Pennsylvania bridal shop co-owner stood naked in store window

The co-owner of a bridal shop has been charged with indecent exposure after three women reported him standing naked next to mannequins in the store’s display window. Authorities said three women saw him on July 20 at One Enchanted Evening, in Zelienople (zee-lee-en-OH’-pul), Pennsylvania, which offers bridal, prom and pageant fashions. One woman provided aContinue reading “Pennsylvania bridal shop co-owner stood naked in store window”

Utah is ending homelessness by giving people homes.

Earlier this month, Hawaii State representative Tom Bower (D) began walking the streets of his Waikiki district with a sledgehammer, and smashing shopping carts used by homeless people. “Disgusted” by the city’s chronic homelessness problem, Bower decided to take matters into his own hands — literally. He also took to rousing homeless people if heContinue reading “Utah is ending homelessness by giving people homes.”

John McKetta, Jr.: A Journey To Greatness Started In A Coal Mine

By Forrest Preece West Austin News Part 1 In 1903, a 14-year-old Ukrainian boy named John McKetta packed a suitcase and headed for Pennsylvania for $25, ($15 of which he gave to his father), a job in the coal mines, and a place to live. That youngster had a lot on his mind – mainlyContinue reading “John McKetta, Jr.: A Journey To Greatness Started In A Coal Mine”

Pennsylvania Woman Turns up Alive After Her Own New Jersey Funeral

Carrie Minney could have sworn the woman in the casket was her 50-year-old daughter. When Minney and the rest of Sharolyn Jackson’s family attended her viewing, funeral and burial in New Jersey on Aug. 3, they noted that Jackson’s nose looked thinner. But they figured something had happened to it during the embalming process. TheContinue reading “Pennsylvania Woman Turns up Alive After Her Own New Jersey Funeral”

U.S.Congres insisting on building tanks the the Army says they don’t need

Built to dominate the enemy in combat, the Army’s hulking Abrams tank is proving equally hard to beat in a budget battle. Lawmakers from both parties have devoted nearly half a billion dollars in taxpayer money over the past two years to build improved versions of the 70-ton Abrams. But senior Army officials have saidContinue reading “U.S.Congres insisting on building tanks the the Army says they don’t need”

First solar-powered vertebrate discovered – the salamander Ambystoma maculatum

When you think about it, animals are weird. They ignore the abundant source of energy above their heads – the sun – and choose instead to invest vast amounts of energy in cumbersome equipment for eating and digesting food. Why don’t they do what plants do, and get their energy straight from sunlight? The shortContinue reading “First solar-powered vertebrate discovered – the salamander Ambystoma maculatum”

Friedrich Hasenöhrl – precursor to Einstein’s E=MC2

A new study reveals the contribution of a little known Austrian physicist, Friedrich Hasenöhrl, to uncovering a precursor to Einstein famous equation. Two American physicists outline the role played by Austrian physicist Friedrich Hasenöhrl in establishing the proportionality between the energy (E) of a quantity of matter with its mass (m) in a cavity filledContinue reading “Friedrich Hasenöhrl – precursor to Einstein’s E=MC2”

Slithering movie theater thief stole up to $70,000 per week

  A Pennsylvania man was convicted of slithering around theater floors and stealing moviegoers’ wallets and purses. Anthony Johnson, 49, may have taken as much as $70,000 per week, according to authorities. Along with his accomplices, Johnson used the stolen credit cards and IDs to secure cash advances at local casinos. They also purchased thousandsContinue reading “Slithering movie theater thief stole up to $70,000 per week”

Pennsylvania couple charged with trying to sell neighbor’s lost puppy on Craig’s list

A couple in Pennsylvania is facing criminal charges for selling their neighbor’s lost puppy on Craigslist instead of returning it, according to police. Police in Leechburg, Pa., said two dogs, a Rottweiler and a golden retriever mix, wandered onto the property of Scott Duff, 41, and Roxanne Duff, 38, on September 3. After discovering theContinue reading “Pennsylvania couple charged with trying to sell neighbor’s lost puppy on Craig’s list”