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Woman Dies at Burning Man, Falls Under Bus: Sheriff
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Woman Dies at Burning Man, Falls Under Bus: Sheriff

A woman died at Burning Man early Thursday morning after the Burning Man blog said she reportedly fell under a bus. Read »

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Dog Sets World Record for Fastest Running on 2 Legs

Dog Sets World Record for Fastest Running on 2 Legs

A Pomeranian from Los Angeles has set the world records for the fastest running on two back legs and on two... Read »

Aug 27, 2014

Unbelievable Animals: Rare Blue Lobster Found

Check out some of the craziest animals and the stories behind them. View »

Aug 27, 2014
Shell Shocker: Rare Blue Lobster Found

Shell Shocker: Rare Blue Lobster Found

A rare blue lobster has found a permanent home at the Maine State Aquarium. 14 year-old Meghan Laplante was... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Burning Man

Burning Man "Burners" Head to Wal-Mart During Rain

Ah, Burning Man, the annual weeklong rave that draws thousands of free-thinkers to a remote spot in the... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Giant Duck Will Stick Around LA Until September

Giant Duck Will Stick Around LA Until September

A giant rubber duck that has been drawing crowds to the Port of Los Angeles since it’s arrival last week will... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Wiggly Lines Fixed After Confusing Commute

Wiggly Lines Fixed After Confusing Commute

Wiggly lines from a restriping project on I-66 eastbound in Centreville, Virginia, left many drivers confused Monday... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Skateboarders Shred Buckled Napa Streets

Skateboarders Shred Buckled Napa Streets

When NBC Bay Area photographer Jeremy Carroll snapped a picture of skateboarders doing tricks on a stretch of... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Grandmother Tackles Man Fleeing Police, Then Taunts Him

Grandmother Tackles Man Fleeing Police, Then Taunts Him

A 40-year-old woman tackled a 20-year-old man fleeing from police in Washington state, then taunted him about being... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Locals Create Panda-Themed San Diego Flag

Locals Create Panda-Themed San Diego Flag

When people think of San Diego a few things instantly come to mind: sun, surf and, of course, pandas. Read »

Aug 23, 2014
Couple Accused of Trying to Enter Maternity Ward With Fake Babies

Couple Accused of Trying to Enter Maternity Ward With Fake Babies

Police in the San Joaquin Valley, California, arrested a woman on trespassing charges after they say she was trying... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
New Calif. Bill Allows Dogs at Restaurants

New Calif. Bill Allows Dogs at Restaurants

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Thursday allowing dogs to dine with owners if seated in an outdoor section... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

A Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing drug charges after police found more than $10,000 worth... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Man Shows Up for Jail in T-Shirt With Picture of His Mug Shot

Man Shows Up for Jail in T-Shirt With Picture of His Mug Shot

A Maine man who reported for a jail sentence showed up in some odd attire. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Navy Sailboat Put on Auction Block for $25

Navy Sailboat Put on Auction Block for $25

Got $25? You could just buy yourself a sailboat, thanks to the U.S. Navy.

As part of a... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Bighorn Sheep Rescued from Riverside County Canal

Bighorn Sheep Rescued from Riverside County Canal

An endangered bighorn sheep that fell into a La Quinta canal while trying to reach golf course grass was rescued by... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Woman Stole Wine for Love: Police

Woman Stole Wine for Love: Police

A Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

A heavily tattooed German man with more than 450 piercings said Sunday that he was refused entry into Dubai,... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Woman Cited for Climbing Into Zoo's Giraffe Pen

Woman Cited for Climbing Into Zoo's Giraffe Pen

Police say a California woman was cited after climbing into the giraffe exhibit at a Madison zoo and getting kicked... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Police in Rockford, Illinois, have arrested a 32-year-old man they say tried to rob a bank while naked. The Rockford Read »

Aug 17, 2014
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