State judge Dan Ballou, complaining that the recommended punishment
for two teenage speeders was too lenient, ordered them to drop down and give him some pushups (about 40) before he
issued the sentence (Lexington, Ky.).A Tacoma, Wash., woman told police that when she
was about to be raped on Jan. 17, she
began to pray aloud; the rapist asked if she
was a Christian, and when she
apologized, pulled his
pants back up and left.