Monthly Archive for January, 2012

: January, 2012

Girl Scouts introduce new, healthier cookie

The Girl Scouts are celebrating their 100 years with a new, somewhat healthy, cookie that draws on the organization’s Southern origins.

Titanic sinking anniversary brings film, huge auction

Soon, it will be the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the mighty ship RMS Titanic, which hit an iceberg on her maiden voyage from England to New York City and fell to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912.

Judge frees teen who stabbed school bully to death

A Florida teenager who stabbed a schoolmate to death will not face any criminal charges, a judge ruled this week in Naples, Fla.

Fight over Beyoncé’s status leads to stabbing, police say

Two guys talking outside an apartment. One says Beyoncé is married to Jay-Z. The other says it’s not true. Next thing you know, the unbeliever stabs the guy.

Casey Anthony’s video diary appears online

Since she was released in July, Casey Anthony has kept a low profile. While she is still on probation for check fraud, supervised by Florida Department of Corrections, her location has not been public knowledge. Now the 24-year-old mother who was declared not guilty of murder in the death of her 2-year-old daughter Caylee Anthony, […]

Flies turning California honeybees into zombies

A parasite is decimating the honeybee population of Silicon Valley in California, turning the insects into zombies, San Francisco biologists theorize, according to MercuryNews.com.

Dispatcher tells armed teen mom ‘do what you have to’ with intruder

A teen mom in Oklahoma home alone with a 3-month-old shot an intruder dead after a 911 dispatcher told her to “do what you have to do.”

Texas woman tells police rock music led her to torch house

El Paso arson suspect Christina Paz, 29, told investigators she set fire to her childhood home because of messages in the heavy-rock music of Marilyn Manson and Nine Inch Nails, a court document stated, the El Paso Times reported. No one was injured in the blaze.

Is today the day for Beyoncé’s baby?

A website called MediaTakeOut.com claims a person close to Beyoncé’s family told them when the Houston pop singer will give birth. According to a person CLOSE to a member of the family, Beyoncé WILL give birth on WEDNESDAY. The insider claims that FAMILY have been told that on Wednesday morning they will be taken to […]

NFL star rips Tim Tebow: “We don’t need God on our sidelines”

There are many people who do not like Tim Tebow’s outward showing of his love of God. Terrell Suggs is one of them. The star Baltimore linebacker blasted Tebow after the Broncos’ 7-3 loss to the Chiefs in which the Tebow-led offense continued to struggle. “Once again God had to save Tim Tebow and the […]