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Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 05:22 PM CST

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000. Andreas Kornfeld of Alexander Historical Auctions says the phone sold Sunday afternoon to a person who bid by phone. The auction house does not...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 09:02 AM CST

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

As her loved ones mourn their loss, one Ohio woman found a source of comfort in her own passing – by taking a parting shot at President Donald Trump in her obituary. Elizabeth "Liz" Smith died Monday at the age...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 11:48 AM CST

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, joggers ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity event benefiting sick children. Saturday's annual Cupid's Undie Run featured 1,000 people in their...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 10:55 AM CST

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists say they have identified an underwater continent two-thirds the size of Australia — and they are calling it Zealandia. This newly proposed continent is about 1.74 million square miles in size and...

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 01:23 AM CST

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Scotland-based brewery BrewDog recognizes that, while a dog is a person's best friend, introducing a new dog into the home can be a difficult process. The company announced earlier this week that they're giving...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 10:52 AM CST

Driver Under Fire for 'Vulgar' Bumper Sticker

Driver Under Fire for 'Vulgar' Bumper Sticker

Dustin Owens says he never dreamed he get in trouble over the sticker on the back of his Chevy Blazer. "My brother ordered it and it was nighttime when he put it on because he was trying to make a joke out of...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 05:19 AM CST

Royals Reliever Flynn Injured Falling Through Barn Roof

Royals Reliever Flynn Injured Falling Through Barn Roof

Kansas City Royals left-hander Brian Flynn is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks after falling through a barn roof at his Oklahoma residence. The Royals said Tuesday that Flynn broke a rib and had...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 05:23 AM CST

Cats Make an Appearance at the Westminster Dog Show

Cats Make an Appearance at the Westminster Dog Show

Dogs from petite papillons to muscular Rottweilers showed off their four-footed agility Saturday at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, tackling obstacles from hurdles to tunnels. And next door, so did some...

Friday, Feb 10, 2017 at 05:56 PM CST

Texas Whopper: $4 Billion Bond Set for Man in Murder Case

Texas Whopper: $4 Billion Bond Set for Man in Murder Case

A Texas court official says she decided to impose a whopping $4 billion bond on a murder suspect to highlight that bonds are generally set so high that defendants are forced to remain in jail until their...

Friday, Feb 10, 2017 at 08:44 AM CST

Going Viral: Woman Limbos Underneath SUV

Going Viral: Woman Limbos Underneath SUV

Shemika Charles, known as the "Limbo Queen," tweeted video showing her carrying two trays of drinks while doing the limbo beneath an SUV.

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