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Giant Millipedes Intercepted at SFO
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Giant Millipedes Intercepted at SFO

But the U.S. Customs and Border agriculture specialists found and intercepted 20 foot-long millipedes at the San Francisco International Airport mail facility, the agency announced on Friday, and in doing so, stopped the slimy creatures from any further travel. Watch »

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Weird News Photos: Giant Deflated Duck

Check out these weird news photos from around the world. View »

Aug 29, 2014

Wildest Food Crazes: International Bacon Day

Cronuts, cupcakes and frozen s'mores are just some of the recent food trends that have swept the culinary world. View »

Aug 29, 2014
Giant Rubber Duck Forced to Deflate

Giant Rubber Duck Forced to Deflate

The giant rubber duck that had been on display in Southern California since last week was forced to deflate Thursday... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
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Viral Video: "This is Exasperating" – Little Boy Reacts to Mom's...

"This is exasperating." "What were you thinking?" "Why you have to just get another... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Missing Dog Found After Napa Quake

Missing Dog Found After Napa Quake

A Cattle dog named Chance was found Thursday after Napa's 6.0 earthquake. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Shaun is Not the Wooliest Sheep in the World After All

Shaun is Not the Wooliest Sheep in the World After All

Shaun is Shaun just got shorn, and his wool isn’t as heavy as a sheep named Shrek, who holds the world record for a... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Human Skull Donated to Texas Thrift Store

Human Skull Donated to Texas Thrift Store

Police asked for the public's help to locate whoever donated a human skull to an Austin, Texas, thrift Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Woman Dies at Burning Man, Struck by Bus: Sheriff

Woman Dies at Burning Man, Struck by Bus: Sheriff

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

Aug 28, 2014
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
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