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Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 04:52 PM CDT

Man Discovers Glowing Rocks

Man Discovers Glowing Rocks

Erik Rintamaki has been a self proclaimed "rock hound" his whole life, and his recent discovery is creating buzz among geologists.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 11:26 PM CDT

Students Report Finding Bugs in Cafeteria Lunch

Students Report Finding Bugs in Cafeteria Lunch

Middle school students in Tennessee discovered bugs in their school lunches after noticing something moving on their plates.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 12:44 PM CDT

Sea Lion Returns to Water After Found in Woods

Sea Lion Returns to Water After Found in Woods

A sea lion that had been wandering in the Alaskan woods is now back safe in the sea. Video shows the sea lion lost in in an unfamiliar habitat.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 07:16 AM CDT

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

A St. Louis man is the new tenant of a tiny apartment with a unique layout — the kitchen and bathroom are in the same place. Yep. The toilet, bathtub, oven and sink are all in one room. The 200-square-foot...

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 04:45 PM CDT

Crane Crashes Into Home, Splits House in Half

Crane Crashes Into Home, Splits House in Half

A crane fell in Florida and split a home in half. The crane toppled over and ripped through the roof of a home in Orlando Tuesday. Officials with the Orlando Fire Department said there were no injuries.

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 11:22 AM CDT

Gator Takes Stroll Through Florida Golf Course

Gator Takes Stroll Through Florida Golf Course

Golfers at a Tampa, Florida golf course got a surprise when they came across a 12-foot alligator. This particular gator has been hanging out at the MacDill Air Force Base golf course for years. The base has a...

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 09:00 AM CDT
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People Pay Tribute to Broken Traffic Cone in Southlake

The Southlake Department of Public Safety is once again going viral after paying...View gallery

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Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 at 02:38 PM CDT

Mother Finds Out Kids' New Phone Once Belonged to Escort

Mother Finds Out Kids' New Phone Once Belonged to Escort

A North Dakota mother discovers her children's new cell phone number used to belong to an escort after a flood of explicit texts soliciting sex.

Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 at 02:44 PM CDT

Shoppers Find Snake Curled in Grocery Store Cart

Shoppers Find Snake Curled in Grocery Store Cart

A Pittsford, New York mother and daughter ended up on a scramble Monday to secure a slithery supermarket stowaway, a snake they spotted in their shopping cart.  

Thursday, Aug 30, 2018 at 02:35 PM CDT

Myrtle Beach Cracks Down on Profane Language

Myrtle Beach Cracks Down on Profane Language

Cursing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina could cost you. While it's not a law on its own, using profane language to "provoke violent reactions" falls under the disorderly conduct ordinance.  

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