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Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 05:28 PM CDT

NYPD IDs Artist Who Put Trump Headstone in Central Park

NYPD IDs Artist Who Put Trump Headstone in Central Park

A Brooklyn artist is behind a headstone in New York's Central Park bearing Donald Trump's name and the epitaph "Made America Hate Again," police said. The headstone, which included Trump's birth year,...

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 10:10 AM CDT

Boy, 3, Finds Rat in Bottle of Dr Pepper: Grandfather

Boy, 3, Finds Rat in Bottle of Dr Pepper: Grandfather

A Katy man says his 3-year-old grandson had already been drinking from a bottle of Dr Pepper when they first noticed a rat inside.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 03:25 AM CDT

Officers Find Gator Foot Hanging Out of Truck's Dashboard

Officers Find Gator Foot Hanging Out of Truck's Dashboard

A Florida man was slapped with a citation after Florida Fish and Wildlife officers made an unusual find in his dashboard: an alligator foot. Officers stopped the truck to check for a day-use pass in a wildlife...

Monday, May 9, 2016 at 03:20 PM CDT

Maine 12-Year-Old Takes School Bus for Joyride

Maine 12-Year-Old Takes School Bus for Joyride

Talk about a joyride: A 12-year-old stole a school bus and took it for a drive, according to police in Bangor, Maine. Authorities said John W. St. Germain III and his girlfriend saw the young man driving...

Friday, May 6, 2016 at 01:17 AM CDT

Tough Turtle On The Mend

Tough Turtle On The Mend

A tough turtle is on the mend thanks to an Iowa veterinarian and some picture-hanging hardware. A good Samaritan found the turtle on the side of the road after it was hit by a car, leaving it with a cracked...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 06:08 PM CDT

Boar Attacks Family

Boar Attacks Family

A husband and wife were attached and injured by their boar at their farm in Townsend, Massachusetts Tuesday.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 02:36 PM CDT

Stray Cats Using Zoo Facilities as Litter Box

Stray Cats Using Zoo Facilities as Litter Box

Stray cats are sneaking into the Miami Zoo at night and relieving themselves, using sand in exhibits as litter boxes. But their feces can contain a deadly parasite, which causes a disease called toxoplasmosis.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 10:50 AM CDT

Lost Alligator Tries to Ring Doorbell at SC Home

Lost Alligator Tries to Ring Doorbell at SC Home

A large alligator crawled to the front door of a home in South Carolina and appeared to ring the doorbell on May 2. "I was out walking the dog and we kind of went around the corner from my daughter's house [when...

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 03:02 PM CDT

Oklahoma Neighbors Welcome Wolf 'Dog'

Oklahoma Neighbors Welcome Wolf 'Dog'

A so-called wild "wolf" is claiming a Choctaw, Oklahoma neighborhood as her home. Wild in nature, it is nearly impossible to get close to her. Animal Control Officer Kenneth Grant said, after more than...

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 02:57 PM CDT

Body Found in a Barrel Behind Home: Police

Body Found in a Barrel Behind Home: Police

Court documents are revealing information about possible human remains found inside a barrel in Bedford County, Virginia. The remains were located by a woman who said she heard strange noises coming from...

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