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Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

A Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing drug charges after police found more than $10,000 worth... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Man Shows Up for Jail in T-Shirt With Picture of His Mug Shot

Man Shows Up for Jail in T-Shirt With Picture of His Mug Shot

A Maine man who reported for a jail sentence showed up in some odd attire. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Navy Sailboat Put on Auction Block for $25

Navy Sailboat Put on Auction Block for $25

Got $25? You could just buy yourself a sailboat, thanks to the U.S. Navy.

As part of a... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Bighorn Sheep Rescued from Riverside County Canal

Bighorn Sheep Rescued from Riverside County Canal

An endangered bighorn sheep that fell into a La Quinta canal while trying to reach golf course grass was rescued by... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Woman Stole Wine for Love: Police

Woman Stole Wine for Love: Police

A Texas woman allegedly stole a bottle of $3.99 wine to get arrested and see her jailed boyfriend. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

A heavily tattooed German man with more than 450 piercings said Sunday that he was refused entry into Dubai,... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Woman Cited for Climbing Into Zoo's Giraffe Pen

Woman Cited for Climbing Into Zoo's Giraffe Pen

Police say a California woman was cited after climbing into the giraffe exhibit at a Madison zoo and getting kicked... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Police in Rockford, Illinois, have arrested a 32-year-old man they say tried to rob a bank while naked. The Rockford Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Man Gets Shot in Head, Walks to Hospital

Man Gets Shot in Head, Walks to Hospital

A man in a New York suburb with a gunshot wound to the head was apparently able to walk himself to the... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Pot Plants Worth $5M Removed From SoCal Public Park

Pot Plants Worth $5M Removed From SoCal Public Park

Thousands of marijuana plants worth about $5 million were removed, in what authorities called an all... Watch »

Aug 16, 2014

Uncanny: "Canstruction" Sculptures Made From Thousands of Cans

Sculptures made of cans are on display at Merchandise Mart in Chicago as part of the 8th annual... View »

Aug 15, 2014
Man Who Says Name Is Ima Thief Arrested For Stealing TVs: Cops

Man Who Says Name Is Ima Thief Arrested For Stealing TVs: Cops

A South Florida man who told police his name was Ima Thief was met by a judge's laughter when he appeared in... Read »

Aug 15, 2014
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Teen "Repeatedly" Struck With Flashlight: Police

Police arrested two men in their 20s on suspicion of felony assault where one of the suspects pulled a... Read »

Aug 14, 2014

"Hot Cop of Castro" Does "Ice Bucket Challenge"

SFPD Officer Chris Korhs, the legendary "Hot Cop of the Castro," will participate in an "Ice... Read »

Aug 13, 2014

"Vape" and "Binge-Watch" Among Oxford Dictionary's New Entries

Don't know what "vaping" is? How about "listicle"? Perhaps it's time to get to know Read »

Aug 14, 2014

"She Just Took Off With It": World Yo-Yo Champ's Dad

Tessa Piccillo, 17, of Castro Valley and Gentry Stein, 18, of Chico won the World Yo Yo Contest in Prague. Read »

Aug 13, 2014
SF Zoo Names Howler Monkey for Robin Williams

SF Zoo Names Howler Monkey for Robin Williams

The San Francisco Zoo named a Howler monkey after Robin Williams, long before the 63-year-old comedian took his life... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
Residents Set Up Dog Walker

Residents Set Up Dog Walker "Wall of Shame"

Dog walkers who don’t clean up after their pets on one Brooklyn street could find themselves in for a... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Caught on Video: Bear in Kiddie Pool Delights Triplets

Caught on Video: Bear in Kiddie Pool Delights Triplets

The bear rolled around in the cool water on a 90-degree day to the delight of family's 3-year-old triplets. Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Thomas Renault can’t escape from Alcatraz. At least once a day, the phone rings in his San Francisco office... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
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