Police in Iowa City, Iowa has arrested 57-year-old Daniel Noehl on misdemeanor charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and prohibited acts after responding to a call from Noehl reporting that his friend had stiffed him for drugs. Police report that Noehl told the officer when they arrived that he had...
The following is from an email we received here at The Florida News Journal concerning a reader's concerns about the government's encroachment into her personal life and rights to privacy and civil liberties. We found it interesting, to say the least, and felt it should be published, regardless of...
The world’s oldest man Salustiano “Shorty” Sanchez-Blazquez died Friday at the age of 112 in New York nursing home. The Guinness Book of World Records certified "shorty" was born in El Tejado De Bejar Spain on June 8, 1901. Sanchez moved to Cuba at the age of 17 to work...
Doctors have diagnosed the first human, Jim Dunbar, with a newly realized medical illness, Chronic Lateness, and yes, they say it is real. Dunbar lives in Scotland and says he had been late to nearly everything in his life despite acquiring precision clocks, advanced alarm and giving himself hours to...
Jay Matthew Riley has turned himself in on child pornography charges after seeing a pop-up on his computer screen telling him the FBI knows. The 21-year-old Virginia man had been online when a pop-up message, caused by a virus on his computer, told him that the FBI has identified images...
Chicago resident Gerardo Perez, 50 is being charged with felony sexual conduct with an animal and burglary after sex with a pitbull. Perez was on a tour of the Chicago Animal Care and Control facility on May 29. An employee found Perez in the cage of a white and grey...
Washington, D.C. - According to the U.S. Mint, it now costs 2 cents to make 1 penny, so instead of spending your pennies, go trade them in for cash at your local metal scrap yard? Ok, that won't exactly work out so well for you after you figure in the profit...
A massive swarm of locust has descended onto Egypt, hitting much of the Giza area and the fertile Nile farming areas. Is this how it happened When Moses warned the pharaoh? According to Egyptian government figured, an estimated 30-50 million locust have invaded from the west and landed along the...
Bradenton, Fla. - Police have arrested 18-year-old Charles Ross on battery charges after he allegedly gave several people wedgies while apparently video recording the incident. Several of the victims, whom Ross does not know, did not want to press charges out of embarrassment. Ross is known for his own "Jackass" style of...
A UPS driver has been caught stealing a FedEx package that contained an iPad mini at a home in Texas. Al Alverson did not receive a packaged that he has expected to arrive a few days ago and decided to review his security camera footage. To his surprise, he saw...