Archive for November, 2008

Judge allows civil suit over co-worker’s perfume

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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DETROIT – A federal judge says a Detroit city employee can proceed with a civil suit claiming she couldn’t work because of a co-worker’s strong perfume.
The Detroit News says U.S. District Judge Lawrence Zatkoff determined Susan McBride has a potential claim under the Americans with Disabilities Act. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceOnly Natural Pet Store

Mars bar addiction blamed for attacks on girlfriend

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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CALLINGTON, England – A Callington, England, man who admitted to attacking his girlfriend twice in 10 days told the court his violence was caused by an addiction to Mars bars.
Marco Fella, 38, admitted to hitting his 34-year-old girlfriend in the face with a piece of rope and biting her finger a few days later when she refused to wear thong underwear instead of her “big pants,” The Daily Mail reported Thursday. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceLuggage Online

Rosie O’Donnell’s new variety show flops

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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Rosie O’Donnell gave NBC a real turkey. The network’s attempt to revive the primetime variety show failed to draw an audience Wednesday night, tying for the evening’s lowest-rated program. A mere 5 million viewers tuned in for the 8 p.m. premiere of “Rosie Live,” with the program earning a 1.2 preliminary adults 18-49 rating. The telecast matched ABC’s recently canceled “Pushing Daisies” as the night’s lowest-rated program on a major broadcast network. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceLaptops For Less

China executes man for ant-breeding scheme

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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China – China has executed a businessman convicted of bilking thousands of investors out of $416 million in a bogus ant-breeding scheme, state media reported Thursday.
The official Xinhua News Agency said Wang Zhendong, who was found guilty of fraud and sentenced to death in February last year, was executed in north China’s Liaoning province on Wednesday. The death penalty is used broadly in China. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceUS Online Rx

Astronauts have Thanksgiving in space

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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HOUSTON – Thanksgiving in space is an unusual place for the traditional feast but it was still turkey, stuffing and yams for U.S. and Russian astronauts, NASA said.
Taking time off before the Endeavour begins its undocking procedure to return to Earth, the 10 gathered in a roomy module called Harmony aboard the International Space Station for their Thanksgiving dinner, The Houston Chronicle reported. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceLifeLock Identity Theft Services

Pirates Killed in Standoff

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone — Pirates attacked a Chinese fishing vessel in a rare attack off West Africa, officials said Thursday.
Four of the pirates, all from neighboring Guinea, were killed early Wednesday in a clash with the Sierra Leone navy, police spokesman Mohamed Samura said. Two were shot and another two drowned, he said. The remaining four were arrested. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplacePaul Fredrick Men Style

Thieves steal house brick by brick

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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UK – Thieves didn’t try to steal from this house, they tried to pinch the whole thing. Dressed as workmen, they attempted to take the building, brick by brick and slate by slate.
The pair even stopped for lunch during their audacious theft and a neighbour inadvertently helped them by collecting fallen tiles. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceHotels.com

Zoo sells reindeer droppings as ornaments

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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BLOOMINGTON – It began with a family legend about John Tobias’ Irish grandmother in the early 1900s. “She would take chocolate drops — she would sprinkle them around so the kids would think reindeer came at Christmas.” That memory, and talk about stringing cranberries and popcorn, led to an idea from zoo marketing director Susie Ohley: to use reindeer droppings in Christmas ornaments for a fundraiser. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceDavid’s Cookies

Jealous lover who blinded woman with acid will be blinded with acid

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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Iran – A jealous lover who blinded a woman with acid is also to be blinded with acid under the country’s Islamic law. A 27-year-old named only as Majid confessed to attacking Ameneh Bahrami in 2004 to dissuade anyone from marrying the woman he loved. Wednesday’s ruling was issued based on the Islamic law system of ‘qisas,’ or eye for an eye retribution. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News Marketplace1-800 CONTACTS

Man shoots teen – Looked at him the wrong way

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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HURST, Texas – Police searched for a gunman Wednesday who opened fire on a teen after the youth apparently looked at him the wrong way at an apartment complex.
The 16-year-old was hit in the right buttocks, and his injury was not life-threatening, police said Wednesday. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & Tobacco - Nutty News MarketplaceBooksfree

Police mistake widow’s tomato plants for cannabis factory

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Date: November 27th, 2008

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UK – The officers burst in with sniffer dogs and took samples of the plants for analysis. Lulu Matheson, who has lived in the property in Shieldaig for 53 years, said she was shaken up by the encounter.
Mrs Matheson told the Daily Mail: “I got a terrible fright and I couldn’t understand what they were doing here because I knew we had nothing more than tomatoes in the window. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceVitamin World

