United States

Florida man who ‘poured hot sauce on his girlfriend’s dog’ accepts one-year jail term

A 47-year old Sarasota man who allegedly ‘doused his girlfriend’s dog in hot sauce’ in an attempt to stop it from barking has received...

New York woman who pushed victim onto train tracks charged with murder

A woman in New York has been charged with murder after allegedly ‘pushing a 49-year old woman into the path of an oncoming train’,...

Canada

Saskatchewan man jailed after ‘filling wheelbarrow with stolen potato chips’

A man from Regina, Saskatchewan has received a jail sentence after he placed large boxes...

Victoria man who rode “420 delivery bike” arrested on marijuana charges

Police in the capital of British Columbia have made an arrest after spotting an unusual...

Canadian man saved from bear attack by pet dog later ‘forced to eat pet dog’ to survive

Authorities have said that a 44-year old Quebec man rescued after three months lost in...

United Kingdom

UK supermarket admits Ramadan bacon chips promo was ‘not ideal’

A Tesco store in the city has been called out for an unlikely promotional offer to celebrate Ramadan - bacon-flavored Pringles. The Liverpool Street store...

Unusual tradition in Scottish town sees bananas ‘banned’ for one day

Banana fans at a Scottish seaside town will have to wait a whole day before their favorite yellow fruit is permitted to be eaten again, in honor...

Australia

Hospital offers therapy dogs for sick kids; reduces recovery times by ‘up to 30%’

Medical professionals around the world are monitoring the results of a trial by an Australian...

Police arrest Brisbane man found with ‘loaded gun hidden in bottom’

Australian police have announced that an unusual item was discovered tucked between a Brisbane man’s...

Queensland man ‘attacked by goat’ recovering in hospital

Police on the Gold Coast were called to an incident involving a man and ‘an...