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Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 03:55 PM CDT

Naked Man Uses Rake in Attack

Naked Man Uses Rake in Attack

A Florida man is recovering from several wounds after fighting off a naked intruder armed with a rake.

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 03:57 AM CDT

Mass. City Aims for World Record With 64-Foot Paper Plane

Mass. City Aims for World Record With 64-Foot Paper Plane

Residents of a Massachusetts city are hoping to set a world record for the largest paper airplane. The Revolving Museum of Fitchburg revealed a 64-foot-long plane at the Fitchburg Municipal Airport on Tuesday....

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 02:29 PM CDT

Why Did the Alligator Cross the Runway?

Why Did the Alligator Cross the Runway?

An alligator crossing a runway at Orlando International Airport caused delays on Monday.

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 04:14 PM CDT

12-Year-Old Rescues Squirrel

12-Year-Old Rescues Squirrel

In the battle between a squirrel and a Pepsi can, 12-year-old Ian Magnuson won the cola war. Magnuson saved the squirrel who was stuck inside a soda can earlier this month after hearing rattling from his bedroom...

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 09:41 AM CDT

5-Foot Long Snake Slithers Out of Texas Toilet

5-Foot Long Snake Slithers Out of Texas Toilet

A South Texas man says he was cleaning the bathroom at his home when his 6-year-old son alerted him.

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 09:58 AM CDT

'Forget Pizza Rat': Squirrel Spotted Scarfing Down Avocado in Manhattan

'Forget Pizza Rat': Squirrel Spotted Scarfing Down Avocado in Manhattan

A passerby spotted a squirrel munching on an avocado in a fenced in tree area on an Upper West Side sidewalk. Henry Zhang filmed the rodent at West 73rd Street and Broadway in Manhattan, he wrote in a Facebook...

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 05:58 AM CDT

Pickle-Flavored Slush Debuts at Sonic

Pickle-Flavored Slush Debuts at Sonic

Soon we’ll be able to order a pickle-flavored slush thanks to Sonic.

Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 02:35 PM CDT

Monkey Attacks Home Depot Worker

Monkey Attacks Home Depot Worker

A  Florida Home Depot worker was bitten multiple times after a woman's pet spider monkey escaped from her truck.  

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 11:38 PM CDT

Pizza Employee Accused of Trying to Poison Customers

Pizza Employee Accused of Trying to Poison Customers

A North Carolina pizzeria employee is behind bars after allegedly trying to poison customers. Police said a manager at Primo Pizza and Italian Eatery in Fayetteville was preparing pizza when he noticed a...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 03:36 PM CDT

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in Water at an Ala. Beach

Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing in Water at an Ala. Beach

A helicopter pilot was forced to make an emergency landing in the Gulf of Mexico in Gulf Shores, while thousands of beach goers watched.

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