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Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 03:38 PM CDT

This Day in History: Great Train Wreck of 1918

This Day in History: Great Train Wreck of 1918

On the morning of July, 9, 1918, two trains collided west of downtown Nashville, killing more than 100 and injuring over 170.

Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017 at 08:27 AM CDT

VP Pence Touches NASA Equipment Labeled 'Do Not Touch'

VP Pence Touches NASA Equipment Labeled 'Do Not Touch'

Vice President Mike Pence was seen touching a piece of NASA equipment labeled "Do not touch" on Thursday, driving the internet wild. It happened while Pence was touring the Kennedy Space Center in Florida with...

Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 09:11 AM CDT

Police Seek Help Finding Owner of Boat Left on Highway

Police Seek Help Finding Owner of Boat Left on Highway

An unexpected item was left sitting on U.S. 1 in central New Jersey Thursday afternoon: a 37-foot long boat. The vessel, named Maraliya out of Larchmont, New York, was left on the shoulder of the busy highway...

Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 09:14 AM CDT

Woman Weds Man 3 Years After Twitter Joke About Marrying Him

Woman Weds Man 3 Years After Twitter Joke About Marrying Him

Twitter, she married him. It just took a while. After Llia Apostolou sent a joking message on Twitter looking for a wedding date, a stranger took her up on the offer. The two never did end up going to the...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 11:55 AM CDT

Jalapeno-Shaped Figure Spotted in the Sky in McKinney

Jalapeno-Shaped Figure Spotted in the Sky in McKinney

A viewer spotted an odd figure in the sky on Wednesday night.

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 08:26 AM CDT

Man Hid Wife's Body in Freezer to Collect Social Security

Man Hid Wife's Body in Freezer to Collect Social Security

Authorities in Florida say the heirs of a man who hid his wife's body in a freezer so he could continue collecting her Social Security benefits have repaid the government for the money he took, the Department of...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 08:27 AM CDT

The Internet Can't Get Enough of This Dog's Balancing Act

The Internet Can't Get Enough of This Dog's Balancing Act

River, a 5-year-old golden retriever from Charlotte, North Carolina, has the internet talking about his ability to balance things on his head and nose.

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 08:19 AM CDT

Zoo Animals Eat Frozen Treats at Zoo in Rome

Zoo Animals Eat Frozen Treats at Zoo in Rome

A zoo in Rome is giving animals frozen treats this summer to help them beat the heat, and to provide them with vitamins, minerals and amusement.

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 05:15 PM CDT

Geese Stop Traffic in Flower Mound

Geese Stop Traffic in Flower Mound

Why did the geese cross the road? To get to the other side, of course, and these geese took their time doing it. The birds stopped traffic at a major intersection in Flower Mound right at the crosswalk. Drivers...

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 01:39 PM CDT

China Gives Germany Two Pandas Ahead of G-20 Summit

China Gives Germany Two Pandas Ahead of G-20 Summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping presented German Chancellor Angela Merkel with two unique gifts ahead of Friday’s G-20 Summit: a pair of giant pandas. The two pandas, Meng Meng and Jiao Qing (which...

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