The song is to blame: in Massachusetts three times in 4 months a special traffic sign was stolen

In Wellesley, Massachusetts, a sign pointing to Old Town Road was stolen three times. The city authorities decided to wait until the popularity of the track of the same name Lil Nas X wanes, and then return the pointer to its place. Writes about this TJournal. Wellesley Public Works Authority ...

What to do if a US passport is lost or stolen abroad

The passport as an identity document is gaining even more weight abroad, where it is “tied” to return tickets for the plane, hotel and much more. But what if it was stolen in another country, or you lost it? The US government has prepared detailed instructions ...

Millionaire who bought an island in Florida was caught stealing light bulbs from Kmart

Andrew Francis Lippi, 59, of Key West, Florida, who owns a private island and two luxury mansions, was caught in a petty shop scam. The millionaire went to the Kmart store for several days in a row and bought two coffee makers, eight light bulbs and a set of bedding. Then he ...

What to do if you lose or steal a US passport

In the event that a US passport is lost or stolen, the holder must immediately report the incident to the authorities to protect themselves from identity theft. There are three ways to do this: by calling 1-877-487-2778 (TTY 1-888-874-7793). by regular mail by sending the DS-64 form to the specified in ...

American tourist arrested for stealing Auschwitz 'souvenir'

He faces up to 10 years in prison. A 37-year-old tourist from the United States tried to steal from the Auschwitz museum a historical artifact in the form of a railroad crutch attaching a rail to a railroad tie, but he was detained by the museum rangers and handed over to the police, writes TJournal. The offender was temporarily released, he ...

A stolen bicycle was stolen from a 80-year-old Florida resident, and the police bought him a new one. VIDEO

Cape Coral, Florida, police have donated a new bike to a local 80-year-old, Robert, to replace the stolen one, Fox News reported. One of the policemen recorded the moment of handing over the bike to the registrar. Robert said that his bike was stolen while he was at the supermarket. As Fox writes ...

Dental Assistant in Long Island stole patient jewelry during procedures

A dental assistant at a Long Island clinic, New York, was arrested on charges of stealing jewelry from patients. According to police, the robberies took place after the patients were given “laughing gas,” writes NBC. Arieta Guwakis, 38, was arrested at her home in Manerville ...

From the Tretyakov Gallery in front of visitors stole a famous painting

From the engineering building of the Tretyakov Gallery (Moscow), a painting by Arkhip Kuindzhi “Ai-Petri. Crimea". According to eyewitnesses, the attacker, disguised as a museum worker, took the painting out of the frame and disappeared with it right in front of the public, writes TJ. Visitors said that after 10 minutes ...

In New York, a maniac tried to kidnap a girl

According to officials, a frightened 11-year-old girl, who was forced into a stranger's car on Saturday in Queens, was rescued by a couple of well-wishers who stopped a potential kidnapper. Fearless Ridgewood resident Alex Salas reacted immediately when he saw a 40-year-old registered sex offender ...

A serial thief from Brooklyn told how to get into any American home

When seasoned burglar Joseph Smith goes to work, his success depends on reliable accomplices: good Brooklyn residents who leave open windows and doors, unwittingly helping the criminal. "I don't rob people," Smith, 54, said in an interview from Rikers Island Prison. "I…

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