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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
Tetris Game on Philadelphia Skyscraper Breaks World Record

Tetris Game on Philadelphia Skyscraper Breaks World Record

All the pieces have fallen into place for the designer of a giant Tetris game. Drexel University professor... Watch »

Jun 25, 2014
Red Panda “Rusty” Has New Digs, Year After Daring Escape From National Zoo

Red Panda “Rusty” Has New Digs, Year After Daring Escape From National...

One year after his daring escape from the National Zoo and a subsequent jaunt through the Adams Morgan section... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Firefighters Rescue Puppy Stuck in Wheel Rim

Firefighters Rescue Puppy Stuck in Wheel Rim

A Bakersfield puppy got into quite the predicament Friday. Read »

Jun 23, 2014

"Dreamy" Felon's Mom Crowdfunding for Legal Defense

Now that his cold blue eyes have captured the nation's attention, the mother of "hot felon" Jeremy... Read »

Jun 24, 2014

Weird News Photos: 232 "Teeth"

Check out these weird news photos from around the world. View »

Jul 25, 2014
Wasting

Wasting "Zombie" Sea Stars Found in San Diego

A mysterious disease deforming and killing sea stars, causing their limbs to dissolve, has reached the waters... Watch »

Jun 22, 2014
There's a New

There's a New "World's Ugliest Dog"

A 2-year-old mutt named Peanut, whose wild white and brown hair, bulging eyes and protruding teeth belie his sweet... Read »

Jun 21, 2014
Shelter Rescue Dog

Shelter Rescue Dog "Peanut" Named World's Ugliest Dog

"Peanut," a shelter rescue dog of unknown heritage, was named the new World's Ugliest Dog at... Read »

Jun 21, 2014
Oakland Legalizes Pinball Machines

Oakland Legalizes Pinball Machines

The criminal scourge of pinball is now again a legal activity in Oakland, which outlawed the flipper 80 years ago as... Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
Photo of 1-Minute Parking Sign Typo Goes Viral

Photo of 1-Minute Parking Sign Typo Goes Viral

Every city has its share of ridiculous traffic signs. But a 1-minute parking sign in Los Angeles is definitely a cut... Read »

Jun 21, 2014
Lawyer Could Be Imprisoned for Hoarding Cats

Lawyer Could Be Imprisoned for Hoarding Cats

For keeping 93 cats in her Oakland home -- some of whom were euthanized for being emaciated and infested... Read »

Jun 22, 2014
Motorcyclist's Death-Defying Stunt Saves Him in Car Crash

Motorcyclist's Death-Defying Stunt Saves Him in Car Crash

A motorcyclist walked away from an accident relatively unscathed after a near-death car accident sent... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014
WATCH: Man in Mentos Suit Gets Dropped Into Diet Coke

WATCH: Man in Mentos Suit Gets Dropped Into Diet Coke

Dropping Mentos into a two-liter of Diet Coke is the oldest trick in the book (it even has its own Wikipedia page!) Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Felon's “Hot” Mug Shot Goes Viral

Felon's “Hot” Mug Shot Goes Viral

A handsome mug shot of a Northern California man arrested on felony weapons charges has gone viral on social media... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014

2014 World's Ugliest Dog Contestants

Some of the world's ugliest dogs are high-tailing it to Sonoma for the annual "Ugliest Dog Contest.” View »

Jun 21, 2014
Watch: Houston Police Raid House Packed With Pythons

Watch: Houston Police Raid House Packed With Pythons

After a tip from an anonymous caller, Houston police raided a Heights apartment and found fifteen snakes packed into... Watch »

Jun 19, 2014

"Ghost" Photographed at Alcatraz

Could the grainy image captured by a tourist's iPhone at Alcatraz be a ghost? Read »

Jun 18, 2014
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