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    After setting sail on a solo voyage around the world, Peter Goss, 35, said an inflamed tendon in his arm began causing problems. Three months into the voyage, he operated on himself to repair the tendon, using a flashlight strapped to his head for illumination and following faxed instructions from a French doctor. "It`s a strange sensation slicing away at yourself with a scalp
  • Set free! Jail officials in Linn County, OR, have banned underwear for male inmates, explaining that it costs too much money to replace T-shirts and drawers, which keep disappearing. Sherrif Dave Burright said some items were flushed down the toilet, resulting in a $200 bill to unclog...
  • The mommies! A custody battle in Santa Ana, CA, took an unusual turn when the mother of a 3-year-old girl claimed the girl`s father is actually...
  • Couple gave counseling a shot ! A husband and wife pulled guns on each other and shot it out at church during a marriage counseling session after he arrived late, drinking...
  • Wedding day blues! Pakistan announced a ban on lavish wedding feasts. Explaining suchcelebrations cause financial hardships for the poor and middle classes...
  • Powerful coincidence! Almost all of Nevada City, CA, lost power for 30 minutes this spring when a branch blew off a tree and hit a Pacific Gas...