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Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 07:17 AM CDT

Time to Move? Snake Invades Apartment for 4th Time

Time to Move? Snake Invades Apartment for 4th Time

A woman found a 3-foot python in her apartment Monday night on Chicago’s South Side.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 09:57 AM CDT

Pizza Vending Machine

Pizza Vending Machine

Piping hot pizza could soon be headed to a vending machine near you. Pizza Touch is testing three pizza vending machines at Florida gas stations, two in Orlando and one in Lakeland.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 09:55 AM CDT

Police Chase Black Bear Through Alaska City

Police Chase Black Bear Through Alaska City

A young black bear led police on a two-hour chase through the streets of downtown Anchorage, Alaska — scurrying down sidewalks and across lanes of traffic and even ducking behind a Pizza Hut along the way. The...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 04:37 PM CDT

Man Dressed as Darth Vader Strikes Back at Highway Trash

Man Dressed as Darth Vader Strikes Back at Highway Trash

A Virginia man troubled by litter along the highway has decided it's time for the empire to strike back. NBC affiliate WSLS-TV reports Henry Wakley of Blackburg on Thursday dressed as the Star Wars character...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 03:51 PM CDT

Huge School of Fish in Florida

Huge School of Fish in Florida

Beach visitors got to see one of nature's more amazing sights Friday morning off Palm Beach shores in Florida. It was a large bait ball heading south. Underwater photographer Jim Abernethy estimated about a...

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 01:59 PM CDT

Snakes On The Loose: Ga. Officers Hunt Escaped Pet Pythons

Snakes On The Loose: Ga. Officers Hunt Escaped Pet Pythons

In a real life version of the children's reader "Snakes Alive!", state wildlife officers are searching for 14 pythons in an east Georgia subdivision after a woman reported that someone let the pet snakes loose.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 01:54 PM CDT

Pet Pythons on the Loose in Georgia Neighborhood

Pet Pythons on the Loose in Georgia Neighborhood

A Georgia woman is searching for 14 pet pythons after an acquaintance intentionally released the snakes into a South Carolina forest.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 10:21 AM CDT

Cat Burglar Busted

Cat Burglar Busted

Neighbors living in one Kennewick, Washington neighborhood have seen a rise in burglaries, but the culprit has been found.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 10:59 AM CDT

Officers Find $200K in Abandoned Car

Officers Find $200K in Abandoned Car

Officers have found more than $200,000 hidden in the seats of a car that appeared to be abandoned at a South Texas park near the Mexican border.

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 01:07 PM CDT

Burritos Delivered By Drone

Burritos Delivered By Drone

Chipotle Mexican Grill and Google parent company Alphabet will begin delivering burritos by drone starting next week for a limited time. It's an experimental service by Alphabet's Project Wing Unit and will...

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