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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 04:34 AM PST

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

A University of Central Florida student's reaction to his ex-girlfriend's plea for forgiveness is making the rounds on social media. Nick Lutz received a hand-written, four-page letter from his ex, who...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 03:22 PM PST

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000. Andreas Kornfeld of Alexander Historical Auctions says the phone sold Sunday afternoon to a person who bid by phone. The auction house does not...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:02 AM PST

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

As her loved ones mourn their loss, one Ohio woman found a source of comfort in her own passing – by taking a parting shot at President Donald Trump in her obituary. Elizabeth "Liz" Smith died Monday at the age...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 09:48 AM PST

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, joggers ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity event benefiting sick children. Saturday's annual Cupid's Undie Run featured 1,000 people in their...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 08:55 AM PST

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists say they have identified an underwater continent two-thirds the size of Australia — and they are calling it Zealandia. This newly proposed continent is about 1.74 million square miles in size and...

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 11:23 PM PST

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Scotland-based brewery BrewDog recognizes that, while a dog is a person's best friend, introducing a new dog into the home can be a difficult process. The company announced earlier this week that they're giving...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 03:19 AM PST

Royals Reliever Flynn Injured Falling Through Barn Roof

Royals Reliever Flynn Injured Falling Through Barn Roof

Kansas City Royals left-hander Brian Flynn is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks after falling through a barn roof at his Oklahoma residence. The Royals said Tuesday that Flynn broke a rib and had...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 03:23 AM PST

Cats Make an Appearance at the Westminster Dog Show

Cats Make an Appearance at the Westminster Dog Show

Dogs from petite papillons to muscular Rottweilers showed off their four-footed agility Saturday at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, tackling obstacles from hurdles to tunnels. And next door, so did some...

Friday, Feb 10, 2017 at 03:56 PM PST

Texas Whopper: $4 Billion Bond Set for Man in Murder Case

Texas Whopper: $4 Billion Bond Set for Man in Murder Case

They say everything is bigger in Texas. It's now safe to say that applies to bail. Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown set 25-year-old Antonio Marquis Willis' bond last week at a whopping $4 billion...

Friday, Feb 10, 2017 at 12:51 PM PST

Orange Gator Puzzles South Carolina Residents

Orange Gator Puzzles South Carolina Residents

No one seems to know why there's an orange alligator in a pond near Charleston. Residents joke the gator used too much self-tanning lotion. Or maybe it's a fan of the Clemson Tigers, who are known for their...

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