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Monday, Jan 25, 2016 at 02:29 PM CST

Trailer With $70K Worth of Cheese Stolen in Wis.

 Trailer With $70K Worth of Cheese Stolen in Wis.

Police in Germantown, Wisconsin, are looking for suspects after a trailer containing about $70,000 worth of cheese was stolen from a trucking company. Police say the trailer was taken early Friday from...

Saturday, Jan 23, 2016 at 04:24 AM CST

Raw Meat Found in D/FW Traveler's Luggage: CBP

Raw Meat Found in D/FW Traveler's Luggage: CBP

U.S. border inspectors say they found five raw chickens and three packages of pork meat in a traveler's luggage after a flight from Central America.

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 at 05:40 PM CST

NY Village Changing Logo That Was Butt of Jokes on 'Daily Show'

NY Village Changing Logo That Was Butt of Jokes on 'Daily Show'

The upstate New York village of Whitesboro has confirmed that it will change its official logo a day after the image, which appears to show a white man throttling an Indian, was ridiculed on Comedy Central's...

Friday, Jan 22, 2016 at 03:00 PM CST

Cops Pay $40 to Save Escaped Goat: NYPD

Cops Pay $40 to Save Escaped Goat: NYPD

A couple of NYPD cops paid $40 of their own money to bail out a goat that escaped a slaughterhouse earlier this week, taking the gruff former fugitive to a Long Island sanctuary. Cops from the 103rd precinct's...

Monday, Jan 25, 2016 at 11:01 AM CST

#NoSavesies: 'Call (Police) on Your Cellphone' If You See Parking Cone

#NoSavesies: 'Call (Police) on Your Cellphone' If You See Parking Cone

If you play the #GameofCones you could be fined. Philadelphia Police used Drake's "Hotline Bling" to remind people #NoSavesies.

Thursday, Jan 21, 2016 at 05:26 PM CST

Cow Escapes NYC Slaughterhouse, Leads Cops on Chase

Cow Escapes NYC Slaughterhouse, Leads Cops on Chase

NYPD cops did their best cowboy impressions Thursday afternoon, wrangling a bovine that escaped a slaughterhouse and ran through the streets in Queens. Officers in Jamaica say they cornered a cow in a parking...

Thursday, Jan 21, 2016 at 02:00 PM CST

8-Foot Crocodile Found in Florida Keys Pool

8-Foot Crocodile Found in Florida Keys Pool

A homeowner in Lower Matecumbe Key had quite the surprise Thursday morning when an uninvited guest turned up in the pool: a live crocodile. The homeowner, who lives near mile marker 77, called the Monroe...

Thursday, Jan 21, 2016 at 06:34 PM CST

Man Charged Driving Car Almost Covered in Snow

Man Charged Driving Car Almost Covered in Snow

An 80-year-old man was charged after driving a car that was almost completely covered in snow with only a portion of the driver's side windshield cleared for vision, police said. Ontario Provincial Police said...

Wednesday, Jan 20, 2016 at 05:31 PM CST

Satanic Cross Goes Up on Florida City Hall Lawn

Satanic Cross Goes Up on Florida City Hall Lawn

A South Florida man has erected a satanic cross on the front lawn of the Hallandale Beach City Hall. Chaz Stevens, a self-described atheist, put up the 6-foot black cross upside down.

Monday, Jan 18, 2016 at 09:35 AM CST

Live Shark Found in Florida Condo Swimming Pool

Live Shark Found in Florida Condo Swimming Pool

Wildlife officials are trying to figure out exactly how a shark got into the swimming pool at a South Florida condo complex. The South Florida Sun Sentinel reports that Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...

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