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Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 05:56 PM CDT

Babysitter Fights Rabid Fox

Babysitter Fights Rabid Fox

A South Carolina babysitter is being hailed as a hero after fighting off a rabid fox. Daniel Thompson was playing in the backyard of his North Augusta home when the fox ran out of the woods and attacked. Prisca...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 02:15 AM CDT

Man Pushes Woman Over Shopping Cart Argument

Man Pushes Woman Over Shopping Cart Argument

Security footage shows a man attack a Wisconsin mother, ripping out a chunk of her hair and sending the shopping cart holding her baby rolling across a busy Walmart parking lot.

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018 at 05:36 PM CDT

Prowler Busted on Home Security Video

Prowler Busted on Home Security Video

A person who was caught on camera prowling outside a Sanford, Florida girl's bedroom window turned himself in to police Tuesday.  

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018 at 05:13 PM CDT

Flood Water Rescue Live-Streamed

Flood Water Rescue Live-Streamed

A Pennsylvania man who was trapped in dangerous flood waters decided to document his predicament on Facebook Live.  

Monday, Jul 23, 2018 at 05:28 PM CDT

Village Elects 4-Legged Mayor

Village Elects 4-Legged Mayor

Omena, Michigan inaugurated its fourth mayor Saturday morning, a 9-year-old cat named Sweet Tart. Omena has had a four-legged mayor for more than a decade, and has used the election to raise money for its...

Monday, Jul 23, 2018 at 05:20 PM CDT

Woman Fakes Kidnap Attempt

Woman Fakes Kidnap Attempt

A Florida mother is accused of orchestrating an elaborate fake attempted abduction of her child, and pointing the blame at a former business partner.  

Monday, Jul 23, 2018 at 03:37 PM CDT

Deadly Mushroom Found in Colorado

Deadly Mushroom Found in Colorado

A deadly mushroom is popping up around Denver, Colorado. A man found the Destroying Angel while hunting for mushrooms near his home in Aurora. The Colorado Mycological Society press release states deadly toxins...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 01:04 PM CDT

Texas Woman Has Surprise Birth at Chick-fil-A

Texas Woman Has Surprise Birth at Chick-fil-A

A woman unexpectedly delivered her baby at Chick-fil-A. Her baby was granted free Chick-fil-A for life and future employment, according to KSAT 12 News.

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 10:30 PM CDT

Memphis Man Steals Date's Car, Goes on Another Date: Police

Memphis Man Steals Date's Car, Goes on Another Date: Police

Police in Memphis say a man stole his date's car and drove it to a date with another woman. Police say a woman reported her car stolen after Kelton Griffin went to her house to take her on a date. WMC-TV...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 07:29 PM CDT

News Crew Meets Friendliest Cow

News Crew Meets Friendliest Cow

After video of an attention-craving cow named Oliver went viral, a news crew went to meet him to see if he really was the friendliest cow in North Carolina and he did not disappoint.

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