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Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:44 AM CDT

Barflies Order Drinks During Armed Robbery

Barflies Order Drinks During Armed Robbery

Barflies appeared not to notice as armed robbers were sticking up a Florida bar with a shotgun Sunday, with some patrons even trying to order more drinks as the robbery was in progress.

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 09:51 AM CDT

Search for Lost Ohio Tortoise May Have Saved Owner's Sister

Search for Lost Ohio Tortoise May Have Saved Owner's Sister

A wayward tortoise's surprising trek around Ohio has ended happily for its owner, whose two-week search, in a twist of fate, might have saved her sister's life. Otis the California desert tortoise managed to...

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 09:46 AM CDT

Snake Crawls Out From Under Hood of Moving Truck

Snake Crawls Out From Under Hood of Moving Truck

A snake gave a couple of people inside a moving truck quite a scare when it appeared on the hood.

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 11:13 AM CDT

Furry Surprise Behind the Bumper: Kitten Found in Tesla

Furry Surprise Behind the Bumper: Kitten Found in Tesla

A Florida man heard meowing coming from inside his Tesla. He took the vehicle to his service center where a kitten was pulled from the rear bumper.

Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 09:47 PM CDT

Intrepid Rat Drags Whole Garbage Bag Across NYC Sidewalk

Intrepid Rat Drags Whole Garbage Bag Across NYC Sidewalk

Never doubt a New York City rat's strength and resolve. The city's rodents are already known to persist in their quest for local food favorites (see: pizza rat, roll rat). But one astonishing rat in Brooklyn...

Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 06:30 AM CDT

Something's Off About These Cowboys Dolls?

Something's Off About These Cowboys Dolls?

A little shop called Prague Dolls in Old Town in the Czech Republic's capital has nesting dolls in the likenesses of Dallas Cowboys players.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 02:54 PM CDT

Cowboys Fan Asks Judge to Allow Romo Jersey at Murder Trial

Cowboys Fan Asks Judge to Allow Romo Jersey at Murder Trial

While there have been plenty of ways Cowboys fans have paid tribute to quarterback Tony Romo since he retired a couple months ago, this one takes the cake for strangest.

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 04:48 PM CDT

Man Uses Pothole as Hot Tub

Man Uses Pothole as Hot Tub

A man posted a photo on Instagram of him hanging out in his "new hot tub," which was really a large pothole on a street in Jackson, Mississippi.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 08:05 AM CDT

Bear Surprises Florida Man

Bear Surprises Florida Man

A Florida man had a huge surprise waiting for him in his garage when he arrived home. His surveillance camera captured a black bear running out of the garage.

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 07:01 PM CDT

Bats Shut Down Fire Station

Bats Shut Down Fire Station

Firefighters in Hudson, Florida, are battling more than fires these days. Right now, they're battling a bat problem. Fifty to 100 bats were found inside the attic and walls of Pasco County Fire Station 39,...

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