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Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 08:05 AM EDT

Teen Admits Tying 'It' Balloons to Sewer Grates in Pa. Prank

Teen Admits Tying 'It' Balloons to Sewer Grates in Pa. Prank

A girl says she and her friends are behind the red balloons found tied to sewer grates in a small Pennsylvania town, not a homicidal clown. The 17-year-old tells PennLive.com the girls were trying to scare...

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 08:56 PM EDT

Police 'Terrified' by Red 'It' Balloons Tied to Sewer Grates

Police 'Terrified' by Red 'It' Balloons Tied to Sewer Grates

Police officers in a small Pennsylvania town are evidently afraid of a certain homicidal clown.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 08:41 AM EDT

Ghostly, Translucent Lobster Caught Off Maine Coast

Ghostly, Translucent Lobster Caught Off Maine Coast

Maine lobsterman Alex Todd has hauled in blue lobsters and even some lobsters that were half blue, or half orange. But he says those don't compare on the scale of weirdness to the translucent crustacean that he...

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 09:45 AM EDT

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 01:46 PM EDT

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 09:27 AM EDT

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 03:56 PM EDT

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 08:56 PM EDT

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 11:29 PM EDT

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 04:00 PM EDT

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.

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