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Train Enthusiasts Visit All 468 NYC Subway Stops in Less Than 24 Hours

Train Enthusiasts Visit All 468 NYC Subway Stops in Less Than 24 Hours

A group of British train enthusiasts broke the world record for the fastest run through New York City’s... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Berkeley Squirrels Spared From Death Row

Berkeley Squirrels Spared From Death Row

Berkeley squirrel lovers have reason to rejoice. Following a unanimous city council vote on Tuesday, the squirrels -... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Couple Breathe Sigh of Relief After Baby Born at Gas Station

Couple Breathe Sigh of Relief After Baby Born at Gas Station

A baby girl delivered by firefighters at a gas station to the surprise of her mother and father breathed easy... Watch »

Jul 2, 2014
Artist's Messy Bed Sells for $4.4M at London Auction

Artist's Messy Bed Sells for $4.4M at London Auction

Artist Tracey Emin has sold her bed — and the disheveled sheets, empty vodka bottles, cigarette butts and discarded... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Report: Wedding-Crasher in

Report: Wedding-Crasher in "Leprechaun Hat" ID'd as Arson Suspect

Police say a man wearing a leprechaun hat who had just been removed from a wedding reception he'd attended uninvited... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Class Ring Lost for 60 Years Turns Up in Dry Texas Lake

Class Ring Lost for 60 Years Turns Up in Dry Texas Lake

An 84-year-old Washington state woman will soon be reunited with her 1953 university class ring after someone found... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Digging for Secrets at the Presidio

Digging for Secrets at the Presidio

Despite its status as one of San Francisco’s two oldest neighborhoods, the Presidio still clutches tightly to... Watch »

Jul 1, 2014
Woman Burned After Laptop Suddenly Explodes

Woman Burned After Laptop Suddenly Explodes

A 72-year-old woman in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, is recovering after her laptop suddenly exploded, causing a... Watch »

Jul 1, 2014
Greasy Cat Has

Greasy Cat Has "Dramatic Brush With Death"

Jim Michelotti heard some weird noises coming from the inside of his car. Luckily, though, nothing was wrong... Read »

Jun 30, 2014
South Dakota Town on Sale For $400K

South Dakota Town on Sale For $400K

A businessman looking to invest more time in his traveling concession business is seeking a buyer for his... Read »

Jun 30, 2014
Naked Man at Virginia Bar Flees, Crashes Into Cars

Naked Man at Virginia Bar Flees, Crashes Into Cars

The first problem was being naked, at a bar in Clarendon, Virginia. But there was much more mayhem in store Saturday... Watch »

Jun 30, 2014
Goats on the Loose Near 101 in San Francisco

Goats on the Loose Near 101 in San Francisco

Seventeen brush-munching goats were rescued after getting loose and roaming around near Read »

Jun 27, 2014
Want Pot With That? Woman Finds Bag of Marijuana in French Fries

Want Pot With That? Woman Finds Bag of Marijuana in French Fries

A Maryland woman found a little something extra in her fries after taking a trip to a local Sonic restaurant... Watch »

Jun 28, 2014
Watch: Burlingame Woman is the Weird Al of YouTube Moms

Watch: Burlingame Woman is the Weird Al of YouTube Moms

Deva Dalporto is a mom who makes parodies about the messier things in life: cranky kids, messy living rooms... Read »

Jun 27, 2014
Elderly Couple Poses for Photos After Crash

Elderly Couple Poses for Photos After Crash

An elderly couple involved in a non-injury rollover crash last week on a Bel-Air, California, street posed... Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
LA Zoo Welcomes Three LIttle Piglets

LA Zoo Welcomes Three LIttle Piglets

The zoo announced the birth of three Chacoan peccaries. Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Why Obama Is on UK World Cup Mugs

Why Obama Is on UK World Cup Mugs

A British company created souvenir World Cup mugs for England's soccer team, but made one glaring Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Nanny Locks Child in Car, Then Shoplifts: Police

Nanny Locks Child in Car, Then Shoplifts: Police

A Long Island nanny is accused of leaving a 3-year-old girl inside a car while she shoplifted merchandise from... Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Food Trucks for Dogs Coming to San Francisco

Food Trucks for Dogs Coming to San Francisco

The pet food revolution is underway, with the introduction of food trucks intended solely for dogs. Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Road Rage Dispute Ends in Flare Gun Attack

Road Rage Dispute Ends in Flare Gun Attack

A Santa Cruz-area man ended a road rage dispute by firing a flare gun into the other car, setting it... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
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