Associated Press Published 1:07 PM EDT Oct 15, 2018 Highland, Calif. – Deputies in California have used Doritos to lure a pig “the size of a mini horse” back home. The pig was running around a neighborhood when the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office received the call Saturday. One of the deputies had Doritos in her lunch bag. Video shows the deputy leaving a trail of the chips, which the pig followed. Deputies had responded to previous calls about the pig and knew where to take him. He was returned to his pen, and deputies secured the gate. … [Read more...] about Doritos used to lure rogue pig back home
Updated 10:04 am PDT, Monday, October 15, 2018 In this Oct. 13, 2018 photo, provided by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, an officer uses Doritos to lure a pig back home in Highland, Calif. The pig was running around a neighborhood when the sheriff's office received the call. (San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department via AP) less In this Oct. 13, 2018 photo, provided by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, an officer uses Doritos to lure a pig back home in Highland, Calif. The pig was running around a neighborhood when the ... more Photo: AP Photo: AP Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 In this Oct. 13, 2018 photo, provided by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, an officer uses Doritos to lure a pig back home in Highland, Calif. The pig was running … [Read more...] about Nacho Cheese or Cool Ranch? Doritos lure rogue pig back home
John Haltiwanger, provided by Published 9:25 am CDT, Monday, October 15, 2018 Jonathan Ernst President Donald Trump on Monday suggested "rogue killers" could be responsible for the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, without providing evidence. Trump said King Salman strongly denied any involvement in Khashoggi's disappearance. Khashoggi disappeared after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in early October and is feared dead. Khashoggi had often been critical of the Saudi government in his writing. President Donald Trump on Monday suggested "rogue killers" could be responsible for the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, touting the Saudi king's "very strong" denial of involvement. Trump provided no evidence to support his suggestion of "rogue killers." The president spoke with reporters about the Saudi Arabian government's denial of any involvement in Khashoggi's disappearance after a phone call with the Saudi king. … [Read more...] about Trump touts Saudi king’s ‘very strong’ denial and says ‘rogue killers’ could be responsible for Khashoggi disappearance
Dave Mosher, provided by Published 12:01 pm CDT, Tuesday, October 9, 2018 NASA/ESA A vital part inside the Hubble Space Telescope, which records stunning images of the universe, failed on Friday. The part is called a gyroscope and helps Hubble point at celestial objects. It's the third of six total gyros to fail since 2009, when astronauts last serviced Hubble. Another gyro is acting "drunk," one official said. NASA may start using a single gyro to extend the telescope's lifespan, but this would limit the observations Hubble can make. When Hubble dies, NASA will have a few ways to get rid of — or rescue — the bus-sized cylinder. The Hubble Space Telescope is famous for the stunning images it records of the universe, from distant galaxies to dark storms on Neptune and even plumes of water shooting from alien moons. But the Earth-orbiting spacecraft won't last forever. NASA, the European Space Agency, and other Hubble partners got a sobering reminder of this … [Read more...] about NASA’s Hubble space telescope just lost a vital part, and one of its backups is ‘acting drunk.’ Here’s why astronomers haven’t lost hope.
A fraudster who conned thousands of pounds out of 19 victims across Kent through pressure-selling concrete driveways has appeared in court.Arif Choudry - the sole director of Wycombe Welding Limited, previously trading as A Drive for Life, based at Kings Hill - was prosecuted by KCC Trading Standards at Maidstone Crown Court.He pleaded guilty to 19 offences of fraud by false representation and one offence of money laundering.The court heard evidence of fraudulent written and verbal representations made by Choudry to 19 victims, who lost nearly £30,000.They came from towns and villages across Kent, including Rochester, Chatham, Rainham, Maidstone, Boughton Monchelsea, Coxheath, Snodland, Tonbridge, Paddock Wood, Tunbridge Wells, and Orpington.Choudry also targeted the east of the county with further victims in Birchington, Hawkinge, Westgate on Sea, Aldington, Herne Bay, Ashford and Sheerness.In a fraud described as sophisticated and persistent, carefully planned and professionally … [Read more...] about Rogue trader conned 19 victims