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Dead Nevada Man’s Home Filled With Gold

CARSON CITY, Nev., (UPI) –  A Nevada recluse left behind a stunning treasure when he died this spring — officials say they discovered $7 million in gold bars and coins in his home. Walter Samasko Jr. died in his Carson City home in May. His body wasn’t found until June after his neighbors complained of […]

Week Honors Unmarried People

WASHINGTON, (UPI) –  Forty-four percent of the U.S. adult population was single in 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau said Sunday, the first day of Unmarried and Single Americans Week. The idea behind setting aside the third week in September to honor singles and unmarried people began in Ohio in the 1980s, the Census Bureau said […]

Survey: More Women Than Men Sleep With Pet

YONKERS, N.Y., (UPI) –  Most men and women have similar attitudes about their pets, except women are much more likely to sleep with their dog or cat, a U.S. survey indicates. A survey by Consumer Reports subscribers who owned a cat or dog, or both, found 70 percent of U.S. women slept with their pet […]

Older Bikers Opt For Third Wheel

MOUNT AIRY, N.C., (UPI) –  Three-wheeled motorcycle riders at the National East Coast Trike-In in North Carolina said the extra wheel can be beneficial to aging bikers. Grady Howard, 74, who said he began riding motorcycles about 50 years ago with his wife, Barbara, said during the Labor Day weekend event in Mount Airy he […]

G.I. Joe Voted Top Toy Of The Century

INDIANAPOLIS, (UPI) –  Visitors to the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis’ website have picked G.I. Joe as the top toy of the past century followed by Transformers and Lego blocks. Museum officials picked their top 100 toys of the past 100 years and more than 24,000 votes were cast online to narrow the list down the […]

Texas Asks Voters If They’re Dead

AUSTIN, Texas, (UPI) –  Thousands of registered voters in Texas are getting letters from elections officials, asking for verification they are not dead. Nearly 77,000 letters, referred to as notices of examination, were sent to comply with a 2011 state law requiring the Texas Secretary of State’s office to cross-reference voter rolls with the massive […]

Mom Cited When Toddler Pees On Sidewalk

PHILADELPHIA, (UPI) –  A Philadelphia toddler’s mother was ticketed when her potty-training son urinated on the street. Caroline Robboy said she was shopping with her 2-year-old son, Nathaniel, and other family members Sunday when the boy said he needed to go to the bathroom. Robboy asked an employee at the store to use a bathroom […]

Man Beaten With Own Prosthetic Foot

CRESTVIEW, Fla., (UPI) –  A Florida man is accusing his ex-girlfriend for beating him with his own prosthetic foot while attempting to take their son from his home. Brandon Fleming of Okaloosa County said his ex, Jadian Hatfield, came to his home with two men last month and demanded he allow her to take their […]

Store Does Away With Pennies

MORRISVILLE, Vt., (UPI) –  The owner of a Vermont store said customers have welcomed his recently imposed ban on using pennies in transactions. Caleb Magoon, owner of Power Play Sports in Morrisville, said he decided to simplify cash transactions at his store by rounding to the nearest nickel, WFFF-TV, Burlington, Vt., reported Thursday. “It doesn’t […]

World’s Tallest Mohawk Grown In Protest

NEW YORK, (UPI) –  The Guinness World Record holder for the world’s tallest mohawk said while visiting New York to promote the record book he is protesting against conformity. Japanese fashion designer Kazuhiro Watanabe, 40, has held the record since 2011. His hairstyle most recently measured 3 feet, 8.6 inches tall, He said he has […]

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