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Feb 8, 2018

Texas Prosecutor Dismisses 13 Cases Tied to Biker Shooting

Texas Prosecutor Dismisses 13 Cases Tied to Biker Shooting

A Texas prosecutor on Thursday dismissed 13 cases stemming from a 2015 shootout in Waco involving bikers and police and recused himself from two others, placing into doubt the criminal prosecution of the...

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WATCH: Gigantic Ice Disk Spinning Around in Maine River

WATCH: Gigantic Ice Disk Spinning Around in Maine River

A huge floating ice disk has been rotating in the Presumpscot River in Westbrook, Maine. Tina Radel, a city employee, told WCSH that birds have been sitting on the disk as it slowly turns counterclockwise.
Petition Launched to Name Dr Pepper TX Official Soft Drink

Petition Launched to Name Dr Pepper TX Official Soft Drink

A change.org petition launched on Jan. 15 asks Dr Pepper fans to support the brand by saying that it should be declared the official soft drink of the Lone Star State.
Teen Calls 911 After Dad Takes Cell Phone Away

Teen Calls 911 After Dad Takes Cell Phone Away

A teenager in Ohio made an emergency call to 911 because her father took her cell phone away for disciplinary reasons. "My father took property, which is an $800 phone that doesn't belong to him.
Car Crashes Into Motel

Car Crashes Into Motel

Surveillance cameras were rolling when a disgruntled motel guest in California came crashing through the front office with his car just barely missing the night clerk. Remarkably, the clerk was not injured.
'River of Chocolate' Blocks Highway Traffic After Truck Fail

'River of Chocolate' Blocks Highway Traffic After Truck Fail

A tanker truck hauling thousands of gallons of liquid chocolate rolled over on the interstate near Flagstaff, Arizona, on Monday, leaving a river of sweetness all over the road.
Coyote Wanders Into Bathroom

Coyote Wanders Into Bathroom

Employees at Music City Center are used to dealing with tourists in downtown Nashville, Tennessee but they had a very unexpected visitor on Sunday night. According to officials with the convention center,...
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