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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 07:35 AM CST

Holy Cow! Bovine Escapes Live Philadelphia Nativity — Twice

Holy Cow! Bovine Escapes Live Philadelphia Nativity — Twice

Twice in one morning, a cow had to be corralled after escaping from a live nativity scene in Philadelphia's Old City neighborhood. By the end of the morning Stormy the cow was out a job. Stormy darted from the...

Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 at 04:30 PM CST

Cold Weather Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Cold Weather Safety Tips for Pet Owners

With cold weather hitting many parts of the country, here are some tips to keep your furry little friends safe and happy this winter.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 04:28 PM CST

Deputy Helps Baby Gator Cross the Road

Deputy Helps Baby Gator Cross the Road

A Florida sheriff's deputy's body camera captures an adorable little jaywalker. You can hear Polk County Sheriff's Deputy Herrara encouraging the baby alligator as it tries to cross a four-lane road saying...

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 04:25 PM CST

Caught on Camera: Squirrel Steals Candy

Caught on Camera: Squirrel Steals Candy

A New Jersey family was stunned to find the holiday treat tray they put on their front stoop ransacked until they caught a thieving squirrel in the act. The family has placed the tray outside for the mailman and...

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 01:08 PM CST

Woman Fights Error on Phone Bill, Even Into Labor

Woman Fights Error on Phone Bill, Even Into Labor

A woman refused to get off the phone with AT&T until and issue with her bill was resolved -- even as she went into labor.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 07:41 PM CST

Video Shows Identity Thieves Skydiving Over Long Island: Police

Video Shows Identity Thieves Skydiving Over Long Island: Police

Authorities on Long Island are looking to catch a couple they say were living the high life with a stolen credit card number. Police in New York's Suffolk County released dive video of the man and woman Friday....

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 05:55 PM CST

Birdnapper Stuffs Parrot in Pocket in NYC Pet Store Robbery

Birdnapper Stuffs Parrot in Pocket in NYC Pet Store Robbery

Cops are on the lookout for a man seen on video swiping an exotic parrot from a Brooklyn pet store. Police say the birdnapper walked into Petland Discounts on Graham Avenue in Williamsburg on Tuesday and made...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 07:12 PM CST

Woman's Pet Iguana Sends Her to Hospital

Woman's Pet Iguana Sends Her to Hospital

An iguana attack in Florida sent a pet owner to the hospital with serious facial injuries. Amanda Gray has been looking after her pet iguana, Igmo, since it first hatched near her home in Cape Coral two years...

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 02:42 AM CST

Good Samaritan Saves Turtle in Trouble

Good Samaritan Saves Turtle in Trouble

A daring sea rescue was all caught on camera this week in Florida. Rob Merlino was fishing off the Venice Pier Monday when he accidentally hooked a giant loggerhead sea turtle, about 300 pounds and roughly five...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 08:31 AM CST

Holy Guacamole! Hawaii Woman Seeks Record for Huge Avocado

Holy Guacamole! Hawaii Woman Seeks Record for Huge Avocado

A Hawaii woman is waiting to hear back from Guinness World Records to find out if the massive avocado she snagged is the world's largest. Pamela Wang of the Big Island found the 5-pound (2.3-kilogram)...

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