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Offbeat School for strippers shuttered after wild parties School for strippers shuttered after wild parties
If not for the loud parties, the owner of a $2 million mansion north of downtown Tampa might have continued operating a training school for strippers next door to an exclusive gated community.
Offbeat Cougar camps under house, shrugs off efforts to move him Cougar camps under house, shrugs off efforts to move him
A mountain lion certainly is acting like the Los Angeles celebrity he is: lounging under a home and refusing to be handled by wildlife officials who have used tennis balls, bean bags and prods in a failed attempt to dislodge the famous cat.
Offbeat Fed up Mets fans spend $6,700 for billboard urging owner to sell Fed up Mets fans spend $6,700 for billboard urging owner to sell
A group of New York Mets fans has its own slogan this season, a message directed at the club's owners. When the team arrived at Citi Field for Monday's home opener, it was greeted by two new billboards just outside the ballpark.