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Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree
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Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree

Save the tree or… else! That’s what one woman on the Peninsula told crews who arrived to cut down an old oak Friday morning. Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Police Car Slams Into NJ Dunkin' Donuts

Police Car Slams Into NJ Dunkin' Donuts

A South Jersey police vehicle slammed into a doughnut shop Friday morning. The police SUV crashed into the... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Deputies Rescue Two Pigs in Santa Clarita

Deputies Rescue Two Pigs in Santa Clarita

You wouldn't think that pig wrangler would be in a cop's job description. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

A classic British roadster regarded as one of the most beautiful cars ever made will be returned to its 82-year-old... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Poodle Chases Bear Out of Home

Poodle Chases Bear Out of Home

09/17/14: Casper may be just seven pounds, but on Sunday he helped protect his family from something much Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

More than two years after a New York man's dog disappeared from its home, it mysteriously turned up in Florida. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Snake Hurt in Pedi Cab DUI: SDPD

Snake Hurt in Pedi Cab DUI: SDPD

The bizarre situation was discovered Tuesday by San Diego Police in the Gaslamp. Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After Fan Campaign

Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After...

Surge, the popular citrus flavored soft drink, has returned, The Coca-Cola Company announced Monday. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Chinese City Creates Smartphone Sidewalk Lane

Chinese City Creates Smartphone Sidewalk Lane

Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Opium Found Hidden in Bars of Soap at SFO

Opium Found Hidden in Bars of Soap at SFO

A box of soap delivered to San Francisco International Airport from Thailand was hiding nearly 9 pounds of... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday.

Andy... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Mysterious Bright Light Over Bay Area Skies Possible Meteor

Mysterious Bright Light Over Bay Area Skies Possible Meteor

The Chabot Space and Science Center says that a mysterious streak of light that lit up Bay Area skies early... Watch »

Sep 13, 2014
Burger King Japan's Kuro Burger Has Black Buns, Cheese

Burger King Japan's Kuro Burger Has Black Buns, Cheese

Burger King Japan has launched the Kuro ("black") burger, which will be for sale through November. Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Pumpkin Chunkin Contest Gets New Home

Pumpkin Chunkin Contest Gets New Home

An annual pumpkin flinging contest that draws thousands of people to Delaware has a new Read »

Sep 12, 2014
World's Tallest Dog Dies in Michigan

World's Tallest Dog Dies in Michigan

The Great Dane from Michigan that held the title of world's tallest dog has died at age 5. Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Burger King Releases a

Burger King Releases a "Black Burger" in Japan

Black burgers are the new black, in Japan at least. Global food fast food chain Burger King has released a... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Giant Panda Gets Dental Work: Raw Video

Giant Panda Gets Dental Work: Raw Video

San Diego Zookeepers put one of their giant panda's under anesthetic to fix a chip in her Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Santa Cruz Man Has

Santa Cruz Man Has "Longest Tongue in Recorded History"

A 24-year-old Santa Cruz artist and comedian gets to tell everyone he meets - friends, audiences and even... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Giant Panda Chips Tooth, Heads to Dentist

Giant Panda Chips Tooth, Heads to Dentist

A dreaded trip to the dentist isn’t limited to the human race, a giant panda discovered Wednesday. Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Missing San Jose Tortoise Returns Home

Missing San Jose Tortoise Returns Home

Napoleon the tortoise who escaped from his South Bay home has returned to his owner. Read »

Sep 10, 2014
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