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Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017 at 05:42 PM CDT

Jailbreak: Inmates Used Peanut Butter to Fool Guard

Jailbreak: Inmates Used Peanut Butter to Fool Guard

A dozen inmates escaped from an Alabama jail by using peanut butter.

Friday, Jul 28, 2017 at 10:24 PM CDT

Chicago Artist Hoists 'They Live' Trump Billboard in Mexico

Chicago Artist Hoists 'They Live' Trump Billboard in Mexico

A billboard depicting President Donald Trump as an otherworldly invader, with teeth exposed and eyes bulging through blue and red muscle and tendon, has been hoisted above the streets of Mexico City by a Chicago...

Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 09:18 AM CDT

Pregnant Doctor Helps Deliver Baby Minutes Before Her Labor

Pregnant Doctor Helps Deliver Baby Minutes Before Her Labor

Dr. Amanda Hess knew she would be working until the last moments of her pregnancy, but she didn't think she would help deliver a patient's baby just minutes before her own contractions started at Frankfort...

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 01:16 PM CDT

Groom Torches 8 Cars After Wedding Called Off

Groom Torches 8 Cars After Wedding Called Off

A Texas man who was in northern New York to get married set fire to eight cars after the nuptials were called off, police say.

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 03:19 AM CDT

McDonald's Adds Big Mac Onesie to Items it Delivers

McDonald's Adds Big Mac Onesie to Items it Delivers

McDonald's describes the McDelivery Collection as "a selection of fun, fashion forward items you can wear or use whenever and wherever you order." It also includes french fry-themed sweatsuits and sandals,...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 08:47 AM CDT

Man Accused of Smuggling King Cobras in Potato Chip Cans

Man Accused of Smuggling King Cobras in Potato Chip Cans

A Monterey Park man was arrested on federal smuggling charges Tuesday stemming from the seizure of a package that contained three king cobras hidden in potato chip canisters. Rodrigo Franco, 34, was taken into...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 04:15 PM CDT

Delta Flight Delayed by Argument Between Pilot, Attendant

Delta Flight Delayed by Argument Between Pilot, Attendant

Delta Air Lines is apologizing after an argument between a pilot and a flight attendant delayed a flight from New York to Portland, Maine.

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 09:55 AM CDT

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 07:15 PM CDT

The Costumes of Comic-Con

The Costumes of Comic-Con

One of the key attractions at any Comic-Con is the fan-made costumes. NBC talked to a few attendees about what inspired their look and how much it cost to put it all together.

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 05:38 PM CDT

Comic-Con: The Hall H Line Survival Guide

Comic-Con: The Hall H Line Survival Guide

The famed Hall H at Comic-Con is where all the biggest and most exciting panels happen, and fans line up overnight just to get a chance to get a glimpse of some of their favorite stars or creators. Here is...

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