Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Bizarre News

Florida man bites police officer during warrant hearing

Florida man bites police officer during warrant hearing

Miami (AP) — Authorities say a man bit a police officer who was taking him into custody during a hearing in a Miami courtroom.Miami-Dade police spokesman Argemis Colome tells news outlets the officer suffered a "severe injury" when Godel Leveille bit...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Baron Cohen to pay fine for Czechs sporting Borat mankinis

Baron Cohen to pay fine for Czechs sporting Borat mankinis

PRAGUE — Comic actor Sacha Baron Cohen has offered to pay the fines for six Czech tourists who were reportedly detained by authorities in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana for dressing up as his character Borat. Sporting lime green "mankinis" and black wig...
Updated: 11 hours ago
UPDATED: Crocodile spotted lurking on Florida beach has been captured (w/video)

UPDATED: Crocodile spotted lurking on Florida beach has been captured (w/video)

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Authorities say they’ve captured a 6-foot (2-meter) crocodile that came ashore on a Florida beach.News outlets report that wildlife officers caught the large reptile Monday afternoon on Hollywood Beach.Hollywood spokeswoman Joann Hu...
Published: 11/20/17
UPDATED: Crocodile spotted lurking on Hollywood, Florida beach has been captured (w/video)

UPDATED: Crocodile spotted lurking on Hollywood, Florida beach has been captured (w/video)

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Authorities say they’ve captured a 6-foot (2-meter) crocodile that came ashore on a Florida beach.News outlets report that wildlife officers caught the large reptile Monday afternoon on Hollywood Beach.Hollywood spokeswoman Joann Hu...
Published: 11/20/17
His emotional support squirrel could get him evicted, but he won’t live without her

His emotional support squirrel could get him evicted, but he won’t live without her

Ryan Boylan and Brutis are inseparable pals.Boylan tells Clearwater’s WFLA News Channel 8 , "I can’t imagine not being around her."As for Brutis, she always has a shoulder to lean on.Problem is, Brutis is a squirrel, and property managers at Boylan’s...
Published: 11/12/17
Police: Naked burglar bursts into Florida woman’s home, tries on her clothes, rolls around in yard

Police: Naked burglar bursts into Florida woman’s home, tries on her clothes, rolls around in yard

Authorities say a naked Florida man burst into a woman’s home, ran around inside and then tried on some of her clothes before he was arrested. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports that 40-year-old Joseph Vaglica is charged with burglary with assaul...
Published: 11/11/17
Updated: 11/13/17
Don't fight, Ivana and Melania

Don't fight, Ivana and Melania

Things are getting a little Real Housewives around the White House.In one of the stranger sideshows to his presidency, President Donald Trump's first and third wives, Ivana and Melania, respectively, on Monday had a very public war of words — a...
Updated one month ago
Flutes contaminated with semen might have been given to children, school officials warn

Flutes contaminated with semen might have been given to children, school officials warn

Several school districts in Southern California warned parents this weekend that flutes and recorders given to children through a nonprofit music program may have been contaminated with bodily fluids. At least one district specified that those fluids...
Updated: 2 months ago
Fort Myers woman arrested for doing cocaine off iPhone in parent pick-up line

Fort Myers woman arrested for doing cocaine off iPhone in parent pick-up line

A Fort Myers woman was arrested Tuesday after police saw her snorting cocaine off her iPhone while in the parent pick-up line at a Lee County middle school.The school's resource officer saw Christina Hester, 39, chopping up cocaine on her iPhone. Whe...
Updated: 3 months ago
Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring

Lucky carrot: Alberta woman finds mother-in-law's lost ring

CAMROSE, Alberta — A Canadian woman who lost her engagement ring 13 years ago while weeding her garden on the family farm is wearing it proudly again after her daughter-in-law pulled it from the ground on a misshapen carrot.Mary Grams, 84, said...
Updated: 3 months ago