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'Love handles save lives'


303-Love_Handles_Shooting.sff.highlight.prod_affiliate.56 Samantha Frazier, 35, credits her fat for working as a bulletproof vest when she was shot outside a bar in Atlantic City, N.J..

 "I want to be as big as I can if it's going to stop a bullet," said Frazier. Here is the story.

Posted by Andrea Torres at 11:28 AM on February 24, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)

Not this joker, but a joker nonetheless

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Police said Steven Grass, 55, has been addicted to robbing banks in South Florida since the 90s.

He got the nickname, after getting in the habit of handing over a note to bank tellers that said "THIS IS NO JOKE."

Besides the joy of robbing banks, Grass like Batman's Joker used dye to color his hair.

Miami Herald Staff David Smiley and Carli Teproff have the story.

Posted by Andrea Torres at 09:52 AM on February 24, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (2) | TrackBack (0)

471 Sex Crimes

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Dr. Earl Bradley is being accused of the serial molestation of more than 100 children, The Associated Press is reporting. 

Delaware detectives are asking former patients and parents who think their children may have been victimized to contact police. The pediatrician videotaped some of the assaults, so police have more than 13 hours of video recordings showing the sex crimes. Here is the story.

Posted by Andrea Torres at 09:00 AM on February 24, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Crime Scene at a school

Police officers surround a high school in southern Germany after a homicide on Thursday. Watch the video.

Posted by Andrea Torres at 10:53 AM on February 18, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Inmates take yoga to reduce their jail sentences

For every three months of yoga, inmates can reduce 15 days of jail time. Here is the story

Posted by Andrea Torres at 01:49 PM on February 16, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Police chief gets fake diplomas

Posted by Andrea Torres at 02:20 PM on February 12, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Prison guards may end up behind bars

Posted by Andrea Torres at 02:19 PM on February 12, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Suspect in little Somer's killing arrested

Posted by Andrea Torres at 02:15 PM on February 12, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Police: Man attacks baby with an ax

Police arrested a man after he used an ax to attack two women and a baby in Las Vegas, the Associated Press is reporting.

A woman saw a man attacking a woman with a stroller and intervened, but it was too late. The baby died at the scene. The other woman was inside a house. Police said the attacks were random. Watch the video report. 

Posted by Andrea Torres at 11:59 AM on February 12, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack (0)

Graf-pic of the day

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Interesting character on the corner of 31st Street and North Miami Avenue in Wynwood.

Posted by Andrea Torres at 07:28 AM on February 10, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)

 
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