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Noted GOP Crusader to Attend Burning Man
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Noted GOP Crusader to Attend Burning Man

Artists, radicals, free-thinkers -- and one anti-tax conservative. It's going to be quite the Burning Man. Read »

5 hours ago
No Booster Chairs, No Kids in Dining Room: Restaurant

No Booster Chairs, No Kids in Dining Room: Restaurant

No Strollers. No High Chairs. No Booster Chairs. That’s one of the three not-so-inviting signs hanging... Watch »

5 hours ago
Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

A nuclear lab in Tennessee has canceled a "Southern accent reduction" class after employees raised... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Clowns to the rescue!

A woman who had just finished performing at a clown show in New Jersey has... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

A neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri has been hit by a serial "flamingo bomber," with 41 pink... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Surgeons Remove 232

Surgeons Remove 232 "Teeth" From Teen's Mouth

Boy from a small village in western India had been suffering from jaw pain and swelling for more than 18 months. Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Wanted Man Taunts Police Online, Gets Arrested the Next Day

Wanted Man Taunts Police Online, Gets Arrested the Next Day

An Edgewater, Maryland, man was arrested for violating his probation one day after he taunted Anne Arundel... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
@HiddenCash Heads to Germany

@HiddenCash Heads to Germany

This week, "Hidden Cash" is going on a European vacation, dropping bills in Berlin. Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Mother, Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

Mother, Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

A San Rafael woman and her son were arrested on suspicion of DUI in Marin County on Tuesday, a California... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Alligator Bites Man Fishing Golf Balls From Florida Lake

Alligator Bites Man Fishing Golf Balls From Florida Lake

A Pompano Beach man fishing golf balls out of a lake around the Bonaventure Country Club in Weston ended up with... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
New Jersey Sues Florida Pizza Shop Over Logo

New Jersey Sues Florida Pizza Shop Over Logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
McDonald's Worker Sold Crack During Shift: Police

McDonald's Worker Sold Crack During Shift: Police

An undercover sting at a McDonald's on suburban Philadelphia's swanky Main Line has led to the arrest of a fast food... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Firefighter Shows Up Drunk at Stranger's Apartment: Police

Firefighter Shows Up Drunk at Stranger's Apartment: Police

Connecticut firefighter Lamont Freeman, 44, showed up drunk at a multi-family apartment in Hartford while he was off... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Huge Geico Insurance Banner Falls on Fremont Home

Huge Geico Insurance Banner Falls on Fremont Home

A Bay Area couple says they had their house covered by insurance -- literally. A huge insurance sign being towed by... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Orange Isn't the New Black: Michigan Jail Dumps Orange Jumpsuits

Orange Isn't the New Black: Michigan Jail Dumps Orange Jumpsuits

A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
ATM Stolen From NYC Store, Dumped Off Bridge: Police

ATM Stolen From NYC Store, Dumped Off Bridge: Police

A thief broke into a Staten Island convenience store overnight and hauled out an ATM, taking out $1,300... Watch »

Jul 22, 2014
Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting

Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting

A suspected shoplifter fled topless after being busted at Southern California mall. But police were easily able... Read »

Jul 22, 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 22, 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 22, 2014
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