Entries by Wes Yahola

Chinese online loan sharks demand nude photos as guarantees

BEIJING (AP) — Web-based loan sharks in China have found an unconventional way of guaranteeing loans: demanding naked photos from cash-strapped female college students who want to borrow money. The state-run Southern Metropolis Daily reported this week that private lenders are asking the young women to send nude photos of themselves as a form of […]

Canadian woman impersonates elderly mother to take driving test

By Daniel Uria OTTAWA, June 14 (UPI) — A Canadian woman is facing criminal charges after police say she impersonated her elderly mother in an attempt to take her driving test for her. According to Global News, the instructor became suspicious after the 73-year-old woman who was scheduled to take her driving test appeared to […]

Man steals car tire, replaces it with his own

By Ben Hooper WUHAN, China, June 14 (UPI) — Security cameras in a Chinese parking garage recorded a man exchanging one of his tires for one from another vehicle. The video, filmed Wednesday in a parking garage in Wuhan, Hubei Province, shows the man park his car in the garage. The man then retrieves tools […]

Discussion about shape of Earth leads to mischief in Brockville

St. Lawrence News (Canada) Brockville police are seeking a 56-year-old man in connection with a family dispute at St. Lawrence Park on Monday night. The man was at a campsite with his son and the son’s girlfriend. The older man became angry during a discussion about the shape of Earth, according to a police news […]

Charges unlikely for naked man found in stranger’s bed

By WENDY VICTORA FORT WALTON BEACH – A man who woke up naked in a stranger’s house late Monday morning is unlikely to face criminal charges, according to the officer who found him there. The man, whose name has not been released, was discovered in the house on Sloat Court hours after his car was […]

One who doesn’t get it

Pastor Roger Jimenez of Verity Baptist Church in Sacramento delivered a sermon the day after the Orlando tragedy. Pastor Jimenez comforted his congregation by telling them they shouldn’t grieve the gay shooting victims, telling them he felt the killings were great because it made Orlando a little safer from pedophiles. Pastor Jimenez added that he […]

First Time Prize, Second Time Poop!

After Lodi, California’s Amanda Torres saw a man on her surveillance video steal a package from Amazon off of her front porch, she decided to offer him a present. Amanda wrapped up some dog poop in what appeared to be a box from Amazon. Sure enough, the crook walked by again, spied the package and […]

Bumper Music for Wednesday, June 15th

– April Wine: All Over Town – Dwight Yoakam: Claudette – Kim Carnes: Bette Davis Eyes – Annie Lennox: Memphis in June – Billy Joe Royal: Down in the Boondocks – Delbert McClinton: Leap of Faith – Tommy James & the Shondells: I Think We’re Alone Now – Huey Lewis & the News: The Power […]