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Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 03:36 PM CDT

Escaped Flamingo, Loose for 13 Years, Spotted in Texas

Escaped Flamingo, Loose for 13 Years, Spotted in Texas

A flamingo who's been on the lam for more than a decade has been spotted in Texas again.

Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 12:51 PM CDT

Actor Michael Rapaport Stops Man From Opening Airplane Door

Actor Michael Rapaport Stops Man From Opening Airplane Door

Actor Michael Rapaport may have stopped an in-flight catastrophe while traveling on an American Airlines flight from Houston to Los Angeles Saturday morning.

Sunday, Jun 24, 2018 at 03:53 AM CDT

Zsa Zsa, the English Bulldog, Wins World's Ugliest Dog Title

Zsa Zsa, the English Bulldog, Wins World's Ugliest Dog Title

A 9-year-old English bulldog was named the winner of the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest in the San Francisco Bay Area. Zsa Zsa won the title Saturday night at the Sonoma-Marin Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds in...

Monday, Jun 25, 2018 at 09:23 AM CDT

Running Late, Man Paddleboards Across Hudson River in Suit

Running Late, Man Paddleboards Across Hudson River in Suit

Sure, it's common in New York City to see men in suits commuting on the subway or in taxis -- but on a paddleboard across the Hudson River? That may be a first. Eunice Rivers was taking the ferry to work in...

Saturday, Jun 23, 2018 at 02:02 AM CDT

Baby Boom Sets Record at Dallas Hospital

Baby Boom Sets Record at Dallas Hospital

A new record was set this week at Baylor University Medical Center Dallas when a baby boom hit Tuesday morning. Over a 48 hour period, doctors and nurses delivered 42 babies.

Thursday, Jun 21, 2018 at 08:09 PM CDT

Flight Attendant Pleads Guilty to Turtle-Smuggling Attempt

Flight Attendant Pleads Guilty to Turtle-Smuggling Attempt

A flight attendant for a Chinese airline pleaded guilty Thursday to attempting to smuggle two-dozen spotted and box turtles in a carry-on bag from Los Angeles to China.

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018 at 05:33 PM CDT

Coyote Found in Home

Coyote Found in Home

A Washington man got quite the shock after finding a startled coyote pup cowering in his home. The man noticed the coyote when his dog started barking at something in the kitchen. He believes the animal got...

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018 at 05:39 PM CDT

Big Cat Family Moves in to Dallas Resident's Backyard

Big Cat Family Moves in to Dallas Resident's Backyard

A bobcat family seems to have found a new home under a North Texas man's patio deck.

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018 at 05:02 AM CDT

Man in Hospital Gown Steals Vehicle

Man in Hospital Gown Steals Vehicle

New Orleans police are searching for a man who was seen stealing an SUV while clad only in a hospital gown. The incident was caught on video.

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 06:40 PM CDT

Alligator Rescued From Python's Grip

Alligator Rescued From Python's Grip

Two men were out hunting for pythons when they spotted the 10-foot-long snake coiled around an alligator. The man who bagged the Burmese python, admitted that he was afraid of snakes, saying he went on the trip...

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