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City Changes Name To Honor Utility Workers

GLEN ROCK, N.J., (UPI) –  A New Jersey city temporarily took on the name of a utility company to honor the work of its employees following Hurricane Sandy. The city of Glen Rock temporarily renamed itself Oklahoma G&E, N.J., for a 24-hour period in honor of Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. crews who worked to […]

FakeTV Designed To Fool Burglars

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., (UPI) –  A Minnesota company is marketing a product called FakeTV, which is designed to produce a TV-like light to deter potential burglars. Hydreon Corp., based in Eden Prairie, said FakeTV is designed to emit light similar to that given off by a TV set so burglars looking at the windows of […]

Kerry Excused From Jury Duty To Vote

BOSTON,  (UPI) –  People are always looking for excuses to avoid jury duty but only a few would be able to use U.S. Sen. John Kerry’s: He had to get back to Washington to vote. Kerry, D-Mass., said outside Dorchester District Court Monday he was excused from jury duty so he could return to Washington […]

Jesus Chip Inspires Nativity Scene

MARENGO, Ill., (UPI) –  An Illinois market owner said a potato chip resembling the baby Jesus led him to build an entire nativity scene from chips. Rocco Gailloreto, the owner of Flatlander Market in Marengo, said he noticed the image on a chip in a homemade batch he created himself, WBBM-AM, Chicago, reported Tuesday. “Suddenly, […]

British Police Employ Cardboard Cutouts

SHEFFIELD, England, (UPI) –  A British police department said cardboard cutouts of police officers have been effective in deterring shoplifters, but they have also been targeted by thieves. South Yorkshire Police said they spent $40 each on cardboard cutouts after the number of real-life officers shrank from 3,289 in 2008 to 2,900 last year due […]

Salvation Army Officers Eye Bell Record

LATROBE, Pa., (UPI) –  A Salvation Army officer in Pennsylvania says he and a handful of colleagues across the country will vie for the national record for consecutive bell ringing. Ray Knous, a worship and commanding officer of the Latrobe unit, said he will start ringing his bell at 9 a.m. Tuesday outside the Walmart […]

Handgun Found In Package Of Frozen Meat

ROSWELL, N.M., (UPI) –  Authorities in New Mexico and Colorado said they are trying to find the origins of a gun and ammunition packet discovered in a package of frozen meat. Police in Roswell, N.M., said a worker at a local Albertsons store discovered the Rock Island Armory .38 Super and ammunition Wednesday in a […]

Nova Scotia Bans 2,966 License-Plate Words

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, (UPI) –  Authorities in Nova Scotia have banned 2,966 words, including sex and swear words, from use on license plates in the Canadian province. The list was created by the staff at the Registry of Motor Vehicles of the Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations Department, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. reported Monday. […]

Benedict XVI Gets New Popemobiles

VATICAN CITY, (UPI) –  The Vatican announced Pope Benedict XVI received a pair of new Popemobiles, Mercedes-Benz M-Class vehicles customized to transport the pontiff. Mercedes-Benz said the Popemobiles, delivered Friday, feature a body a few inches lower than the previous model to allow for easier transport in planes, Vatican Radio reported Friday. Thomas Zeeb, managing […]

Anonymous Man Drops Rare Coin In Kettle

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.,  (UPI) –  Someone in southwest Florida dropped a gold coin worth $1,700 in a Salvation Army red kettle bucket in memory of someone named Mimi, officials said. For the past eight years, someone, likely the same person, has dropped a rare coin into random Salvation Army kettles, WBBH-TV, Fort Myers, Fla., reported. […]

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