Yes! Former WWE champ catches suspected burglar

July 26, 2014

PHOENIX (AP) — A former WWE champion known as Daniel Bryan chased two burglary suspects he saw exiting his Phoenix home this week and subdued one until officers arrived, investigators said. According to police, Bryan Danielson and his wife, Brianna, drove into the carport of their Arcadia home and saw a door to the...
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California to have 4 governors in 4 days next week

July 26, 2014

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — How many governors does it take to run the state of California? Next week, the answer’s four. Three different acting governors will fill in for Gov. Jerry Brown when the state’s top officials take turns leaving the state. Brown is leaving Sunday to lead a trade mission to Mexico. While...
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Wyoming Town for Sale Includes Home, Bar, and General Store, But It Has a Few Downsides

July 25, 2014

Your wish to own a town can be granted — if you have $1.5 million to spare.  Welcome to Aladdin, Wyo. Population: 15. Yes, the town is named symbolically after the riches-seeker in the folktales of “Arabian Nights.” Judy Brengle’s husband had bought her the town as a gift after their kids left for...
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Amazon worker piloted drone around Space Needle

July 25, 2014

SEATTLE (AP) — Police say an out-of-town Amazon employee was the operator behind a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week. Witnesses told police they saw the craft fly back into a fifth-floor room in a nearby hotel. Police contacted the man who admitted operating the drone equipped with a camera Tuesday....
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Pennsylvania parents locked son in car trunk to cure fear of dark

July 25, 2014

By Elizabeth Daley PITTSBURGH Pa. (Reuters) – A western Pennsylvania couple, accused of luring their five-year-old son into the trunk of their car with candy to resolve his fear of the dark, was granted probation this week, according to court officials on Friday. Jeffrey and Danielle Lenhart were charged with felony child endangerment and...
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Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

July 25, 2014

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) — Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Authorities say the 3-year-old boy wearing only a diaper climbed into the Jeep Tuesday evening and knocked it out of gear. Witnesses say it rolled down the street, through...
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California woman ‘embarrassed’ by fallout from doll giving

July 25, 2014

(Reuters) – A California woman who spooked her small community by anonymously leaving porcelain dolls on the doorsteps of fellow churchgoers that eerily resembled their daughters told police she is embarrassed by the incidents, authorities said on Friday. The dolls, some wearing fuzzy slippers or frilly gowns, turned up at more than a half-dozen...
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