This bank vault was used by 10 employees and 5 customers to ride out the 2013 Moore, Oklahoma tornado.
A new home owner was surprised to find a room in his basement with a lockable steel door. He found only an empty safe inside, and thought nothing of it. When he went to work on the pipes, though, he found a stash of silver worth around $2200. This page has more pics of the […]
Simon Berni was remodeling a house owned by his uncle when he found a stash of over 30 shotguns and pistols stored in the wall. Each gun was wrapped in newspaper from 1996. They believe the guns were unregistered, and the owner hid them out of fear of losing them in the wake of the […]
A Sydney, Australia man recently sold his car for $15,000 (approximately $15,652 in U.S. dollars). For whatever reason, he stashed the cash in his oven which rarely gets used. Unfortunately, his wife decided to use the oven that day to cook chicken nuggets for his two children. The cash was cooked into a burnt mess. […]
A court decision has determined a sunken treasure found by US treasure hunters in the Atlantic Ocean, to be from the from the Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes, a Spanish frigate sunk by a British squadron off Cape St Mary, Portugal, in October 1804. The precious haul, including 594,000 silver and gold coins, was found […]
The smugglers getting drugs from Mexico to the United States were caught stepping it up a notch in the last couple of weeks. In the small border town of Nogales, Arizona, authorities found pavement plugs in the metered parking spaces along one street. Tunnels were dug from Mexico, underneath the boarder, and under these parking […]
A lawyer petitioned a local court asking the state government to take over the 16th-century Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Trivandrum, citing inadequate security. India’s Supreme Court then ordered the inspection of the vaults, two secret vaults sealed for nearly 150 years, which unearthed a treasure trove of gold coins, jewels and precious stones now valued […]