Man kills Alzheimer's patient thinking he's a burglar

CHICKAMAUGA, Ga., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- A Tennessee man in Georgia shot and killed a 72-year-old man he thought was a prowler but ended up being a confused Alzheimer's patient, authorities said.

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Toddler's eggs hatch into deadly snakes

TOWNSVILLE, Australia, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- An Australian mother said her 3-year-old son found some eggs and hid them in his wardrobe -- and they hatched into seven of the world's most deadly snakes.

Large lobsters released in Connecticut

NOANK, Conn., July 26 (UPI) -- A 17-pound lobster and a 15-pound lobster, which were bound for dinners at two Connecticut restaurants, have been released back into the water.

Officials warn litter-busting leader

BELLE GLADE, Fla., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Officials in a Florida city said a man is breaking the law by organizing litter cleanups on private lots without first seeking permission.

Head of Minutemen named in scam lawsuit

PHOENIX, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Arizona prosecutors, in a lawsuit, say the president of the Minuteman Civil Defense Corps is part of a property tax scam.

Texas Southern hires Johnnie Cole as coach

HOUSTON, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Texas Southern University announced Friday that Johnnie Cole is the new coach of its football team, which was winless in 11 games this season.

De Niro donates memorabilia

AUSTIN, Texas, June 8 (UPI) -- The Ransom Center at the University of Texas has received a donation of movie memorabilia from Robert De Niro spanning his fabled movie career.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Jazz accordion master Art Van Damme was born this day in Norway, Mich., in 1920.
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More remains found in Georgia

NOBLE, Ga., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Human remains were found Tuesday at the home of a Georgia crematorium operator already in jail on charges that he stacked bodies in buildings and dumped them in woods instead of properly disposing of them.

Many bodies found at Ga. crematorium

NOBLE, Ga., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Officials on Saturday began attempting to identify dozens of decomposing bodies that were found at a northwest Georgia crematorium and in nearby woods.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Feb. 13.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
Steve Wilson

Stephen Douglas Wilson (born December 13, 1964, in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada) is a retired Canadian Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher. He is an alumnus of the University of Portland and participated the 1984 Summer Olympics for Canada.

In 1984, Steve pitched for the Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks summer amateur baseball club, where he was among 12 other players to eventually reach the major leagues.

Wilson was drafted by the Texas Rangers in 1985 in the 4th round, 83rd overall,and went on to make his Major League Baseball debut with the Texas Rangers on September 16, 1988. On December 5, 1988, Wilson was traded from the Rangers to the Chicago Cubs with Paul Kilgus, Curtis Wilkerson, and Mitch Williams for Rafael Palmeiro, Jamie Moyer, and Drew Hall. After two and a half seasons in Chicago, he was then traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Jeff Hartsock. Wilson appeared in his final Major League game on October 2, 1993.

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