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Dog Walker Cleared Of Scooping Charge

FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 26 (UPI) — A Virginia dog walker facing a charge of failing to scoop poop was cleared by a Fairfax County jury. Kimberly Zakrzewski of Fairfax, who had been accused in April by next door neighbors Virginia and Christine Cornell of failing to clean up after Baxter, a friend’s dog she often […]

Americans Eat 25 Pounds Of Candy Per Year

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26 (UPI) — Americans will eat an estimated 25 pounds of candy per-capita this year, while pumpkin growers will produce more than 1 billion pounds of the holiday gourds. Illinois produced an estimated 427 billion pounds of pumpkins in 2010, with California, New York and Ohio each cultivating more than 100 million pounds […]

Class Helps Spay/Neuter Rescued Rats

LOS ALTOS HILLS, Calif., Oct. 25 (UPI) — A California veterinary tech instructor said her students assisted with spaying and neutering 30 domesticated rats rescued from the home of a hoarder. Sandy Gregory, an instructor at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, said 35 of her students assisted four surgeons with the surgeries Sunday at […]

Full-Term Baby Surprises Mom On Moving Day

VICTORIA, British Columbia, Oct. 25 (UPI) — A Canadian nurse on Vancouver Island who already had three children has a fourth she says she didn’t know she was carrying until labor began on moving day. Emily Ratcliffe, 25, told the Victoria Times-Colonist she wasn’t aware she was at full-term pregnancy while helping her husband carry […]

Woman Spends $1,200 On Poop Scoop Defense

FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 25 (UPI) — A Virginia dog walker headed to trial on charges of failing to scoop canine poop said she has already spent $1,200 on her defense. Kimberly Zakrzewski, 46, who often walks Baxter, a 19-pound Westie-bichon frise mix belonging to a friend, said accusations of her failing to scoop poop from […]

Boy, 15, Takes Tram, Picks Up Passengers

ZLATOUST, Russia, Oct. 25 (UPI) — Russian police said they arrested a 15-year-old boy who took an empty tram out for a spin while picking up and dropping off passengers. Police in Zlatoust, in the Chelyabinsk region, said the boy got behind the wheel of the tram while the driver and conductor were out to […]

Man Stuck In Child Swing For 9 Hours

VALLEJO, Calif., Oct. 25 (UPI) — Emergency responders in California said a man spent about nine hours trapped in a child’s swing at a public park after accepting a bet from friends. Vallejo police said they responded Saturday morning to a report of a man screaming at Blue Rock Springs Park around 6 a.m. and […]

Marriage Vows Follow 100th Birthday

BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 23 (UPI) — A New York couple have renewed their vows after 12 years of marriage — two days after the groom’s 100th birthday, friends said. About 75 people attended the ceremony Saturday for Paul and Kay Rich at the Country Club of Buffalo, after which the couple attended the University of […]

Twins Give Birth On Same Day

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Oct. 23 (UPI) — Identical twin sisters gave birth on the same day at a Bloomington, Ind., hospital. Growing up, twins Jessica and Jennifer Patterson said they shared everything, WTHR-TV, Indianapolis, reported. “Toys,” Jessica Patterson said. “Clothes, toys, food. Everything,” Jennifer continued. The twins, who are currently living together, say they didn’t plan […]

Horse Rescued From Covered Pool

SWANSEA, Mass., Oct. 24 (UPI) — Authorities in Massachusetts say an old horse walked away with only minor bruises after falling into a covered pool. Animal control officer Scott Diagle said the 21-year-old horse, Rocket, was following one of its owners, who was riding another horse, in Swansea Sunday afternoon when it apparently mistook the […]


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