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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

Offbeat

Woman gets prison for mistaken name jail escape

Ex-Pennsylvania county inmate gets state prison sentence for using name confusion to escape
Published: 10/16/14
Illinois pet dubbed world’s tallest cow

Illinois pet dubbed world’s tallest cow

ORANGEVILLE, Ill. — A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world’s tallest.
Published: 10/16/14
Police: Suspect chased through Chicago Marathon

Police: Suspect chased through Chicago Marathon

Police: Suspect chased through Chicago Marathon, arrested on 3 related charges
Published: 10/15/14

Connecticut man accused of 'mopping aggressively'

Connecticut man accused of taking mop from hotel employee, 'mopping aggressively' at her feet
Published: 10/15/14

Illinois pet dubbed world's tallest cow

Illinois pet breaks world record, dubbed world's tallest cow by Guinness World Records
Published: 10/15/14

Deputies: Man offered Mountain Dew to escape DWI

Do the Dew? Deputies say Albuquerque man tried to use Mountain Dew to get out of DWI
Published: 10/15/14

Truck with portable toilets crashes in California

Truck carrying portable toilets crashes, spills cleaning fluid on Northern California highway
Published: 10/15/14

Woman sent to jail over overgrown yard

Woman sent to jail for 6 hours over failure maintain her yard, with overgrown trees and bushes
Published: 10/15/14
Emu corralled after jaunt through traffic

Emu corralled after jaunt through traffic

Priuses, Beemers, and emus? 6-foot-tall bird captured in Southern California traffic
Published: 10/15/14
Emu corralled after jaunt through Calif. traffic

Emu corralled after jaunt through Calif. traffic

TUSTIN, Calif. – It’s not every day you see a 6-foot-tall bird running in traffic.
Published: 10/14/14