Day: February 7, 2019

Tickets soar after French rugby club announces porn site as match sponsor

French rugby club US Carcassonne announced Thursday that a porn website will be sponsoring its match next month. (Facebook)In a bid to attract more people to its match, a French rugby club has partnered with an unusual sponsor: a porn website.“Jacquie & Michel,” a French-based porn website will be sponsoring US Carcassonne for its… …

Russian woman found dead, eaten in pig pen: report

A Russian farmer was reportedly eaten by her pigs after she collapsed into the pen from an epileptic seizure. (USDA)A Russian farmer who may have suffered an epileptic seizure and collapsed into her pig pen was eaten by her pigs, reports said, citing Russian media.The woman, 56, was feeding the animals in a village in… …

Jill Abramson admits error in plagiarism accusation

Former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson, who on Wednesday denied accusations that parts of her new book, "Merchants of Truth," were plagiarized, admitted Thursday that certain passages may have been "too close" to the source material.Abramson’s book, which publisher Simon and Schuster described as a "definitive report on the disruption of the news……

Groom sexually assaulted waitress at wedding reception: cops

Matthew Aimers (Bucks County District Attorney’s Office )A New Jersey groom is facing a slew of charges related to his wedding reception where he allegedly groped a waitress and got into a brawl with police.According to court documents, the groom, Matthew Aimers, approached an underage waitress at his November 2018 wedding reception at the Northampton… …

Fluffy the cat revived after being found nearly frozen to death in Montana

"Fluffy" was covered in snow and ice after the cat’s owners found it in a snowbank in Kalispell, Montana. (AP Photo) Vets in Montana were able to revive a 3-year-old cat that was nearly frozen to death after the pet’s owners said they came home last week to find it encrusted in snow."Fluffy" the… …

Arizona facility where incapacitated woman gave birth is shutting down

A Friday, Jan. 4, photo of Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)The Arizona long-term care facility where an incapacitated woman was impregnated and later gave birth will cease operations, officials with its parent company said Thursday.Hacienda HealthCare said in a statement that its board of directors had determined that it was not sustainable to… …

Parents of missing Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth keep custody of child as criminal inquiry progresses

A Colorado judge has decided that the 1-year-old daughter of Kelsey Berreth, who was last seen on Thanksgiving Day, and her fiance, Patrick Frazee, will stay with her maternal grandparents as prosecutors pursue a murder charge against Frazee.A state court spokesman’s statement did not provide details of the closed hearing held Thursday in the custody case……

Homeland Security intercepts nearly 2 tons of meth bound for Australia; 6 arrested

One of the containers authorities say contained close to two tons of methamphetamine and other drugs. (Australian Federal Police)A joint operation between American and Australian law enforcement led to the seizure of close to two tons of methamphetamine in California that was bound for the land down under, authorities announced late Thursday.As part of their… …

Police agency: 1 dead in deputy shooting at Tennessee hotel

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Authorities say a man has been killed in a shooting involving sheriff’s deputies outside a Tennessee hotel.Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokesman Josh DeVine said Shelby County Sheriff’s Office deputies were involved in a shooting about 3:30 p.m. Thursday in the hotel parking lot in Memphis. He says no officers were injured.Sheriff’s office……

Deputy shooting at Tennessee hotel leaves 1 dead

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting involving sheriff’s deputies at a Tennessee hotel.Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokesman Josh DeVine said one person was killed in the shooting involving Shelby County Sheriff’s Office deputies at a hotel in Memphis. Sheriff’s office spokesman Anthony Buckner said the deputies were at the hotel serving a……

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