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Lady Liberty to Don Halloween Costume: Report
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Lady Liberty to Don Halloween Costume: Report

This year, even the Statue of Liberty will be getting dressed up for Halloween, according to USA Today. The newspaper reports that Joe Boxer founder Nick Graham is planning to fly vividly colored 60-foot-wide bow ties hanging from helicopters in front of Lady Liberty beginning 8... Read »

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Drunk Woman Arrested, Mistook Jail for Bar: Police

Drunk Woman Arrested, Mistook Jail for Bar: Police

One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Florida Man Accused of Stealing Restaurant Plumbing Parts

Florida Man Accused of Stealing Restaurant Plumbing Parts

Police say they've flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Instagram Vandalism Tour of National Parks Lands NY Artist in Trouble

Instagram Vandalism Tour of National Parks Lands NY Artist in Trouble

Painting pictures over rocks and other once-natural views in national parks was a bad Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Humboldt Fire Crews Save Marijuana Harvest

Humboldt Fire Crews Save Marijuana Harvest

A fire in a marijuana drying room in Redway in Humboldt County was extinguished by firefighters, who also managed to... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Burglar Finds $10,000 Hidden in Coffee Cans

Burglar Finds $10,000 Hidden in Coffee Cans

State police say someone got away with a lot of change when they burglarized a rural western Pennsylvania Read »

Oct 17, 2014
PHOTO: Man Plays With 2 Snakes on NYC Subway

PHOTO: Man Plays With 2 Snakes on NYC Subway

Snakes on a plane? Fuggedaboutit. In New York City, surprised subway riders discovered two snakes on a Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Woman Gets Snake She Didn't Order in Mail

Woman Gets Snake She Didn't Order in Mail

Granite City, Illinois, police say a woman has received a baby python in the mail that someone purchased with... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Texas Football Player Finds Skull at Cemetery

Texas Football Player Finds Skull at Cemetery

An El Paso middle school football player discovered a human skull on Monday while cleaning a pauper cemetery as part... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Parrot Missing for Years Returns Speaking Spanish

Parrot Missing for Years Returns Speaking Spanish

A pet parrot that spoke with a British accent when it disappeared from its home four years ago has been... Read »

Oct 14, 2014

"He's a Little Stressed": 37-Lb. Biggie the Cat Gets Medical Help

A troublingly overweight cat joined his thinner counterparts at the Riverside Cat Hospital as doctors hope... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Spiders

Spiders "Bleeding Out of the Walls" Force Family From Home

A family was driven from their suburban St. Louis home by thousands of venomous spiders that fell from the... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Mysterious Metal Object Falls From Sky in New Jersey

Mysterious Metal Object Falls From Sky in New Jersey

Workers at a New Jersey treatment plant say they saw a heavy, metallic object fall from the sky Wednesday and... Watch »

Oct 10, 2014
Man Squeezes Woman's Toes in Parking Lot: Police

Man Squeezes Woman's Toes in Parking Lot: Police

Police are searching for a man who allegedly got a bit too “touchy-feely” with a woman’s feet at a grocery... Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Mountain Lion Pounces on Car in San Jose

Mountain Lion Pounces on Car in San Jose

Surveillance video shows a mountain lion pouncing on top of a car in San Jose. Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Kangaroos Slug It Out

Kangaroos Slug It Out

A pair of male kangaroos duked it out, pouch to pouch, in Australia. Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Philippines Zoo Offers Python Massages to Visitors

Philippines Zoo Offers Python Massages to Visitors

A snake massage is the latest attraction at a zoo in the Philippines. Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Woman Hid Heroin in Padded Underpants She Wore Because

Woman Hid Heroin in Padded Underpants She Wore Because "I Don't Have a...

A Massachusetts woman arrested when police found heroin and pills hidden underneath her padded underpants... Read »

Oct 8, 2014
Dog Named Lazarus Survives Euthanasia Attempt

Dog Named Lazarus Survives Euthanasia Attempt

Animal control officer Wanda Snell knows what she saw: A veterinarian inserted a needle into the... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
The Science of Why We Drink Tomato Juice on Planes

The Science of Why We Drink Tomato Juice on Planes

Ever get the urge to drink a glass of tomato juice on a flight? You aren't alone, and there's a... Read »

Oct 6, 2014

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