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Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting
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Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting

A suspected shoplifter fled topless after being busted at Southern California mall. But police were easily able to identify her – she left her driver's license behind. The 44-year-old woman, whose name was not released, remains at large. Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Strange Humming Sound Near Monterey Bay Probably Toadfish

Strange Humming Sound Near Monterey Bay Probably Toadfish

A strange and disturbing sound is making for some sleepless nights for people who live near the Monterey Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Attention, Passengers: Please Stand at Your Seats

Attention, Passengers: Please Stand at Your Seats

Frequent fliers may have new seating arrangements to look forward to — that is, if elevated, cramped... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Man Burglarizes Restaurant, Returns to Order Food: Police

Man Burglarizes Restaurant, Returns to Order Food: Police

Daniel Lee Warn, 28, of was arrested by police Wednesday in a Costa Mesa El Pollo Loco restaurant after... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Burglar Steals Pepsi, Soup From Md. Home

Burglar Steals Pepsi, Soup From Md. Home

The woman who lives at the home told police that she had returned to find her rear door ajar and her kitchen... Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Apologetic Dog Returns Stolen Toy to Crying Tot

Apologetic Dog Returns Stolen Toy to Crying Tot

This may just be the best online video of a crying baby and an apologetic dog to ever hit the Internet. Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Go Gong-Wild in Berkeley's

Go Gong-Wild in Berkeley's "Hack the Bells" Competition

The sounds of Sather Tower are the focal point of "Hack the Bells," an audio remixing competition. Read »

Jul 16, 2014
2 Arrests in Cheese Company Bus Theft

2 Arrests in Cheese Company Bus Theft

Three restored Volkswagen minibuses, worth $100,000 each, vanished early Saturday from a hotel parking lot. Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Princeton Prof Accused of Stealing 21 Lawn Signs

Princeton Prof Accused of Stealing 21 Lawn Signs

Police have charged a Princeton University professor with stealing lawn signs belonging to a computer... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Family Hatches Four-Legged Duckling

Family Hatches Four-Legged Duckling

Hatching animals is nothing new to one Sulphur Louisiana family, but they were surprised when one of their... Watch »

Jul 17, 2014
Voodoo Priest's Primate Skull, Dead Bats Confiscated at Airport

Voodoo Priest's Primate Skull, Dead Bats Confiscated at Airport

One of the tasks of U.S. Customs and Border Protection at Washington Dulles International Airport is to... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Puppies to Ping-Pong: How to Kill Time at Airports

Puppies to Ping-Pong: How to Kill Time at Airports

Forget napping in uncomfortable airport furniture, feigning interest in duty-free goods and drinking one too... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
3 Bright Orange Cheese Trucks Found

3 Bright Orange Cheese Trucks Found

Three restored Volkswagen minibuses, worth $100,000 each, vanished early Saturday from a hotel parking lot. Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Dog Owners Who Neglect Pup Poop on Own Lawns May Be Fined by NY Town

Dog Owners Who Neglect Pup Poop on Own Lawns May Be Fined by NY Town

One Long Island village is proposing fines for dog owners who don’t clean up after their pets – even on their... Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Dozens of Giant African Snails Seized at LAX

Dozens of Giant African Snails Seized at LAX

Los Angeles International Airport customs inspectors intercepted a pair of baskets containing dozens of live... Read »

Jul 15, 2014
3 Bright Orange Cheese Company Trucks Stolen

3 Bright Orange Cheese Company Trucks Stolen

Three restored Volkswagen minibuses, worth $100,000 each, vanished early Saturday from a hotel parking lot. Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Couple Caught Having Sex on Chipotle Roof: Police

Couple Caught Having Sex on Chipotle Roof: Police

Police say two people were engaging in sexual intercourse above a Delaware Chipotle restaurant. Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Florida Woman Strips, Does Yoga in Street: Cops

Florida Woman Strips, Does Yoga in Street: Cops

A woman who was stripping and doing yoga in the middle of a Florida street was arrested Wednesday, police Read »

Jul 11, 2014
Drought Means More Business for Grass-Painting Company

Drought Means More Business for Grass-Painting Company

Los Gatos-based Green Canary has been painting lawns that have turned brown due to a lack of water. The company uses Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Man Fired Over Legal Pot Purchase Gets Job Back

Man Fired Over Legal Pot Purchase Gets Job Back

The man first in line to buy recreational pot in Washington state lost his job over his purchase and then got... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
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