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Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 at 04:54 AM CDT

Tractors Race Through Mud, Puddles and Fire in Russia

Tractors Race Through Mud, Puddles and Fire in Russia

Twenty-eight drivers competed for five hours on a nine-mile course in a tractor race in Russia.

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 08:19 AM CDT

Big Tornado Doesn't Bother Man Mowing Lawn in Canada

Big Tornado Doesn't Bother Man Mowing Lawn in Canada

A photograph of a Canadian man mowing a lawn with a tornado swirling behind him has caused a bit of a storm on social media. Cecilia Wessels snapped the picture of her husband, Theunis, on Friday as the twister...

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 04:54 PM CDT

Dog Gets Stuck in a Hole in a Tree

Dog Gets Stuck in a Hole in a Tree

A dachshund in Salem, Kentucky, crawled into a groundhog hole at the base of a tree and got stuck. Two off-duty state troopers and local firefighters rescued the dog and made sure it doesn't happen again

Friday, Jun 2, 2017 at 03:15 PM CDT

Researchers Discover 'Faceless Fish'

Researchers Discover 'Faceless Fish'

Researchers in Australia caught a rare fish 13,000 feet below the surface of the water off the coast of New South Wales, Australia. 

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 at 12:48 PM CDT

Sex Toys, 30,000 Condoms Stolen From Warehouse

Sex Toys, 30,000 Condoms Stolen From Warehouse

Police in Las Vegas are investigating a pair of burglaries at a condom and sex toy warehouse during the holiday weekend. A representative of Stockholm, Sweden-based LELO Inc. said in a statement Tuesday that...

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 02:04 PM CDT

'Covfefe': Trump Lights Up Internet With Late-Night Tweet

'Covfefe': Trump Lights Up Internet With Late-Night Tweet

"Covfefe." It was the word that rocked the Twitter world just after midnight on the East Coast. President Donald Trump wrote the word in a late-night message from his personal account that mystified much of...

Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 at 08:11 AM CDT

Is This South Texas 'Monster Frog' Real?

Is This South Texas 'Monster Frog' Real?

A monster frog making the rounds on social media may not be as gross as it seems.

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 04:11 PM CDT

You're Out? Conn. Minor League Baseball's Bizarre Strikeout

You're Out? Conn. Minor League Baseball's Bizarre Strikeout

It's the odd strikeout that has gone viral. Connecticut's Double-A minor league baseball team, the Yard Goats, played the Binghamton Rumble Ponies on Friday. In the top of the eighth inning, with the count...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 10:41 AM CDT

German Biker Loses Bag of Cash, Raining Bills Over Autobahn

German Biker Loses Bag of Cash, Raining Bills Over Autobahn

German police say a businessman on a motorcycle lost a plastic bag stuffed with his day's earnings while driving along a southern highway, sending a shower of cash across the Bavarian Autobahn. Ingolstadt...

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 01:09 PM CDT

Two Japanese Melons Sell For About $13,500

Two Japanese Melons Sell For About $13,500

A pair of Japanese Yubari cantaloupe melons were sold for about $13,500 at the first auction of the harvest season in Sapporo. The Yubari melons are known for their perfect proportions and are often given as...

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