Entries by Wes Yahola

Republicans meet in back-to-back town halls

The six remaining Republican candidates will meet at CNN’s back-to-back town halls in South Carolina Wednesday and Thursday nights, just days before Republicans vote in South Carolina, Washington and Nevada. Ben Carson, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio will gather in Greenville for Wednesday’s town hall, while Donald Trump, Jeb Bush and John Kasich will answer questions from voters in Columbia on Thursday […]

Giant model triceratops obstructs traffic on U.K. street

ISLE OF WIGHT, England, Feb. 16 (UPI) — A U.K. man discovered a strange road hazard while driving home from work one night. Chris Hollingshead of Isle of Wight came across a 25-foot model triceratops in the middle of High Street in Godshill and later shared a photo of the prehistoric obstruction to Facebook. “That […]

No jail time for Lakeland woman who drove drunk on Periscope

LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) — A Lakeland woman who was arrested after broadcasting her drunk drive home on Periscope won’t be going to jail after making a plea deal. Last October, Whitney Beall, 23, spent a night bar hopping in downtown Lakeland. She used the app Periscope to live stream her night of partying. “I’m driving […]

Man arrested in Florida after taking backhoe for joyride

KEY WEST , Fla., Feb. 16 (UPI) — A man was arrested in the Florida Keys after he took a backhoe for a joyride on the Seven Mile Bridge. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office shared video of Carl Blahnik , 59, driving the backhoe back and forth across the bridge as he dragged the chain […]

Teen, 18, Allegedly Posed as Doctor, Ran Medical Office

A South Florida teen has been arrested after authorities say he was posing as a doctor at an illegal medical office he ran. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 18-year-old Malachi Love-Robinson was arrested Tuesday and charged with practicing medicine without a license. Love-Robinson was being held on $6,000 […]

Astronaut ice cream is a lie

If you’ve ever gone to a science museum as a kid, you’ve most likely seen so called astronaut ice cream available for purchase at the gift shop. Besides for the cool factor, nearly everyone can agree that the stuff is chalky and nasty. But the reality is, it’s all a lie, explains Vox. There never was astronaut ice […]

Bumper Music for Wednesday, February 17th

– The Jefferson Airplane: Volunteers – The Eagles: Saturday Night – Loretta Lynn: Don’t Come Home a Drinkin’ with Lovin’ on Your Mind – The Black Crowes: Go Faster – Wilson Pickett: Midnight Mover – Here Comes Peter Cottontail – Three Dog Night: Brickyard Blues – Jane’s Addiction: The Mountain Song – The Alabama Shakes: […]