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This Sept. 21, 2014 photo taken by hiker Darsh Patel, a bear approaches in New Jersey's Apshawa Preserve.  (AP Photo/Darsh Patel via West Milford Police Department)

NJ hiker takes pictures of bear just before it killed him

(Associated Press) WEST MILFORD, NJ – A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to death.
Police in West Milford have released five photos taken by 22-year-old Darsh Patel before he was killed by the 300-pound black bear while hiking with [...]

 

Wednesday November 26th, 2014 | No comments »


The complaints came in following the Bucs' home game against Atlanta.

Bucs’ concession vendor served water as booze

(WFLA – News Channel 8) TAMPA – As the Buccaneers stumbled their way to another loss, November 9th, against the Atlanta Falcons, their concessions vendor, Aramark, also dropped the ball.
Troy Sykes was at a bar, on the Club level of Raymond James Stadium, when he and a friend ordered some Tequila.
“The ladies next to us [...]

 

Wednesday November 26th, 2014 | No comments »


American Beauty, released in 1999, took home five Oscars including 'Best Picture."

Coming to Netflix next month!

(Huffington Post) It’s the holiday season, which means those hours of free time you’ve been waiting for are finally on the way.
Kick back on your well-earned days off with these TV shows and movies, hitting Netflix in December 2015.
This list is tentative and subject to change. Not all titles may be available on the [...]

 

Wednesday November 26th, 2014 | No comments »


A color mosaic taken by NASA's Mars Curiosity rover Mast Camera shows strata exposed along the margins of the valleys in the "Pahrump Hills" region on Mars. photo courtesy of NASA

Woman claiming to be former NASA worker says she saw humans walking on Mars in 1979

(International Business Times) NEW YORK – A woman named “Jackie,” who claims to be a former NASA employee, called Coast to Coast AM in the U.S. She claimed she had seen evidence of two human figures walking towards the Viking lander on Mars in 1979.
The “former NASA employee” asked the radio show presenter to solve a 27-year-old mystery [...]

 

Wednesday November 26th, 2014 | No comments »


Martinez, left, was Maddon's bench coach for nine seasons.

Rays’ bench coach Dave Martinez opts to leave team

(Chicago Tribune) ST. PETERSBURG – Former Chicago Cubs outfielder and managerial candidate Dave Martinez announced Tuesday he is resigning as Tampa Bay’s bench coach after seven seasons.
Martinez, 50, who interviewed for the Cubs’ managerial position 13 months ago, resigned after not being named one of three finalists for the Rays’ vacant managerial position.
The [...]

 

Wednesday November 26th, 2014 | No comments »


Wilson sat down with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos.

Ferguson cop Wilson: ‘I know I did my job right’

(Associated Press) FERGUSON, Missouri – Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson says he couldn’t have done anything differently in his confrontation with Michael Brown to have prevented the 18-year-old’s shooting death.
Wilson made his first public statements Tuesday during an interview with ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos.
He told Stephanopoulos he has a clean conscience because “I know I [...]

 

Wednesday November 26th, 2014 | No comments »


Emery, 57, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound early Tuesday.

Pinellas Park man threatens family dog, shoots self in face instead

PINELLAS PARK, Fl. – A 57-year-old Bay area man died early Tuesday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Dennis Eugene Emery was pronounced dead at the scene just after 6 am.
According to a Pinellas Park Police Department report officers were dispatched to a residence in the 5200 block of 87th Ave. North in response to a disturbance [...]

 

Tuesday November 25th, 2014 | No comments »


Fuller is writing a book about his  exploits called 'Below The Rim.'

Former Vandy hoops star stuffed girl in suitcase to conceal affair

(BroBible.com) NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Kyle “Zoom” Fuller was the starting point guard for The Vanderbilt Commodores in the SEC. He is now writing a tell-all book currently on Kickstarter titled “Below The Rim” that captures the craziness of the college experience for star athletes as shown through his own insane stories.
The Kickstarter page promises [...]

 

Tuesday November 25th, 2014 | No comments »


Hanline's DNA did not match evidence collected at the crime scene.

Wrongly convicted California man released from prison after 36 years

(KTLA.com) VENTURA, Calf. – A wrongfully convicted man who spent 36 years behind bars in California was set free Monday.
In Ventura, Superior Court Judge Donald D. Coleman ordered Michael Ray Hanline, 68, to be released but required that he still wear a GPS monitoring device.
It was found that DNA evidence collected at the crime scene [...]

 

Tuesday November 25th, 2014 | No comments »


Ferraro, 21, was released from jail after posting a bond of $2,000.

New Hampshire woman assaults boyfriend over Monopoly game

(CBS Boston) HOOKSETT, N.H. – A game of Monopoly ended with a young woman under arrest in New Hampshire.
Hooksett police say they were called to a home on Post Road late Sunday night for a report of a domestic disturbance.
Alyssa Ferraro, 21, told officers “she got into an argument with her boyfriend over a game [...]

 

Tuesday November 25th, 2014 | No comments »