The Otherground News Archive

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TSA’s secret list of suspicious behaviors revealed
TSA’s secret list of suspicious behaviors revealed
Airport screeners look for passengers with “face pale from recent shaving of beard” and other common traits to spot potential terrorists through the TSA’s controversial BDC.
04/15/2015
Mom throws teen party with naked Twister
Mom throws teen party with naked Twister
An Evans, Ga., mom faces charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor after she told her AA sponsor that she threw a naked Twister party for her teen daughter.
04/15/2015
Ex-drug officer says he stole cash, planted drugs many times
Ex-drug officer says he stole cash, planted drugs many times
A disgraced Philadelphia drug officer testifying against former colleagues says he stole drug money and planted evidence too many times to count.
04/14/2015
Airport handlers steal from bags at most airports
Airport handlers steal from bags at most airports
Inside a plane at Miami International Airport, baggage handlers are going on a shopping spree with passengers' bags. What they don't know is that they are being recorded.
04/14/2015
Percy Sledge, dead at 74
Percy Sledge, dead at 74
Percy Sledge, who soared from part-time singer and hospital orderly to lasting fame with his aching, forlorn performance on the classic “When a Man Loves a Woman, died at 74.
04/14/2015
Where's the bleach?
Where's the bleach?
Clorox has apologized for a social media misstep after the household products company sparked outrage by tweeting "where's the bleach".
04/13/2015
Japan buries more dolphins after mass beaching
Japan buries more dolphins after mass beaching
Japanese officials were burying several more dolphins on Monday as researchers tried to work out why scores of the animals beached themselves last week.
04/13/2015
ISIS warns US and Obama of a second 9/11
ISIS warns US and Obama of a second 9/11
Isis has released a video which states there is now "no safety for any American on the globe'" and that there will be another 9/11-style attack against the US.
04/13/2015
Tornadoes rip through parts of Midwest
Tornadoes rip through parts of Midwest
Ogle County Sheriff Brian VanVickle's house in Rochelle, Illinois, was a mound of rubble when he arrived at dawn Friday. Fortunately, his wife and children were out of town.
04/10/2015
Oklahoma to allow nitrogen gas for executions
Oklahoma to allow nitrogen gas for executions
With U.S. death penalty states scrambling for alternatives to lethal injectio, Oklahoma legislators believe they’ve found a foolproof and humane method; nitrogen gas hypoxia.
04/10/2015
Boss in text: You’re fired because you refused sex
Boss in text: You’re fired because you refused sex
A married Long Island ­limo-company manager told a female dispatcher he was firing her because she rejected his sexual ­advances — and even put it in writing.
04/10/2015
5 year old finds dinosaur fossil
5 year old finds dinosaur fossil
On Tuesday, SMU scientists helped a Dallas zookeeper and his 5-year-old son excavate a fossil they found last fall behind a Mansfield shopping center.
04/09/2015
Scientology head's father was spied on
Scientology head's father was spied on
For 18 months, private detectives tracked every move made by the father of David Miscavige, as they eavesdropped, spied on his emails and planted a GPS unit on his car.
04/09/2015
Man to undergo first head transplant
Man to undergo first head transplant
A man with a fatal medical condition has spoken about how he is set to become the first person to undergo a head transplant and hopes it could be as soon as next year.
04/09/2015
Snowmobiler captures video of being buried in avalanche
Snowmobiler captures video of being buried in avalanche
Taking all the right precautions was nearly not enough for a snowmobiler who was buried in an avalanche during a trip through the mountains of B.C.’s Interior.
04/08/2015
Woman charged with goldfish mass murder
Woman charged with goldfish mass murder
A Florida woman is facing a felony animal abuse charge for allegedly killing her boyfriend’s goldfish by pouring bleach into their tank, according to court records.
04/08/2015
DEA to track license plates across the US
DEA to track license plates across the US
Millions of cars are under surveillance and tracked in a database used by authorities at all levels of government, according to documents obtained by the ACLU.
04/08/2015
DMX accused of robbing New Jersey man at a gas station
DMX accused of robbing New Jersey man at a gas station
Police are investigating accusations that rapper DMX and his entourage robbed a New Jersey man of thousands of dollars in an encounter at a gas station on Sunday.
04/07/2015
Wife divorces husband after winning lottery
Wife divorces husband after winning lottery
During his 25 years of marriage, Thomas Rossi never saw a marriage counselor, never strayed and never doubted the relationship.They even shared an electric toothbrush.
04/07/2015
100 yr old man kills 88yr old wife with an axe
100 yr old man kills 88yr old wife with an axe
A 100-year-old man killed his wife, 88, with an ax as she slept, the County Prosecutor said in a Tweet Monday. The suspect then killed himself with a knife in the bathroom.
04/07/2015
N.Y. teen accepted by all 8 Ivy League schools
N.Y. teen accepted by all 8 Ivy League schools
High school senior Harold Ekeh didn't just get into one Ivy League university. He was accepted into all eight. Now comes the really hard part: Deciding where to go.
04/06/2015
Giant Edward Snowden sculpture appears in Brooklyn Park
Giant Edward Snowden sculpture appears in Brooklyn Park
City workers were sent to remove a large bronze bust of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden after it was placed atop a statue in a Brooklyn park Monday morning.
04/06/2015
Jeb Bush registered as a Hispanic voter in 2009
Jeb Bush registered as a Hispanic voter in 2009
There are 14.7 million registered Hispanic voters in the United States. John Ellis "Jeb" Bush, is—according to his voter registration form—Hispanic.
04/06/2015
Man missing at sea for 66 days found by USCG
Man missing at sea for 66 days found by USCG
A man whose family reported him missing at sea more than two months ago was found floating on the overturned hull of his sailboat 200 miles off the North Carolina coast.
04/03/2015
'Chainsaw ice skating' is a thing now
'Chainsaw ice skating' is a thing now
"At first, I thought it was super-fun and wanted to try it right away. But then all the things that could go wrong started to pile up in my brain taking the shape of a giant nope."
04/03/2015