Articles by Michael Billera
- Adaisha Miller Killed At Party When Detroit Police Officer's Gun Misfires During Hug
July 09 2012 5:09 PM
A Detroit woman, Adaisha Miller, was killed at a party after she was accidentally shot from an off-duty policeman's gun while she hugged him.
- Denise Rich Gives Up U.S. Citizenship Saving Millions On Taxes
July 09 2012 3:19 PM
Denise Rich, the wealthy socialite and former wife of controversial billionaire trader Marc Rich, has renounced her United States citizenship thereby saving her millions of dollars in U.S. taxes.
- San Fermin Festival 2012: 3 Gored During The Running Of The Bulls
July 09 2012 12:43 PM
Three people were gored during the running of the bulls through the streets of Pamplona in northern Spain on Monday.
- Scott Peterson Files Appeal After His 2004 Death Row Murder Conviction Of His Wife, Laci
July 06 2012 5:05 PM
Scott Peterson filed his automatic appeal of his 2004 death sentence to the California Supreme Court, maintaining that he had nothing to do with the murder of his wife Laci Peterson and his unborn son.
- Thomas Daigle Of Milford, Mass., Pays His Mortgage With 62,000 Pennies
July 06 2012 3:09 PM
A Massachusetts man made good on a promise to make his last mortgage payment on his home with pennies.
- Stephanie Hicks Of Alton, Mo., Kills Herself With Officer's Gun Inside Police Car
July 06 2012 12:02 PM
A mentally ill Missouri woman, Stephanie Hicks, committed suicide by shooting herself in the head with an officer's gun while getting a ride to a local hospital.
- Muhammad Ali To Receive The 2012 Liberty Medal
July 05 2012 5:19 PM
Muhammad Ali, the boxing legend who amassed several championships during his career, is the recipient of 2012 Liberty Medal.
- Yacht Capsizes In Long Island Sound; 3 Children Dead
July 05 2012 2:44 PM
Three children have died and 24 others have been rescued from the water after a yacht capsized on the Fourth of July in the Long Island Sound.
- Thomas Lopez, Lifeguard At Hallandale Beach, Fired For Helping Drowning Swimmer
July 05 2012 11:08 AM
Thomas Lopez, a lifeguard a Florida's Hallandale Beach, was fired for leaving his official work zone in order save the life of a drowning swimmer.
- Giant Dinosaur Stolen From Hi-Noon Petroleum In Missoula, Montana
July 03 2012 4:08 PM
A giant dinosaur disappeared from a Montana truck stop, and the owners have no leads as to who stole their attraction.
- Teeth Thief Ondrej Jajcaj Stole The Dentures Of Johann Strauss And Johannes Brahms [VIDEO]
July 03 2012 3:49 PM
A man named Ondrej Jajcaj said that he has extracted the teeth of some of the world's most famous composers, including Johann Strauss and Johannes Brahms. He also promises that the teeth will be on display at an exhibition that will include objects he stole from other graves.
- Giant Crocodile Lolong of Philippines Breaks Guinness World Record
July 03 2012 11:34 AM
The giant crocodile Lolong, which has brought a reign of terror, pride and tourism to a southern Philippines town, has been captured and has now claimed a spot in record books.
- Jeneba Tarmoh Withdraws From 100-Meter Runoff Against Allyson Felix
July 02 2012 5:18 PM
Jeneba Tarmoh had opted to concede the final Olympic Spot in the 100 meter run rather face Allyson Felix in a runoff after the two women tied in a previous race.
- Andrew Oberle, University Of Texas Student, Who Was Mauled By Two Chimpanzees In South Africa, Is Out Of Surgery
July 02 2012 12:43 PM
Andrew Oberle, the U.S. graduate student who was attacked by two chimpanzees while leading a tour at the Jane Goodall Sanctuary in South Africa, reportedly underwent six hours of surgery on Sunday and is recovering from his injuries.
- Billy the Kid Tombstone Vandalized As Thieves Make Off With Relics From The Old West In Fort Sumner
July 02 2012 10:57 AM
The legendary outlaw Billy the Kid's tombstone was vandalized last week by unknown criminals as they tipped over the 2,000 pound tombstone.
- Andrew Oberle, University Of Texas Student, Mauled By Two Chimpanzees In South Africa
June 29 2012 5:00 PM
A University of Texas graduate student, Andrew Oberle, fought for his life in South Africa as two chimpanzees pounced on him at a reserve where he was studying their behavior. The primates dragged the injured man along the ground for more than a mile as he tried to break free.
- Ashton Jojo, 11, Electrocuted At Orange Lake Resort Miniature Golf Course
June 29 2012 3:07 PM
A medical examiner concluded that 11-year-old Ashton Jojo of New York was electrocuted at a miniature golf course near Orlando while trying to retrieve a ball from a pond.
- Carnel Chamberlain Found Dead At His Home At The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Reservation, George Bennett Arrested
June 29 2012 11:30 AM
Family and friends are giving the loss of Carnel Chamberlain, the 4-year-old boy who was found dead after missing for a week. His family said that investigators found his body under the porch of his home.
- Military Aircraft Wreck Missing For 60 Years Discovered In Alaska
June 28 2012 5:35 PM
Military investigators said Thursday that wreckage found on an Alaskan glacier is from an Air Force cargo plane that crashed almost 60 years ago, killing all 52 people aboard.
- $9,000 Water Bill? Blayne Beacham Gets Hefty Invoice From Atlanta's Department of Watershed Management
June 28 2012 4:15 PM
An Atlanta homeowner, Blayne Beacham, opened up her monthly water bill only to discovered that it would cost her $9,224.40 for apparent water usage in her three-bedroom cottage.