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School Stops Serving Mountain Dew Before Tests

School Stops Serving Mountain Dew Before Tests

A central Florida elementary school has stopped a long-standing practice of serving students Mountain Dew before standardized tests. Florida Today reports that a woman contacted local media outlets after learning that students were being served three tablespoons of soda and some... Read »

5 hours ago
Assault Case Filed After Corn Dog Dispute

Assault Case Filed After Corn Dog Dispute

A Dallas-area woman has been arrested in a cooked corn dog dispute at a West Texas business. Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Men Keep Underwear for 7 Years on Average: Study

Men Keep Underwear for 7 Years on Average: Study

Men, how often do you replace your underwear? Probably not that often, Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
Texas Deacon Arrested for 1981 Pa. Murder

Texas Deacon Arrested for 1981 Pa. Murder

A disabled 78-year-old church deacon living quietly in East Texas was arrested Monday by federal agents who said he... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Man Makes Deposit, Exposes Himself: Police

Man Makes Deposit, Exposes Himself: Police

An Arlington man was arrested Wednesday in Fort Worth after a bank teller reported that he exposed himself... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Yawning Suspect to Judge:

Yawning Suspect to Judge: "I Don't Care, Man"

A yawning suspect earned a stern rebuke and a trip to jail after he told a South Florida judge, "I don't... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Family Jumps From Runaway Carriage in

Family Jumps From Runaway Carriage in "Terrifying" Ride

Five New York vacationers visiting Savannah, Ga., had to jump from an out-of-control carriage Monday morning... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Fat Cats Need New Home

Fat Cats Need New Home

San Antonio animal welfare staff members say a 26-pound tomcat faces a long road to recovery after his rescue from a... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Man Gets 18 Months for Peeing on Alamo

Man Gets 18 Months for Peeing on Alamo

A judge has ordered a 23-year-old El Paso man to spend 18 months in a state jail facility for urinating on... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Drought Could Put Toilet Water on Tap

Drought Could Put Toilet Water on Tap

Grappling with a 3-year drought, Wichita Falls is awaiting word on whether to re-use wastewater. Read »

Apr 14, 2014
N.Y. Man With First Name

N.Y. Man With First Name "God" Sues Credit Rating Agency

A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
 Man Mistakenly Tosses $1.25M Lottery Tickets

Man Mistakenly Tosses $1.25M Lottery Tickets

A Pennsylvania man mistakenly threw $1.25 million worth of winning lottery tickets in the Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Croc Caught at Suburban Shopping Mall

Croc Caught at Suburban Shopping Mall

It's not every day that a Nile Crocodile is found wandering around a TJ Maxx shopping center in the middle... Read »

Apr 10, 2014

Unbelievable Animal Stories: Bullet-Riddled Orangutan Rescued

Check out some of the craziest animals and the stories behind them. View »

Apr 18, 2014
South Koreans Crave Asia's Smelliest Fish

South Koreans Crave Asia's Smelliest Fish

The aroma of one of South Korea's most popular delicacies is regularly compared to rotting garbage and... Read »

Apr 9, 2014
Woman Gets B-Day Card in Mail 45 Years Late

Woman Gets B-Day Card in Mail 45 Years Late

A birthday card that was intended to reach a young Brooklyn woman on her 19th birthday has finally reached... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014

Smart Cars Flipped Over in San Francisco

Someone's been vandalizing compact Smart cars in San Francisco, flipping the tiny vehicles on their heads and... View »

Apr 9, 2014
Woman Calls Police to Complain About Bad Pot

Woman Calls Police to Complain About Bad Pot

Police in East Texas have arrested a woman after she called them to complain about the quality of the marijuana she... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
ATM Spits Out $37K After Man Requests $140

ATM Spits Out $37K After Man Requests $140

Police in Maine are investigating after a malfunctioning ATM at a bank spit out $37,000 in cash to man who requested... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
Caught on Camera: Burglar in the Buff

Caught on Camera: Burglar in the Buff

Police say a man was arrested after breaking into a home while wearing nothing but a cowboy hat in Johns... Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
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