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Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 06:21 PM CDT

Bear Shows Up in Sheriff's Office

Bear Shows Up in Sheriff's Office

This law-man walked into work and found a bear going through the trash but he didn't run; instead he started scolding the intruder like a child. Apparently, at the Placer County Sheriff's office in Lake...

Thursday, Sep 8, 2016 at 08:03 AM CDT

Cast Your Presidential Vote With Coffee Cup Poll

Cast Your Presidential Vote With Coffee Cup Poll

Dallas-based 7-Eleven is letting coffee drinkers cast their vote by purchasing cofee in custom designed ups.

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 11:25 PM CDT

5K Toilets to Get New Life as NYC Oyster Beds

5K Toilets to Get New Life as NYC Oyster Beds

New York City is placing 50,000 oysters in Jamaica Bay — on beds made with the porcelain from 5,000 recycled toilets. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Department of Environmental Protection said Tuesday that the...

Monday, Sep 5, 2016 at 11:33 PM CDT

Man Breaks Into Home, Paints Dog Purple: Police

Man Breaks Into Home, Paints Dog Purple: Police

Police in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts, arrested a man they say crashed a stolen car, broke into a home and painted a dog Saturday afternoon. Officers arrested Felix Reagan following the incident. They say they...

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 12:29 PM CDT

Record Setting Domino Drop Shot in Dubai

Record Setting Domino Drop Shot in Dubai

A bar in Dubai broke the Guinness World Record for the longest domino drop shot on Monday evening. A domino drop shot is where a shot glass drops its contents into another glass. The Huddle Sports Bar &...

Sunday, Sep 4, 2016 at 04:37 PM CDT

Va. Opera Singer Arrested for Violating Noise Ordinance

Va. Opera Singer Arrested for Violating Noise Ordinance

An internationally awarded opera singer was arrested in Alexandria Friday night for using a speaker to amplify her voice while she sang on the sidewalk. Cellphone video posted on YouTube captured officers...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 04:51 PM CDT

Deer Interrupts Surfing Tryouts in California

Deer Interrupts Surfing Tryouts in California

Surfing team tryouts in California were interrupted by a four-legged friend who apparently wanted to get in on the fun. Surfers at Southern California's Dana Point were shocked when a deer rushed into the ocean...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 03:19 PM CDT

Boy Finds Bag of Meth in Video Game Box

Boy Finds Bag of Meth in Video Game Box

When an 11-year-old bought a video game Wednesday in Lake Charles, Louisiana, he opened the plastic case to find a bag of drugs.

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 01:31 PM CDT

Neighbor Knocks Down Home

Neighbor Knocks Down Home

Tennessee authorities are investigating a dispute between neighbors that led one man to take heavy machinery to his neighbor's home and destroy it. Tipton County deputies started receiving calls from that...

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 01:23 PM CDT

Barnyard Buddies On The Lam

Barnyard Buddies On The Lam

A pair of Clydesdales have been reunited with their owner after a billy goat opened a gate and set them free from their Santa Cruz, California farm. Sir Lancelot, or Lance as the little goat is known,...

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