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Coffee delivery to Germany includes huge sack of cocaine


A coffee roasting company in Berlin received its normal shipment of beans from Brazil with an unexpected addition: a sack brimming with cocaine, police said Thursday.

Posted: December 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Hearse carrying body ‘stolen’ at Australian funeral


An Australian family Friday spoke of their shock after a man jumped out of bushes and drove off in a hearse carrying the body of a relative just before his funeral.

Posted: November 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Pronounced dead, 91-year-old Polish woman awakens


A Polish doctor says she has been in “deep shock” since learning that a 91-year-old woman she pronounced dead woke up in a morgue several hours later.

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

French police nab burglar watching TV, bubbly in hand


A burglar who cracked open a bottle of champagne to celebrate his caper was surprised by French police while watching television and drinking bubbly in the house he had just robbed.

Posted: October 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Dog named Lazarus survives euthanasia attempt

Lazarus, a mixed-breed dog who survived a euthanasia attempt and a car accident, sits in the sun at its new home in Helena, Ala., on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. Turned in to an animal shelter by its owner, a volunteer found the dog alive in the shelter the morning after it was injected with deadly chemicals. Jane Holston adopted the dog from Two by Two Animal Rescue, which named him Lazarus after the man the Bible says Jesus raised from the dead. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)

Animal control officer Wanda Snell knows what she saw: A veterinarian injected the black-and-brown mixed-breed dog with a deadly chemical, seeking to euthanize the 4-year-old dog no one had adopted. The animal moved some and then faded.

Posted: October 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »