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Whale Found Dead on Bow of Ship Examined
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Whale Found Dead on Bow of Ship Examined

Mammal researchers were conducting a necropsy Wednesday to determine the cause of death for a 60-foot-long whale that was found stuck on the bow of a container ship in New York harbor over the weekend. The finback, weighing 55 to 60 tons, was found on the bow of a ship in... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Lost Sea Lion in California Found Miles From Water

Lost Sea Lion in California Found Miles From Water

Workers at a central California ranch could hardly believe their eyes when they spotted a sea lion pup... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Yawning Suspect to Judge:

Yawning Suspect to Judge: "I Don't Care, Man"

A yawning suspect earned a stern rebuke and a trip to jail after he told a South Florida judge, "I don't... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Family Jumps From Runaway Carriage in

Family Jumps From Runaway Carriage in "Terrifying" Ride

Five New York vacationers visiting Savannah, Ga., had to jump from an out-of-control carriage Monday morning... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
SFO Super Shuttle Hijacking

SFO Super Shuttle Hijacking "Totally Bizarre"

Police are looking for a man suspected of hijacking a San Francisco International Airport Super Shuttle van full of... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Knife Found in Enchiladas at Sonoma Airport

Knife Found in Enchiladas at Sonoma Airport

Transportation Security Administration agents found a knife stuffed inside a woman's carry-on tray of enchiladas at... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
What If Moses Had Facebook? Google Exodus on Social Media

What If Moses Had Facebook? Google Exodus on Social Media

What if Moses had Facebook? That's the question posed in a funny "Google Exodus" clip. Read »

Apr 14, 2014
N.Y. Man With First Name

N.Y. Man With First Name "God" Sues Credit Rating Agency

A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
 Man Mistakenly Tosses $1.25M Lottery Tickets

Man Mistakenly Tosses $1.25M Lottery Tickets

A Pennsylvania man mistakenly threw $1.25 million worth of winning lottery tickets in the Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Polish Artist's Missing Paintings Found in Santa Rosa

Polish Artist's Missing Paintings Found in Santa Rosa

Dozens of paintings by a Polish-born artist who fled World War II for San Francisco have been discovered inside... Watch »

Apr 11, 2014
Bay Area Couple's Epic

Bay Area Couple's Epic "Save-The-Date" Video Goes Viral

There's only one word to describe San Francisco lawyers Janice Jentz and Bambo Obaro's insanely... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Croc Caught at Suburban Shopping Mall

Croc Caught at Suburban Shopping Mall

It's not every day that a Nile Crocodile is found wandering around a TJ Maxx shopping center in the middle... Read »

Apr 10, 2014

Unbelievable Animal Stories: Wandering Sea Lion

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

Apr 17, 2014
South Koreans Crave Asia's Smelliest Fish

South Koreans Crave Asia's Smelliest Fish

The aroma of one of South Korea's most popular delicacies is regularly compared to rotting garbage and... Read »

Apr 9, 2014
Woman Gets B-Day Card in Mail 45 Years Late

Woman Gets B-Day Card in Mail 45 Years Late

A birthday card that was intended to reach a young Brooklyn woman on her 19th birthday has finally reached... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
Car Tipping - Not Cow Tipping - in San Francisco

Car Tipping - Not Cow Tipping - in San Francisco

Someone's been vandalizing compact Smart cars in San Francisco, flipping the tiny vehicles on their front and... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014
Student's April Fool's Joke on Teacher Goes Viral

Student's April Fool's Joke on Teacher Goes Viral

Extra credit belongs to this student who stayed in character throughout a caught-on-camera April Fool's prank... Read »

Apr 16, 2014

Smart Cars Flipped Over in San Francisco

Someone's been vandalizing compact Smart cars in San Francisco, flipping the tiny vehicles on their heads and... View »

Apr 9, 2014
Toilet Paper Wedding Contest on a Roll

Toilet Paper Wedding Contest on a Roll

With 10 years running, you could say that a quirky competition known as the “Toilet Paper Wedding Contest” is truly... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
ATM Spits Out $37K After Man Requests $140

ATM Spits Out $37K After Man Requests $140

Police in Maine are investigating after a malfunctioning ATM at a bank spit out $37,000 in cash to man who requested... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
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