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Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 06:05 PM CST

Man Drives Half-Mile with Police Officer on Hood

Man Drives Half-Mile with Police Officer on Hood

A man in China drove away from a checkpoint with a police officer on the hood of his car.  The incident was captured on surveillance footage.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 05:30 PM CST

Florida Man Claims Dog Accidentally Shot His Girlfriend

Florida Man Claims Dog Accidentally Shot His Girlfriend

Diesel the dog did it. That's the claim a 25-year-old Jacksonville man made after his girlfriend was shot in the leg while she was sleeping. Brian Murphy's girlfriend, Summer Miracle, was taken to the hospital...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 04:10 PM CST

Caught on Video: Tiger Knocks Drone out of the Sky

Caught on Video: Tiger Knocks Drone out of the Sky

Incredible video captured at a Siberian tiger enclosure in Northeast China. China's state broadcaster released this footage showing the animals chasing a drone until one jumps up and knocks it out of the sky....

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 09:07 AM CST

City Scraps Decades-Old Ban That Nixed Valentine's Day Dance

City Scraps Decades-Old Ban That Nixed Valentine's Day Dance

Kick off the Sunday shoes: Dancing in public is now legal throughout Henryetta, Oklahoma. City leaders voted Tuesday to abolish an ordinance on dancing, the Tulsa World reported. The dance ordinance, with a...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 09:08 AM CST

Girl Turns to Police Department for Help on Math Homework

Girl Turns to Police Department for Help on Math Homework

When a 10-year-old girl needed help with her math homework, she sought assistance from an unlikely source — her local police department. “I’m having trouble with my homework. Could you help me?” Lena Draper...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:04 AM CST

Suspected Drunken Driver Cartwheels Through Sobriety Test

Suspected Drunken Driver Cartwheels Through Sobriety Test

A woman has been arrested after she did cartwheels during her field sobriety test, police say.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 02:00 PM CST

NJ Lt. Governor Gets Resignation Letter — From Her Husband

NJ Lt. Governor Gets Resignation Letter — From Her Husband

New Jersey's lieutenant governor has received a letter of resignation — from her husband. Kim Guadagno's husband, Michael, is an appeals court judge. In order to collect his pension, he is required by law to...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 05:40 AM CST

Bull in Wild NYC Chase Dies Hours After Capture

Bull in Wild NYC Chase Dies Hours After Capture

The rogue bull that escaped from a Queens slaughterhouse and led police on a wild, hours-long chase through neighborhood streets Tuesday, ducking under caution tape and sidestepping police officers, has died,...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 06:34 AM CST

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

A University of Central Florida student's reaction to his ex-girlfriend's plea for forgiveness is making the rounds on social media. Nick Lutz received a hand-written, four-page letter from his ex, who...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 05:22 PM CST

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000. Andreas Kornfeld of Alexander Historical Auctions says the phone sold Sunday afternoon to a person who bid by phone. The auction house does not...

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