Teen lives 118 days without heart

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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MIAMI – An American teen-ager survived for nearly four months without a heart, kept alive by a custom-built artificial blood-pumping device, until she was able to have a heart transplant, doctors in Miami said on Wednesday. The doctors said they knew of another case in which an adult had been kept alive in Germany for nine months without a heart but said they believed this was the first time a child had survived in this manner for so long. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceJoin The NRA

Workers riot at toy factory

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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DONGGUAN, China – It started as a pay dispute at a southern Chinese toy factory. But it quickly turned into a riot as laid-off workers tapped into a network of friends and unemployed laborers who flipped over a police car, stormed into the plant and smashed office computers.
The latest violent protest to rock China’s export machine was still simmering Wednesday at the massive plant, which makes Nerf toys for the U.S. company Hasbro Inc. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceJust My Size

Tax-Free Guns on Black Friday

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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COLUMBIA, South Carolina – TVs and laptops won’t be the only hot items in South Carolina this Black Friday. The state is offering an unusual perk to shoppers: no sales tax on handguns, rifles and shotguns. The so-called “Second Amendment Weekend” is thanks to a little-debated amendment legislators tacked on this summer to a tax break for energy-efficient appliances. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceAnimals911.org Discount Pet Products

Woman Sets Possessed Apartment on Fire

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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ATLANTA, Georgia – A Marietta woman told authorities she set two fires in her apartment because items inside were possessed. Felicia Johnson is charged with arson. This is an unusual arson case. Investigators said Johnson was trying to cleanse her apartment but in doing so she put lives in danger. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News Marketplace - Catherines Plus Sizes

Nurse Accused of Twice Being Drunk in Operating Room

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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Wisconsin – A Wisconsin operating room nurse’s license has been suspended after she was caught allegedly working legally drunk at least twice, WGBA TV reported Tuesday.
Cindy Elizabeth Kocian, worked at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wisc., allegedly had a blood alcohol level of .095 on Oct. 22, 2007.
“She was working in the operating room while under the influence of, and impaired by, alcohol,” according to state records. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceAnimals911.org Discount Pet Products

Parents clash over kindergarten Thanksgiving costumes

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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Claremont – For decades, Claremont kindergartners have celebrated Thanksgiving by dressing up as pilgrims and Native Americans and sharing a feast. But on Tuesday, when the youngsters meet for their turkey and songs, they won’t be wearing their hand-made bonnets, headdresses and fringed vests. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceFlight Tracker – Track Any flight

Drunk Driver Ends Police Chase by Running Over Himself

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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SANTA FE, New Mexico – A man is in a northern New Mexico jail, accused of driving drunk and leading police on a chase that finally ended with him running over himself. Roy Travis Aguilar, 21, was treated for minor injuries at a Santa Fe hospital and booked into the Sandoval County detention center on charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated, fleeing a police officer, careless driving and two other outstanding traffic warrants. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceNetflix

Men entered Britain illegally in fake Christmas tree

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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NORTHAMPTON, England – British authorities said four men are being questioned after they allegedly entered the country illegally by hiding in a 32-foot-tall fake Christmas tree.
Northamptonshire Police said two Iraqi men and two Iranian men were turned over to the country’s Border Agency after staff at a council depot in the city of Northampton, England, discovered them hiding in the back of a truck. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceC Medical

Man releases hundreds of worms in train – Wanted to see women shake their legs

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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TOKYO – A Japanese man was arrested for releasing hundreds of beetle larvae inside a moving express train to try to scare female passengers, police said Tuesday.
“I wanted to see women get scared and shake their legs,” police quoted 35-year-old Manabu Mizuta as saying. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplacePrisoner Pen Pal

Father Raped Daughters For 30 Years – Bore 9 Children

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Date: November 26th, 2008

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LONDON — A father who repeatedly raped his two daughters for nearly 30 years told the children the abuse would never stop.
They finally broke the silence this year, but only after he had fathered nine of their children. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplacePetCareRx

Thanksgiving in Space: It’s Not Grandma’s Home Cooking

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Date: November 25th, 2008

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HOUSTON — The smoked turkey resembles sliced deli meat but stiffer, the candied yams are bland inside, the green beans taste like they’ve been microwaved to death and the corn bread stuffing has a broth-heavy, institutional flavor.
Grandma’s home cooking, it’s not. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceUS Online Rx

School Bus Driver Allegedly Asked Cheerleaders to Lift Up Shirts for Money

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Date: November 25th, 2008

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Massachusetts – A longtime school bus driver could be fired after several members of a cheerleading squad in Lynnfield, Mass., said he offered them $40 to lift up their shirts. Driver Bill Diamond, 56, was suspended without pay after the allegations surfaced, MyFOXBoston.com reported. Diamond has been at the job for 23 years.
“This clearly goes well beyond any bounds of acceptable behavior,” said town administrator William Gustus. More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplacePrisoner Pen Pal