Thursday February 23, 2017

Archive for the ‘Scary’ Category

Harrison Ford FAA investigation for landing on airport taxiway instead of runway

Harrison Ford will not know his flying fate for weeks and maybe a lot longer, because the FAA is severely backlogged. Ford landed on a taxiway Monday at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, thinking it was the proper runway.  More…

200,000 flee nations tallest dam, race to repair before storm

The Chief of the Department of Water Resources revealed the situation became so perilous he ordered his staff to flee. Officials also admitted they are in a race against time to drain up to 50-feet of water from the stricken Oroville Dam before a storm hits on Wednesday. Almost 200,000 people were frantically ordered to evacuate so far.  More…

Pilot’s bizarre intercom rant about presidential election and her divorce

A United Airlines pilot had to be removed from her airliner after ranting on to stunned passengers about her divorce and President Donald Trump over the plane’s intercom.  More…

Michigan Man Whose Drug Sentence Commuted By Obama Is Shot Dead

A man whose drug-related prison sentence was commuted in November by President Barack Obama has been fatally shot at a federal halfway house in Michigan after two men with assault-style rifles sought him out, police said.  More…

Throwing up a peace sign is one of the most dangerous things you can do

Our fingerprints guard our digital lives more than ever before and, between Apple’s Touch ID and the various fingerprint unlock features from Android manufacturers, biometric data is an increasingly hot commodity for hackers. “Just by casually making a peace sign in front of a camera, fingerprints can become widely available,” an expert said.  More…

Why skeptics think ‘miraculous’ dresser rescue was a stunt

Internet skeptics are suggesting that the viral video that shows a 2-year-old’s heroic rescue of his twin brother from beneath a fallen dresser is too good to be true. With the video — showing Brock Shoff of Utah lifting the dresser off his brother Bowdy — now spread across the web, social media has lit up with frame-by-frame “evidence” that it was all a set-up.  More…

US Marshal arrested for pointing gun at McDonald’s cashier

An impatient U.S. Marshal tired of waiting for his food at a Brooklyn McDonald’s pulled a gun on a cashier hoping it would expedite service — but was arrested instead.  More…

Lisa Marie Naegle Smiles Big In Photo With Killer Just Hours Before Death

When Lisa Marie Naegle posed for a photo with Jackie Jerome Rogers at a friend’s birthday party on Dec. 18, she likely didn’t expect he’d brutally murder her just hours later.  More…

Obama pardons most people ever in a single day

Neil Eggleston, Obama’s White House counsel, says Obama has now pardoned a total of 148 people during his presidency and has shortened the sentences of 1,176 people, including 395 serving life sentences. Eggleston says the clemency actions exemplify Obama’s belief that America is a nation of second chances.  More…

8-year-old boy dies after tombstone falls on him

An 8-year-old boy died in Lynn, Arkansas while attending a birthday party at a church. According to police, the boy was playing in a nearby cemetery when a large tombstone fell on him. The boy was taken to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  More…

The moment Turkish assassin gunned down ambassador

SHOCKING new video shows the Turkish anti-terror cop pacing behind the Russian ambassador in Ankara as the cop fidgets, checks his inner jacket pocket and finally pulls out his semiautomatic and guns down the diplomat.  More…

Mother of bride killed when tree fell during wedding

The California wedding guest killed by a falling tree was the mother the bride, officials revealed Monday. The woman was killed, and four others were injured — including a 4-year-old girl left critical — when the tree fell on the wedding party posing for photos over the weekend.  More…

Oakland warehouse where 36 died in vicious fire shown before the deadly blaze

Shocking video and images have emerged from inside the doomed Oakland warehouse depicting a squalid ‘hell-hole’ not fit to live in – as a tenant told how cats urinated everywhere and it was the venue for an orgy. The footage and photos show the living quarters of some of the residents of the building known as the Oakland Ghost Ship.  More…

Kidnapped jogger was branded, starved nearly to death

The husband of the kidnapped California mom who was tortured in a harrowing three-week ordeal says he was “shattered” when he first saw her severely burned and bruised body in the hospital. “My first sight was my wife in a hospital bed, her face covered in bruises ranging from yellow to black because of repeated beatings, the bridge of her nose broken,” Keith Papini said.  More…

Amazon Worker Jumps Off Company Building After E-Mail

An Amazon.com Inc. employee was injured when he leaped off a building at the company’s Seattle headquarters in what police characterized as a suicide attempt. The man sent an e-mail visible to hundreds of co-workers, including Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, before the incident occurred.  More…