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Cat Clings To Trailer For Freezing Trip

RIEBNES, Sweden (UPI) — A Swedish man said he drove more than 125 miles through freezing temperatures before discovering his cat had stowed away on his open trailer. Fredrik Ohgren said he was headed to his family’s vacation cottage in Riebnes and drove about 136 miles before stopping the car to let his dogs run […]

Storm Chasers Get In The Way Of Responders

ABILENE, Kan. (UPI) — Emergency officials in Kansas said storm chasers have been creating safety hazards while on the lookout for tornadoes in the north-central part of the state. Chancy Smith, director of Dickinson County Emergency Management, said a huge convoy of storm chasers arrived in the area Saturday, when weather forecasters predicted a high […]

Police Arrest ‘Facebook Fugitive’

PORT ANGELES, Wash. (UPI) — A Washington State fugitive who described his escape from police on Facebook is now in custody. In the end, Travis Nicolaysen decided to go quietly. Port Angeles police surrounded a house there Monday after getting a tip he was in the basement, the Peninsula Daily News reported. “He basically came […]

Ann Romney: Dog Loved Roof-Top Travel

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Seamus, the dog whose car-top travel has become a thorn in U.S. presidential hopeful Mitt Romney’s side, enjoyed the roof-top trips, Romney’s wife Ann says. Seamus’ 1983 trip from Boston to Ontario in a dog carrier strapped on top of the family’s Chevrolet has become fodder critics use to paint Romney as […]

Minnesota Man Teaches Casket Making

NEW YORK MILLS, Minn., (UPI) — A Minnesota woodworker said he is making some extra money by teaching classes for people seeking to build homemade caskets for themselves or family members. Patrick Kilby, a furniture builder from New York Mills, said he learned how to make a casket in 2007 when his mother, Carolyn, died […]

25 Percent Of Do-It-Yourselfers Cause Damage

LONDON (UPI) — In an effort to save money, some in Britain have embraced “do-it-yourself” projects, but an insurance company says bungled repairs cost about $7 billion. Men and women both do home improvement, but when it comes to home repairs gone badly — men cause about $50 more damage than women. “Our research reveals […]

Parents Of Abandoned Kids Face Charges

STRASBOURG, France (UPI) — The divorced parents of two French children allegedly left at an airport in Germany for five days will face charges of abandonment, authorities said. The children, ages 6 and 9, were supposed to fly with their grandmother to Algeria from Frankfurt airport but were not allowed on the plane by airport […]

Business Picks Up At LA Kid’s Arcade

LOS ANGELES (UPI) — A budding 9-year-old entrepreneur says business is still good at the handmade, low-tech game arcade he set up in his dad’s Los Angeles body shop. Caine Monroy was seeing a steady stream of players at his Boyle Heights establishment, which was the subject of a short film “Caine’s Arcade” that went […]

U.S. Teens To Spend $1,078 Each For Prom

SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) — The U.S. economy may appear sluggish, but a survey indicated each teen will spend an average of $1,078 on the prom, a 34 percent boost from $807 spent in 2011. “Prom season spending is spiraling out of control as teens continuously try to one-up each other,” Jason Alderman, senior director of […]

Girl, 4, Has IQ Of 159

WINCHESTER, England, April 12 (UPI) — International high-IQ society Mensa said it has accepted a 4-year-old British girl whose IQ is only 1 point less than that of physicist Stephen Hawking. John Stevenage, chief executive of British Mensa, said the organization was proud to welcome Heidi Hankins of Winchester, England, into its ranks after she […]

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