelchair.
The woman was struck as the San Antonio fire truck was leaving a Wells Fargo Bank parking lot, said both witnesses and police.
The crew was responding to a call and thought that they hit something, but reportedly didn’t see anything until they noticed sparks coming from underneath the truck near Highway 90 and Loop 410. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Teen Gives Birth At McDonalds – Says She Didn’t Know She Was Pregnant

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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VANCOUVER, Washington – A McDonald’s employee in Vancouver is a new mom after a fast delivery at the fast-food restaurant.
Danielle Miller, 16, was working at the McDonald’s on Gher Road and state Route 500 on Dec. 21 when she suddenly felt ill and ran to the bathroom, reported television station KPTV in Portland, Oregon. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Rosie O’Donnell speaks out about being named most annoying celebrity

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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USA – Comedienne Rosie O’Donnell has hit back after she was named the world’s most annoying celebrity by insisting all stars are irritating.
The former talk show host won 44 percent of the vote in the survey conducted by Parade magazine with second place going to Paris Hilton. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Convict Covers Himself In Feces In Attempt To Avoid Sentencing

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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VOLUSIA COUNTY, Florida – A convicted armed robber did everything he could to get out of his sentencing Thursday, even stripping naked. But in the end, he was brought to the courtroom on the judge’s terms. A jail supervisor told the judge that Barrett had refused to dress for court and then covered himself with his own waste, even throwing some at corrections officers. He’s on his third public defender, having spit on his previous two, once in open court. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Man killed by steamroller in front of his family as he chased his ‘beloved’ hat

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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UK – A father died in an accident with a steam engine as he tried to retrieve his hat.
Michael Amette, 68, was a passenger on a trailer being pulled by the giant roller when the wind caught his beret.
He jumped off the trailer to grab it but smashed his head into one of the steam engine’s rear wheels. Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Brewery exec had to smash two bottles of $3000 wine at airport because of 100ml rule

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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Australia – A BREWERY executive was on the verge of tears when he had to smash two bottles of Australia’s best known wine, worth $3000, at the airport.Neil Grant, the southern region general manager with Fosters Australia, ran foul of the tough security rules at Melbourne’s Tullmarine airport as he was about to board an Emirates flight to the UK. But he’d forgotten about the 100ml liquid rule applying to carry-on luggage. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Family Living At Airport

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin – It’s a strange story that’s gets even stranger. A Bosnian family allegedly living at Milwaukee’s airport. Back on Christmas Day Tatjana Voloder and her family were in the airport baggage claim, where they had lived for more than a week, but then they mysteriously disappeared – for days. An airport employee said as of Sunday morning the family was still living in the baggage claim area. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Woman Who Tried to Kill President Ford Freed

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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SAN FRANCISCO, California – Sara Jane Moore, who took a shot at President Ford in a 1975 assassination attempt, was released from prison Monday. Moore, 77, had served about 30 years of a life sentence when she was released from the federal prison in Dublin, east of San Francisco, the Federal Bureau of Prisons said.
She was 40 feet away from Ford outside a hotel in San Francisco when she fired a shot at him on Sept. 22, 1975. As she raised her .38- caliber revolver and pulled the trigger, Oliver Sipple, a disabled former Marine standing next to her, pushed up her arm. The bullet flew over Ford’s head by several feet. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Woman Escorted Off Bus For Reading Bible Aloud

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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FORT WORTH, Texas ? A passenger on a Fort Worth bus says the T. Bus Service discriminated against her religion. Christine Lutz says she was reading her Bible to her children when the bus driver asked her to stop or get off the bus. Lutz, a Seventh Day Adventist, and her children were on their way to church. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Firefighters Rescue Woman Stuck in Chimney

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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MT. RAINIER, Maryland – No, it wasn’t Santa Claus.
A 19-year-old Maryland woman got stuck in a two-story chimney about 12:20 a.m. Monday at her father’s tire shop on Bladensburg Road, apparently because she had locked her wallet and keys inside.
Prince George’s County firefighters were called to the scene by the woman’s boyfriend. They found the teenager stuck 14 feet inside the chimney. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Burglar found asleep on the victim’s bed

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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Bonifay, Florida – A Bonifay man had first court appearance this week after being charged with four counts of burglary, including one in which authorities said he was found asleep on the victim’s bed.
Responding to a 9-1-1 call at an Armstrong Street residence early Dec. 22, Bonifay police and Holmes County Sheriff’s Office deputies found Patrick Richard Hazell, of 801 Banfill Ave., asleep on a bed, according to a Bonifay police spokesman. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Helicopter crashes hovering over lost hunter

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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TUSCUMBIA, Alabama – A helicopter conducting an aerial search for a missing hunter crashed in thick woods early Sunday, killing all three people on board moments after they had found the man. The helicopter crew had spotted the hunter, and the crash occurred as the aircraft was hovering over him. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

States responding to outcry with stiffer criminal penalties – Tree rustlers

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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WHITESBURG, Kentucky – The crime scene — a once-wooded landscape marked by tire tracks and tree stumps — makes the victim, Verna Potter, feel physically violated.
“It’s just like someone cut your heart out,” says the 77-year-old Potter, who lost an estimated $50,000 worth of generations-old oak trees. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising

Baby shares birthday with one-year-old sister to the minute

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Date: December 31st, 2007

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BUFFALO, New York – When Claire Wargo was born Friday in Buffalo, N.Y., she came into the world at precisely the same minute as her sister did exactly one year earlier. Claire was delivered by Caesarean section at 8:33 a.m., Dec. 28, but doctors said the timing was the result of the hospital’s schedule, and not a desire for Claire and her sister Natalie to share a birthday moment. Full StoryDiscount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty Nutty News Advertising