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Friday, Apr 17, 2015

Offbeat

Mayor seeks $51,000 raise after cutting predecessor's salary

New Jersey mayor seeks $72,000 salary after cutting predecessor's to $21,000 while on council
Published: 04/16/15
Houston hospital says woman has given birth to 5 girls

Houston hospital says woman has given birth to 5 girls

Woman's Hospital of Texas says woman has given birth to all-girl set of quintuplets
Published: 04/16/15
Only horse flagged in NCAA game, Rutgers' Lord Nelson, dies

Only horse flagged in NCAA game, Rutgers' Lord Nelson, dies

Only horse to draw an NCAA penalty, Rutgers University's Lord Nelson, dies at age 42
Published: 04/15/15

Up with umlauts: Lindstrom, Minnesota, to get its dots back

Up with umlauts: Minnesota governor says Lindstrom, Minnesota, must have its dots
Published: 04/15/15

Wolverine tries to escape from carrier at New Jersey airport

Wolverine being transported to Alaska tries to escape from carrier at New Jersey airport
Published: 04/15/15

School for strippers might have kept going, if not for noise

It wasn't the strippers, it was the noise that led to downfall of a Florida stripper school
Published: 04/15/15

Jail to inmates: Buy underwear in commissary or go commando

After contraband found, Ohio jail tells inmates: Buy underwear in commissary or go commando
Published: 04/15/15

Huge metal rooster found in forest following Georgia heist

Stolen 10-foot rooster finally found in forest, but without 1 eye and lacking its beard
Published: 04/15/15

80-year-old Alabama grandfather goes to prom for first time

Alabama student asks 80-year-old grandfather to be her prom date; it was first prom for both
Published: 04/15/15

Police: Man burned trying to kill bedbugs inside rental car

Police: Long Island man poured alcohol on bedbugs in rental car, accidentally set it on fire
Published: 04/15/15