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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 08:44 PM CDT

Duke the Dog Wins 3rd Term as Mayor of Minn. Town

Duke the Dog Wins 3rd Term as Mayor of Minn. Town

The four-legged mayor of a northwestern Minnesota village greets voters like a true politician. Duke, a 9-year-old Great Pyrenees, won a third one-year term as honorary mayor of Cormorant Township on Saturday.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 04:39 PM CDT

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

A minor league baseball player in southern Illinois hit a grand slam only to find the ball smashed the windshield of his own truck. The Gateway Grizzlies of Sauget, Illinois, say Brandon Thomas hit the...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 12:51 PM CDT

Cops Capture Boa

Cops Capture Boa

A five-foot-long boa constrictor was taken in by Massachusetts police Saturday night after it was found in the middle of a road.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 10:56 AM CDT

The 'Poopening': Roomba Spreads Feces All Over Home

The 'Poopening': Roomba Spreads Feces All Over Home

Oh the horror. That’s how one man described the events that unfolded when his Roomba ran over dog poop, spreading a 25-foot trail of feces throughout his house. In a Facebook post, Jesse Newton said his...

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 02:37 PM CDT

Creepy Clown Terrorizes Residents

Creepy Clown Terrorizes Residents

Residents of Green Bay, Wisconsin are on edge after several late night sightings of a particularly creepy clown.

Friday, Aug 5, 2016 at 09:06 AM CDT

Police Go on the Road With 'UFO'

Police Go on the Road With 'UFO'

A "UFO" got a police escort last week when it roamed the streets of Ireland, but the rolling saucer wasn’t from outer space. It was made right here on earth. 53-year-old Ali Kemal Ali told the Belfast Telegraph...

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 08:49 AM CDT

Puppy Swallows Rubber Duckies

Puppy Swallows Rubber Duckies

An Oklahoma puppy undergoes emergency surgery after swallowing several rubber duckies. [warning: graphic footage]

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 08:40 AM CDT

Video Shows Officer Trying to Pull Over 2 Cows

Video Shows Officer Trying to Pull Over 2 Cows

A police officer in Windham, Maine, attempted to "pull over" two cows after they were reportedly menacing cars on Thursday afternoon. In a video the police department posted on its Facebook page, Officer Ernest...

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 08:26 AM CDT

Bikini-Clad Swedish Cop Makes Arrest While Sunbathing

Bikini-Clad Swedish Cop Makes Arrest While Sunbathing

She was off duty and wearing a bikini but that didn't stop Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner from catching a suspected thief. A photo of Kellner pinning the suspect to the ground was trending on social...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 06:46 PM CDT

Creepy Creeper Burglar Caught On Cam

Creepy Creeper Burglar Caught On Cam

A thief known as the "Creeper Ghost" is believed to be responsible for a rash of home burglaries in Chicago. A victim of the burglar captured chilling footage showing a man moving through a home with the owners...

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