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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
Jogger Gets Apology From Driver

Jogger Gets Apology From Driver "Wracked With Guilt"

A driver "wracked with guilt" has left an apology note for a runner he cut off the day before. Read »

Apr 4, 2014
NorCal Men Sold Black Rhino Horns: Feds

NorCal Men Sold Black Rhino Horns: Feds

A grand jury has indicted two Bay Area with illegally selling endangered black rhinoceros horns at a Las... Read »

Apr 3, 2014
Caught on Camera: Burglar in the Buff

Caught on Camera: Burglar in the Buff

Police say a man was arrested after breaking into a home while wearing nothing but a cowboy hat in Johns... Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
Woman Hit By Lightning Left With

Woman Hit By Lightning Left With "Metallic Taste"

A "metallic" taste in her mouth is what clued in Emily Davis to the fact she'd been hit by lightning. Watch »

Apr 2, 2014
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WATCH: "Quite Alarming" Video Shows Woman Feeding Alligator

A woman was caught on camera feeding an alligator at a Port St. Lucie senior living complex. Watch »

Apr 2, 2014

Sauerkraut, Sausage, and Les Claypool's Fine Wine

Claypool Cellars, now CC Pachyderm, hosted their 3rd Annual Sauerkraut Party in Sebastopol, which was bigger... View »

Apr 4, 2014
San Francisco Celebrates St. Stupid’s Day

San Francisco Celebrates St. Stupid’s Day

More than 100 costumed revelers marched down Market Street as part of the annual St. Stupid’s Day Parade, organized... Read »

Apr 1, 2014
Man Survives Chainsaw Accident, Speaks Out

Man Survives Chainsaw Accident, Speaks Out

A Pennsylvania man is recovering after accidentally striking himself in the neck with a Watch »

Apr 2, 2014
Semi-Truck Containing 180,000 Eggs Missing in Florida

Semi-Truck Containing 180,000 Eggs Missing in Florida

Thieves steal semi-truck carrying 180,000 eggs. Hollie Hojek reports. Watch »

Apr 1, 2014

The Craziest Food Heists

Honey, nuts and cheese top the list of the most expensive — and delicious — food heists. View »

Apr 3, 2014
Truck Containing 180,000 Eggs Missing in Florida

Truck Containing 180,000 Eggs Missing in Florida

A semi-truck containing 180,000 eggs was reported stolen from behind a southwest Florida convenience store. Read »

Apr 1, 2014

10 Unfortunate Truck Spills

The fear of overloaded trucks crashing on the highway and spilling their contents might not be so irrational at all.... View »

Mar 31, 2014
Pot Bundles Wash Up on La Jolla Beaches

Pot Bundles Wash Up on La Jolla Beaches

Two bundles of marijuana washed up on beaches in San Diego’s La Jolla area Sunday morning, San Diego... Read »

Mar 31, 2014
Man Does C-section on Dead Porcupine, Saves Baby

Man Does C-section on Dead Porcupine, Saves Baby

A Maine man in search of a valuable mineral cut open a dead porcupine on the side of the road and... Read »

Mar 31, 2014
Danville Teacher Invites Will Ferrell to High School Prom (Again)

Danville Teacher Invites Will Ferrell to High School Prom (Again)

Chad Cochran, who embarked on a mission in early March to invite Will Ferrell to his school’s senior prom as... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
USC Students Attempt to Break Sandwich-Making Record

USC Students Attempt to Break Sandwich-Making Record

USC’s Zeta Phi Rho fraternity and the university’s Special Events Committee are hosting the 12th annual Zeta... Read »

Apr 1, 2014
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