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Girl Shaves Head for Friend with Cancer, Violates Dress Code

Girl Shaves Head for Friend with Cancer, Violates Dress Code

A gesture of solidarity got a young Colorado girl banned from her school. Kamryn Renfro, a student at... Watch »

Mar 25, 2014
Arcade Fire's Huge Papier–Mâché Mask Stolen During Show

Arcade Fire's Huge Papier–Mâché Mask Stolen During Show

If you took a huge papier–mâché bobblehead mask from the Arcade Fire show in Bridgeport last week, the band wants it... Read »

Mar 25, 2014
WATCH: Family Frees Deer Stuck in Fence

WATCH: Family Frees Deer Stuck in Fence

A Massachusetts family got a surprise close encounter with wildlife over the weekend, when what looked like... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
WATCH: Coyote Rescued From High Water in Florida

WATCH: Coyote Rescued From High Water in Florida

A young coyote was rescued from a rising tide by animal rescuers on Singer Island, Fla.

The animal... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014

"Fortunate" Cookie Wins California Woman $421K

A cookie didn't just tell a Northern California woman's fortune, it won her one. Read »

Mar 24, 2014
Vending Machine Replaces Grocery Stores in English Town

Vending Machine Replaces Grocery Stores in English Town

Vending machines are not just for snacks and soda in one English town. Read »

Mar 23, 2014
German Customs Seizes Cocaine Addressed to Vatican

German Customs Seizes Cocaine Addressed to Vatican

German customs officials intercepted a shipment of cocaine destined for the Vatican in January, weekly Bild... Read »

Mar 23, 2014
Elephants Escape From Circus, Damage Cars in Missouri

Elephants Escape From Circus, Damage Cars in Missouri

Several elephants damaged vehicles at a Missouri circus on Saturday before being corralled, NBC News reported. Watch »

Mar 23, 2014
Caught on Camera: Man Strips Naked on Top of SUV, Taunts Police

Caught on Camera: Man Strips Naked on Top of SUV, Taunts Police

A Delaware man was arrested on suspicion of drug use after he stripped naked on a busy street, climbed on top of an... Watch »

Mar 22, 2014
Town to Rent Goats to Eat Pesky Weeds

Town to Rent Goats to Eat Pesky Weeds

Officials in Southampton on Long Island believe they've found a way to control invasive plants that doesn't involve... Read »

Mar 21, 2014
Journalists Threaten

Journalists Threaten "Uprising" Over Grammar Rule

Which is correct: Over 10 bananas, or more than 10 bananas? Either is OK now, as far as the Associated Press... Read »

Mar 20, 2014

"Hooky Heroes" Face Consequence for Ditching Class

The three seniors who ditched class and ended up saving a 94-year-old woman from a burning home are suffering... Read »

Mar 21, 2014
Saints Square Off in

Saints Square Off in "Lent Madness" Bracket

There are no hoops, no high tops and no pep bands here, but there is a bracket. Lent Madness has a a field of 32 and... Watch »

Mar 21, 2014
Man's

Man's "Gun" Turns Out to Be a Tattoo

Police armed with assault rifles descended on a Maine man's home after members of a tree removal crew he'd told... Read »

Mar 20, 2014
Mountain Lion Reportedly Kills Llama

Mountain Lion Reportedly Kills Llama

A mountain lion was spotted in the San Bernardino County community of Devore over the weekend – a mountain lion that... Watch »

Mar 19, 2014
Amish Buggy Hits SUV Twice, Flees Scene in Pa.

Amish Buggy Hits SUV Twice, Flees Scene in Pa.

Pennsylvania State Police are searching for an unlikely suspect in a western Pennsylvania hit-and-run accident: the... Read »

Mar 19, 2014
Pod Cars Considered to Fight Gridlock

Pod Cars Considered to Fight Gridlock

Mountain View City Council to consider ramping up the city's involvement in the development of so-called pod... Read »

Mar 19, 2014
Florida's Urinating Man Strikes Again

Florida's Urinating Man Strikes Again

Three women are the latest victims of Gainesville's urinating man. Police are investigating seven cases in which... Read »

Mar 19, 2014
Egg Farm Closure to Leave 1,800 Hens Homeless

Egg Farm Closure to Leave 1,800 Hens Homeless

More than 1,800 chickens will be looking for new homes after a Northern California egg producer closes its... Read »

Mar 18, 2014
UC Berkeley Hires First Wikipedian-in-Residence

UC Berkeley Hires First Wikipedian-in-Residence

A 24-year-old geography major is the first Wikipedian-in-residence at the University of California, Berkeley,... Read »

Mar 20, 2014
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