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Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 05:21 AM CDT

Couple Sets Up Tent on Subway, Crawl Inside, Smoke: Witness

Couple Sets Up Tent on Subway, Crawl Inside, Smoke: Witness

A couple got onto a subway train at the start of the evening rush Friday, set up a tent, crawled inside and brazenly began smoking drugs to the shock and disgust of other passengers in the train car, one of whom...

Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 at 08:50 PM CDT

Proposed Robot Brothel Could Open in Houston

Proposed Robot Brothel Could Open in Houston

A Canadian company says it wants to open a so-called robot brothel in Houston, but it's getting pushback from officials and community groups.

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018 at 08:58 PM CDT

Mosquitoes in Field Forced Booze Bandit to Surrender: Police

Mosquitoes in Field Forced Booze Bandit to Surrender: Police

Mosquitos drove a man out of the Wisconsin cornfield he was hiding in after police say he swiped more than $500 in liquor from a Piggly Wiggly supermarket and led authorities on a three-mile car chase. A...

Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM CDT

Watch Seal Slap Kayaker in the Face With Octopus

Watch Seal Slap Kayaker in the Face With Octopus

GoPro video footage captured a seal slapping a kayaker with an octopus off the coast of Kaikoura on New Zealand’s South Island on Sept. 22.

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 at 04:48 PM CDT

Runaway Kangaroo Spotted in Florida Neighborhood

Runaway Kangaroo Spotted in Florida Neighborhood

The search is on in south Florida for an escapee who was last seen hopping through a neighborhood. A woman in Jupiter Farms captured cellphone video of a kangaroo in her neighborhood. Authorities with the...

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 at 04:34 PM CDT

Man Arrested After Getting Stuck on Store Roof

Man Arrested After Getting Stuck on Store Roof

A Florida sheriff's deputy's body camera captures the exchange with an attempted burglar who got stuck on the roof of a convenience store after trying to get a bottle of water.

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 at 04:19 PM CDT

Alpaca Mom Fights Off Cougar to Save Baby

Alpaca Mom Fights Off Cougar to Save Baby

The owners of a Washington state alpaca farm are crediting a feisty mother alpaca for saving her 1-week-old baby from the mouth of a cougar. The alpaca's heroics were caught on surveillance video.  

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 06:37 PM CDT

Neighbors Try to Wrangle Goat on the Run

Neighbors Try to Wrangle Goat on the Run

For weeks people in Rogers, Arkansas, have tried wrangling a stubborn goat, but it's living quite the life where it has planted its feet.  

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 11:33 AM CDT

Two-Headed Snake Found in Northern Virginia

Two-Headed Snake Found in Northern Virginia

A two-headed snake recently found in Northern Virginia may be sent to a zoo. The two-headed baby Eastern Copperhead was found in Woodbridge last week, the Wildlife Center of Virginia said. A state herpetologist...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 05:20 PM CDT

Lion Attacks Zoo Intruder

Lion Attacks Zoo Intruder

A man is recovering after being bitten by a lion Wednesday night at California's Fresno Chaffee Zoo. Zoo officials say the intruder went through various fences before he was bitten on the foot.  

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