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Thursday, Dec 15, 2016 at 05:10 AM CST

Caught on Camera: NJ Police Corral Runaway Donkeys

Caught on Camera: NJ Police Corral Runaway Donkeys

Police in South Jersey came to the rescue after four "unruly donkeys" escaped from an enclosure and from responding officers. The Mount Laurel Police Department posted video to Facebook that shows part of the...

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 06:46 PM CST

Cops Say Fake Dentist Pulled Teeth, Made Dentures

Cops Say Fake Dentist Pulled Teeth, Made Dentures

A Florida man is facing charges of practising dentistry without a license after he allegedly pulled teeth, made dentures and performed other procedures for cash.

Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 06:58 AM CST

Brit Flies to NY, Proposes at 'Ghostbusters' Firehouse

Brit Flies to NY, Proposes at 'Ghostbusters' Firehouse

A British man flew his girlfriend all the way across the pond to New York City so he could propose to her at the firehouse used in the "Ghostbusters" franchise. Wearing a hard hat and safety vest, Giles...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 08:48 AM CST

Controversial 'Zombie Nativity' Vandalized in Ohio

Controversial 'Zombie Nativity' Vandalized in Ohio

A suburban Cincinnati man says someone vandalized the "Zombie Nativity" scene he puts up annually, beheading the ghoulish-looking Mary figure and flipping the greenish baby Jesus into the yard. Jasen Dixon says...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 08:40 AM CST

Bear Moves Into Man's Home

Bear Moves Into Man's Home

An unwelcome guest made himself at home, underneath a home in Bakersfield, California. A bear made his own little "Man Cave" while making the person who lives upstairs nervous. The 300-pound male black bear's...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 03:31 AM CST

Texas v. Arkansas Queso Battle: And the Winner Is...

Texas v. Arkansas Queso Battle: And the Winner Is...

A heated Twitter war among U.S. senators from Texas and Arkansas boiled down to a blind taste test in the U.S. Capitol Wednesday.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 05:20 AM CST

Rock-Loving Orangutan Causes $220K Damage at St. Louis Zoo

Rock-Loving Orangutan Causes $220K Damage at St. Louis Zoo

A rock-loving orangutan named Rubih went ape on the observation windows of her St. Louis zoo enclosure, forcing nearly $200,000 in repairs and the temporary closure of the exhibit. Zookeepers say the 12-year-old...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 01:33 PM CST

Lost in the Shuffle: Fla. Half-Marathon Runner Goes Missing for 12 Hours

Lost in the Shuffle: Fla. Half-Marathon Runner Goes Missing for 12 Hours

Melissa Kitcher had full intentions of completing her first half-marathon Sunday, but it's safe to say she pictured it ending a little bit differently. Kitcher went missing for nearly 12 hours after running off...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 07:10 AM CST

NYC Subway Rat Undaunted by Gigantic Dinner Roll

NYC Subway Rat Undaunted by Gigantic Dinner Roll

This so-called Roll Mole is giving Pizza Rat a run for its money. A rat was recorded dragging a comically large dinner roll on the subway tracks on the Upper East Side last Thursday, another sign of the...

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 01:40 PM CST

"Bird" the Bird Poses in Man's Mug Shot After Unlucky Arrest

"Bird" the Bird Poses in Man's Mug Shot After Unlucky Arrest

A 4-year-old macaw named "Bird" is an instant celebrity after appearing in a posed booking mug shot in Oregon with his unfortunate owner. Craig Buckner left Bird in a tree outside court in Washington County...

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