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Man Called 911 To Report Phone Problems

YORKVILLE, Ill.,(UPI) — An Illinois man who called 911 five times to complain about his iPhone not working properly was sentenced to a year of probation and a $1,000 fine. Michael Skopec, 48, pleaded guilty to resisting a peace officer last week in Kendall County Court and was sentenced to probation and the fine for […]

Woman Charged With Biting Dog

LAKE IN THE HILLS, Ill., (UPI) — Police in Illinois said they arrested a 19-year-old woman accused of drunkenly biting her mother and the family dog during an argument. Lake in the Hills police said Analise Garner, 19, returned home after a night of drinking around 4 a.m. Sunday and allegedly bit the family’s English […]

Survey: Canadians Not A Very Handy Bunch

OTTAWA, (UPI) — Almost half of Canadians aren’t able to complete basic household maintenance skills such as changing a faucet, a survey published in Ottawa showed Tuesday. The Harris/Decima agency polled 1,011 adults last month on behalf of the non-profit Skills/Competences Canada organization that monitors skills among workers. The survey found 46 percent of respondents […]

Crossing Guard Has 11 College Degrees

WAKEFIELD, England, (UPI) — A British man with 11 university degrees, including a doctorate in philosophy, said he took a job as a school crossing guard to give back to the community. Bruce Berry, a member of the high-IQ organization Mensa, said he took a job as a crossing guard five days a week near […]

30,000 Bees Found In New Jersey Attic

CAPE MAY, N.J., (UPI) — A New Jersey couple who noticed an unusual number of honeybees in their garden said they found a honeycomb and 30,000 of the insects in their attic crawl space. Victoria Clayton and Richard White, who live at a former bed and breakfast on Washington Street in Cape May, said they […]

Missouri City Tosses Chicken Legislation

BALLWIN, Mo., (UPI) — Residents of a Missouri city said they were disappointed when officials refused to further consider draft legislation to allow the keeping of backyard chickens. Michael Coggin, who brought the Ballwin Board of Aldermen a petition from his neighbors in favor of legalizing the keeping of the birds in city backyards, said […]

Police: Man Sold Fruit-Flavored Moonshine

BUNNELL, Fla., (UPI) — A Florida moonshiner has been arrested for luring customers with fruit-flavored booze, investigators say. Bob Tibbs, 69, was arrested Friday after a two-month undercover investigation, the Orlando Sentinel reported. He was released after posting $5,500 bail. “Thanks to a tip, this illegal operation was shut down,” Flagler County Sheriff Donald W. […]

What Moms Really Want For Mother’s Day

SAN FRANCISCO, (UPI) — Seventy-five percent of U.S. mothers say they would prefer a handmade card over a necklace from Tiffany & Co., a survey indicates. Plum District, which provides locally relevant offers targeted for mothers, surveyed its 1 million members to find out what they want for Mother’s Day. The survey, which involved 19,256 […]

Geese Cause 8-Mile Traffic Backup

CINCINNATI, (UPI) — Authorities in Cincinnati said a family of geese walking along Interstate 71 caused a rush hour traffic backup stretching back about eight miles. Scott Brown, a supervisor for Hamilton County’s dispatch center, said the two adult geese and four goslings were spotted in the southbound lanes of the road in the Kenwood […]

Detroit Tigers Have Most Expensive Beer

DETROIT, (UPI) — A financial Web site’s analysis of beer prices at Major League Baseball games found the Detroit Tigers have the most expensive small draft beer in the league. The Street.com said its analysis found the Tigers’ Comerica Park charges $8.75 for a small draft beer, the highest price in the league, The Detroit […]

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