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Thursday, Aug 2, 2018 at 03:43 PM CDT

Arkansas Man Tried to Steal Jet to Go to Concert: Police

Arkansas Man Tried to Steal Jet to Go to Concert: Police

Prosecutors say an Arkansas man who's not a pilot has been charged with trying to steal an American Eagle jet from Texarkana Regional Airport to fly to an out-of-state rap concert.

Wednesday, Aug 1, 2018 at 05:54 PM CDT

Video Shows Man Spray Gasoline, Set Self on Fire

Video Shows Man Spray Gasoline, Set Self on Fire

Police in New York are looking for the man who tried to blow up a Staten Island gas station earlier in the week. Video shows the man purposely spraying gas around the pump as he fills a red gas can. He then...

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 10:57 AM CDT

Bigfoot Lumbers Into Virginia Congressional Race

Bigfoot Lumbers Into Virginia Congressional Race

Bigfoot is now a campaign issue in a Virginia race for U.S. Congress. Democratic candidate Leslie Cockburn took to Twitter on Sunday to accuse her Republican opponent Denver Riggleman of being a “devotee of...

Monday, Jul 30, 2018 at 02:47 PM CDT

Upset About Seat, Airline Passenger Makes Bomb Comment

Upset About Seat, Airline Passenger Makes Bomb Comment

Hundreds of passengers on a Norwegian Airlines flight were forced to get off the plane after boarding at a Florida airport when a passenger made a comment about a bomb because he was unhappy with his seat.

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 09:28 AM CDT

Drone Strikes Toddler

Drone Strikes Toddler

An Iowa toddler is recovering after being hit in the face by a drone. One-year-old Atticus was playing at Crow Creek Park in Bettendorf when a drone hit the swings he was on and smacked him in the face.  

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 07:24 PM CDT

Man Angry Over Broken Phone Drives Into Phone Store: Police

Man Angry Over Broken Phone Drives Into Phone Store: Police

A 74-year-old man ranting about a broken phone drove his car through the glass storefront of a Verizon Wireless store in North Carolina, authorities said Friday, stunning shoppers during the dinner hour at an...

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 11:34 AM CDT

$2 Million Wedding Dress to Headline Dallas Bridal Show

$2 Million Wedding Dress to Headline Dallas Bridal Show

The two day trade and fashion show is expected to appeal to every bride-to-be. Stanley Korshak Bridal will have 30 of their dresses on the runway, including a one-of-a-kind $2 million dress designed by the...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 04:53 PM CDT

Texas Inmate Being Transferred Gets Atop Moving Patrol Car

Texas Inmate Being Transferred Gets Atop Moving Patrol Car

A Texas inmate took a wild ride after breaking the window of a patrol car and climbing onto its roof as it sped down a highway.

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 07:20 PM CDT

Tiger Found in Duffel Bag Comes Home to North Texas

Tiger Found in Duffel Bag Comes Home to North Texas

A tiger cub that was found by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents will have a new home in North Texas on Friday.

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 07:22 AM CDT

Can't Fight Kitty Hall: Cat Elected as Mayor in Michigan

Can't Fight Kitty Hall: Cat Elected as Mayor in Michigan

Politics in a small northern Michigan village have gone to the cats and dogs and goats and even chickens. Omena's newly elected mayor is a feline named Sweet Tart. Dogs Diablo Shapiro and Punkin Anderson Harder...

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