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Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 03:57 AM PDT

NYC Cops Responding to Burglary Call Find Gator Taking a Bath

NYC Cops Responding to Burglary Call Find Gator Taking a Bath

Police responding to a call about a burglary at a Staten Island home encountered an unusual suspect — a three-foot-long alligator, and it was in the bathtub. The reptile was hanging out in the empty tub...

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 10:10 AM PDT

6-Ton Potato Spotted on NY's Hudson River

6-Ton Potato Spotted on NY's Hudson River

If you happened to see a giant potato being hauled on a barge on the Hudson River Wednesday, your eyes were not deceiving you. The 6-ton spud, resting atop a tractor-trailer on a barge pulled by a tugboat, has...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:44 PM PDT

Duke the Dog Wins 3rd Term as Mayor of Minn. Town

Duke the Dog Wins 3rd Term as Mayor of Minn. Town

The four-legged mayor of a northwestern Minnesota village greets voters like a true politician. Duke, a 9-year-old Great Pyrenees, won a third one-year term as honorary mayor of Cormorant Township on Saturday.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:39 PM PDT

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

A minor league baseball player in southern Illinois hit a grand slam only to find the ball smashed the windshield of his own truck. The Gateway Grizzlies of Sauget, Illinois, say Brandon Thomas hit the homer...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:49 AM PDT

Koko the Gorilla Jams With Flea From Red Hot Chili Peppers

Koko the Gorilla Jams With Flea From Red Hot Chili Peppers

Most people know by now that 45-year-old Koko the gorilla, born at the San Francisco Zoo, knows sign language.

But who knew she could play bass guitar?

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 08:56 AM PDT

The 'Poopening': Roomba Spreads Feces All Over Home

The 'Poopening': Roomba Spreads Feces All Over Home

Oh the horror. That’s how one man described the events that unfolded when his Roomba ran over dog poop, spreading a 25-foot trail of feces throughout his house. In a Facebook post, Jesse Newton said his dog,...

Friday, Aug 5, 2016 at 07:06 AM PDT

Police Go on the Road With 'UFO'

Police Go on the Road With 'UFO'

A "UFO" got a police escort last week when it roamed the streets of Ireland, but the rolling saucer wasn’t from outer space. It was made right here on earth. 53-year-old Ali Kemal Ali told the Belfast Telegraph...

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 06:49 AM PDT

Puppy Swallows Rubber Duckies

Puppy Swallows Rubber Duckies

An Oklahoma puppy undergoes emergency surgery after swallowing several rubber duckies. [warning: graphic footage]

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 06:40 AM PDT

Video Shows Officer Trying to Pull Over 2 Cows

Video Shows Officer Trying to Pull Over 2 Cows

A police officer in Windham, Maine, attempted to "pull over" two cows after they were reportedly menacing cars on Thursday afternoon. In a video the police department posted on its Facebook page, Officer Ernest...

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 06:26 AM PDT

Bikini-Clad Swedish Cop Makes Arrest While Sunbathing

Bikini-Clad Swedish Cop Makes Arrest While Sunbathing

She was off duty and wearing a bikini but that didn't stop Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner from catching a suspected thief. A photo of Kellner pinning the suspect to the ground was trending on social...

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