Author: Brad Bennett

93-Year-Old Arrested For Not Paying Rent

93-Year-Old Arrested For Not Paying Rent

A 93-year-old woman has had the worst experience of her life when she was arrested for apparently not paying rent for her apartment in an independent living center in Eustis, Florida. According to Eustis police, the woman identified as Juanita Fitzgerald , 93 , was accused of illegally entering an apartment in an independent living center after she apparently refused to pay the rent for the last three months. The […]

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Hemingway’s Six-Toed Cats Brave Out Hurricane Irma

Hemingway’s Six-Toed Cats Brave Out Hurricane Irma

The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, home to roughly 50 six-toed cats descended from one that belonged to Hemingway when he was alive, made it safely through Hurricane Irma. Jacque Sands, the general manager of the Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum told the newspaper that the house was not severely damaged by the cyclone, and that the museum’s 10 staffers […]

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Man Drinking Pint Photographed While Fleeing Terror Attack

Man Drinking Pint Photographed While Fleeing Terror Attack

LONDON – A photo showing people fleeing the latest terrorist attack near London Bridge on Saturday night is being widely shared online. The photo, which was a screenshot from Sky News, shows people running from the bridge, including a man caught who is carefully keeping hold of his beer. People are relating to the image, as a quaint bit of […]

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Delta Plane Dumps Fuel Over Lake Michigan

Delta Plane Dumps Fuel Over Lake Michigan

Detroit A Delta Air Lines spokesman says a flight on its way to Seoul, South Korea, had to dump fuel and return to Detroit Metropolitan Airport after a cockpit light showed there was possibly an open maintenance panel on the outside of the aircraft. Spokesman Trebor Banstetter said Flight 159 took off from Detroit at 4:48 p.m. Saturday and that […]

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The Doomsday Vault Floods, But Humanity Is Still Safe

The Doomsday Vault Floods, But Humanity Is Still Safe

Scientists are concerned about the World Seed Bank on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen. Due to the extremely high temperatures and rain late last year, water flowed in the entrance of the vault. That water then quickly froze. Scientists now are questioning the vulnerability of the bank. The seeds are stored in a safe deep beneath a layer of so-called […]

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Giant squid Caught Near Ireland

Giant squid Caught Near Ireland

IRELAND – A Giant squid was caught off the southwest coast of Ireland According to Irish times, a giant squid was caught off the southwest coast this week and is only the sixth documented Irish sighting of the elusive marine creature on record. The giant squid, measuring 5.8 metres, is the first seen in Irish waters in 22 years. The […]

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Sea Cucumber Smugglers Made Millions On Delicacy

Sea Cucumber Smugglers Made Millions On Delicacy

San Diego – A father-son team for allegedly smuggling more than $17 million worth of sea cucumbers to the United States and exported them to Asia. According to media reports Saturday, David Mayorquín and his father, Ramón Torres Mayorquín, are accused of buying illegally caught sea cucumbers by stealthy fishermen from the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico, pay under false names […]

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Fox Fires Bob Beckel For Being An Old Racist

Fox Fires Bob Beckel For Being An Old Racist

Fox News confirmed Friday that The Five co-host Bob Beckel was fired (again) for making a racist remark. As reported the Washington Post, Beckel “was terminated today for making an insensitive remark to an African-American employee,” the network said in a brief statement. A lawyer handling a racial discrimination lawsuit against Fox says Beckel became angry when a black IT […]

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