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Man Calls 911 When "Babbling" Wife Keeps Him Awake: Cops

All he wanted was a good night's sleep. Instead, a Middletown, Connecticut, man found himself in trouble with the law. Peter Recchia, 54, told EMTs and firefighters that he called because his wife "babbles" when she's off her medication, police said. Because he had a court date... Read »

Dec 23, 2014
Orangutan Has Right To Freedom: Court

Orangutan Has Right To Freedom: Court

An orangutan at an Argentine zoo shares certain human rights and therefore has a right to be transferred to a... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Police Allege Texas Armored Car Driver Took Cash

Police Allege Texas Armored Car Driver Took Cash

Authorities are accusing a Texas Panhandle armored car driver of taking more than $200,000 in cash after initially... Read »

Dec 23, 2014
Woman's Luggage Found 20 Years Later

Woman's Luggage Found 20 Years Later

Many travelers fear having their luggage lost at the airport. One Arizona woman had the fear become a reality... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Mountain Lion Spotted in SoCal Backyard

Mountain Lion Spotted in SoCal Backyard

A mountain lion creeping alongside a woman's backyard wall in Southern California forced road closures as wildlife... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
Caught on Camera: Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal Toys

Caught on Camera: Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal Toys

Authorities say a man faked a heart attack inside a central Florida Wal-Mart store so his friend could steal toys. Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
Cards Against Humanity Sells 30,000 Boxes of Bull Poop

Cards Against Humanity Sells 30,000 Boxes of Bull Poop

The creators of the popular game Cards Against Humanity, protested Black Friday by removing their products from... Read »

Dec 18, 2014
Special Forces, Black Helicopters Training in DFW

Special Forces, Black Helicopters Training in DFW

If you think you've spotted low-flying black helicopters around Downtown Dallas in recent days, you likely have. Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Mail by Boat: Calif. Carrier Delivers on the River

Mail by Boat: Calif. Carrier Delivers on the River

As Santa readies his reindeer, and U.S. postal carriers take to their trucks, one mailman in California is... Watch »

Dec 15, 2014
Macadamia Sales Soar in S. Korea After

Macadamia Sales Soar in S. Korea After "Nut Rage"

South Korean online retailers say demand for macadamia nuts has skyrocketed after a Korean Air Lines executive... Read »

Dec 15, 2014
Hunters Find ATM in Middle of Woods

Hunters Find ATM in Middle of Woods

A father and son on the hunt for game in eastern Pennsylvania instead found an automated teller machine in the... Read »

Dec 10, 2014
Baby Born Aboard Southwest Flight

Baby Born Aboard Southwest Flight

A flight headed from San Francisco to Phoenix had to be diverted to Los Angeles after a passenger gave birth... Read »

Dec 9, 2014
Necrophilia Motivated Stepdad in Killing

Necrophilia Motivated Stepdad in Killing

Necrophilia motivated a man to fatally shoot his stepdaughter last month, according to a Pennsylvania prosecutor. Read »

Dec 8, 2014
Rocket Fans Cheer as Porta-Potty Blasts Off

Rocket Fans Cheer as Porta-Potty Blasts Off

Mission accomplished! A group of rocket enthusiasts launched a porta-potty into the sky Saturday in southwestern... Read »

Dec 8, 2014
Deer Crashes Through Front Doors, Wrecks Home

Deer Crashes Through Front Doors, Wrecks Home

A New Jersey woman received an unexpected visitor Saturday afternoon while she was in the middle of cooking. Read »

Dec 7, 2014

"Ghost Ship" Rediscovered Near Hawaii

A "ghost ship" lost in the Pacific for more than 60 years was rediscovered off the Hawaiian island of... Read »

Dec 6, 2014
Dog Steps on Rifle, Shoots Man: Sheriff

Dog Steps on Rifle, Shoots Man: Sheriff

A dog in the backseat of a parked pickup truck in Wyoming accidentally shot a rifle on the floor of the truck... Read »

Dec 20, 2014
2-Faced Cat Named

2-Faced Cat Named "Frank and Louie" Dies at 15

This cat had two faces - but only nine lives. A feline named Frank and Louie after he was born with two faces, two... Read »

Dec 5, 2014
Man Busts Store Window With Bat, Steals Six-Pack of Beer

Man Busts Store Window With Bat, Steals Six-Pack of Beer

A man was arrested early Thursday morning after he allegedly smashed a store window with a baseball bat and then... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
Cat Survives 36 Days in Moving Box

Cat Survives 36 Days in Moving Box

A cat has used up at least one of its nine lives after surviving a month-long trip in a moving box with no food... Read »

Dec 4, 2014

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