Sean Blackler

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Law catches up with Beezow Doo-doo Zopittybop-bop-bop yet again

A man whose name gave him worldwide attention last year when he was arrested for drug possession has had yet another run in with the law.<p>Beezow …

Vending machine produces hot chips in 90 seconds using beef fat

Fast food just got that little bit faster with a vending machine that promises to produce hot French fries in 90 seconds.<p>The new coin-operated …

Pensioner has fork removed from penis by surgeons after sexual play

A 70-year-old man has had a 4in fork removed from his penis after it became lodged there during a sexual act, it has been revealed.<p>The unfortunate …

Hobos have long been misunderstood. People call them bums, often prefaced with the word "lazy". Yet life on the road is arduous. Hobos travel to find work for food and lodging, an old tradition. In the late 1800s, 63 of them started a union with a small subscription fee and a set of laws. Here is a report from this year's National Hobo Convention http://econ.st/19w44zs

Bad driving: what are we thinking?

Last week the UK government announced a crackdown on unsafe driving. From now on, those of us spotted tailgating or lane hogging will face on-the-spot fines of £100 and three penalty points. As road safety minister Stephen Hammond said: "Careless driving puts innocent people's lives at risk. That …

The new receptionist at Brent Council is nice… for a hologram

Meet Shanice, the new receptionist at Brent Council’s town hall. She seems friendly enough as she smiles from behind a desk, but step a little closer …

Takeaway owner fined £750 for selling pizza with cockroach in its crust

A takeaway owner has been fined £750 for selling a pizza with a cockroach in its crust.<p>Matloob Hussain was ordered to shut his business after a child …

This couple were really happy with how the photo shoot for their wedding was going…until this helicopter camera crashed straight into the groom’s face. http://bit.ly/19v4iDw

Man who had sex with goat banned from every farm in the country

A man who admitted having sex with a goat has been banned from every farm in the country.<p>Robert Newman has also been told he must stay indoors after …

One-legged man accused of benefit fraud – because officials read report on his healthy limb

A man with one leg was accused of being a benefit cheat – because officials had examined the wrong limb.<p>Former lorry driver Robert Punter, 63, was …

"Everyone in north-west Indiana wanted Paula Cooper to die - Nana would have been appalled by the anger." http://bbc.in/18Ifvj7 Could you forgive a murderer? In 1985 Bill Pelke's grandmother was murdered in her home by four teenage girls. One of them, Paula Cooper, was seen as the ringleader and sentenced to death in 1986. Read how Bill has forgiven her and wants to help her start a new life.

Fukushima nuclear plant: Radioactive water leak found

<b>Radioactive water has leaked from a storage tank into the ground at Japan's Fukushima plant, its operator says.</b><p>Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) said the leak of at least 300 tonnes of the highly radioactive water was discovered on Monday.<p>The plant, crippled by the earthquake and tsunami in …

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