United States

North Carolina man steals $1 from bank, just to get free health care in jail

Life hasn’t been kind to 59-year old James Verone, a resident of Gaston County, North Carolina. After losing his job as a delivery man which he held for 17 years, he also lost his health insurance. That’s prevented him from seeking medical help for a number of painful complaints: slipped discs, arthritis and an injured foot. Faced with mounting…
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Police discovered a meth lab in an Indiana Walmart bathroom back in 2015

According to local media reports, the Indiana State Police announced the discovery of a meth lab inside the bathroom of a Walmart in Muncie in 2015. Tools used to cook the dangerous and addictive drug were found in a backpack that was left sitting in the men's room. The bathroom was closed for some days in order for all traces of meth to be…
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World News

Queensland man ‘attacked by goat’ recovering in hospital

Police on the Gold Coast were called to an incident involving a man and ‘an aggressive goat’ at a rural property at Tallai. It was reported by local news that a neighbor of the man heard the goat’s attack and reported the incident to the authorities, who quickly responded to the scene. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the culprit was an…
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Frog resembling ‘Kermit the Frog’ discovered in Costa Rican cave

Scientists at the Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center have made an amazing discovery - a frog that bears an uncanny resemblance to the most famous of all frogs, Kermit. Costa Rica was already well known for being home to a diverse range of frogs, but the recent discovery of Hyalinobatrachium dianae has caused a stir with many people pointing out…
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Toronto man accused of ‘throwing pet beagle from 7th floor’

Toronto police were called to an apartment building in the city’s east end after reports that a beagle had been thrown from a seventh floor balcony. Upon arriving, a 25 year old male has been charged with willfully causing unnecessary suffering to an animal and killing of a dog. The beagle reportedly had broken limbs from the fall, but was…
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