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# pennsylvania - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Burglar caught after robbing office while wearing shirt with his name written on it
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Burglar caught after robbing office while wearing shirt with his name written on it

Dec 13th 2015, 7:45 AM 25,020 Views 8 Comments

Not the smartest move.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 3 December, 2015

A city in America can't figure out why it smells like cat pee
# Unfortunate
# Unfortunate

A city in America can't figure out why it smells like cat pee

Dec 3rd 2015, 6:20 AM 16,103 Views 8 Comments

Smelly cat, smelly cat, it’s not your fault.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Man was jailed for a month after police mistook soap for cocaine
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Man was jailed for a month after police mistook soap for cocaine

Nov 18th 2015, 6:05 AM 8,015 Views 15 Comments

The man had to pay thousands in court costs and missed Thanksgiving with his toddler.

# pennsylvania - Friday 6 November, 2015

Life sentence for woman who kept disabled people in a 'dungeon' and collected their welfare
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Life sentence for woman who kept disabled people in a 'dungeon' and collected their welfare

Nov 6th 2015, 9:52 PM 30,887 Views 26 Comments

“There is no penalty that is too harsh for the people that did this. The word horrific is not sufficient.”

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

WATCH: An enormous US military blimp broke loose and floated for 140 miles today
# Free At Last
# Free At Last

WATCH: An enormous US military blimp broke loose and floated for 140 miles today

Oct 28th 2015, 8:28 PM 15,330 Views 27 Comments

It dragged a mile-long tether behind it, and has left 20,000 homes without electricity.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 17 October, 2015

This prisoner somehow managed to escape despite being shackled to a hospital bed
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

This prisoner somehow managed to escape despite being shackled to a hospital bed

Oct 17th 2015, 8:30 AM 16,449 Views 11 Comments

Alexander Erb, 26, used a nurse as an obstacle as he hopped off a stretcher and escaped.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Two men charged over brutal murder of teen babysitter, after 31-year investigation
# Barbara Rowan
# Barbara Rowan

Two men charged over brutal murder of teen babysitter, after 31-year investigation

Oct 3rd 2015, 9:00 PM 42,552 Views 31 Comments

Police say they’ve solved the shocking 1984 murder of 14-year-old Barbara Rowan.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

You can buy Buffalo Bill's house from Silence of the Lambs for €270,000
# 8 Circle Street
# 8 Circle Street

You can buy Buffalo Bill's house from Silence of the Lambs for €270,000

Aug 19th 2015, 8:48 PM 16,704 Views 26 Comments

“May I use your phone please?”

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Beauty queen arrested after faking cancer to raise money
# Bad Idea
# Bad Idea

Beauty queen arrested after faking cancer to raise money

Aug 12th 2015, 9:04 PM 22,896 Views 17 Comments

She reportedly shaved her head at one point.

# pennsylvania - Friday 17 July, 2015

Man caught drinking beer with hogs in the nip told cops: "I just like pigs"
# Just Hangin' Out
# Just Hangin' Out

Man caught drinking beer with hogs in the nip told cops: "I just like pigs"

Jul 17th 2015, 7:53 PM 19,695 Views 22 Comments

He was drinking a six-pack of Hamm’s. No, really…

# pennsylvania - Friday 15 May, 2015

This Irish student just got an asteroid named after him
# Outer Space
# Outer Space

This Irish student just got an asteroid named after him

May 15th 2015, 8:30 PM 15,886 Views 17 Comments

It’s thanks to his winning of a major SciFest prize.

# pennsylvania - Monday 27 April, 2015

Watch this kid solve a Rubik's Cube in 5.25 SECONDS
# Impressive
# Impressive

Watch this kid solve a Rubik's Cube in 5.25 SECONDS

Apr 27th 2015, 2:15 PM 17,690 Views 30 Comments

He set the world record on Saturday.

# pennsylvania - Monday 9 February, 2015

Teenager (16) charged with murder after 'sending Snapchat selfie with body'
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Teenager (16) charged with murder after 'sending Snapchat selfie with body'

Feb 9th 2015, 3:48 PM 26,423 Views 0 Comments

A parent of one of the recipients passed a screenshot on to police.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Did an Irish woman live to be 134?
# Christmas Day
# Christmas Day

Did an Irish woman live to be 134?

