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News of the Weird 4/20/17

News of the Weird 4/20/17

By Chuck Shepherd Training Day A June 2016 police raid on David Jessen's Fresno County (California) farmhouse caused a $150,000 mess when sheriff's deputies and Clovis Police Department officers [...]

News of the Weird 4/13/17

News of the Weird 4/13/17

By Chuck Shepherd Government in Action (1) Toronto, Ontario, Superior Court Justice Alex Pazaratz finally ridded his docket of the maddening, freeloading couple that had quibbled incessantly about [...]

News of the Weird 4/6/17

News of the Weird 4/6/17

By Chuck Shepherd World's Coolest City Recently, in Dubai (the largest city in the United Arab Emirates), Dubai Civil Defense started using water jetpacks that lift firefighters off the ground to [...]

News of the Weird 3/30/17

News of the Weird 3/30/17

By Chuck Shepherd TP Goes High Tech China's public-park restrooms have for years suffered toilet-paper theft by local residents who raid dispensers for their own homes (a cultural habit, wrote [...]

News of the Weird 3/23/17

News of the Weird 3/23/17

By Chuck Shepherd Location, Location, Location A highlight of the recent upmarket surge in Brooklyn, N.Y., as a residential and retail favorite, was the asking price for an ordinary parking space [...]

News of the Weird 3/16/17

News of the Weird 3/16/17

By Chuck Shepherd Entrepreneurial Spirit Perhaps there are parents who (according to the Cinepolis movie chain) long to watch movies in theaters while their children (aged 3 and up) frolic in [...]

News of the Weird 3/9/17

News of the Weird 3/9/17

By Chuck Shepherd Exploiting Villains In February, two teams of South Korean researchers announced cancer-fighting breakthroughs —by taking lessons from how two of medicine's most vexing, [...]

News of the Weird 3/2/17

News of the Weird 3/2/17

By Chuck Shepherd Suspicions Confirmed Despite California's 2015 law aimed at improving the fairness of its red-light cameras, the city of Fremont (pop. 214,000, just north of San Jose) reported [...]

News of the Weird 2/23/17

News of the Weird 2/23/17

By Chuck Shepherd U-S-A! U-S-A! Although discouraging the marriage of children in developing nations has been U.S. foreign policy for years, a data-collecting watchdog group in America disclosed [...]

News of the Weird 2/16/17

News of the Weird 2/16/17

By Chuck Shepherd The Man With the Golden Mop San Francisco's best-paid janitor earned more than a quarter-million dollars cleaning stations for Bay Area Rapid Transit in 2015, according to a [...]

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