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Lone Star Tick Bites Blamed for Red Meat Allergy

Lone Star Tick Bites Blamed for Red Meat Allergy

A tick bite might make you a vegetarian, or at least make you swear off red meat. Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Video Appears to Show Bear Walking on Hind Legs in NJ

Video Appears to Show Bear Walking on Hind Legs in NJ

People in one New Jersey town were surprised when they saw a black bear taking a stroll down the street on its hind... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Boa Still on the Loose in South Jersey Town

Boa Still on the Loose in South Jersey Town

Police continue to search for a large snake that escaped its owner in a South Jersey town last month. Read »

Aug 6, 2014
Skeleton in the Closet: Rare 6,500-Year-Old Human Skeleton Found in Museum Storage

Skeleton in the Closet: Rare 6,500-Year-Old Human Skeleton Found...

An archaeology museum in Philadelphia has made an extraordinary find -- in its own storage Watch »

Aug 5, 2014
Company Pays Settlement in Buckets of Loose Change

Company Pays Settlement in Buckets of Loose Change

Andres Carrasco filed a lawsuit in 2012 against Adriana’s Insurance Service, Inc. in California, alleging he... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Wandering Tortoise Reunited With Human Family

Wandering Tortoise Reunited With Human Family

A tortoise that was found strutting the streets of Los Angeles County by police was reunited with his human... Read »

Aug 3, 2014
Cops: Drunk Woman Got in Police Car With Officers Inside

Cops: Drunk Woman Got in Police Car With Officers Inside

Pittsburgh police say a drunken woman tried to drive away in an unmarked police car — with two officers... Read »

Aug 5, 2014
150-Pound Tortoise Taken in by Police

150-Pound Tortoise Taken in by Police

It took two officers to take a 150-pound tortoise into custody, the Alhambra Police Department said in a... Read »

Aug 3, 2014
Watch What This Man Does When His Phone Rings on Live TV

Watch What This Man Does When His Phone Rings on Live TV

A guest’s attempt to silence his phone after it rang in the middle of a live broadcast was not as subtle as he... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Man Put Needles in Supermarket Meat: Prosecutors

Man Put Needles in Supermarket Meat: Prosecutors

A 68-year-old Illinois man was jailed without bond Thursday after being accused by federal prosecutors of inserting... Watch »

Aug 4, 2014
Rare Yellow Lobster Spared From Dinner Plate After Landing at Grocery Store

Rare Yellow Lobster Spared From Dinner Plate After Landing at...

A rare yellow lobster nearly wound up on a dinner plate after being delivered in a Publix grocery store's... Read »

Aug 3, 2014
Cop Who Failed Drug Tests Blames Sex Cream

Cop Who Failed Drug Tests Blames Sex Cream

A Miami Beach homicide detective will get his job back and back pay after he successfully argued that he... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Zoo Animals Given Thousands of Squished Bananas After Fruit Truck Flips on Highway

Zoo Animals Given Thousands of Squished Bananas After Fruit Truck Flips...

Talk about not letting roadkill go to waste. The elephants, giraffes and bears at the Oakland Zoo got to nosh... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Florida Couple Answers Door, Finds Gator on Porch

Florida Couple Answers Door, Finds Gator on Porch

A Coral Springs couple who heard a knocking on their door got the surprise of a lifetime when they found a... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Thousands of Blue Sea Creatures Wash Up on Calif. Beaches

Thousands of Blue Sea Creatures Wash Up on Calif. Beaches

Social media is teeming with pictures of small bright blue sea creatures washing up all over California... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

A nuclear lab in Tennessee has canceled a "Southern accent reduction" class after employees raised... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Famed Two-Headed Turtle Dies at San Antonio Zoo

Famed Two-Headed Turtle Dies at San Antonio Zoo

San Antonio Zoo officials say Thelma and Louise, a two-headed turtle that drew broad attention and had her... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Clowns to the rescue!

A woman who had just finished performing at a clown show in New Jersey has... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

A neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri has been hit by a serial "flamingo bomber," with 41 pink... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
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