The Otherground News Archive

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Man linked to Holly Bobo death commits suicide
Man linked to Holly Bobo death commits suicide
A man who Tennessee authorities tried to indict in connection with the kidnapping and killing of a nursing student has committed suicide, according to his attorney.
02/24/2015
Teacher gets 10-50 years for sex with 13yo student
Teacher gets 10-50 years for sex with 13yo student
A former Armada Middle School teacher accused of carrying on a sexual relationship with a 13-year-old student was sentenced today to 10-50 years in prison.
02/24/2015
Missing elderly woman found frozen onto ground
Missing elderly woman found frozen onto ground
A photographer in Williamson County was taking photos last Friday when he made a startling discovery: an elderly woman frozen to the ground.
02/23/2015
Man struck by train while posing for selfie
Man struck by train while posing for selfie
An Oregon man posing for a selfie was struck and killed by an Amtrak train as he and woman posed for the photo on railroad tracks amid a Tacoma-to-Portland trip.
02/23/2015
Al Sharpton hit with $20 billion law suit
Al Sharpton hit with $20 billion law suit
The plaintiff is not only targeting Comcast and TWC of what would be the largest pay television distributor in the US, but also various African-American advocacy groups.
02/23/2015
YouTube to launch paid subscription service
YouTube to launch paid subscription service
YouTube is about to take a big step forward. Google (GOOGL) says its web-based video provider is set to launch an ad-free subscription service in a few months.
02/20/2015
Geraldo Rivera: Rap's done more damage than racism
Geraldo Rivera: Rap's done more damage than racism
He says that the rap culture which encourages visible tattoos, thugism, and having your pants below your ass is holding blacks back more than any perceived racism.
02/20/2015
Charges dismissed in the famous 'Arizona iced tea case'
Charges dismissed in the famous 'Arizona iced tea case'
Charges have been dismissed in the famous “Arizona Iced Tea Case,” in which a rapper and former Army sergeant was arrested for drinking a can of the sweetened beverage.
02/20/2015
Vanilla Ice released from jail
Vanilla Ice released from jail
Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home.
02/19/2015
Mom with road rage goes after car - ends badly
Mom with road rage goes after car - ends badly
Police now believe it was only after Tammy Meyers and her 22-year-old son went out and found the suspect Thursday that they were apparently followed home ...
02/19/2015
Naked Florida woman stops traffic, pleasures self, jumps on Lexus, gets arrested
Naked Florida woman stops traffic, pleasures self, jumps on Lexus, gets arrested
A Florida woman raised some eyebrows of motorists Sunday night when she took to the streets naked and also taking some time to masturbate and mount the hood of a car.
02/19/2015
Afroman punches girl on stage
Afroman punches girl on stage
The "Because I Got High" rapper was performing when a woman got on stage and approached Afroman, and without warning he turned and socked her right in the head.
02/18/2015
Man punches self in face, accuses cops of brutality
Man punches self in face, accuses cops of brutality
A video released Tuesday afternoon by the Lane County Sheriff's Office shows a man punching himself in the face in an effort to get out of jail, according to deputies.
02/18/2015
The massive plume on the surface of Mars ...
The massive plume on the surface of Mars ...
Three years ago on March 20, in Pennsylvania, an amateur astronomer named Wayne Jaeschke turned his telescope to the skies and captured something strange.
02/18/2015
Teen killed in Maryland shootout; parents found dead
Teen killed in Maryland shootout; parents found dead
It started as a police chase after a teenager ignored a traffic stop by a Maryland state trooper. By the time it ended, the 16-year-old suspect was dead in a shootout.
02/17/2015
Mum kills son to save him from embarrassment
Mum kills son to save him from embarrassment
37 year old mum, Nuray Sacan, who throttled her 10-year-old son to death because she thought his big ears were ruining his life is facing murder charges in Turkey.
02/17/2015
Niagara Falls freezes over
Niagara Falls freezes over
For the second time this winter, Niagara falls has come to an icy halt as the six million cubic feet of water that typically flow over the falls every minute has frozen over.
02/17/2015
Girl can't prove she exists
Girl can't prove she exists
To the government, Alecia Pennington doesn't exist. She has been unable to get a driver’s license, get a job, go to college, get a bank account, or vote. What can she do?
02/16/2015
These nuts  may ward off or prevent Alzheimer's
These nuts  may ward off or prevent Alzheimer's
A daily dose of walnuts might reduce, delay, or prevent the risk of contracting Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study published in the Journal of AD.
02/16/2015
India: Pooping openly blunts nation's growth
India: Pooping openly blunts nation's growth
Dodging leering men and stick-wielding farmers and avoiding spots that her neighbors had soiled, the mother of 3 pulled up her sari and defecated with the Taj Mahal in plain view.
02/16/2015
"I am getting sick and tired of dinosaurs being forced on our children."
A parent, who's part of a group that believes dinosaurs are one big lie, is getting international attention after making an angry post on a parenting site.
02/13/2015
Los Angeles officer who saw replica gun shoots teen in back
Los Angeles officer who saw replica gun shoots teen in back
A Los Angeles police officer shot and wounded a 15-year-old boy in the back after spotting him in an alley standing near someone holding what appeared to be a gun.
02/13/2015
IRS pays illegals who didn't pay taxes
IRS pays illegals who didn't pay taxes
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen told Congress on Wednesday that even illegal immigrants who didn’t pay taxes will be able to claim back-refunds.
02/13/2015
Montana lawmaker wants to ban yoga pants
Montana lawmaker wants to ban yoga pants
Tight-fitting clothing—like yoga pants, for example—could also be considered indecent exposure under the law, the Republican lawmaker said. wtf?
02/12/2015
OG'er gets world's first penis reduction surgery
OG'er gets world's first penis reduction surgery
A 17-year-old boy has undergone the world's first penis reduction surgery, surgeons claim. The American teen requested the surgery after his penis grew too large ...
02/12/2015