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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...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 04:57 PM CDT

Bobcat Spotted Near Texas Walmart

Bobcat Spotted Near Texas Walmart

A Corpus Christi resident said she was walking around behind a Walmart when she spotted a bobcat lurking through the brush of a fenced-off lot and she got it on video. Wildlife officials say during drought...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 04:39 PM CDT

Kid Knocks Over Expensive Glass Sculpture

Kid Knocks Over Expensive Glass Sculpture

A Kansas mother and father may have to pay out for their child's actions after he knocked over a sculpture and it was all caught on video. A mother and her children were at The Tomahawk Community Center in...

Monday, Jun 18, 2018 at 09:19 AM CDT

Dash Cam Video Shows Truck Plummet Into River

Dash Cam Video Shows Truck Plummet Into River

Authorities are searching for the driver suspected in a high speed chase in Georgia that ended with a truck plunging into the Ogeechee River. Dash cam video shows the red truck traveling along a two-lane road...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 02:57 PM CDT

Researchers Studying Environmentally Friendly Vodka

Researchers Studying Environmentally Friendly Vodka

Researchers at Oregon State University are studying the environmental impact of whey when it is turned into alcohol, as more spirit-makers explore whey-based vodka.  

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 09:10 AM CDT

Kudos to Keller Ducks Spotted Using Crosswalk

Kudos to Keller Ducks Spotted Using Crosswalk

Who knew? The Keller Police Department says the ducks at Bear Creek Park know how to follow the traffic rules, and this picture shows it.

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 08:43 PM CDT

Fire Dept Rescues Stranded Roller Coaster Riders

Fire Dept Rescues Stranded Roller Coaster Riders

Daytona Beach firefighters on Thursday were working to rescue stranded riders after a roller coaster derailed on the boardwalk in that Florida city.

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 04:33 PM CDT

Treasures Left Behind After Bonnaroo Festival

Treasures Left Behind After Bonnaroo Festival

The party is over at Bonnaroo, and thousands of items from pool noodles to grills were left behind at the festival. A Chattanooga charity is now turning the clean-up effort into cash.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 10:47 PM CDT

TX Woman Brings Bag of Dead Roaches to City Council Meeting

TX Woman Brings Bag of Dead Roaches to City Council Meeting

A South Texas woman gave a small bag of dead cockroaches to a city official to protest newly planted palm trees that she blames for more unwanted bugs in her neighborhood.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 09:16 AM CDT

Mother Charged in School Bus Hammer Attack

Mother Charged in School Bus Hammer Attack

A Glendale, Wisconsin mother has been charged with disorderly conduct after police say she forced a school bus to stop and banged on the windows with a hammer.  

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