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Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 08:33 AM CDT

Oscar Mayer Adds New Vehicles, Drone to WienerFleet

Oscar Mayer Adds New Vehicles, Drone to WienerFleet

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a… WienerDrone? Oscar Mayer announced the expansion of its "WienerFleet" in a Youtube video Monday, which will add two new hot dog-shaped vehicles to bring the company's products...

Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 at 09:36 AM CDT

Watch: Raccoon Spotted Riding the Subway in NYC

Watch: Raccoon Spotted Riding the Subway in NYC

Video of a raccoon riding the subway, nibbling food out of a bowl as it's seated between two people, has New Yorkers alternately repulsed, amused and just plain bewildered. Subway rider Brooke Hogan told NBC 4...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 07:46 PM CDT

20-Pound Live Lobster Found in Luggage at Boston Airport

20-Pound Live Lobster Found in Luggage at Boston Airport

A Transportation Security Administration screener at Boston's Logan Airport made a huge catch at checked baggage on Sunday. TSA spokesperson Michael McCarthy tweeted a photo of a screener posing with a...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 08:34 AM CDT

Diner Finds Dead Frog in Salad at LA Restaurant

Diner Finds Dead Frog in Salad at LA Restaurant

Officials with the BJ's Restaurants chain said they're investigating how a dead frog wound up in a diner's salad at one of the company's locations in West Covina, Los Angeles County. Shawna Cepeda posted a...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 08:34 AM CDT

National Llama Competition

National Llama Competition

Hundreds of llamas and alpacas will gather in Waterloo, Iowa, this weekend to take part in The Gathering of Friends and Champions, a national llama competition. The llamas will be judged on their fleece, agility...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 08:39 PM CDT

Man Visits Disneyland 2,000 Times In a Row

Man Visits Disneyland 2,000 Times In a Row

A Huntington Beach man has set a record for most consecutive visits to Disneyland. Jeff Reitz, 44, has visited the park 2,000 times in a row. Reitz started visiting the park every day when he was unemployed...

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 07:30 AM CDT

Deer Caught Duking It Out on Camera

Deer Caught Duking It Out on Camera

Bring it on! Two deer were caught in an impromptu boxing match, caught on cam by a Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officer.  (Video Credit: TWRA)

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 10:47 AM CDT

College Student's Prank With Dog Goes Viral

College Student's Prank With Dog Goes Viral

Marissa Hooper, from Waxahachie, wondered if her parents actually paid attention to the portraits around her mom's house. Her plan to slowly replace them with pictures of her Chihuahua went viral.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 05:19 AM CDT

Crime-Fighting Pet Squirrel Returns to the Wild

Crime-Fighting Pet Squirrel Returns to the Wild

A pet squirrel named Joey who gained fame as a crime-fighter might be more of the lover type. Joey, who police credited with scaring off a burglar trying to break into his home's gun safe, made his long...

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:44 AM CDT

Barflies Order Drinks During Armed Robbery

Barflies Order Drinks During Armed Robbery

Barflies appeared not to notice as armed robbers were sticking up a Florida bar with a shotgun Sunday, with some patrons even trying to order more drinks as the robbery was in progress.

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