Archive for March, 2009

Two wheels fall off school bus

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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DOVER, New hampshire – A school bus transporting five children in Dover had two wheels fall off, but the bus company owner says no one was injured.
The bus was taking four students home Monday afternoon when bus company official Garrett Scholes says a bolt sheared because of metal fatigue, allowing the two right rear wheels to fall off. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today Marketplace3balls Golf

Woman arrested for stalking ‘bikini teacher’

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida – A woman has been arrested and charged with stalking a teacher who was fired for working in a bikini. Felisha Nally has been arrested and charged with stalking Tiffany Shepherd. Shepherd gained national attention when she was fired from her teaching job at Port St. Lucie High School for working on a charter boat featuring bikini clad and topless women. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceFrench Connection Limited

Mom accused of giving alcohol to young teens

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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KANSAS CITY, Missouri – A mother and another woman face felony child-endangerment charges after a 14-year-old’s birthday party that ended with two young teens being taken to a hospital. Karen Christine Downs, 43, of Kansas City, and Kelsee Guest, 25, are accused of providing liquor and beer to six 13- and 14-year-olds at a February birthday party for Downs’ daughter. Two girls, one 13 and the other 14, passed out and were later taken to a hospital, according to court documents. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceSky Mall

Woman, 37, beats 69-year-old man over alleged affair

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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UMATILLA, Florida – A 37-year-old Umatilla woman accused of punching her 69-year-old live-in boyfriend in the head while he was taking a shower was charged with battery on a person over 65, according to a Marion County Sheriff’s Office report. The woman, Sandy Jo Tracy, claimed he had been cheating on her. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and Tobacco - Nutty News Today MarketplaceJewelers Alliance Inc.

Bobcat attacks Boy Scout in County park

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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Inverness, Florida – A bobcat attacked two people in separate incidents in Citrus County over the weekend. Johnathon Knecht, 10, and Frank Womack, 71, both sustained scratches and bites from their encounters on Saturday. Womack killed the bobcat in self defense.
According to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers, Knecht was hiking in the Withlacoochee State Forest with his Boy Scout group when the bobcat jumped onto his back, scratching and biting. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceFootnote

PC Virus ‘Time Bomb’ Set to Go Off Within Hours

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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A computer virus that has been spreading around the world for months is set to come alive Wednesday.
Experts have struggled to tackle it, and they do not know who controls it or why it was created. But on Wednesday the virus, dubbed Conficker, will “call home” to its creator to seek new instructions. No one knows what will happen next. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and Tobacco - Nutty News Today Marketplace - Inspired Shades

Cities and States Plan Strange New Taxes on Pretty Much Everything

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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New York’s resident grinch, Gov. David Paterson, tried suggesting a kind of omnibus fun-busting budget that would have taxed New Yorkers for skiing, golfing, camping, being fat, being skinny, going to the movies, going to plays, wearing clothing, going to strip clubs and having more than six fingers or toes. Cigarette taxes are jumping so much on April 1 that it will soon be cheaper to run a tobacco farm than to buy a pack of cigarettes. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today Marketplace - Thrifty Rent-A-Car

Teacher charged with felonies in deaths of two cats

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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Florida – Two cats suffered so cruelly before dying, prosecutors say, that they decided to charge a Palm Beach County teacher with two felonies Monday. Police initially accused Allison Dinsmore, 26, of misdemeanor animal cruelty this month when her two cats’ wasted corpses were found in her Boca Raton apartment. Investigators said the Congress Middle School teacher’s cats clawed up the apartment in a frantic search for food as they starved for up to a month before they died. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceHer Room

JetBlue Employee Gets Locked in Baggage Compartment – Flies from New York to Boston

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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BOSTON — JetBlue says it is investigating how one of its employees wound up in the cargo bin for a New York to Boston flight. The man was discovered by baggage at Logan International Airport after the plane landed there on Saturday. He reportedly told police that he became accidentally locked inside the aircraft’s pressurized luggage compartment after falling asleep. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceGoldsmiths Ltd.

Gator climbs through door, bites homeowner

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Date: March 31st, 2009

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EUSTIS, Florida – Authorities say a small alligator climbed through the porch door of a house north of Orlando and then bit the homeowner’s arm when it was forced out. The 2-foot-long alligator wandered onto James Gaff’s canal-front property in Lake County on Sunday. Gaff tried to remove the gator, which then latched onto his right forearm. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today Marketplace - Avon Canada

Five transports full of Pepsi cola stolen

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Date: March 30th, 2009

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CAMBRIDGE – Five transport trailers, loaded with pop that was set to be delivered to local stores today, were stolen from a Cambridge business on the weekend.
The Pepsi products, trailers and a transport tractor truck that was also taken, are worth about $825,000.
The theft occurred overnight Friday at the Pepsi Bottling Group on Vondrau Drive. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and Tobacco - Nutty News Today MarketplaceMR.BEER

Casino Found in Doublewide Trailer

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Date: March 30th, 2009

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NACOGDOCHES, Texas — An illegal gambling operation in East Texas offered betting in the casino comfort of a doublewide mobile home.
The Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s office says nearly 50 people face charges. Some are due in court by Tuesday. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceMister Watch Online

‘More to Love’ — Fox orders dating competition series for the heavy set

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Date: March 30th, 2009

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Fox is teaming with “The Bachelor” producer Mike Fleiss for a new dating-competition series that casts “average-looking” people.
The series, titled “More to Love,” is billed as the first “dating show for the rest of us,” throwing open its doors to overweight contestants. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and Tobacco - Nutty News Today Marketplace - Gordon’s Jewelers

Mad cow expert may have died from mad cow disease

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Date: March 29th, 2009

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Spain – A Spanish pathologist who specialized in a human strain of mad cow disease died Saturday, and officials suspect the disease played a role in his death, officials said.
The doctor was head of the anatomy pathology section at the University Hospital Principe de Asturias in Alcala de Henares, outside of Madrid, according to the Madrid regional government’s health office. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today Marketplace - Fog Dog Sports

New Orleans Mayor Nagin could lose Dallas home

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Date: March 29th, 2009

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Dallas – According to a Dallas television station, New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin is in danger of losing his Dallas-area townhome. At issue is approximately $1,500 in late fees reportedly owed to a homeowner association. The station, KTVT, reports that Mayor Nagin could lose the home in the suburbs of Dallas over the issue. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today Marketplace - PetSmart