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Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 06:06 AM PDT

A 16-Year-Old Is Running to Be the Next Governor of Kansas

A 16-Year-Old Is Running to Be the Next Governor of Kansas

He won't even be able to vote, but a 16-year-old Wichita high school student says he's serious about his bid to run for governor of Kansas. Jack Bergerson has filed to run as a Democrat in the 2018 race for...

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 04:05 AM PDT

St. Louis Cardinals Searching for Cat That Inspired Rally

St. Louis Cardinals Searching for Cat That Inspired Rally

The Cardinals said Thursday that a fan grabbed the cat after its grounds crew employee put the animal down to receive treatment for scratches and bites.

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 08:01 PM PDT

BBC Newsreader Challenged to a Dog vs. Man Surf-Off

BBC Newsreader Challenged to a Dog vs. Man Surf-Off

A challenge has been issued to BBC newsreader Simon McCoy after his stone-faced coverage of the World Dog Surfing Championships went viral.

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 06:33 AM PDT

Seriously, These Horizontal Lines Are Perfectly Straight

Seriously, These Horizontal Lines Are Perfectly Straight

A mind-bending mural in Georgia will have you distrusting your eyes. Are the horizontal lines in this piece of art straight? Join the debate!

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 06:31 AM PDT

Back From Trip, Va. Man Finds Apartment Suspiciously Clean

Back From Trip, Va. Man Finds Apartment Suspiciously Clean

An Arlington, Virginia, man returned from a trip this week surprised to find his apartment had been cleaned. Police received a report of suspicious circumstances at 12:03 a.m. Monday. In addition to having...

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 01:25 PM PDT

'Hammered' Driver Pulls Into Police Station, Seeking Safety: PD

'Hammered' Driver Pulls Into Police Station, Seeking Safety: PD

A drunken driver pulled into a police station and told officers he wanted to be in a "safe" place early Wednesday morning, according to police in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. Officers saw a car pull into the...

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 04:12 AM PDT

Rally Cat: Feline on Field Sets Up Cardinals' Grand Slam

Rally Cat: Feline on Field Sets Up Cardinals' Grand Slam

The Cardinals have a friendly feline to thank for their rally against the Royals. With the bases loaded and two outs in the sixth on Tuesday night, the game was delayed for a couple minutes when a small, feisty...

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017 at 07:30 AM PDT

NYC-Scented Luxury Candle Sparks Speculation Online

NYC-Scented Luxury Candle Sparks Speculation Online

How do you capture the aroma of a city that produces 12,000 tons of trash every day? Luxury fragrance company Diptyque said on Twitter it is creating an exclusive New York City candle, and that has elicited...

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 04:15 PM PDT

Accused Burglar Doesn't Flush Toilet, Leaving DNA for Police

Accused Burglar Doesn't Flush Toilet, Leaving DNA for Police

A man accused of burglarizing a Southern California home took a bathroom break and left DNA evidence in the toilet that led to his arrest, an investigator said Tuesday. The suspect "did his business and didn't...

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 07:36 AM PDT

NYC Bakery Sends Internet Trolls’ Hate Back on Cakes

NYC Bakery Sends Internet Trolls’ Hate Back on Cakes

A New York bakery is trying a sweet new way to combat internet trolls. Troll Cakes is baking cakes that have the same message trolls use online on their victims. The bakery posts photos of the cakes to its...

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