Dec 25th 2014, 4:00 PM 33,248 Views 22 Comments

Mary Murphy claimed to have been born in 1770.

# pennsylvania - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Is this the world's saddest council Christmas tree?
# Treegic
From The Daily Edge
# Treegic

Is this the world's saddest council Christmas tree?

Nov 23rd 2014, 2:30 PM 7,190 Views 1 Comment

The tree is so pathetic, locals have started a campaign against it.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Irish-born US judge suspended over porn emails scandal
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Irish-born US judge suspended over porn emails scandal

Oct 22nd 2014, 9:30 AM 13,629 Views 26 Comments

McCaffery exchanged emails with a member of the Office of Attorney General that depicted sexual acts .

# pennsylvania - Monday 14 July, 2014

Body falls out of coroner's van and rolls into traffic
# Body Blow
# Body Blow

Body falls out of coroner's van and rolls into traffic

Jul 14th 2014, 11:18 AM 30,149 Views 29 Comments

The coroner’s office says that a door malfunction caused the incident.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Woman climbs tree to rescue cat, has to be rescued herself
# That's Cat
From The Daily Edge
# That's Cat

Woman climbs tree to rescue cat, has to be rescued herself

Jun 17th 2014, 4:52 PM 2,664 Views 0 Comments

That’s your cat now lady.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Column: Ireland can't replicate the US shale gas boom – and it shouldn't try
# Fracking
# Fracking

Column: Ireland can't replicate the US shale gas boom – and it shouldn't try

Mar 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 231 Views 23 Comments

Ireland would like to replicate the US shale gas boom but geography, history, and lack of energy infrastructure will prevent this – and the risks to the economy might not be worth the benefit from any gas produced, writes John O’Donnell.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Man shares his own 'Wanted' pic on Facebook... gets caught 45mins later
# I'm With Stupid
From The Daily Edge
# I'm With Stupid

Man shares his own 'Wanted' pic on Facebook... gets caught 45mins later

Jan 22nd 2014, 9:13 AM 4,399 Views 1 Comment

Not the world’s brightest star.

# pennsylvania - Monday 6 January, 2014

'Jihad Jane' sentenced to 10 years for plot to kill artist
# America
# America

'Jihad Jane' sentenced to 10 years for plot to kill artist

Jan 6th 2014, 5:59 PM 15,298 Views 23 Comments

“I don’t want to be into jihad no more,” Colleen LaRose told the judge.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Two-month-old girl shot dead in Pennsylvania
# America
# America

Two-month-old girl shot dead in Pennsylvania

Dec 26th 2013, 6:39 PM 29,846 Views 42 Comments

The tragedy occurred on Christmas Eve.

# pennsylvania - Monday 18 November, 2013

Pastor who officiated son's same-sex wedding to go on "church trial"
# Religion
# Religion

Pastor who officiated son's same-sex wedding to go on "church trial"

Nov 18th 2013, 2:30 PM 14,129 Views 133 Comments

The pastor officiated the ceremony six years ago, but now could face losing his job.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Man calls police after lunch stolen from office fridge
# Crimewatch
From The Daily Edge
# Crimewatch

Man calls police after lunch stolen from office fridge

Oct 22nd 2013, 9:49 AM 7,872 Views 6 Comments

We’ve all been there.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Take a trip inside a 'naked haunted house'
# In The Nip
From The Daily Edge
# In The Nip

Take a trip inside a 'naked haunted house'

Oct 1st 2013, 9:05 AM 1,924 Views 0 Comments

And see people getting scared without their clothes on.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Man charged with drunk-driving his lawnmower
# Trimming
From The Daily Edge
# Trimming

Man charged with drunk-driving his lawnmower

Sep 19th 2013, 6:45 PM 944 Views 0 Comments

It was 1.30am when he was arrested in Pennsylvania.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Stolen human ashes found after being 'mistaken for drugs'
# Ashes To Ashes
From The Daily Edge
# Ashes To Ashes

Stolen human ashes found after being 'mistaken for drugs'

Sep 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 956 Views 1 Comment

The box of ashes was stolen from a van in Pittsburgh.

