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Shanghai man: Rent girlfriend for iPhone 6 money

Shanghai man: Rent girlfriend for iPhone 6 money

SHANGHAI, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- A Shanghai man is offering to rent out his girlfriend to raise funds to buy an iPhone 6 -- but no "funny business" will be allowed.
Ben Hooper
The Almanac

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.
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Scottish Grindr user employs hookup app to cheat strict U.K. exit polling ban

Scottish Grindr user employs hookup app to cheat strict U.K. exit polling ban

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Despite extremely strict rules banning exit polls in the U.K., one clever Grindr user messaged other gay men on the hookup app to conduct his own poll.
Matt Bradwell
Gamers put heads in giant breasts at Tokyo Game Show

Gamers put heads in giant breasts at Tokyo Game Show

TOKYO, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A Japanese video game company is allowing Tokyo Game Show attendees to demo its latest game by sticking their heads into a pair of giant breasts.
Ben Hooper
10 metal balls removed from Malaysian man's penis

10 metal balls removed from Malaysian man's penis

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A Malaysian man who implanted 10 metal balls in his penis to bolster his sexual abilities had to have the balls surgically removed when they started to rust.
Ben Hooper
Prison for drug-filled football toss into prison

Prison for drug-filled football toss into prison

JACKSON, Mich., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Michigan man Christen Deon-Sterling Moore admitted throwing a drug-filled football over a prison fence was "immature," and was sentenced to prison for it.
Ben Hooper
Researchers claim evidence of Russian Bigfoot

Researchers claim evidence of Russian Bigfoot

MOSCOW, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Moscow researchers said they have evidence an Almas -- a legendary primate known as the Russian Bigfoot -- is wandering the woods near the city.
Ben Hooper
Police: Man posed as parks worker for free bus rides

Police: Man posed as parks worker for free bus rides

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A Kentucky man accused of donning a hard hat and a parks department uniform told police he was posing as a city worker to score free bus rides.
Ben Hooper
Scruffy Spanish police told to clean up their acts

Scruffy Spanish police told to clean up their acts

ZARAGOZA, Spain, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A Spanish police commissioner has angered union members with a memo alleging judges have "difficulty" telling defendants apart from scruffy-looking officers.
Ben Hooper
Munich mayor practicing to tap Oktoberfest keg

Munich mayor practicing to tap Oktoberfest keg

MUNICH, Germany, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The mayor of Munich, Germany, said he has been practicing for one of the office's most famous duties -- tapping the year's first wooden Oktoberfest keg.
Ben Hooper
Public use of mayo shampoo lands man in jail

Public use of mayo shampoo lands man in jail

OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Oklahoma City police said they arrested a man accused of washing his hair with mayonnaise in a public fountain.
Ben Hooper
Danish town outfits homeless with GPS trackers

Danish town outfits homeless with GPS trackers

ODENSE, Denmark, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- A Danish town outfitted homeless volunteers with GPS devices to help officials track the routines of "those who just want to sit on a bench and drink beers."
Ben Hooper
Police recover Jaguar stolen in 1968

Police recover Jaguar stolen in 1968

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- California Highway Patrol recovered a classic XKE Jaguar at the Long Beach Port Authority stolen in 1968.
Aileen Graef
Defectors: Kim Jong Un addicted to Swiss cheese

Defectors: Kim Jong Un addicted to Swiss cheese

PYONGYANG, North Korea, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- North Korean defectors claim Kim Jong Un's weight problems are partially due to the dictator's taste for specially imported Swiss cheese.
Ben Hooper
School apologizes for Bobbitt reading assignment

School apologizes for Bobbitt reading assignment

SOUTH SHIELDS, England, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Officials at a British school apologized for a homework lesson that had 11-year-old students reading about the penis-severing case of John and Lorena Bobbitt.
Ben Hooper
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