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Friday, Jan 26, 2018 at 08:27 AM CST

Nutella Discounts Spark Chaos in French Supermarkets

Nutella Discounts Spark Chaos in French Supermarkets

Brawls have broken out in French supermarkets as shoppers scramble to get their hands on discounted pots of chocolate and hazelnut spread. Chaotic scenes were filmed in several supermarkets across the...

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 03:18 PM CST

Customers Hold Vigil For Burned Taco Bell

Customers Hold Vigil For Burned Taco Bell

Loyal customers of a Montgomery, Alabama Taco Bell destroyed by fire held a candlelight vigil Sunday night. The restaurant partially collapsed after catching fire. About 100 people came out in support of the...

Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018 at 02:39 PM CST

Donut Shop Selling Tide Pod-Designed Doughnuts

Donut Shop Selling Tide Pod-Designed Doughnuts

A Kansas doughnut chain is using the latest social media stunt, the Tide Pod challenge, to promote a new kind of doughnut. Hurts Donut joined in on the craze by selling the doughnut version of the laundry...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 09:31 PM CST

LimeBike Sawed in Half, Bolted to Deep Ellum Pole

LimeBike Sawed in Half, Bolted to Deep Ellum Pole

Bikeshare provider LimeBike says they are proud to serve the people and city of Dallas -- even after someone sawed one of their bikes in half and bolted it to a telephone pole overnight Thursday.

Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 at 04:09 PM CST

Frozen Jellyfish in Russia

Frozen Jellyfish in Russia

Moon jellies brought to the Baltic Coast by storms are turning to ice due to the bitter cold.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 06:39 PM CST

Dr Pepper-Drinking Texas Donkey Returns Home After 2 Years

Dr Pepper-Drinking Texas Donkey Returns Home After 2 Years

Where did Oscar, the Dr Pepper-drinking donkey go for two years? That's what his owners in Paradise, Texas, would like to find out.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 at 10:39 PM CST

What Robot Strippers Say About Sexism and the Future

What Robot Strippers Say About Sexism and the Future

On a recent evening in Las Vegas during the CES technology show, robot strippers offered a window into technology's gender fault lines — not to mention our robot future. From a distance, the mechanical...

Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018 at 04:55 PM CST

New IKEA Print Ad Urges Customers to Pee On It

New IKEA Print Ad Urges Customers to Pee On It

IKEA's new ad promises a big discount - if you urinate on it.

Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 at 01:00 PM CST

Owners Reclaim Lost Peahen Found in Prosper

Owners Reclaim Lost Peahen Found in Prosper

A North Texas family has found the owner of a peahen that showed up on their back patio Wednesday morning.

Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 at 10:48 AM CST

Snatched by Hungry Eagle, Little Dog Lives to Bark the Tale

Snatched by Hungry Eagle, Little Dog Lives to Bark the Tale

Felipe Rodriguez says he thought he was hallucinating when an eagle snatched his sister's little white dog from her yard, flapped its massive wings and disappeared over the trees. Did he really just see...

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