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    • News Quirks (7/15/15)
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      Curses, Foiled Again British police recovered a stolen car in Middleton when the two suspects tried driving it into the police station parking garage. Surveillance…
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      Curses, Foiled Again A shoplifter made off with $150 worth of produce from a supermarket in Belfast, Northern Ireland, but surveillance video showed the thief…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Investigators said David Menzies, 30, tried to steal bicycles and apparel from a bike shop in Wesley Chapel, Fla., that is located…
    • News Quirks (5/27/15)
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      Curses, Foiled Again Police said they received their "strongest investigative lead" in the case of 80 frozen pizzas stolen from a warehouse in Gambell, Alaska, when…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Police responding to a drug complaint in Richmond, Va., spotted two men, who began running away. One of the fleeing men, later…
    • News Quirks (4/22/15)
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      Firebuggery Verlin Sexton, 48, told authorities investigating a fire that destroyed his garage and damaged his house in Fremont, Ohio, that it started while he…
    • News Quirks (4/8/15)
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      Curses, Foiled Again Joey Patterson, 22, eluded Idaho authorities for several months, but then he posted his whereabouts on Facebook. He invited friends to play…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Police accused Ryan Mullins, 22, of breaking into a pharmacy in Swansboro, N.C., and stealing a safe containing prescription drugs. He made…
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      Small Jobs Scientists at Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization announced plans to glue sensors, each 2.5 mm square and weighing 5 milligrams, onto…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Surveillance video of an attempted break-in at a Chicago bar showed the would-be burglar removing the lock on the front door. He…
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      First Things First A Pakistan International Airlines flight was preparing for an on-time departure from the Lahore airport to New York City when the pilot…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Troy Foster Mitchell, 47, was in the process of robbing a bank in Modesto, Calif., when another teller called out, “Hi, Troy.”…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Johnny Deleon, 20, was thwarted in his attempt to steal hubcaps from cars parked outside a restaurant in Harris County, Texas, where…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Police investigating 15 home burglaries in and around Lakewood, Colo., identified Brandon Campbell, 27, as their suspect because he was wearing a…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Police investigating a burglary in Lake Worth, Fla., identified Derek Codd, 19, as their suspect because he left his cellphone at the…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Johnny Deleon, 20, was thwarted in his attempt to steal hubcaps from cars parked outside a restaurant in Harris County, Texas, where…
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      Wearable Food or Edible Footwear Police who arrested Rachel Gossett and Frank Lucas for having sex in a Waffle House parking lot in Loganville, Ga.,…
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      When Guns Are Outlawed Seattle police accused Joseph V. Floyd Jr., 58, of repeatedly hitting a man in a wheelchair over the head with a…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Boston police accused Zachary Tentoni, 26, of snatching a woman’s purse because when he grabbed the purse, he dropped two bags he…
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      Curses, Foiled Again A woman was kneeling in prayer on the kitchen floor of her Seattle home when she felt someone grab her hair…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Robert Johnson, 69, pleaded guilty to shooting his wife in the back of the head at their home in O’Toole, W.Va. Prosecutors…
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      Curses, Foiled Again When long-distance runner Sarah Tatterson, 37, saw a man ride off after stealing her husband’s bicycle from her garage in West Seattle,…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Authorities charged Scott Simon, 24, with first-degree murder after he “pocket dialed” 911 and was overheard telling someone he was going…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Federal agents tracking a man who claimed he was selling 700,000 stolen identities identified Nathaniel Troy Maye, 44, as their suspect after…
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      Curses, Foiled Again Looking to steal copper wiring to sell as scrap, Dalton Newhouse and Charles Raymond Norris, both 22, used rifles to shoot down…

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