# pennsylvania - Friday 16 August, 2013

Man dresses up as ninja to 'help police'
# Crafty Creeper
From The Daily Edge
# Crafty Creeper

Man dresses up as ninja to 'help police'

Aug 16th 2013, 11:00 AM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

Pity the neighbours didn’t see it that way.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Pics: ‘Unfounded threat’ forces flight from Shannon to land in Philadelphia
# US Airways
# US Airways

Pics: ‘Unfounded threat’ forces flight from Shannon to land in Philadelphia

Aug 7th 2013, 8:20 PM 37,642 Views 86 Comments

The threat has transpired to be unfounded with all 171 passengers and 8 crew as well as the Boeing 757 aircraft itself cleared following a screening by authorities.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Girl dressed as 'Naked Pope' angers Catholic diocese
# Surplice Effort
From The Daily Edge
# Surplice Effort

Girl dressed as 'Naked Pope' angers Catholic diocese

May 1st 2013, 3:31 PM 26,851 Views 127 Comments

The student reportedly shaved her pubic hair into the shape of a cross while handing out condoms.

# pennsylvania - Monday 25 March, 2013

Caretaker accused of drinking $100,000 worth of rare whiskey
# High Spirits
From The Daily Edge
# High Spirits

Caretaker accused of drinking $100,000 worth of rare whiskey

Mar 25th 2013, 10:03 AM 21,231 Views 29 Comments

The vintage spirit was about 100 years old.

# pennsylvania - Friday 22 February, 2013

US town stops alcohol sales for Patrick's Day celebration
# Ditch The Drink
# Ditch The Drink

US town stops alcohol sales for Patrick's Day celebration

Feb 22nd 2013, 6:45 AM 11,191 Views 43 Comments

Bars, restaurants and off-licences in Pennsylvania are supporting the alcohol-free zone in a bid to curb drinking.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Man 'broke out of jail cell to go for a beer'
# Gonna Be An Ale Break
From The Daily Edge
# Gonna Be An Ale Break

Man 'broke out of jail cell to go for a beer'

Jan 31st 2013, 10:50 AM 9,354 Views 17 Comments

Timothy Bonner broke the cell door off its hinges before stopping for a cold one, US police said.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 22 December, 2012

One of Pennsylvania slain had been decorating hall for children's party
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

One of Pennsylvania slain had been decorating hall for children's party

Dec 22nd 2012, 11:31 AM 6,762 Views 8 Comments

Police still trying to discover motive behind shooting of three people in a rural area of Pennsylvania.

# pennsylvania - Friday 21 December, 2012

Four dead, including gunman, in Pennsylvania shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Four dead, including gunman, in Pennsylvania shooting

Dec 21st 2012, 6:09 PM 25,523 Views 75 Comments

Three state troopers were also injured in the incident which left three men and one woman dead.

# pennsylvania - Monday 5 November, 2012

Toddler dies after falling into wild dogs pen at Pittsburgh Zoo
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Toddler dies after falling into wild dogs pen at Pittsburgh Zoo

Nov 5th 2012, 9:46 AM 11,229 Views 21 Comments

The 2-year-old boy had been standing on a railing overlooking the enclosure when he lost his balance and fell in.

The final countdown: Obama and Romney in last push for votes
# US 2012
# US 2012

The final countdown: Obama and Romney in last push for votes

Nov 5th 2012, 7:55 AM 2,600 Views 1 Comment

The candidates are criss-crossing the key battleground states with just hours to go before the US decides on Obama or Romney.

# pennsylvania - Monday 22 October, 2012

Costumed girl shot by relative after she is mistaken for skunk
# United States
# United States

Costumed girl shot by relative after she is mistaken for skunk

Oct 22nd 2012, 9:05 AM 13,297 Views 52 Comments

The nine-year-old girl was hit in the shoulder, arm, back and neck after a relative mistook her for a skunk at a Halloween party on Saturday.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Man tries to rob $1 from bank in prison bid
# Hold Up
From The Daily Edge
# Hold Up

Man tries to rob $1 from bank in prison bid

Oct 10th 2012, 12:11 PM 11,009 Views 25 Comments

The man walked into a Pennsylvania bank and asked tellers to hand over just one dollar.

# pennsylvania - Monday 8 October, 2012

Sandusky runs risk of sexual assault in prison
# Danger
From The42
# Danger

Sandusky runs risk of sexual assault in prison

Oct 8th 2012, 8:31 PM 4,378 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the ex-football coach’s lawyer says the 68-year-old will speak before his sentencing.