|
Lots More Information
10 Weirdest Things Spotted by the TSA
It could happen: As you're rushing to get to the airport, you absentmindedly throw a gassed-up chain saw into your suitcase. Or a bag of live eels. Yes, TSA officials really spotted these items at U.S. airports. And stranger things, too. Read more »

Sources

  • Easton, Adam. "Polish author jailed for murder." September 5, 2007. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6979457.stm
  • Garner, Marcus K. "Ga. bank robber nabbed while waiting for getaway bus." Atlanta Journal Constitution. January 25, 2008. http://www.policeone.com/bizarre/articles/1654453/
  • Goff, Liz. "Biggest theft of cash in history." Queens History. http://www.queenstribune.com/guides/2006_MomentsInQueens/pages/LufthansaHeist.htm
  • McGee, Scott. "Car chase ends, but not after suspect stops for cigs." 3TV. July 24, 2007. http://www.azfamily.com/news/local/stories/KTVKLNews20070724_chase.aa887cef.html
  • Walker, Andrew. "How an assassin bungled a deadly umbrella plot." The Independent. May 13, 2000. http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qn4158/is_20000513/ai_n14312969
  • "Bank robber uses back of his own check to write stick-up note." Associated Press. September 12, 2007. http://tucsoncitizen.biz/ss/weird/62801.php
  • "Bosnian burglar takes nap, gets caught." Associated Press. November 22, 2007. http://www.boston.com/news/odd/articles/2007/11/22/bosnian_burglar_takes_nap_gets_caught/
  • "Brazil arrests alleged leader of gang in $70 million bank robbery." Associated Press. February 26, 2008. http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2008/02/26/news/Brazil-Bank-Heist.php
  • "Curiosity catches a fugitive." Deseret Morning News. October 16, 1988. http://nl.newsbank.com/nl-search/we/Archives?p_product=NewsLibrary&p_multi=DSNB&d_place=DSNB&p_theme=newslibrary2&p_action=search&p_maxdocs=200&p_topdoc=1&p_text_direct-0=0F35F77CCBE3DB82&p_field_direct-0=document_id&p_perpage=10&p_sort=YMD_date:D&s_trackval=GooglePM
  • "Five guilty of 'biggest ever' UK heist." CNN. January 28, 2008. http://www.cnn.com/2008/WORLD/europe/01/28/britain.heist/
  • "Goodfella's guide to New York." Associated Press. July 2, 2003. http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2003/07/02/print/main561401.shtml
  • "Grisly end for unlucky burglar." BBC. January 25, 2001. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/1135660.stm
  • "Hungry customer displays gun for food." WPLG. http://www.local10.com/news/14320910/detail.html
  • "Police: Mans shoots self in groin during robbery." Associated Press. January 16, 2008. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/22681900/
  • "Woman calls police about 'fake' cocaine." Associated Press. August 13, 2007. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2007/08/13/national/a133227D77.DTL
|