Man arrested for carjacking 20 minutes after his release from jail – National

Marcus Goodman was out of jail for less than 20 minutes before he did a bad thing on Saturday, according to police in Spokane, Wash. Goodman, 31, spent the night behind bars after allegedly carjacking a teenager’s vehicle within minutes of his release from jail, the Spokane Police Department said in a statement. Goodman […]

Charges stayed against Kentucky man ticketed for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules in Banff

Charges have been stayed against a Kentucky man accused of violating a quarantine order in Alberta’s Rocky Mountains last June. John Pennington was given a $1,200 ticket on June 25 after staff at a Banff hotel called the RCMP saying they believed a U.S. citizen was violating the Alberta Public Health Act during the […]

B.C. man at centre of Indian police probe on alleged conspiracy involving Rihanna, Greta Thunberg

A B.C. man is defending his reputation after being hurled into the headlines of every major national news network in India on allegations that he says are absurd. Mo Dhaliwal is accused of being involved in an alleged international conspiracy to divide India with the help of celebrities like pop singer Rihanna and climate […]

Man charged in U.S. Capitol riot worked for FBI, had security clearance: lawyer – National

A man who authorities say is a leader of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group and helped to organize a ring of other extremists and led them in the attack last month at the U.S. Capitol has held a top-secret security clearance for decades and previously worked for the FBI, his attorney said Monday. […]

Michigan man killed by exploding cannon at baby shower – National

A 26-year-old man was killed by an exploding cannon on Saturday in what Michigan authorities say was a baby shower stunt gone wrong. Evan Thomas Silva was fatally wounded in the blast outside a home in Gaines Township on Saturday night, Michigan State Police say. Silva was visiting the home for a baby shower […]

Tennessee man shot, killed during YouTube ‘prank’ robbery: police – National

By Staff The Associated Press Posted February 6, 2021 2:04 pm     Updated February 6, 2021 2:07 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Police in Tennessee are investigating after a man […]

Man who accidentally swallowed earbud warns against sleeping with headphones – National

By Staff The Associated Press Posted February 6, 2021 12:02 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A man is warning people against using headphones while falling asleep after health care workers had to remove a wireless […]

‘Put the chicken in the bag’: Maskless man wanted in hangry holdup – National

California authorities are looking for a hangry suspect who robbed a chicken joint at gunpoint on Wednesday, then flew the coop with an armload of food — and absolutely no cash. The bizarre robbery happened Wednesday evening at Roscoe’s House of Chicken and Waffles in Pasadena, Calif., according to local media. A customer walked […]

Man welcomes ‘new chance’ after historic face, double hand transplant – National

NOTE: This story contains photos and descriptions of a medical nature that some might find graphic. Please read at your own discretion. A New Jersey man is slowly learning how to use a face and hands that once belonged to a stranger, some six months after they became his own in a historic transplant […]

Calgary man who spent month in Wuhan lockdown warns it’s too soon to ease Alberta COVID-19 restrictions

Memories of his time in lockdown in Wuhan are still vivid for Bin Zhang. The Calgary man, his wife and young children were visiting his parents in China last January when the novel coronavirus struck. “It was spreading, and we didn’t know the extent of how much so we were worried about catching the […]