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Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 06:56 AM CDT

Think Trump and Clinton Fall Flat? Cast a Vote for Cat in the Hat

Think Trump and Clinton Fall Flat? Cast a Vote for Cat in the Hat

Voters who think presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton fall flat can now choose the Cat in the Hat. The Cat announced his candidacy Tuesday in Springfield, Massachusetts, outside the...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 09:54 AM CDT

Police Reunite Traveler With Lost Turtle at NYC Bus Station

Police Reunite Traveler With Lost Turtle at NYC Bus Station

A turtle found wandering around a busy New York City bus terminal has been reunited with its grateful but sleepy owner. A bus dispatcher summoned police Sunday after the rambling reptile was found on a roadway...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 08:53 PM CDT

Canadian Teens Detained for 'Pokemon Go' Border Crossing

Canadian Teens Detained for 'Pokemon Go' Border Crossing

U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game "Pokemon Go." Border Patrol Agent John South...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 02:33 PM CDT

Cops Invite Dope to Claim Package of Marijuana

Cops Invite Dope to Claim Package of Marijuana

Police in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania, are looking for the owner of a package of marijuana mistakenly left at the wrong resident’s home. Earlier this week, a resident called the police department when...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 09:49 AM CDT

Blue Wine? It's Real, And Coming to U.S.

Blue Wine? It's Real, And Coming to U.S.

A new bright cobalt blue wine from Spain is heading to the U.S.

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 07:25 PM CDT

Robot Makes Fashion Debut

Robot Makes Fashion Debut

The humanoid robot Pepper made its fashion debut Wednesday. Pepper hit the market in 2015. Corporations lease the unit for around $500 a month. Pepper worked naked until now because clothing could retain heat...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 08:46 AM CDT

'Pokemon Go' Player Stuck in Cemetery Tree Calls 911

'Pokemon Go' Player Stuck in Cemetery Tree Calls 911

First responders came to the rescue of a young woman who got stuck up a tree playing "Pokemon Go" inside a New Jersey cemetery Tuesday night. East Greenwich Township Fire and Rescue posted a safety message about...

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 11:48 AM CDT

Bears Caught Roaming In Residential Areas

Bears Caught Roaming In Residential Areas

These videos were taken by residents of Greenville County, South Carolina showing bears in residential areas. There are more bears around this year as a drought is forcing all bears to move about looking for...

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 08:40 AM CDT

Squirrel Snuggles With Kittens

Squirrel Snuggles With Kittens

Here is something you don't see everyday. Take a close look - yes, that is a squirrel snuggled up with a litter of kittens. The mother cat seems to be nursing the squirrel along with her litter. It appears...

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 10:04 AM CDT

Ducks Dumped, Rescued From New Jersey Mall

Ducks Dumped, Rescued From New Jersey Mall

New Jersey state wildlife officials said they were looking to find homes for 92 ducks who were dumped at a mall in Secaucus.

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