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Pumpkin Spice Madness: Craziest Treats

It seems like everyone is going crazy over pumpkin spice-flavored this and that. Take a look at the wackiest pumpkin-inspired culinary items that might be worth a try this season. View »

14 minutes ago
$45K Ed Sullivan Statue Stolen From NoHo Exhibit

$45K Ed Sullivan Statue Stolen From NoHo Exhibit

A brazen burglar went to a North Hollywood exhibit and stole a solid bronze statue of iconic TV host Ed... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Big Smile in Denver Bank Robbery Suspect Mug Shot

Big Smile in Denver Bank Robbery Suspect Mug Shot

The mug shot of a man captured after trying to flee a bank robbery in Denver shows him flashing a broad,... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Tired of 3-Piece Suit? Enter the

Tired of 3-Piece Suit? Enter the "Suitsy"

San Francisco real estate developer Jesse Herzog has invented the look of a three-piece-suit into a... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Belfast Locals Confuse EU Flag for ISIS Flag

Belfast Locals Confuse EU Flag for ISIS Flag

It's often said the European Union has an image problem. In Belfast, it seems, the EU flag can be mistaken for... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Dog Found Drowned With Bowling Ball

Dog Found Drowned With Bowling Ball

Police say a dog was found drowned with a bowling ball tied to it in a Northern California river and they're looking... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Man Who Raised $55K for Potato Salad Throws Party

Man Who Raised $55K for Potato Salad Throws Party

An Ohio man who raised $55,000 in a joking crowdfunding appeal to pay for his first attempt at making potato... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Deer Takes Swim in a Los Angeles Pool

Deer Takes Swim in a Los Angeles Pool

A Los Angeles homeowner found a deer taking a dip in their pool on Saturday and caught the swim on Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Guests Sneak Into Hotel, Bathe, And Leave

Guests Sneak Into Hotel, Bathe, And Leave

Two suspects, still unknown and at large, sneaked into a Half Moon Bay hotel in order to take a Read »

Sep 27, 2014
500 Pounds of Squash Stolen From Church

500 Pounds of Squash Stolen From Church

Members of a Pittsfield, Massachusetts, church say they're heartbroken by the theft of 500 pounds of squash grown in... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

A New York City postal carrier is accused of failing to deliver more than 40,000 pieces of mail, some dating... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

A truck dripping rancid juices from thousands of pounds of rotting chicken sat in the heat attracting flies Thursday... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Baby Calf With

Baby Calf With "7" on Head Named After Steelers' QB

Moooove over, Ben Roethlisberger. There's a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania. The folks at Vale Wood Farms... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

The two amorous donkeys who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited at a zoo in... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Flea Infestation Shuts Down Hayward School

Flea Infestation Shuts Down Hayward School

Students at Ruus Elementary School in Hayward got the day off Monday after staff discovered a flea infestation... Read »

Sep 24, 2014
70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

A turtle that weighs a whopping 70 pounds was found wandering streets near a country club in Southern... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree

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... 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
Professor: Mushroom Material Could Replace Plastics

Professor: Mushroom Material Could Replace Plastics

Using mushroom fibers, some everyday materials like floor laminate and furniture can be made... Read »

Sep 22, 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
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