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Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 01:09 PM PDT

Man's Search for Old $50 Bill from Grandparents Goes Viral

Man's Search for Old $50 Bill from Grandparents Goes Viral

When Ryan Dubray was given a $50 bill from his grandparents as he headed off to college in case of emergency, he never dreamed it would be spent at a toll — more than two decades later. Dubray’s grandparents...

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 05:22 PM PDT

Florida Vacation Home Invaded by Vomiting Vultures

Florida Vacation Home Invaded by Vomiting Vultures

A New York couple's luxurious vacation house in Florida has been taken over by dozens of black vultures that are vomiting and defecating everywhere. The Palm Beach Post reports the Casimano family can't even...

Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 05:19 PM PDT

Creepy Dolls Freaking Out Residents of Missouri Town

Creepy Dolls Freaking Out Residents of Missouri Town

Some of them are headless, others are resting in strange places and all of them are creepy. The city of Festus in Jefferson County, Missouri, has had multiple instances in the past week of eerie dolls...

Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 01:56 PM PDT

Woman Pulls Gator From Pants During Stop: Officials

Woman Pulls Gator From Pants During Stop: Officials

Officials say a Florida woman who pulled a small alligator from her yoga pants during a traffic stop and illegally possessed numerous other wild animals has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty...

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 12:18 PM PDT

6 Things to Know About the Perseid Meteor Shower

6 Things to Know About the Perseid Meteor Shower

The two-day Perseid meteor shower offers one of the most spectacular shooting star displays.

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 12:38 PM PDT

Creepy NJ 'Watcher' Mansion Finally Sells – at $500K Loss

Creepy NJ 'Watcher' Mansion Finally Sells – at $500K Loss

The owners of a house, considered by some as one of the creepiest in New Jersey thanks to series of spooky letters sent by an apparent anonymous stalker alleging the house is being “watched”, sold the sprawling...

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 03:31 PM PDT

Old Town Road Street Signs Keep Disappearing in Mass. Town

Old Town Road Street Signs Keep Disappearing in Mass. Town

Someone has taken their tools to the Old Town Road in Wellesley, Massachusetts, this spring and ridden off with a street sign — three times, officials said. The road shares its name with the hit single by...

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 10:45 AM PDT

Woman Who Put Octopus on Face: 'I Want People to Know Not to Do This'

Woman Who Put Octopus on Face: 'I Want People to Know Not to Do This'

Jamie Bisceglia thought she could win a photo contest at a fishing derby in Washington, but her decision to take a photo with an octopus on her face resulted in a trip to the hospital.

Sunday, Aug 4, 2019 at 03:07 PM PDT

A Bird? A Plane? French Inventor Flies Over English Channel

A Bird? A Plane? French Inventor Flies Over English Channel

Is it a bird? A plane? No, it's a French inventor flying over the English Channel on his hoverboard. Looking like a superhero, Franky Zapata successfully completed the famed 22-mile journey in just 22...

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 10:04 AM PDT

Doctors Find 526 'Teeth-Like Structures' in Boy's Mouth

Doctors Find 526 'Teeth-Like Structures' in Boy's Mouth

Doctors in India found 526 'teeth-like structures' in a 7-year-old boy's mouth. The boy had been bothered by swelling and it went unnoticed for four years.

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