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Will Walmart Ice Cream Sandwich Melt in Phoenix?
(30 July 2014)
The Internet is awash with pools of sweet, sticky melted ice cream sandwiches after a Cincinnati woman said that her son's Walmart brand ice cream sandwich just wouldn't melt, even after 12 hours in the sun.
Inmates Escape from Prison, Return After Getting Drunk
Authorities believe that at least four inmates escaped from prison and then returned to the facility after getting drunk.
Couple Petitions to Change Name to 'Seamonster'
A couple have filed paperwork in an effort to legally change both of their middle names to "Seamonster."
Wedding Reception Shut Down When Brawl Breaks Out
A brawl involving dozens of guests broke out at a wedding reception.
Police Cars Collide When Officer Runs Red Light
A police officer was looking at the computer inside his patrol car when he ran a red light and collided with an unmarked police vehicle.
Twins Born 12 Hours Apart on Different Days
The Muldowney twins will share plenty of things in life, but the same birthday isn't one of them.
Tortoise an Accomplice in Alligator's Zoo Escape
The owner of a zoo says a 12-inch alligator has escaped, possibly with some help from a tortoise.
Pile of Dog Poop Lands Man in Jail
(The [Macon] Telegraph)
A Georgia man is in a heap of trouble thanks to a "huge" mess that his dog left in the hallway of a Days Inn in Macon.
Got $200,000? Buy the 'World's Largest Bottle of Catsup'
If you can squeeze about $200,000 out of your bank account, then one of the most iconic towers in America could be yours.
Man Tries to Kill Spider, Sets House on Fire
The man who rented the house was trying to kill a spider in the laundry room with a can of spray paint and a lighter.
Woman Flees In Ice Cream Truck After Underwear Theft
A woman is cooling her heels in jail after she stole underwear from a store and attempted to make her getaway in an ice cream truck.
Man Facing Charges After Gumball Machine Attack
A man was arrested after he gummed up the works at a pizzeria.
Three Skulls Donated To Thrift Store
Officials are searching for the person who donated three human skulls to a thrift store.
Tow Truck Tried To Snag Cop Car
Authorities arrested the owner of Whoops Towing as he tried to haul off an undercover police car.
Military Attempts To Draft 14,000 Dead Men
Most of the men were born between 1893 and 1897 and are no longer with us.
Cook Finds God In Eggplant
The blessed vegetable was cut in such a manner that its seeds appeared to say "GOD" on the inside.
"How To Survive The Running Of The Bulls" Author Gored
Bill Hillmann tripped during the bull run at the festival and was set upon by one of the charging beasts.
Drunk Woman Rode Stolen Horse To Burglary
Christine Saunders was drunk when she stole someone's horse. She then used it to ride to the store she wanted to rob.
Agents Find Live Parrots Hidden Inside Elmo Doll
Agriculture specialists found the birds after cutting open the doll when an X-ray revealed something unusual about the contents.
Pilot Orders Pizza For Passengers After Storm Grounds Flight
Faced with potentially hungry — and grumpy — passengers, a pilot treated them to pizza when storms diverted a flight for a couple of hours.
Drunken Man Tells Officer His Dog Drove Him to the Store
A man who appeared to be "highly intoxicated" was arrested after telling an officer that his dog drove him to the store so that he could purchase corn.
Family Maintains Hold on Pit-Spitting Contest
When it comes to pit spitting, it's tough to beat the Krause family.
UFO Landing Pad Opens in the Hope of Attracting Extraterrestrials To Earth
(The Daily Mirror)
"We're not crazy, we're open-minded," says local official.
Mountain Lion Scares Shoppers
Authorities captured a mountain lion that startled people but didn't hurt anybody at a shopping center.
Diamond Dog Coughs Up MIssing Wedding Ring
A woman who lost her diamond wedding ring five years ago had given up all hope of finding it.
Man Walks Into Bank and Poops Several Times
A bank was closed temporarily after a man strolled in wearing shorts and flip-flops and deposited multiple poops on the floor.
Teenagers Take Stolen Goat to McDonald's
Five teenagers are accused of stealing a goat from a local children's farm and taking it to McDonald's.
Woman Shot While Gun Store Owner Demonstrates Concealed Carry Holster
A gun vendor may face criminal charges after shooting a woman in the leg while demonstrating a concealed carry wallet holster.
Woman Charged with Arson After Lighting Fire to Kill Spider
A woman is facing arson charges after she set a small fire in her home while trying to kill a spider.
Vandals Tag Sow, Piglets with Graffiti
Vandals broke into a petting zoo this week and painted graffiti on a sow and her piglets.
Former Chick-fil-A Employee Robs KFC
A man who worked at a Chick-fil-A restaurant has been accused of robbing a KFC.
University Issues Diplomas with Misspelled Word
Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communication recently gave 30 diplomas to graduates on which the word "integrated" was spelled without the 'n.'
Man Leads Police on Tractor Chase While Drunk
A man is facing a multitude of charges after leading police on a low-speed chase while he was drunkenly driving his tractor.
Cyclist Suffers Concussion During Brutal Goose Attack
A cyclist who was attacked by a Canada goose while she was riding her bike spent five days in the hospital after suffering a concussion, a fractured cheekbone and facial lacerations.
Boy in Trouble After Taking School Bus on Joyride to Walmart
A 12-year-old boy who allegedly took a school bus for a joyride made it 14 miles without having a problem until he tried to park at Walmart.
Carjackers Fail in the Clutch, Can't Drive Stick
An attempted carjacking failed when three carjackers found they were in a vehicle with a manual transmission and none of them knew how to drive a stick shift.
Men Throw Out $1 Million Ticket, Sues Lottery
Two men are suing after they threw out a Powerball ticket worth $1 million.
Woman Scales Barrier to Feed Cookies to Lions
A woman climbed over a railing, breached a barrier of thorn bushes and tried to feed lions cookies through a piano wire fence as she sang to them.
Thief Forgets To Log Out After Checking Facebook During Burglary
Police arrested a burglary suspect who apparently forgot to log out of Facebook after checking his profile during a break-in.
Hot Air Balloon Lands At Women's Prison
Inmates were sent indoors when a hot air balloon landed in the parking lot of a women's prison, but it wasn't an escape attempt.
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