Entries by Wes Yahola

Thanksgiving Dinner Disasters (And How to Avoid Them)

BY Erin McCarthy, Mental Floss Cooking dinner on Thanksgiving is pressure enough without a calamity derailing the affair. Learn what not to do from these turkey day disasters—and how to recover if you happen to encounter any of them. 1. STORING THINGS THAT AREN’T EDIBLE ALONGSIDE FOOD. iStock Jessica Sims, a poison information provider at […]

Woman leads officers on second chase in two days after boyfriend, citing fear of a machete, is granted a restraining order

A day after leading officers on a vehicle chase from Orange County into the Los Feliz area, a 54-year-old woman Wednesday morning led officers on a second chase from the Pacoima area to Valencia, where she became stuck in traffic and was pulled from the car and taken into custody. Wednesday morning’s chase began shortly […]

Burglary suspect nabbed after leaving resume, cellphone behind

By Adrian Marsh A convicted felon was arrested in connection with a series of home burglaries in metro Phoenix after he left his resume inside one house and his cellphone in another, according to Maricopa County Superior Court documents. Erin Sullivan, 39, is accused of stealing items worth more than $225,000 from multiple homes within […]

Disguised bank teller robs branch of own bank, arrested later at work

By Rosemary Regina Sobol A pink floral nightgown and black lipstick didn’t help a bank teller who was immediately recognized by former colleagues when she held up her former workplace, stealing $126,000, according to court documents. Latasha Gamble, 24, is accused of robbing the Chase Bank branch at gunpoint Nov. 9. On Tuesday, a judge […]

Florida man throws girlfriend’s shoe out of his truck to stop her from strangling him, police say

by Keith Schweigert CONEWAGO TOWNSHIP, York County — A Florida man had to throw his girlfriend’s shoe out of his truck window to get her to stop attacking him, according to a police arrest report. Stacey Stringfellow, 43, of Sarasota, FL, was charged with strangulation and harassment, the arrest affidavit says. The incident happened Tuesday […]

Florida Man Being Chased By Police Asks 911 To Call Donald Trump

“Donald Trump is a close friend of mine. We made a deal.” By David Moye He’s making 911 calls great again. A Florida man being chased by police phoned 911 and asked a dispatcher to contact the White House so he could speak to his “close friend,” President Donald Trump. “We made a deal,” marijuana […]

Bumper Songs for Friday, November 17th

– James Brown: Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag -The Beatles: Martha, My Dear – The Temptations: The Way You Do the Things You Do – Saint Motel: My Type – Chris Cornell: The Promise – Alice Cooper: Under My Wheels – The Revivalists: Criminal – Coldplay: Viva La Vida – Jeff Buckley: Hallelujah – […]