Archive for July, 2008

Man Dies Tampering With Electric Meter After Service Shut Off

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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CONWAY, Arkansas – A Conway-area man died from electrocution while he was using jumper cables to hook up power to his house after his electricity was shut off.
Authorities say 33-year-old Lonnie Montgomery was found dead Wednesday outside his home on Skunk Hollow Road. He was still clutching one end of a set of jumper cables. Officials say the other end was connected the electricity meter box. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceBLUEBAY RESORTS

Fisherman killed by his fishing lure

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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New York – A Long Island fisherman has died after a freak accident in which a weighted lure hit him in the eye and lodged in his brain.
Jaime Chicas, 21, was angling on some rocks at Jones Beach at about 8 p.m. Friday when his line snapped back and a 3-ounce sinker recoiled violently, penetrating his eye socket and hitting his brain. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceTiger Direct

Man Selling Her Wedding Dress To Pay For Divorce – Gastric Bypass Surgery Led To Demise Of Marriage

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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BUCKS County, Pennsylvania – A Pennsylvania man whose wife left him for a younger man is selling her wedding dress on eBay to help pay for his divorce lawyer. The dress is pretty much all he has left to show of his 11-year marriage and the headline on eBay sums it up: “Selling dress to pay for divorce! Wife cheated.” Jimmy says after he paid for his wife to undergo gastric bypass surgery their marriage started to crumble: “Bottom line, wife got skinny, wife cheated.” More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceShoe Trader

Officers Shoot Man After Traffic Stop – Lied: said he had a gun

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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INDIANAPOLIS – A man was shot by at least one of two Indianapolis Metro police officers early Thursday morning on the city’s northwest side. Police said they stopped the Cary George Osborne, 45, in the parking lot of a Denny’s restaurant in the 8800 block of Michigan Road at about 1 a.m. after he was spotted driving erratically. IMPD Sgt. Matt Mount said that as the officers approached Osborne, he began arguing with them, pushed an officer and told them he had a gun. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceRelax The Back

Dumb Crook: Woman forged District Attorney’s name as part ID theft ring

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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Utah – A Utah woman who admitted forging checks using business names she picked from the phone book has been sentenced to 70 months in a federal prison for bank fraud and identity theft. Justine Coppolino, 39, who was sentenced Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Dee Benson, also had admitted cashing fraudulent personal checks. Authorities said one of these checks bore the forged signature of Howard Lemcke, a Salt Lake County deputy district attorney. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceBooks-A-Million

Man ran over and killed biker to avoid accident report

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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Illinois – A Bellwood man deliberately ran over and killed a motorcyclist in an attempt to avoid filing a police accident report, authorities said Thursday. Frederick Griffin, 29, rear-ended Frank MacNaught’s motorcycle in west suburban Addison on Sunday evening, said Assistant DuPage County State’s Atty. Brook Locke.McNaught, 37, of Lombard, attempted to get Griffin to stop and wait for police so that a report could be filed. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceKnet Golf

Suspects Allegedly Kill Landlord by Forcing Walking Stick Down His Throat

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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UK – A frail grandad was murdered by having his walking stick rammed down his throat. The cane was forced eight inches into the gullet of mild-mannered Alan Bowles, 64, as he sat in his armchair. The loving dad-of-two choked to death in agony in the horrific attack by his lodger and two evil pals — one a woman — a court heard yesterday. Cops found his body days later. He also had five broken ribs — consistent with being kicked. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceMikasa

Man breaks into home – Gives woman a foot rub

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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South Carolina – Police were called to a home in the 800 block of Zeigler Road in West Columbia at 7 a.m. Saturday after a woman said a man broke into her home and gave her a foot rub.
The woman told officers she and her husband were asleep in bed when she woke to find an unknown man at the foot of her bed, massaging her feet. She said she screamed, waking her husband, who chased the intruder out of the house but couldn’t catch him. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceAmerica’s Largest Pet Pharmacy

Man accused of biting off another man’s nose – Nose gone: Dogs may have eaten it

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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IOWA CITY, Iowa – An alcohol-fueled argument between two friends degenerated into a fight in which one man bit off the other man’s nose, police said. Donroy Merrival was charged Tuesday with willful injury stemming from the July 24 fight. He also faced charges in an unrelated incident a couple of days later. Authorities said he was drinking with another man when they started arguing and the other man hit him with a shovel. They say Merrival responded by biting off the man’s nose and part of his lip. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceJames Allen

Drug stash found during stereo installation

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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Maryland – A man who brought his car into a Best Buy store in Frederick County to get a new stereo installed should have checked his vehicle a little more carefully before ordering the work, according to authorities. The technician found suspected crack cocaine and drug paraphernalia and called police, who found the owner still in the store on Guilford Drive and arrested him Tuesday. Frederick County Sheriff Deputy Timothy Grove reported finding more drugs and $1,400 in the man’s pockets. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceDiscovery Channel Store

Copper thieves delay treatment for cancer patients

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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California – Radiation therapy couldn’t be performed on dozens of cancer patients because a would-be metal thief ripped out copper plumbing that cools radiation machines in a northern San Diego County outpatient clinic. Oncology Therapies of Vista office manager Beth Bourbeau discovered the vandalism Wednesday and up to 65 patients went without radiation therapy. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceMcAfee

Man injured by golf ball gets $725,000

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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New Jersey – Landscapers in New Jersey better check for golf balls before mowing.
That’s because a Monmouth County man who got glass in his eye when a golf ball struck his window has received a $725,000 settlement.
Defendants in the lawsuit made no admission of liability under terms of the settlement.
Thomas Guhl was driving in Farmingdale when a gold ball hit his windshield in 2006. More… Discount Magazine Subscriptions - Discount Cigarettes & Tobacco - Nutty News MarketplaceMacys

Woman Burns to Death While Cooking

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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COMMACK, New York – An 89-year-old Long Island woman has burned to death in her kitchen after her clothes caught fire while she was cooking.
Grace Spadoro’s daughter-in-law says she heard the family dog barking at their Commack home Wednesday afternoon and went to check on what was going on. Suffolk County police say Spadoro was engulfed in flames by the time her daughter-in-law found her. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceFox TV Store

Authorities question whether ten-year-old may work as bullfighter

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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MARSEILLE, France – French prosecutors said Thursday they had opened an enquiry to determine whether a 10-year-old Franco-Mexican torero’s planned appearance at a bullfight is legal. Bullfighter Michelito is due to take part Saturday in a competition in the southern town of Fontvieille between youngsters from French, Spanish and Latin American bullfighting schools. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplacePark Seed

Boa constrictor bites snake instructor at zoo camp for kids

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Date: July 31st, 2008

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A female employee at Brevard Zoo was bitten on the neck by a boa constrictor this afternoon, but is reportedly in stable condition, emergency responders and zoo officials are reporting. A woman who was an instructor in one of the zoo’s camps had taken the snake out for a presentation. “It was up by her neck,” said Zoo spokeswoman Andrea Hill. “She did get bitten in the neck.” More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplacePinatas