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Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 09:13 PM CDT

Man Smashes Glass Door After Chicken Order Delayed

Man Smashes Glass Door After Chicken Order Delayed

Police in New Hampshire are looking for a man who allegedly broke a glass door at a Popeye's Chicken after he was told his order wouldn't be ready for another five to 10 minutes. Salem police said an older man...

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 06:09 PM CDT

Man Accused of Sticking-Up McDonald's with Hairbrush

Man Accused of Sticking-Up McDonald's with Hairbrush

Police say a man clad in a leopard-print robe, black mask, orange Croc's, orange gloves and armed only with a hairbrush held up a McDonald's restaurant in Southeast Texas.

Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 at 10:26 AM CDT

New Cup Blowing Challenge Goes Viral

New Cup Blowing Challenge Goes Viral

From college students to TV anchors, everyone’s trying out the latest Internet craze.

Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 at 07:23 PM CDT

That's Not Carry-On: Snake On A Plane Gets Loose

That's Not Carry-On: Snake On A Plane Gets Loose

Anna McConnaughy was flying to Alaska's largest city when the announcement came over the intercom: a passenger on a previous flight had brought a pet snake on board. The passenger had gotten off the plane. The...

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 at 10:25 AM CDT

What Do Russians Dream About? Putin, Among Other Things

What Do Russians Dream About? Putin, Among Other Things

Vladimir Putin is everywhere in his country's public life. Now it turns out the president is even gracing ordinary Russians' dreams, NBC News reported. A web search engine said the strongman was the only...

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 08:18 PM CDT

Man Films 'Never-Ending' Gator Parade in South Florida

Man Films 'Never-Ending' Gator Parade in South Florida

A Florida wildlife photographer captured a seemingly infinite procession of alligators in South Florida’s Big Cypress National Preserve. Photographer Bobby Wummer filmed the half-hour parade of gators just...

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 07:56 PM CDT

TX Pet Shop Employee Builds Wheelchair for Disabled Goldfish

TX Pet Shop Employee Builds Wheelchair for Disabled Goldfish

A fish aquarium employee in Texas rescued a disabled goldfish from a life of immobility after building him a wheelchair.

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 02:03 PM CDT

High-Flying Bees Hospitalize Utility Worker

High-Flying Bees Hospitalize Utility Worker

A man was hospitalized Wednesday  after being stung by bees hundreds of times while working on a utility pole in North Las Vegas. Cedric Williams of the North Las Vegas Fire Department says they received...

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 01:52 PM CDT

Mouse Doors Popping Up In Minneapolis

Mouse Doors Popping Up In Minneapolis

A Minneapolis man is making a big statement with his tiny works of street art. He goes by the name "Mows" and his canvases are nooks and crannies throughout the city. Tiny doors, fit for a mouse, are...

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 01:00 PM CDT

Park Ranger Discovers Mysterious 'Dr. Seuss' Plant

Park Ranger Discovers Mysterious 'Dr. Seuss' Plant

Texas park rangers at Atlanta State Park, southwest of Texarkana, shared a photo showing a pink and white fluffy ball on the park's Facebook page Tuesday. The post, which has been shared more than 1,600 times

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