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News Quirks

Boom Boxes on Wheels

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Dec 2,2009 - Two men lacking masks when they broke into an apartment in Carroll, Iowa, used a Sharpie marker to draw on masks.

News Quirks

Road Worries

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Nov 25,2009 - Bulgarian prosecutors announced they're investigating a new gambling game, called "Russian road roulette," where drivers bet as much as $7,400 that they can speed through red lights...

News Quirks

Ivy League Follies

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Nov 18,2009 - Belgian authorities said two robbers misguessed how much dynamite it took to blow open a cash machine in Dinant.

News Quirks

Good Housekeeping

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Nov 11,2009 - Scientists investigating a large crater in Latvia, initially believed to have been caused by a meteorite, concluded it was a hoax.

News Quirks

Smart Phone, Dumb Owner

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Nov 4,2009 - Aaron R. Klein, 24, couldn't pay his $57.75 tab at a bar in Brookfield, Wis., so he left his cell phone as collateral and said he'd come back the next day to settle up.

News Quirks

When Guns Are Outlawed

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Oct 28,2009 - When police went to a home in Regina, Saskatchewan, looking for David William McKay, 28, a man matching McKay’s description answered the door but said his name was “Matthew"...

News Quirks

App for That

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Oct 21,2009 - Sheriff's deputies charged Jonathan G. Parker, 19, with breaking into a home in Berkeley County, W.Va., after the victim noticed he used her computer to check his Facebook account...

News Quirks

Coitus Interruptus

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Oct 14,2009 - Mitchel L. Legg, 26, was at a police station in Richmond, Ind., filling out an application to carry a gun...

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Lost in Translation

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Oct 7,2009 - Police in Hinton, W.Va., accused attorney Matthew Don Reed, 32, of trying to steal Social Security numbers...

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TSA’s Bend-and-Spread Policy

By Roland Sweet
POSTED // Sep 30,2009 - Less than two hours after three men robbed a woman in Columbus, Ohio, the victim notified police that one of them showed up at her home and asked her for a date.
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