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  • Ex-Con Arrested For Ramen Noodle Attack On His Boyfriend

    11/15/2016 7:14:58 AM PST · by Silentgypsy · 35 replies
    The Smoking Gun ^ | 11/14/2016 | Staff
    A Florida man was arrested for domestic battery after striking his live-in boyfriend with a cup of ramen noodles, police report.
  • Suspected Islamic extremist arrested in plan to bomb, shoot up Tampa-area sites

    01/10/2012 9:13:25 AM PST · by Cronos · 20 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9 Jan 2012 | AP
    A Kosovo-born man was charged with plotting to attack Tampa-area nightclubs and a sheriff’s office with bombs and an assault rifle to avenge wrongs done to Muslims, federal authorities said Monday. According to a federal complaint, 25-year-old Sami Osmakac recorded an eight-minute video shortly before his arrest explaining why he wanted to bring terror to his “victims’ hearts” in the Tampa Bay area. Osmakac is a naturalized American citizen born in Kosovo, then part of the former Yugoslavia in eastern Europe. In the video, Osmakac is seen cross-legged on the floor with a pistol in his hand and an AK-47...
  • Topless mom arrested for McDonald's rampage says she was NOT on drugs

    04/09/2014 8:40:05 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 63 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | April 8, 2014 | Daily Mail Reporters
    A 41-year-old mother-of-two who was caught on camera ransacking a Florida McDonald's wearing nothing but a thong has spoken out about her rampage, saying she does not remember anything about the incident but was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time.
  • { } woman hurls ketchup bottles after loud, profane cell phone conversation. (Video)

    04/09/2014 7:48:07 AM PDT · by armydawg505 · 58 replies ^ | 4/9/14 | Heather Holland
    FLATIRON — A woman trashed a Flatiron diner — smashing glass ketchup bottles against a mirror and TV in a videotaped rampage — after a manager asked her to leave for screaming into her cellphone for 30 minutes, the NYPD said. Latima Brown, 22, was having a loud, profane phone conversation when she entered Malibu Diner at 163 W. 23rd St. with a friend about 5:10 a.m. April 2, police and owner Alex Grimpas said. “She was yelling and very upset and very verbal,” Grimpas, who wasn't present at the time, said about the incident caught on the restaurant's surveillance...
  • Florida man describes being shot by police Taser as he sprayed fire with garden hose

    11/14/2012 8:00:59 PM PST · by Altariel · 64 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | November 13, 2012 | KAMEEL STANLEY
    PINELLAS PARK -- The fire was all around Dan Jensen. He could see it. He could smell it. He could hear it. It was close enough to touch. It was burning down his neighbor's house. It was creeping toward Jensen's own fence 10 feet away, and he started spraying the fire with his hose. Police ordered Jensen to get back, and he complied. But after a few minutes passed without firefighters arriving, a frustrated Jensen stepped forward and leaned down to grab the skinny gray garden hose once again. That's when he heard the order. "Hit 'em! Take him down!...
  • As Terri Schiavo turns 40 next week, her loved ones fight for her life

    11/27/2003 10:13:26 PM PST · by msmagoo · 10 replies · 497+ views
    The Leader Online ^ | 11-27-03 | msmagoo
    As Terri Schiavo turns 40 next week, her loved ones fight for her life By Maria Strinni Gill Terri Schiavo will turn 40 next week, and her uncle, Michael Tammaro of Corning, wants her to get a lot of birthday cards. Schiavo's story has garnered national media attention recently and an outpouring of support from around the world. The Florida woman, severely disabled and barely able to communicate for 13 years, has been the subject of a legal dispute between her parents and her husband as to who should determine Terri's care and whether she should be allowed to die....