Articles Tagged with melbourne

Frank Freshwaters: ‘Shawshank Redemption’ Fugitive Captured

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Frank Freshwaters was captured after spending 56 years on the lam. Freshwaters, an Ohio man, escaped a Green Springs prison farm in 1959. Melbourne, Florida police officers caught the man the Shawshank Redemption movie was based upon, on Tuesday. Freshwaters, 79, was serving a 20-year sentence for violating terms of his manslaughter conviction when he… Read more »

Louis Tomlinson: ‘I’m Gay’ Vine Reaction Is Just So Sad

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Louis Tomlinson and his One Direction band-mates are just five dates into an 80 date world tour. On Saturday night 23-year-old Louis Tomlinson and his pal 21-year-old Liam Payne went out for a few drinks after their show in Melbourne, Australia and on returning to their hotel they sent social media platform Twitter into meltdown…. Read more »

Florida Mall Shooting Leaves Two Dead, One Injured In Melbourne


A Florida mall shooting erupted in a food court in Melbourne, leaving two dead and one injured. According to Baynews9, Jose Garcia-Rodriguez, 57, of Palm Bay, walked into the Melbourne Square Mall at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday. He then reportedly opened fire, shooting his 33-year-old wife, Ida Garcia-Rodriguez, an employee at the mall, as well… Read more »

‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ Deemed Racist


“Baa Baa Black Sheep” has been deemed racist, and will no longer be sung at some child care centers in Australia. The classic nursery rhyme was penned in the early 1700s, and has been a preschool staple around the world. Some child care centers in Melbourne changed the phrases in “Baa Baa Black Sheep” because… Read more »

Florida Man Screams ‘Zimmerman!’ Punches Truck, Gets Arrested

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Melbourne, FL – We understand that emotions are running high after the George Zimmerman verdict, but we do not recommend running and punching random truck windows. Not only could you break something, you will definitely get arrested (especially if the driver is inside). Joseph Vargo, a 57-year-old man, accomplished just that when he punched the… Read more »

‘StarCraft II: Heart Of The Swarm’ Launch Event Recap

'StarCraft II Heart of the Swarm' launch event recap

StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm‘s launch event in Melbourne, Australia, went off with much spectacle and anticipation. Thousands of StarCraft fans swarmed to Melbourne like a Zerg rush to witness the launch event of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm. This wasn’t just a slew of retailers handing out copies of the newly-released game… Read more »

When Are You Really An Adult? 30, Not 21, Survey Says

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30 is the new 21, a new survey reveals, after exploring the age at which young adults feel they’ve fully matured and are able to fully claim responsibility for their own lives. The new maturity survey was undertaken in Melbourne, where the creeping later onset of maturity was reflected in the results. While 21 has… Read more »