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Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 09:32 AM PDT

Woman Finds Live Scorpion in Bag of Spinach

Woman Finds Live Scorpion in Bag of Spinach

A live scorpion was sitting in a salad mix that a Chevy Chase, Maryland, couple bought from a Giant grocery store last week, the couple said. Shanmukha Pranay Rajeev Jerripothula said he and his wife bought...

Sunday, Apr 9, 2017 at 10:58 AM PDT

SJ's Matt Stonie Devours 255 Peeps in Five Minutes

SJ's Matt Stonie Devours 255 Peeps in Five Minutes

In the spirit of the Easter season, San Jose's own Matt Stonie on Saturday inhaled 255 Peeps on his way to smashing his previous world record.

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 10:45 AM PDT

10th Annual 'Peep Show' as Sweet as Ever

10th Annual 'Peep Show' as Sweet as Ever

Easter sweets are not just for eating at the Peep Show in Carroll County, Maryland.

Friday, Apr 7, 2017 at 03:44 PM PDT

Ohio Man Accused of Chasing Family Member With Hatchet

Ohio Man Accused of Chasing Family Member With Hatchet

An Ohio man was arrested after he allegedly chased a family member with a hatchet. Noel E. Dawson, 63, of Toledo, was charged Tuesday with domestic violence, assault, criminal damaging, and failure to disclose...

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 12:20 PM PDT

Twitter User Hoping for a Year of Free Wendy's Nuggets

Twitter User Hoping for a Year of Free Wendy's Nuggets

A Twitter user asked Wendy's how many retweets he would need to earn free chicken nuggets for a year. Wendy's official Twitter account responded and now Carter Wilkinson is on a mission to get 18 million...

Friday, Apr 7, 2017 at 02:26 AM PDT

Girl Found Living With Monkeys in Indian Forest

Girl Found Living With Monkeys in Indian Forest

Indian police are reviewing reports of missing children to try to identify a girl who was found living in a forest with a group of monkeys. The girl, believed to be 10 to 12 years old, was unable to speak, was...

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 12:20 PM PDT

This Guy Needs 18M Retweets for a Year of Free Nuggets

This Guy Needs 18M Retweets for a Year of Free Nuggets

A Twitter user is on a mission to get free Wendy's chicken nuggets for one year. All he needs is 18 million retweets, Wendy’s said. His quest began Wednesday, when user Carter Wilkerson tweeted at the fast food...

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 03:18 AM PDT

Deal in Dunkin' Donuts Case Could Mean Free Buttered Treats

Deal in Dunkin' Donuts Case Could Mean Free Buttered Treats

An attorney is defending a proposed settlement between a man and Dunkin' Donuts shops that could mean $500 for the lead plaintiff, free buttered baked goods for hundreds of other customers and a big payout...

Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017 at 12:20 PM PDT

Man Wearing Drunk Lives Matter Shirt Arrested for DUI

Man Wearing Drunk Lives Matter Shirt Arrested for DUI

Police in Pennsylvania say 44-year-old Elwood Gutshall III's blood-alcohol content was about two and a half times the state's legal limit for drivers when he was pulled over early on March 19 in Newville. He was...

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 03:20 AM PDT

Missing Cat From California Ends Up in Canada Years Later

Missing Cat From California Ends Up in Canada Years Later

A cat that went missing in California 2 ½ years ago has shown up many miles away in Canada. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that BooBoo the cat went missing in August 2014 in Watsonville, California. Last...

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