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Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 06:45 AM PDT

Rare Yellow Lobster Makes Debut at New England Aquarium

Rare Yellow Lobster Makes Debut at New England Aquarium

The New England Aquarium added a rare yellow lobster to its collection of uniquely colored lobsters. The odds of a yellow lobster in the wild are estimated at one in 30 million.

Friday, Sep 1, 2017 at 10:46 AM PDT

Squirrel Hides in Car, Climbs Up Woman's Leg as She Drives

Squirrel Hides in Car, Climbs Up Woman's Leg as She Drives

A University of North Carolina professor keeps her cool and makes a new friend when a stowaway squirrel climbs up her leg as she's driving. WRAL's Lynda Loveland reports.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 06:27 AM PDT

Un-Bee-Lievable! Canadian Man Sets New Bee Beard Record

Un-Bee-Lievable! Canadian Man Sets New Bee Beard Record

A bee honey worker from Ontario, Canada, set a new Guinness World Record time for wearing a bee beard.

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 12:56 PM PDT

Alligator Takes a Dip in Florida Family's Pool

Alligator Takes a Dip in Florida Family's Pool

Some Florida residents woke up to an uninvited, scaly guest in their backyard swimming pool: a 7- to 8-foot-long alligator. The Tampa Bay Times reports that Hillsborough County deputies responded to the Lithia...

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 05:56 PM PDT

The Story Behind the Hurricane Harvey Viral Dog Photo

The Story Behind the Hurricane Harvey Viral Dog Photo

After Hurricane Harvey hit, a now-viral photo was taken of a dog carrying a bag of dog food down the street. But there’s more to this photo than meets the eye.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 08:29 PM PDT

Fla. Man Engages in Sexual Activity While Stealing a Trailer: Officials

Fla. Man Engages in Sexual Activity While Stealing a Trailer: Officials

A man was getting busy in more ways than one when he stole a trailer from a pool company in Cooper City worth at least $1,200, authorities said. The suspect was caught on camera backing a truck into a...

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017 at 01:00 PM PDT

Bei Bei the Panda Celebrates 2nd Birthday at National Zoo

Bei Bei the Panda Celebrates 2nd Birthday at National Zoo

Bei Bei the panda cub celebrated his second birthday at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 22, with an ice cake and some new toys.

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 12:37 PM PDT

Fla. Judge Denies Postponing Trial So Witness Can See Eclipse

Fla. Judge Denies Postponing Trial So Witness Can See Eclipse

A federal judge in Florida ruled a trial couldn't be postponed just because one of the key witnesses — a federal agent — had travel plans to see the solar eclipse. In a droll, three-page ruling issued...

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 06:22 AM PDT

Blocked: NASA Moon, Sun Accounts Squabble on Eclipse Day

Blocked: NASA Moon, Sun Accounts Squabble on Eclipse Day

The moon didn't just block the sun in the sky. NASA's official Twitter account for the moon blocked its official account for the sun on the social media site to show that the eclipse wasn't just meant for the...

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 11:17 AM PDT

As Eclipse Approaches in Oregon, 1 Rest Stop Fills

As Eclipse Approaches in Oregon, 1 Rest Stop Fills

Motorists in Salem, Oregon traveling to see the solar eclipse have apparently decided to hunker down at a rest stop, heeding warnings from law enforcement that stopping on the shoulder of highways is illegal.

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