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Friday, Aug 18, 2017

Offbeat

Golden retriever digs up heroin in Oregon backyard

Golden retriever digs up heroin in Oregon backyard

An Oregon family's golden retriever has been honored by a sheriff for digging up $85,000 worth of black tar heroin in a family's backyard
Updated: 6 hours ago

Men say they've set record for traversing Boston's subway

Two Boston-area residents say they've set the world record for travelling to every stop on the city's subway system in about 7 1/2 hours
Updated: 7 hours ago

Idaho angler's record-setting trout in Utah deemed invalid

An Idaho man who caught a record-setting trout in Utah has been told his fish does not qualify for the record anymore because he caught it without a valid fishing license
Updated: 10 hours ago

Driver forced to gun engine and jump rising drawbridge

A driver in New Jersey had to gun his engine and jump a drawbridge that began rising as he crossed it with his family
Published: 08/18/17

Big catch! Drunken woman allegedly bites fisherman's line

It wasn't exactly the catch a Florida man was hoping for while fishing in the Atlantic Ocean
Published: 08/18/17

NY courts spokesman fired after saying he 'barely' worked

The New York state court system's longtime communications chief has been fired after inadvertently telling a reporter that he "barely" went to work
Published: 08/17/17
Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

A Vermont man has denied charges he sprayed liquid manure on a marked U.S. Customs and Border Protection car after confronting an agent about immigration enforcement
Published: 08/17/17

Are you for real? Police check out man looking for dentures

A wary woman in southern Germany has alerted police after a man buzzed on her door and asked for permission to search her balcony for his false teeth
Published: 08/17/17

Bavarian black swan finds companion through lonely hearts ad

A black swan in Bavaria is no longer alone after finding a companion thanks to a lonely hearts ad
Published: 08/17/17

The Latest: Nude suspect sits on Los Angeles harbor crane

A suspected car thief has been perched high atop a Port of Los Angeles loading crane for well over an hour as police wait below, and he has now taken off all his clothes
Published: 08/17/17