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Artist Covers Fla. Home in Aluminum Foil

Artist Covers Fla. Home in Aluminum Foil

An artist in Florida decided to take his art-making out of the garage and onto light of day. Watch »

Jun 2, 2015
Cat Cafe KitTea Opens in San Francisco

Cat Cafe KitTea Opens in San Francisco

KitTea, a cafe featuring adoptable cats, plans to open in San Francisco next week. Read »

Jun 2, 2015
Ohio Teen Charged With Stealing $25K, Giving Classmates $100 Bills

Ohio Teen Charged With Stealing $25K, Giving Classmates $100 Bills

A 13-year-old Ohio boy accused of stealing $25,000 from his 83-year-old grandfather and handing out $100 bills to... Read »

May 31, 2015
Elderly Fla. Man Slashes Woman's Tires Over Bingo

Elderly Fla. Man Slashes Woman's Tires Over Bingo

Police have arrested an 82-year-old Lake Wales, Florida, man for slashing a woman's tires because he claimed she was... Watch »

Jun 1, 2015
Credit Agency Recognizes That

Credit Agency Recognizes That "God" Exists, Has 820 Credit Score

A New York City man whose first name is God has settled a lawsuit with a credit reporting agency that had refused to... Read »

May 29, 2015
Giant Rubber Duck Coming to Philadelphia

Giant Rubber Duck Coming to Philadelphia

An 11-ton, 61-foot high yellow rubber duck designed by a Dutch artist will be floating on the Delaware River at next... Watch »

May 29, 2015
Man Named Bacon Arrested in Fight Over Sausage

Man Named Bacon Arrested in Fight Over Sausage

A New Jersey man whose last name is Bacon, ironically, was arrested after a dispute over sausage, according to... Read »

May 29, 2015
This Text Message Can Cause iPhones to Crash

This Text Message Can Cause iPhones to Crash

A newly-discovered glitch in Apple's software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut down when they receive a... Read »

May 28, 2015
Holes in Swiss Cheese on The Decline

Holes in Swiss Cheese on The Decline

The mystery of Swiss cheese and its disappearing holes has been solved: The milk's too clean. Read »

May 29, 2015
WATCH: Man Reels in 552-Pound Grouper From Kayak

WATCH: Man Reels in 552-Pound Grouper From Kayak

A video showing a southwest Florida man reeling in a massive Goliath Grouper from a small Kayak is making headlines... Watch »

May 28, 2015
9 Brains Found Next to Train Tracks in NY

9 Brains Found Next to Train Tracks in NY

Nine brains were found along a street in a northern New York village, but authorities say there's nothing to fear. Read »

May 26, 2015
Large Stuffed Tiger Atop SUV Generates 911 Call

Large Stuffed Tiger Atop SUV Generates 911 Call

The sight of a stuffed tiger — a very large stuffed tiger — lashed to the top of an SUV cruising around a southwest... Read »

May 20, 2015

Bay to Breakers 2015

The 2015 Zappos Bay to Breakers got rolling with a cloudy yet festive start early Sunday morning, with participants... View »

May 18, 2015
Bay to Breakers Takes Over SF

Bay to Breakers Takes Over SF

The 2015 Zappos Bay to Breakers got rolling with a cloudy yet festive start early Sunday morning, with participants... Read »

May 18, 2015
NJ Police Find Stolen Trailer Full of Pasta

NJ Police Find Stolen Trailer Full of Pasta

Four men are under arrest after police recovered a stolen trailer loaded with pasta products in Linden. Read »

May 17, 2015
Parrot Ruffles Feathers Over Spanish Curse Word

Parrot Ruffles Feathers Over Spanish Curse Word

A parrot named Rula is ruffling some feathers in Tracy, California. At issue is what exactly Rula is spewing from... Watch »

May 14, 2015

"Petite" Inmate Slips Off Handcuffs, Escapes Jail

Authorities in Southern California are searching for a 23-year-old woman who escaped police custody several hours... Watch »

May 13, 2015
South Bay Lawyer Secretly Lives in Office for Four Months

South Bay Lawyer Secretly Lives in Office for Four Months

A newly-appointed South Bay lawyer secretly lived in his office for 150 days to save on rent money. Read »

May 13, 2015
Brush-Clearing Goats Escape Hillside, Run Loose on SoCal Street

Brush-Clearing Goats Escape Hillside, Run Loose on SoCal Street

Dozens of grazing goats were on the loose in Southern California on Wednesday after roaming down their hillside job... Watch »

May 7, 2015
Snorkeler Finds Plastic Skeletons Having Underwater Tea Party

Snorkeler Finds Plastic Skeletons Having Underwater Tea Party

A terrified snorkeler discovered what he thought were human remains at the bottom of the Colorado River. Watch »

May 6, 2015

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