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Dog Steps on Rifle, Shoots Man: Sheriff

Dog Steps on Rifle, Shoots Man: Sheriff

A dog in the backseat of a parked pickup truck in Wyoming accidentally shot a rifle on the floor of the truck, injuring a man standing outside, authorities told NBC News Friday. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Mountain Lion Spotted in SoCal Backyard

Mountain Lion Spotted in SoCal Backyard

A mountain lion creeping alongside a woman's backyard wall in Southern California forced road closures as wildlife... Read »

2 hours ago
Woman's Luggage Found 20 Years Later

Woman's Luggage Found 20 Years Later

Many travelers fear having their luggage lost at the airport. One Arizona woman had the fear become a reality, thou... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
New Science Paints Picture of Salmon Shark Diet

New Science Paints Picture of Salmon Shark Diet

Stanford’s Hopkins Marine Laboratory in Monterey scientists are studying salmon shark isotopes to see what they ate,... Read »

Dec 18, 2014
Caught on Camera: Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal Toys

Caught on Camera: Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal Toys

Authorities say a man faked a heart attack inside a central Florida Wal-Mart store so his friend could steal toys.... Watch »

Dec 18, 2014
Cards Against Humanity Sells 30,000 Boxes of Bull Poop

Cards Against Humanity Sells 30,000 Boxes of Bull Poop

The creators of the popular game Cards Against Humanity, protested Black Friday by removing their products from... Read »

Dec 18, 2014
SF's Ganja Yoga Relies on Marijuana

SF's Ganja Yoga Relies on Marijuana

New yoga studio in South of Market allows its students to smoke marijuana while practicing the art. In fact, it's... Read »

Dec 18, 2014
Scientists: Alcatraz Prisoners Could Have Survived

Scientists: Alcatraz Prisoners Could Have Survived

Scientists say the three prisoners who escaped from Alcatraz in one of the most famous and elaborate prison breaks... Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Jelly Belly Launches Champagne-Flavored Jelly Bean

Jelly Belly Launches Champagne-Flavored Jelly Bean

This New Year's, do something a little different and pour yourself a bowl of Champagne... Champagne jelly beans. Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Rain-Soaked Ceiling Falls on Sleeping Hotel Guest

Rain-Soaked Ceiling Falls on Sleeping Hotel Guest

The woman suffered minor cuts and bruises on her chin and face after the storm-related wake-up call. Watch »

Dec 17, 2014
Photos: Man Dressed as Santa Robs SF Bank

Photos: Man Dressed as Santa Robs SF Bank

San Francisco police are looking for one bad Santa. Officers say a man dressed up as Santa Claus robbed a bank near... Read »

Dec 18, 2014

"No Big Deal:" California's Only River Postal Carrier

As Santa readies his reindeer, and U.S. postal carriers take to their feet and trucks, one person delivering the... Watch »

Dec 15, 2014
Macadamia Sales Soar in S. Korea After

Macadamia Sales Soar in S. Korea After "Nut Rage"

South Korean online retailers say demand for macadamia nuts has skyrocketed after a Korean Air Lines executive dela... Read »

Dec 15, 2014
Man Kayaks in Flooded Wine Country

Man Kayaks in Flooded Wine Country

When natural disasters strike in California, the inner adventurer somehow seems to always kick in. Watch »

Dec 12, 2014
#HellaStorm: Californians Make Light of Severe Weather

#HellaStorm: Californians Make Light of Severe Weather

With the largest rainstorm hitting the Bay Area in five years on Thursday, drought-weary Californians both took heed... Read »

Dec 11, 2014
Hunters Find ATM in Middle of Woods

Hunters Find ATM in Middle of Woods

A father and son on the hunt for game in eastern Pennsylvania instead found an automated teller machine in the midd... Read »

Dec 10, 2014
Berkeley Protester Live Tweets While Handcuffed

Berkeley Protester Live Tweets While Handcuffed

Of the estimated 1,500 protesters who shut down Interstate 80 in Berkeley on Monday night, there's one who live-twe... Read »

Dec 10, 2014
San Jose Man Faces Federal Charges Over Fish

San Jose Man Faces Federal Charges Over Fish

A San Jose man is accused of violating the Endangered Species Act by transporting endangered tropical fish, accordi... Read »

Dec 9, 2014
Necrophilia Motivated Stepdad in Killing

Necrophilia Motivated Stepdad in Killing

Necrophilia motivated a man to fatally shoot his stepdaughter last month, according to a Pennsylvania prosecutor. Read »

Dec 8, 2014
Rocket Fans Cheer as Porta-Potty Blasts Off

Rocket Fans Cheer as Porta-Potty Blasts Off

Mission accomplished! A group of rocket enthusiasts launched a porta-potty into the sky Saturday in southwestern... Read »

Dec 8, 2014

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