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Move Over Vanilla, Burger Chain Adds Bug-Flavored Shake

Move Over Vanilla, Burger Chain Adds Bug-Flavored Shake

What began as a burger chain's April Fools Day trick might soon be a mainstay on the menu. Cricket milkshake, anyone? Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

A man in southwestern Connecticut who mistakenly bought the wrong lottery ticket is $30,000 wealthier. Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Bear Scares 'Living Daylights' Out of Pa. Partygoers

Bear Scares 'Living Daylights' Out of Pa. Partygoers

A Pennsylvania college party got a little wild when a black bear showed up. The black bear, weighing between 300... Watch »

Jun 28, 2015
Colorado Woman Finds 8.52 Carat Diamond at Arkansas State Park

Colorado Woman Finds 8.52 Carat Diamond at Arkansas State Park

An 8.52 carat diamond has been found by a Colorado woman at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park at Murfreesboro... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
Deformed Mutt Crowned World's Ugliest Dog

Deformed Mutt Crowned World's Ugliest Dog

A total of 27 dogs gathered in the small California coastal town of Petaluma on Friday to vie for the title of Worl... Read »

Jun 26, 2015
Woman Arrested for Allegedly Biting Macy's Employee

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Biting Macy's Employee

A Newark woman who allegedly bit a Macy's employee because she was upset about the price of a purse has been arrest... Read »

Jun 26, 2015
Man Wins $500K After Phone Records Doctors Mocking Him

Man Wins $500K After Phone Records Doctors Mocking Him

A Vienna, Virginia, man was awarded $500,000 in court after suing doctors he recorded mocking and insulting him... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Man Sues, Says His Beer Had a Dead Rat Inside

Man Sues, Says His Beer Had a Dead Rat Inside

A North Texas man has filed a lawsuit against MillerCoors and 7-Eleven, saying he drank a beer that had "a dead... Read »

Jun 24, 2015
Man Offered Cop Winning Lottery Numbers to Drop DUI Charge: Police

Man Offered Cop Winning Lottery Numbers to Drop DUI Charge: Police

A man arrested on drunken driving charges in Middletown told police he was a Connecticut Lottery employee and offer... Read »

Jun 23, 2015
Nearly Mile-Long Pizza Made in Italy

Nearly Mile-Long Pizza Made in Italy

It took 18 hours, 1.5 tons of mozzarella cheese and 2 tons of tomato sauce, but 60 of Italy's best pizza-makers... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
San Francisco Zoo Adapts Dog Toy for Feeding Rhinos

San Francisco Zoo Adapts Dog Toy for Feeding Rhinos

A circular dog puzzle feeding toy called Foobler is being built in a large scale format to feed rhinos at the San... Read »

Jun 23, 2015
Scientists Discover 400,000-Year-Old Tartar on Cavemen Teeth

Scientists Discover 400,000-Year-Old Tartar on Cavemen Teeth

Like modern Americans at summer barbecues, people living in the early Paleolithic era were big fans of grilling,... Read »

Jun 20, 2015
Massive Surfboard Fits 66 People, Breaks One World Record

Massive Surfboard Fits 66 People, Breaks One World Record

Los Angeles laid claim to another bit of surfing legend Saturday as a group of surfers banded together to break a... Watch »

Jun 21, 2015
Woman Busted With Cocaine-Filled Breast Implants at Airport

Woman Busted With Cocaine-Filled Breast Implants at Airport

A Honduran woman trying to travel to Spain with 3.3 pounds of liquid cocaine in her breast implants was arrested at... Read »

Jun 20, 2015
Battery-Powered Surfboard Loaded With Meth Found at Tijuana Beach

Battery-Powered Surfboard Loaded With Meth Found at Tijuana Beach

A battery-powered surfboard loaded with 20 pounds of crystal methamphetamine was spotted along a Tijuana beach on... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Cicadas Swarm Reporter Standing on Top of Tank

Cicadas Swarm Reporter Standing on Top of Tank

A Kansas reporter tries to report on top of a tank when swarming cicadas interrupt her. Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
Cute New Octopus Species Turns Up in Monterey

Cute New Octopus Species Turns Up in Monterey

A researcher at the Monterey Bay Aquarium is deciding what to name a tiny octopus she discovered. Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Man Dismissed From Jury Duty for Wearing Prisoner Costume

Man Dismissed From Jury Duty for Wearing Prisoner Costume

A Vermont man has escaped jury duty - by getting dismissed for wearing a prisoner costume. James Lowe of Barnet says... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Man Dressed as Woman Accused of Peeping Inside Wal-Mart Restroom

Man Dressed as Woman Accused of Peeping Inside Wal-Mart Restroom

Police say a man dressed in women's clothing is accused of using a mirror to try to see into a women's restroom... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Del Taco Customer Pepper Sprays Employees

Del Taco Customer Pepper Sprays Employees

A woman pepper sprayed a Del Taco restaurant manager and other customers over a dispute about a burrito, witnesses... Watch »

Jun 9, 2015

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