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Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

A New York City postal carrier is accused of failing to deliver more than 40,000 pieces of mail, some dating... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
Dog Named Lazarus Survives Euthanasia Attempt

Dog Named Lazarus Survives Euthanasia Attempt

A mutt in Alabama is known as that dog that wouldn't die after he survived a euthanasia attempt by a local... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

A truck dripping rancid juices from thousands of pounds of rotting chicken sat in the heat attracting flies Thursday... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Baby Calf With

Baby Calf With "7" on Head Named After Steelers' QB

Moooove over, Ben Roethlisberger. There's a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania. The folks at Vale Wood Farms... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

The two amorous donkeys who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited at a zoo in... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Flea Infestation Shuts Down Hayward School

Flea Infestation Shuts Down Hayward School

Students at Ruus Elementary School in Hayward got the day off Monday after staff discovered a flea infestation... Read »

Sep 24, 2014
70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

A turtle that weighs a whopping 70 pounds was found wandering streets near a country club in Southern... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree

Woman Sits in Redwood City Oak Tree

Save the tree or… else! That’s what one woman on the Peninsula told crews who arrived to cut down an old oak Friday... Watch »

Sep 20, 2014
Police Car Slams Into NJ Dunkin' Donuts

Police Car Slams Into NJ Dunkin' Donuts

A South Jersey police vehicle slammed into a doughnut shop Friday morning. The police SUV crashed into the... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Professor: Mushroom Material Could Replace Plastics

Professor: Mushroom Material Could Replace Plastics

Using mushroom fibers, some everyday materials like floor laminate and furniture can be made... Read »

Sep 22, 2014
Deputies Rescue Two Pigs in Santa Clarita

Deputies Rescue Two Pigs in Santa Clarita

You wouldn't think that pig wrangler would be in a cop's job description. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

A classic British roadster regarded as one of the most beautiful cars ever made will be returned to its 82-year-old... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Poodle Chases Bear Out of Home

Poodle Chases Bear Out of Home

09/17/14: Casper may be just seven pounds, but on Sunday he helped protect his family from something much Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

More than two years after a New York man's dog disappeared from its home, it mysteriously turned up in Florida. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Snake Hurt in Pedi Cab DUI: SDPD

Snake Hurt in Pedi Cab DUI: SDPD

The bizarre situation was discovered Tuesday by San Diego Police in the Gaslamp. Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After Fan Campaign

Surge Is Back! Coca-Cola Revives Popular '90s Soft Drink After...

Surge, the popular citrus flavored soft drink, has returned, The Coca-Cola Company announced Monday. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Chinese City Creates Smartphone Sidewalk Lane

Chinese City Creates Smartphone Sidewalk Lane

Taking a cue from an American TV program, the Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Opium Found Hidden in Bars of Soap at SFO

Opium Found Hidden in Bars of Soap at SFO

A box of soap delivered to San Francisco International Airport from Thailand was hiding nearly 9 pounds of... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

Golfer Wins Trip to Space After Hole-in-One

An English golfer scored a trip into space by sinking a rare hole-in-one at a tournament on Sunday.

Andy... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Mysterious Bright Light Over Bay Area Skies Possible Meteor

Mysterious Bright Light Over Bay Area Skies Possible Meteor

The Chabot Space and Science Center says that a mysterious streak of light that lit up Bay Area skies early... Watch »

Sep 13, 2014

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