Archive for April, 2009

Murder Victim’s Claim Denied for ‘Pre-Existing Condition’

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Date: April 24th, 2009

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Tennessee – The widow of a man killed last year when he was shot in the back is suing the life insurance company that refuses to pay a claim because the man had a “pre-existing condition,” unrelated to the cause of his death. According to the lawsuit filed by Stephanie McCraw, widow of Curtis McCraw, who was gunned down by unknown assailants last April in Knoxville, Tenn., Settlers Life Insurance denied her claim because her husband had Hepatitis C. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and Tobacco - Nutty News Today Marketplace1-800-PetMeds

Pharmacy Admits Medication Mistake in Death of 21 Polo Ponies

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Date: April 23rd, 2009

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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida – An official at a Florida pharmacy said Thursday the business incorrectly prepared a supplement given to 21 polo horses that died over the weekend while preparing to play in a championship match.
Jennifer Beckett of Franck’s Pharmacy in Ocala, Fla., told The Associated Press in a statement that the business conducted an internal investigation that found “the strength of an ingredient in the medication was incorrect.” More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceCult Beauty Ltd.

Michael Jackson Flees After Crash With Ambulance

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Date: April 23rd, 2009

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Beverly Hills – King of pop Michael Jackson may have been involved in a bizarre hit-and-run collision with an ambulance in Beverly Hills on Wednesday afternoon, a medic said Wednesday. “We were hit by the Escalade, and I was taking pictures for my company insurance,” Mauro said. “About 30 seconds after, Jackson walked out of a medical building. He jumped into the Escalade and they sped off.” More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceWayside Gardens

Woman sues stores, claims homeless man beat her

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Date: April 22nd, 2009

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Nashville – Fran MacLaren and her husband, Thomas, filed suit in Davidson County Circuit Court. MacLaren gave a homeless man a cheeseburger as he was lying down in a parking spot outside the restaurant. Craig shouted he didn’t want the burger, just money and threw the burger at MacLaren, she testified. “I told him he was an ungrateful bastard,” she testified. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceBrownstone Studio

Teacher sends boy, 5, home with bag of poo

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Date: April 22nd, 2009

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YAKIMA, Washington – A 5-year-old student at Apple Valley Elementary in Yakima headed home on the bus with more than books in his backpack. Inside was a smelly package his father never imagined he’d be toting around. “I’m still kind of in shock over this, because why would somebody do this? It’s disgusting!” said the boy’s father, who wished to be identified only as “Jason.”Jason says his son’s kindergarten teacher had bagged up a piece of human feces and stuck it in his son’s backpack. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceFrench Connection Limited

Parking meter repairman is accused of skimming $170,000 from broken meters

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Date: April 22nd, 2009

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Alexandria – Imagine $170,000. Now imagine that much in quarters and nickels and dimes.
That’s how much money Alexandria police say William J. Fell stole, canister by canister, from his job as a parking meter repairman over about a year.
After becoming suspicious, police searched his Stafford County home last week. And hit the jackpot. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceLandscape USA

Man tries to rob dry cleaners with sword

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Date: April 22nd, 2009

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Massachusetts – Police said a man dressed liked a ninja used a sword in an attempt to rob a Weymouth dry cleaner.
According to police, a convenience store clerk called police Monday after she noticed a man walking into the store wearing a ski mask and a sword in a sheath on his belt. Police said that when the man noticed her, he pulled his mask off and asked whether she was calling about him. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplacePicaboo

Man fabricates robbery to make ex-girlfriend feel bad

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Date: April 21st, 2009

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PALM CITY – A Palm City man accused of fabricating an armed robbery last week to try to make his girlfriend feel bad for leaving him was arrested after deputies unraveled the ruse, according to recently released reports.
Derick A. Culberson, 22, initially told officials late Friday night that two men robbed him at gunpoint. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceComp USA

Turbulence blamed for paralyzing woman in Continental flight

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Date: April 21st, 2009

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McALLEN – A woman was paralyzed and two other people were injured during a turbulent flight from Houston that arrived here early Saturday morning.
The woman, 47, was using the plane’s bathroom when the aircraft encountered turbulence and descendent rapidly, throwing her against the ceiling, said Dr. Trey Fulp, an orthopedic spine surgeon treating her at McAllen Medical Center. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceSky Mall

Jealous Stripper Assaults Rookie Co-Worker With Stiletto

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Date: April 21st, 2009

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Ohio – A jealous stripper allegedly attacked a rookie co-worker with a stiletto shoe the first day at her new job, police told the Beacon Journal in Ohio.
The 52-year-old victim, who got the job through a friend because she needed extra money to make ends meet, went to the basement dressing room Friday when the dancer began hitting the woman with her high-heeled shoe, police said. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceCamping World

Craigslist Killer Suspect – Clean-cut medical student

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Date: April 21st, 2009

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Boston – The fiancée of the clean-cut medical student who is charged with robbing two women he met on Craigslist and killing one says police have got the wrong guy. But according to police, he robbed three women he solicited through personal ads on Craigslist, killing one of them, Julissa Brisman, in an upscale Boston hotel. More… Update… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceThe Popcorn Factory

Stabbing revolved around permission to use bathroom

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Date: April 20th, 2009

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FORT PIERCE — A 26-year-old man accused of stabbing another man after that man let his girlfriend use the alleged stabber’s bathroom is facing a felony charge, according to an arrest affidavit released Monday. When the girlfriend headed to the restroom, Diaz ”got upset at him for letting her use his bathroom” and stabbed the victim’s arm and face. More… Discount Magazine Subscriptions - Discount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today Marketplace - Lamps Plus

Veterinarians Blame Toxin in Death of 21 Polo Horses

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Date: April 20th, 2009

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WELLINGTON, Florida – The sudden death of 21 polo horses in Florida may have been caused by a toxin that has yet to be identified by tests and could have been in the animals’ feed, vitamins or supplements, veterinarians said Monday.
The horses from the Venezuelan-owned team Lechuza Caracas sickened just before a tournament Sunday, collapsing and dying on the scene or while being treated at vet clinics or transported, officials said. More… Update… Update… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceBig Contacts

Former university football player charged with burglary of food

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Date: April 20th, 2009

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Former University of Delaware defensive tackle Julian James, 22, was charged with one count of felony second-degree burglary, six counts of attempted burglary and two counts of theft on Tuesday.
The senior didn’t steal money, iPods, an Xbox or a television… but food… $82 worth! More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceDrink Up For Less

Shortages of ammo and gun accessories cropping up nationwide

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Date: April 20th, 2009

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USA – “People are panicking and buying,” said Furtardo, assistant manager. “The crime rate is high, and they are flat scared of what is going to happen in the next few years with the economy and the country. Manufacturers weren’t prepared for this.”
Some people fear that taxes on ammunition, guns and other firearms-related materials might drastically increase, as they have on cigarettes. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccoNutty News Today MarketplaceTop Pills Pharmaceutical Products