Woman assaults grandmother over Facebook friend request

A Florida woman was arrested for repeatedly slapping her 72-year-old grandmother in the face for refusing to accept her Facebook request.

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NYPD “Cop of the year” arrested for trafficking 10 kilos of cocaine 

Officer Philip LeRoy of the NYPD won an award for “cop of the year” just two years ago, but now he is facing jail time after a massive cocaine deal that went terribly wrong.

Minecraft's creator buys $70 million house 

In case you needed a material transaction to illustrate how much money Markus Persson, aka Notch, has having sold Minecraft to Microsoft, take a look at this ...

Study reveals cops are the most obese workers in America 

Their job is to protect and serve – but it seems some police officers interpret this as an excuse to enjoy too many extra servings at the lunch table.

Anti-pirate private floating arsenals for hire 

The MNG Resolution may not immediately catch the eye but it is one of many floating arsenals, moored in the Gulf of Oman. The container it is carrying is full of weapons.

A million Egyptian mummies unearthed 

A cemetery containing more than a million mummified human bodies has been unearthed in the Faiyum region of Egypt, about 60 miles (96km) south of Cairo.

Sony hackers reference 9/11 in new threats against theaters 

Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" that referenced 9/11.

Man escapes 5 year sentence after dash cam footage 

Evidence from a dashboard camera on a police cruiser ended a nightmare for a New Jersey man facing false charges of eluding police, resisting arrest and assault.

Mothership space net 

It took 14,000 feet of cordage to create it. It’s unique and it is uniquely named the “Mothership Space Net Penthouse,” hovering high above the desert in Moab, Utah.

Sharpton to meet with Sony exec before release of ‘Annie’ remake 

Embattled Sony chief Amy Pascal is due to meet with the Rev. Al Sharpton in person in New York just days before Sony’s remake of “Annie,” starring Jamie Foxx.

Coca-Cola’s going into the milk business 

When my husband mentioned that Coca-Cola had broken into the milk business, I was intrigued. Coke is making milk? It seemed pretty strange.

New Bedford parents upset about 2nd grade protests 

At the Alma Del Mar Charter School, students were taking a class where they learned about the recent protests in Ferguson when they decided to hold their own protest.

Two dead as 16-hour siege ends in Sydney 

Two people are dead including gunman after a hostage situation in Sydney ended in gunfire. A radical Muslim cleric was confirmed dead early today, along with a hostage.

High school student scores $72 million playing stock market 

A kid from Queens has made tens of millions of dollars — by trading stocks on his lunch breaks at Stuyvesant High School, New York magazine reports in its Monday issue.

Vivid is willing to pay $1 million for a Mama June sex tape 

The company has calculated that America's growing interest in "BBW" and our morbid curiosity about the Honey Boo Boo family add up to ideal market conditions...

Time capsule found in Massachusetts 

Crews removed a time capsule dating back to 1795 from the granite cornerstone of the Massachusetts Statehouse, where it was placed by Samuel Adams and Paul Revere.

Scott Stapp threatened to kill Obama, according to wife's 911 call 

Recently, the singer allegedly told his wife that he is a CIA agent on a mission to assassinate President Barack Obama, prompting a call to 911.

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