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Woman went 'full Karen' on men caught sacrificing stolen racing pigeons and chickens

woman has said she went "full Karen" on two men she caught sacrificing several stolen racing pigeons and chickens. Staff at Virginia Key Outdoor Center in Florida, US noticed a number of cardboard boxes moving on their own on Monday (June 27) afternoon. Inside, owner Esther Alonso found eight chickens and 22 pigeons with two men were later found hiding in nearby mangroves.
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Suspected conman caught on fleeing US for Cuba when jet ski ran out of fuel
Court officials believe that a man accused of submitting more than £3.3million in fraudulent health-care claims was trying to flee to a different country on a jet ski.Erneston Cruz Graveran is suspected of attempting to make it to Cuba from Florida, reports The Mirror.But police arrested the 54-year-old in Florida Keys after he was caught with another man, who is known to be a human smuggler, according to Southern District of Florida officials.Court documents stated that the jet ski was loaded with a "trove" of food and water, which it is believed were intended as provisions for the 90-mile trip, with officials stating: "The jet ski was outfitted with a special fuel cell to allow for long trips and, within the compartments of the jet ski, law enforcement discovered a trove of food and water bottles."An agent with the Department of Homeland Security added: "I believe it is probable that Ernesto Cruz Graveran was, in fact, fleeing to Cuba aboard the jet ski to evade prosecution."Federal prosecutors say Cruz Graveran owned a company called Xiko Enterprises and received £1.7million from his health-care claims between February and April of this year before his scam was uncovered by the police.To stay up to date with all the latest news, make sure you sign up to one of our newsletters here.In one instance, Cruz Graveran sought £833,000 in claims for equipment purportedly provided to 145 patients from a single doctor.
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UK to bask in 23C 'mini-heatwave' within days after miserable start to June
weather after a disappointing start to June.Barring a few hours of sunshine around the Platinum Jubilee weekend, much the nation has been treated to a less-than-ideal start to summer over the last few days.And it looks like things may get worse before they get better, as the tail-end of Tropical Storm David now threatens to throw even more wet and windy weather our way towards the end of the week.But this same weather event— which caused widespread flooding in Florida and killed at least three people in Cuba — is also likely to give the UK a lucky break just in time for the weekend.This is thanks to a pocket of warm air being brought across the Atlantic in the aftermath of the storm.BBC forecaster Darren Bett said: “There’s going to be some tropical air heading our way later this week.”He said highs would remain in the low twenties in the south throughout the coming days before peaking at 23C on Saturday (June 11) in the southeast, which will enjoy “sunshine and lighter winds”.For the latest breaking news and stories from across the globe from the Daily Star, sign up for our newsletter by clicking here.Data from WXCharts meanwhile shows a Europe-wide spell of warm weather reaching the British Isles on Friday morning (June 10) and lasting until Saturday (June 11), with the map turning red across the south and east coast of England.With temperatures seeming to be back on the up, a high-street bookies have now slashed odds on the hottest day of 2022 coming before the end of the week.Elsewhere, it remains a 6/4 shot that this month will enter the record books as the hottest day ever.Alex Apati of Ladbrokes said: "Things are finally looking up on the weather front, with a record-breaking week of sunshine ahead."
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