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A United Kingdom group is warning that a bacon and pork shortage in Britain is “unavoidable” and may already be a global problem. Britain’s National Pig Association said in a press release that new data shows that the European Union pig herd is declining at a significant rate, a trend mirrored around the world. In [...] [Read More]
By David Wiegand For the 64th time, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will hand out a bunch of awards to prime time shows on Sunday. And for the 64th time, you can bet there will be a lot of Monday morning quarterbacking after the parties are over and various substances have worn off. […] [Read More]
Will “Mad Men” make Emmy history on Sunday? The AMC drama leads the TV pack with 17 nominations, a tie with “American Horror Story” for most award bids. It’s also up for best drama, an honor it’s won four years running. A fifth win would make TV history. The Emmys are on Sunday, Sept. 23, […] [Read More]
A Florida mom is accused of taking her son’s dispute with another teenager into her own hands, the Florida Times-Union reports. Felecia Danetta Phillips was arrested after the incident, caught on school bus surveillance video, on charges of child abuse and trespassing. Police allege that after learning her son had been in a fight with [...] [Read More]
A Kentucky woman received jail time after posting a Facebook comment mocking a DUI charge, Patrick Jones reports. Paula Asher was allegedly drinking and driving when she side-swiped another vehicle and was arrested. She later posted the following comment on Facebook: “My dumb (expletive) got a DUI and hit a car LOL.” A judge ordered [...] [Read More]
Investigators and neighbors were surprised at what they found in the home of a Carson City man who died over the summer, the Associated Press reports. Among cases of tuna fish, salmon and guns found in the home of Walter Samaszko, Jr., they also found $7 million in gold bars and coins. There was so [...] [Read More]