Homeless man guilty in kidnapping hoax A loyal cat has been bringing his owner small gifts everyday in a show of affection. The catch? The cat's owner has been dead for over a year. New photos of Mars from NASA's Curiosity rover have sparked a buzz of discussion over an odd formation that some ... 10/11/2013 - 5:12 am | View Link
'I was paranoid and couldn't trust anyone': Teenager reveals devastation after stalker sent hoax bomb to hotel where she works A teenager today spoke of how her life had been ‘ruined’ after she was targeted by a random man on Facebook during a terrifying stalking obsession that culminated in him sending her a hoax bomb. Chloe Edgley, 19, of Leeds, West Yorkshire ... 05/2/2013 - 1:40 am | View Link
Homeless Gift Hoax Leaves Sacramento Families Short On Gifts A program to provide Christmas gifts for homeless families has fallen victim to a sub for Santa who has failed to deliver. Joe Ramos, community partnerships coordinator for the Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center, said 26 homeless families ... 12/19/2012 - 11:58 am | View Link
Hoax leaves program short of gifts for homeless families A program to provide Christmas gifts for homeless families has fallen victim to a sub for Santa who has failed to deliver. Joe Ramos, community partnerships coordinator for the Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center, said 26 homeless families from the ... 12/18/2012 - 5:10 pm | View Link
Are claims that Carla Bruni and Nicolas Sarkozy have both had affairs just a Twitter hoax? They have both been accused of having affairs in a saga supposedly gripping France. But today it was claimed that Carla Bruni and Nicolas Sarkozy 'infidelities' are actually a spectacular hoax. French magazine L'Express alleged that the story ... 03/10/2010 - 10:59 pm | View Link
Out of about 10,500 peace officers in the state, an estimated 10 percent could be eligible to retire early by May 31, 2014, after which pension reductions will increase for those who retire before they turn 55.
A man uses a sledgehammer to smash a statue of Soviet founder Vladimir Lenin during a rally organized by supporters of EU integration in Kiev, Ukraine, on December 8. There are many ways to create iconic moments during protest movements, but perhaps none is as reliable—as fraught with symbolism—as toppling a statue.