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Watch What This Man Does When His Phone Rings on Live TV

Watch What This Man Does When His Phone Rings on Live TV

A guest’s attempt to silence his phone after it rang in the middle of a live broadcast was not as subtle as he... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014

"ManServants," New SF Startup, Promises to Cater to Whoever Pays Them

ManServants offers the opportunity to hire men for things like pouring your champagne, holding your umbrella... Watch »

Aug 2, 2014
Man Put Needles in Supermarket Meat: Prosecutors

Man Put Needles in Supermarket Meat: Prosecutors

A 68-year-old Illinois man was jailed without bond Thursday after being accused by federal prosecutors of inserting... Watch »

Aug 4, 2014
Social Media Cop Live Tweets Elderly Car Crash 800 Miles Away

Social Media Cop Live Tweets Elderly Car Crash 800 Miles Away

The information came in a steady stream, with Palo Alto police quickly letting the public know that a... Read »

Aug 1, 2014
Rare Yellow Lobster Spared From Dinner Plate After Landing at Grocery Store

Rare Yellow Lobster Spared From Dinner Plate After Landing at...

A rare yellow lobster nearly wound up on a dinner plate after being delivered in a Publix grocery store's... Read »

Aug 3, 2014
Cop Who Failed Drug Tests Blames Sex Cream

Cop Who Failed Drug Tests Blames Sex Cream

A Miami Beach homicide detective will get his job back and back pay after he successfully argued that he... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Elephants, Giraffes, Bears Eat Fruit Roadkill

Elephants, Giraffes, Bears Eat Fruit Roadkill

An overturned dump truck of bananas and jackfruit didn't go to waste. Animals at the Oakland Zoo ate 15,000... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Florida Couple Answers Door, Finds Gator on Porch

Florida Couple Answers Door, Finds Gator on Porch

A Coral Springs couple who heard a knocking on their door got the surprise of a lifetime when they found a... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
SF Restaurant Confused With No Noisy Kids Policy

SF Restaurant Confused With No Noisy Kids Policy

A San Francisco restaurant is facing a barrage of angry calls and emails from kid-loving customers who seem to have... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Thousands of Blue Sea Creatures Wash Up on Local California Beaches

Thousands of Blue Sea Creatures Wash Up on Local California Beaches

Social media is teeming with pictures of small bright blue sea creatures washing up all over California... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Santa Cruz Man Fined $3,000 Over Leaky Toilet

Santa Cruz Man Fined $3,000 Over Leaky Toilet

Santa Cruz is taking the drought very seriously. The city’s Water Department slapped a $3,000 fine on a man who had... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Noted GOP Crusader to Attend Burning Man

Noted GOP Crusader to Attend Burning Man

Artists, radicals, free-thinkers -- and one anti-tax conservative. It's going to be quite the Burning Man. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
No Booster Chairs, No Kids in Dining Room: Restaurant

No Booster Chairs, No Kids in Dining Room: Restaurant

No Strollers. No High Chairs. No Booster Chairs. That’s one of the three not-so-inviting signs hanging... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

Lab Cancels Class to Reduce Southern Accents

A nuclear lab in Tennessee has canceled a "Southern accent reduction" class after employees raised... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Clown Crashes Car in NJ, Clowns Come to the Rescue

Clowns to the rescue!

A woman who had just finished performing at a clown show in New Jersey has... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Toddler Crashes Jeep, Runs Home to Watch Cartoons

Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

Serial Flamingo Bomber Strikes Again in St. Louis

A neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri has been hit by a serial "flamingo bomber," with 41 pink... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Surgeons Remove 232

Surgeons Remove 232 "Teeth" From Teen's Mouth

Boy from a small village in western India had been suffering from jaw pain and swelling for more than 18 months. Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Wanted Man Taunts Police Online, Gets Arrested the Next Day

Wanted Man Taunts Police Online, Gets Arrested the Next Day

An Edgewater, Maryland, man was arrested for violating his probation one day after he taunted Anne Arundel... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
@HiddenCash Heads to Germany

@HiddenCash Heads to Germany

This week, "Hidden Cash" is going on a European vacation, dropping bills in Berlin. Read »

Jul 24, 2014
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