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  • Two women jailed over Obama photo

    05/09/2009 1:08:36 PM PDT · by OCC · 53 replies · 13,881+ views
    Cant post here, but link has the story.
  • Udder Chaos: Middletown Woman Arrested In Cow Suit

    09/30/2008 8:57:04 AM PDT · by OCC · 30 replies · 940+ views ^ | 9/30/2008 | Lance Barry
    Police in Middletown made a rather bizarre arrest Monday night, taking into custody a woman dressed in a cow suit who was seen acting erratically. Michelle Allen of Middletown was arrested on one count of disorderly conduct for allegedly getting in the way of traffic on Wilbraham Road and chasing children in her cow suit. She also urinated on a neighbor's front porch, police say. According to police, Allen talked back and threatened to cause problems in the jail if she was arrested. Allen appeared in court Tuesday morning dressed in the suit. It is not clear why she was...
  • 2 Students Convicted in Bank Robbery

    12/04/2007 8:54:55 PM PST · by OCC · 18 replies · 285+ views ^ | Dec 4, 2007
    CINCINNATI (Map, News) - Two college students say the high cost of tuition led them to rob a bank. The men pleaded guilty to two charges of aggravated robbery and six charges of kidnapping. They face 20 years in prison when sentenced Dec. 27. Andrew Butler, 20, a student at the University of Toledo, told Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Steve Martin on Monday that tuition increases outpaced his scholarships and financial aid. Christopher Avery, 22, a student at the University of Cincinnati, said he couldn't pay for summer classes after an internship at a grocery store fell through. "I...
  • Military Announces Missile Defense Hit

    10/27/2007 7:26:02 PM PDT · by OCC · 30 replies · 70+ views
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The military shot down a Scud-type missile in another successful test of a new technology meant to knock down ballistic missiles in their final minute of flight, the Missile Defense Agency said Saturday. A ship off Kauai fired a target missile at 9:15 p.m. Hawaii Standard Time Friday, or 3:15 a.m. EDT Saturday. Minutes later, soldiers with the U.S. Army's 6th Air Defense Artillery Brigade launched an interceptor missile from Kauai that destroyed the target over the Pacific, according to the agency. The military says it already can shoot down missiles in their last stage of flight...