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W Takes Ice Bucket Challenge; Clinton's Next

W Takes Ice Bucket Challenge; Clinton's Next

Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Man Shows Up for Jail in T-Shirt With Picture of His Mug Shot

Man Shows Up for Jail in T-Shirt With Picture of His Mug Shot

A Maine man who reported for a jail sentence showed up in some odd attire. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Navy Sailboat Put on Auction Block for $25

Navy Sailboat Put on Auction Block for $25

Got $25? You could just buy yourself a sailboat, thanks to the U.S. Navy.

As part of a... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Woman Stole Wine for Love: Police

Woman Stole Wine for Love: Police

A Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

A heavily tattooed German man with more than 450 piercings said Sunday that he was refused entry into Dubai,... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Woman Climbs Into Giraffe Exhibit, Gets Kick to the Face

Woman Climbs Into Giraffe Exhibit, Gets Kick to the Face

Police say a 24-year-old California woman was cited Saturday after climbing into the giraffe exhibit at a... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Police in Rockford, Illinois, have arrested a 32-year-old man they say tried to rob a bank while naked. The Rockford Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Man Gets Shot in Head, Walks to Hospital

Man Gets Shot in Head, Walks to Hospital

A man in a New York suburb with a gunshot wound to the head was apparently able to walk himself to the... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Pot Plants Worth $5M Removed From SoCal Public Park

Pot Plants Worth $5M Removed From SoCal Public Park

Thousands of marijuana plants worth about $5 million were removed, in what authorities called an all... Watch »

Aug 16, 2014
Mom Gives Birth Registering Son for School

Mom Gives Birth Registering Son for School

A multitasking mother in labor has given birth at a Houston-area school where she stopped to register her 4-year-old... Watch »

Aug 15, 2014

Uncanny: "Canstruction" Sculptures Made From Thousands of Cans

Sculptures made of cans are on display at Merchandise Mart in Chicago as part of the 8th annual... View »

Aug 15, 2014
Man Who Says Name Is Ima Thief Arrested For Stealing TVs: Cops

Man Who Says Name Is Ima Thief Arrested For Stealing TVs: Cops

A South Florida man who told police his name was Ima Thief was met by a judge's laughter when he appeared in... Read »

Aug 15, 2014

"Vape" and "Binge-Watch" Among Oxford Dictionary's New Entries

Don't know what "vaping" is? How about "listicle"? Perhaps it's time to get to know Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Teen Lives Undetected Inside N. Texas Walmart

Teen Lives Undetected Inside N. Texas Walmart

Authorities say a runaway teenager lived undetected inside a 24-hour Walmart for more than two days. Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Gator Cornered Outside Texas School

Gator Cornered Outside Texas School

Authorities are trying to wrangle an alligator cornered outside a junior high school in Katy. Watch »

Aug 13, 2014
Residents Set Up Dog Walker

Residents Set Up Dog Walker "Wall of Shame"

Dog walkers who don’t clean up after their pets on one Brooklyn street could find themselves in for a... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Thomas Renault can’t escape from Alcatraz. At least once a day, the phone rings in his San Francisco office... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
Elderly Woman Caught With Cash in Girdle at Airport

Elderly Woman Caught With Cash in Girdle at Airport

A 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly on an international trip from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Shoplifters Swipe Lobsters, Rogaine, Whitening Strips: Cops

Shoplifters Swipe Lobsters, Rogaine, Whitening Strips: Cops

Police are looking for a pair of shoplifters who swiped some unusual items in unrelated thefts at Long Island stores... Read »

Aug 8, 2014
Lone Star Tick Bites Blamed for Red Meat Allergy

Lone Star Tick Bites Blamed for Red Meat Allergy

A tick bite might make you a vegetarian, or at least make you swear off red meat. Read »

Aug 7, 2014

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