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Monk Relaxing Atop Wind Turbine Spotted by Drone
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Monk Relaxing Atop Wind Turbine Spotted by Drone

A Benedictine monk at a private Rhode Island school has discovered that finding solitude is no easy feat, even 175 feet in the air. A drone camera took video of Brother Joseph Byron hanging out on top of a wind turbine at the Portsmouth Abbey School, a private catholic boarding... Watch »

Aug 28, 2015
Weird Lights Spotted Over El Paso

Weird Lights Spotted Over El Paso

Strange lights seen near El Paso have turned out to be not so mysterious and more of a military nature. Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Texas Couple Rushes Marriage Vows to Beat the Stork

Texas Couple Rushes Marriage Vows to Beat the Stork

It could have been the plot of a movie: A Houston couple improvises a hospital wedding in less than an hour after... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Japan Shoots Whiskey Up to Space Station – for Science

Japan Shoots Whiskey Up to Space Station – for Science

Five types of distilled spirits, including whiskey, have arrived at the International Space Station, but the... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Gunshots, Bagpipes Heard from Elementary School Grounds

Gunshots, Bagpipes Heard from Elementary School Grounds

Fort Bend County authorities say one man has been arrested after police received reports of gunfire from the roof of... Read »

Aug 23, 2015
SoCal Couple Dives Head First into Marriage

SoCal Couple Dives Head First into Marriage

One San Diego couple took the plunge Saturday morning, marrying twenty feet underwater. Watch »

Aug 24, 2015
Thief Disables Airport Runway Lights: Police

Thief Disables Airport Runway Lights: Police

Galveston police are seeking a thief whose failed attempt to steal copper temporarily disabled the runway lights at... Read »

Aug 22, 2015
51,000 Pounds of Soybeans Spill on I-35

51,000 Pounds of Soybeans Spill on I-35

Interstate 35 in Waco was closed for hours after 51,000 pounds of soybeans spilled onto the roadway. Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Mom Subpoenaed Over Daughter's Overdue Library Books

Mom Subpoenaed Over Daughter's Overdue Library Books

A North Texas woman is outraged about being summoned to court because her daughter's library books were overdue. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Bear Takes an Afternoon Dip in His Neighbor's Hot Tub

Bear Takes an Afternoon Dip in His Neighbor's Hot Tub

The summer heat can make people—and bears—crazy. A bear busted down Tony Diering's fence to take a leisurely swim... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
To Thwart Stoners, Idaho Replaces Mile Marker 420 With 419.9

To Thwart Stoners, Idaho Replaces Mile Marker 420 With 419.9

Idaho transportation officials say the 420 mile marker has been replaced with 419.9 signs to curb thieves eager... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Man Says Siri Made the Call That Saved His Life

Man Says Siri Made the Call That Saved His Life

An 18-year-old teenager from Tennessee says the voice recognition service on his iPhone — famously named Siri —... Watch »

Aug 18, 2015
Bear Breaks Into Ex-Teacher's Car, Wrecks Windshield

Bear Breaks Into Ex-Teacher's Car, Wrecks Windshield

A retired Pittsburgh schoolteacher could do nothing but laugh after a black bear broke into her car in Montana... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
26-Year-Old Cat Makes the Record Books (Again)

26-Year-Old Cat Makes the Record Books (Again)

Corduroy the cat has given his owner a lifetime of purrs and love. At 26 years old, the green-eyed feline was... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
2 Get Prison for Trying to Smuggle Grenades

2 Get Prison for Trying to Smuggle Grenades

Two people in South Texas have been sentenced to prison for trying to smuggle three-dozen grenades into Mexico. Read »

Aug 14, 2015
Breakfast of Champions? Wheaties Teams up With Brewery

Breakfast of Champions? Wheaties Teams up With Brewery

These Wheaties may not be so good with milk. Wheaties says it is partnering with a craft brewery to create a... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Sex Assault Suspect Arrested After Holding Tortoise Ransom

Sex Assault Suspect Arrested After Holding Tortoise Ransom

A missing African spurred tortoise has led Brazoria County police to a man wanted for aggravated sexual assault... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Giant Chocolate Lobster Could Break World Record

Giant Chocolate Lobster Could Break World Record

A Maine candy company is seeking to break a Guinness World Record with a gigantic chocolate lobster. Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Legal Issue Forces Repainting of Used DART Buses

Legal Issue Forces Repainting of Used DART Buses

Several DART buses sold to a Florida city have to be repainted because they're the wrong color. Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Not a Happy Hour: Beer Truck Overturns, Dumps Cans on Fla. Highway

Not a Happy Hour: Beer Truck Overturns, Dumps Cans on Fla. Highway

It wasn't happy hour, but the beer was flowing on southbound Interstate 75 when a Budweiser truck overturned. Read »

Aug 12, 2015

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