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Who Stabbed Grandpa?

Posted by on Aug 16, 2012 | 0 comments

Who Stabbed Grandpa?

Convicted mentally ill felons are sleeping among our beloved grandparents in Illinois nursing homes. They are also doing more than sleep.  For example, a frail man blind in one eye was slashed in the throat by a gang member, police say. About a year earlier, the same assailant allegedly had stabbed him in the face with an ice pick. More than any other state, Illinois relies heavily on nursing...

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She Abandons Disabled Daughter In Tennessee

Posted by on Jul 24, 2012 | 0 comments

She Abandons Disabled Daughter In Tennessee

Eva Cameron knows people don’t understand. But the Algonquin mother of three says she could no longer cope with her 19-year-old daughter’s disabilities, escalating behavioral problems or medical bills. So after a conflict with a social worker, Cameron packed her eldest into her car last month and drove to rural Caryville, Tenn. There, she watched as her daughter entered the Big...

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Man Who Cried Wolf Charged With Felony

Posted by on Jul 20, 2012 | 0 comments

Man Who Cried Wolf Charged With Felony

Wednesday afternoon, Bill Miller of New Jersey  playfully texted a friend “I am flipped over in the middle of the bay…I don’t know what to do??” How was his friend to know Bill was just playing a joke on her? “She took it seriously I guess and, uh…she had already contacted the authorities — 911,” Miller said. My boat was never off the beach, I was in my house with my cell phone at my waist,”...

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Killer Chimp Mauls Infant

Posted by on Jun 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Killer Chimp Mauls Infant

They aren’t cute. They aren’t cuddly. They are DEADLY wild animals. The first chimpanzee baby born at the LA Zoo in 13 years was mauled to death Tuesday by an adult chimp in front of a crowd of visitors, including children, zoo officials said. Zoo officials said they had had no prior indication of any problems between the baby and the other chimps, but they noted that the behavior...

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Bad Granny Steals Grandson’s College Fund

Posted by on Jun 27, 2012 | 0 comments

Bad Granny Steals Grandson’s College Fund

Naughty Grandma! That was NOT your money to gamble away! A grandmother wanted in Northwest Indiana for stealing her grandson’s $97,000 college fund remains at large, believed by authorities to be on the lam in Minden, La. Her vengeance-seeking son-in-law demands her extradition, but a Catch-22 prevents police in both states from apprehending her. Edna Sue Pate, 73, stands accused of having...

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ATV DUI Kills Dory, the Pony

Posted by on Jun 19, 2012 | 0 comments

ATV DUI Kills Dory, the Pony

A Yorkville man was charged with driving an all-terrain vehicle under the influence after he struck a Shetland pony that had gotten loose in Kendall County, officials said. The accident happened early Sunday at 3 a.m. as Quintin Wissmiller, 33, was driving a Polaris Ranger ATV in Yorkville, said Kendall County Sheriff’s Deputy Craig French. The pony had to be euthanized due to the severity...

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