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Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 02:25 PM CDT

This Is What Happens When You Take a Fidget Spinner to Space

This Is What Happens When You Take a Fidget Spinner to Space

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station tested a fidget spinner in zero gravity. They had time to play with the popular toy in between three scheduled space walks this month.

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 11:30 AM CDT

Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

A man arrested in Florida after police mistook doughnut glaze in his car for meth has received a $37,500 settlement. Daniel Rushing was arrested in December 2015 when Cpl. Shelby Riggs-Hopkins spotted flakes of...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 07:57 PM CDT

Detective Captures Loose Anaconda

Detective Captures Loose Anaconda

A Florida detective had to put a different set of skills to the test when she encountered a very large snake. When detective Emily Shaw got a call Wednesday about a nine-foot snake on the loose, she was uniquely...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 07:37 PM CDT

Cows Get Loose on Highway

Cows Get Loose on Highway

Some drivers had problems moving along on one Nashville highway Friday afternoon. A tractor-trailer hauling cows overturned and cows escaped from the truck, roaming around the road. Officials worked to...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 05:04 PM CDT

Man Finds Bobcat Under Desk

Man Finds Bobcat Under Desk

An Iowa man got quite the surprise when he found a wild bobcat under his work desk.

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 06:32 PM CDT

Cows Keep Traffic From Moo-ving on Nashville Parkway

Cows Keep Traffic From Moo-ving on Nashville Parkway

A truck carrying cows overturned in Nashville, Tennessee, allowing the animals to roam free.

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 05:56 AM CDT

You'll Be Surprised to Hear About Dallas' WonderPhones

You'll Be Surprised to Hear About Dallas' WonderPhones

Old payphone booths in Dallas are being transformed into "WonderPhones," which are designed to connect the people of downtown to the city and each other.

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 at 11:12 PM CDT

Video Shows Robber Getting Tackled by Customers

Video Shows Robber Getting Tackled by Customers

A group of customers stopped a masked robber in an Indiana grocery store and it was all caught on camera. A man approached the cashier at a local Indiana grocery store -- implied that he had a weapon -- and...

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 at 09:03 AM CDT

Mama Bear and Cubs Break Into Pizzeria

Mama Bear and Cubs Break Into Pizzeria

A mama bear and her cubs were caught on camera sneaking a special snack from a Colorado pizzeria. In the surveilence video, the three bears are seen rooting around Antonio's Real New York Pizza. The pizza place...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017 at 12:08 PM CDT

Have Wife, Will Carry: Couples Vie in Wife-Carrying Contest

Have Wife, Will Carry: Couples Vie in Wife-Carrying Contest

It was a messy slog but a Virginia couple reaped the rewards of cash -- and beer -- in the North American Wife Carrying Championship. Jake and Kirsten Barney, from Lexington, Virginia, finished first Saturday...

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