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Wednesday 10/10

Police in Britain spot­ted the plant out­side of a Bed­ford, Eng­land, home and the elderly cou­ple told them they had pur­chased the plant at a flea mar­ket, not know­ing it was a mar­i­juana plant. Police said the plant was seized and the cou­ple will not face any legal action but Bed­ford Police posted on the […]

 

Tuesday 10/9

Cus­toms offi­cials in Ams­ter­dam inter­cepted a suit­case con­tain­ing 200 live taran­tu­las. Accord­ing to offi­cials at Schiphol Air­port, a Ger­man cou­ple, fly­ing in from Peru, were also car­ry­ing dozens of cen­tipedes, crick­ets, grasshop­pers and beetles.The creepy crawlers were seized by offi­cers. No word on why the cou­ple had the taran­tu­las and other insects – or if they […]

 

Tuesday 9/25

When police showed up at David Charles Baker’s home, he was bran­dish­ing a shot­gun and walk­ing amid what looked like trip­wires that were hooked up to propane and gas tanks on his front lawn, while shout­ing what offi­cers describe as “non­sen­si­cal” things, the Salt Lake City Tri­bune reports. Thus began a four-hour stand­off, dur­ing which […]

 

Friday 9/21

An Ohio woman got a real kick in the ash from author­i­ties after they searched her home and found the remains of more than 50 peo­ple cre­mated in a funeral home she used to run. Inves­ti­ga­tors were tipped off when con­trac­tors work­ing in Scher­rie McLin’s home stum­bled upon a wall of boxes embossed with the […]

 

Thursday 9/20

66-year-old Steve Gustafson was trim­ming an oak tree at his home in a Florida retire­ment com­mu­nity when he heard what the Orlando Sen­tinel calls a “blood cur­dling yelp.” He turned and saw the gator snatch his dog from the shore of a nearby pond. Gustafson then kind of wigged out and just leaped on the […]

 

Wednesday 9/12

Imag­ine you’re at home and you’re sit­ting on your front porch enjoy­ing the day when all of a sud­den a body lands in your front yard!  Well, the body of a man who attempted to hide in the land­ing gear of an air­plane headed to Heathrow Air­port did just that on a res­i­den­tial street in […]

 

Monday 9/10

Doc­tors at a clinic in France say a boy won­dered why his leg was not heal­ing prop­erly after a May bicy­cle crash. This week, doc­tors dis­cov­ered a nearly 3-inch long brake lever lodged deep in his leg, The Local.fr reported Friday.The boy, whose name was given only as Dylan, under­went surgery this week to remove […]

 

Wednesday 9/5

Wit­nesses say they heard the sounds of break­ing glass and saw Clif­ford Tow­ers climb­ing through a back win­dow in a neigh­bor­ing home, lead­ing them to call cops. When the offi­cers arrived on the scene, they rang the front door­bell in an attempt to access the scene – only to have Tow­ers open up, and promptly surrender. […]