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Rocket Fans Cheer as Porta-Potty Blasts Off

Rocket Fans Cheer as Porta-Potty Blasts Off

Mission accomplished! A group of rocket enthusiasts launched a porta-potty into the sky Saturday in southwestern... Read »

Dec 8, 2014
Deer Crashes Through Front Doors, Wrecks Home

Deer Crashes Through Front Doors, Wrecks Home

A New Jersey woman received an unexpected visitor Saturday afternoon while she was in the middle of cooking. Read »

Dec 7, 2014

"Ghost Ship" Rediscovered Near Hawaii

A "ghost ship" lost in the Pacific for more than 60 years was rediscovered off the Hawaiian island of... Read »

Dec 6, 2014
2-Faced Cat Named

2-Faced Cat Named "Frank and Louie" Dies at 15

This cat had two faces - but only nine lives. A feline named Frank and Louie after he was born with two faces, two... Read »

Dec 5, 2014
It's MY Little Pony! Young Girl is Reunited With Her Lost Shetland

It's MY Little Pony! Young Girl is Reunited With Her Lost Shetland

A young girl was reunited with her Shetland pony Friday after it was found wandering the streets of Riverside County... Watch »

Dec 5, 2014
Man Busts Store Window With Bat, Steals Six-Pack of Beer

Man Busts Store Window With Bat, Steals Six-Pack of Beer

A man was arrested early Thursday morning after he allegedly smashed a store window with a baseball bat and then... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
Sinkhole For Sale: Craigslist Joker Pokes Fun at SF Pothole

Sinkhole For Sale: Craigslist Joker Pokes Fun at SF Pothole

While it is a serious situation, someone on Craigslist is poking fun at the giant sinkhole that opened up in San... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
Cat Survives 36 Days in Moving Box

Cat Survives 36 Days in Moving Box

A cat has used up at least one of its nine lives after surviving a month-long trip in a moving box with no food... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
Man Paddleboards Through Flooded Mill Valley

Man Paddleboards Through Flooded Mill Valley

One man decided to get where he needed to go on a paddleboard Wednesday morning - on the sixth consecutive day of... Watch »

Dec 3, 2014
University of Texas Says Missing Brains Were Destroyed

University of Texas Says Missing Brains Were Destroyed

School officials say dozens of human brains reported missing from a University of Texas research lab in Austin were... Read »

Dec 4, 2014
Fla. Man Stuffs Beef Tongue in Pants at Walmart

Fla. Man Stuffs Beef Tongue in Pants at Walmart

44-year-old Jason Puckett was charged with misdemeanor theft after a Walmart security guard spotted him slipping two... Read »

Dec 2, 2014
Mustang Wedged on Golden Gate Bridge Sidewalk

Mustang Wedged on Golden Gate Bridge Sidewalk

The California Highway Patrol arrested a 22-year-old driver on suspicion of driving under the influence Tuesday... Watch »

Dec 2, 2014
Ugly Costs More at Christmas Sweater Shop

Ugly Costs More at Christmas Sweater Shop

Jeremy Turner is taking his obsession with ugly Christmas sweaters to a new level.

He's the owner of the... Watch »

Dec 2, 2014

"Peanuts" Holiday Decorations Stolen From NJ Home

Police are searching for an alleged “Grinch” accused of stealing holiday decorations from a home in Gloucester... Read »

Dec 1, 2014
Stolen

Stolen "Peanuts" Decor Found

Police are searching for an alleged “Grinch” accused of stealing holiday decorations from a home in Gloucester... Watch »

Dec 1, 2014
Man Flees Accident to Escape Angry Girlfriend: Police

Man Flees Accident to Escape Angry Girlfriend: Police

Police in New Jersey say a man who fled the scene of an auto accident didn't do it for the usual reasons. Read »

Nov 29, 2014
Rare Deep-Sea Anglerfish Caught on Video

Rare Deep-Sea Anglerfish Caught on Video

A mysterious "black sea devil" anglerfish was videotaped in its natural habitat for the first time, the... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Hot Dog Champ Eats 9.35 Pounds of Turkey to Win Contest

Hot Dog Champ Eats 9.35 Pounds of Turkey to Win Contest

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
City's

City's "Ugly" Christmas Tree Prompts Public Outcry

A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after... Watch »

Nov 27, 2014
Company Unveils Electronically-Powered Skates

Company Unveils Electronically-Powered Skates

Acton, a Southern California company, has developed electronically-powered skates, with no pushing required. Watch »

Nov 24, 2014

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