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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
Snowy Footprints Lead NJ Cops to Car Burglary Suspect

Snowy Footprints Lead NJ Cops to Car Burglary Suspect

Authorities in New Jersey say footprints found in freshly fallen snow helped them find a car burglary Read »

Mar 17, 2014
WATCH: News Anchors Dive Under Desk During Quake

WATCH: News Anchors Dive Under Desk During Quake

Two Los Angeles morning news anchors dove for cover when a magnitude-4.4 temblor rattled the region during their TV... Read »

Mar 18, 2014

49ers Coach in Push-Up Contest with Walrus

Jim Harbaugh does push-ups with Siku the walrus at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo. March 16, 2014 View »

Mar 17, 2014
49ers' Harbaugh in Push-Up Contest With Walrus

49ers' Harbaugh in Push-Up Contest With Walrus

Who could win in a push-up contest: San Francisco 49ers football coach Jim Harbaugh, or, a walrus? Read »

Mar 17, 2014

"Most Wanted" Fugitive Googles Himself, Then Surrenders

Be careful when you Google yourself, Bay Area authorities are warning. In the case of Christopher Viatafa,... Read »

Mar 17, 2014
Driving Test Taker Crashes; DMV Office Evacuated

Driving Test Taker Crashes; DMV Office Evacuated

It's a safe bet this woman didn't pass her driver's test. The driver of a silver Honda got a "bit... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Baby Gorilla Born Via C-Section at San Diego Zoo

Baby Gorilla Born Via C-Section at San Diego Zoo

San Diego Zoo Safari Park officials are touting the birth of a brand new baby gorilla, courtesy of an... Watch »

Mar 15, 2014
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