Thursday Aug 21
Guard acquitted in shooting of Pa. theft suspect
Jurors in Allegheny County deliberated for about a half-hour Wednesday before acquitting 54-year-old John Carter of Verona of aggravated assault.
Snake slithers into chicken coop, swallows ceramic egg
A black rat snake looking for eggs in Al Filat's chicken coop in Seward, Pennsylvania, found the ceramic version used to coax his chickens to nest pretty hard to swallow.
Snake 'resting comfortably' after swallowing fake egg
Jill Argall, Director of the Animal Rescue League Shelter and Wildlife Center in Verona, holds a rat snake that was brought into the center by Alan Hollingsworth because of a ceramic egg lodged in its digestive tract on Monday, August 11, 2014.
Black Rat Snake Undergoes Surgery After Eating Ceramic Egg
A 5-foot, black rat snake is recovering after having surgery to remove a fake egg from its intestinal tract.