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No Bones About It: Dog Mayor Plans to Run for President
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No Bones About It: Dog Mayor Plans to Run for President

She might be a bit shaggy, but Lucy Lou wants to run for president — and she comes with political experience. The border collie has served as mayor of Rabbit Hash, an unincorporated community of 135 residents along the Ohio River in northern Kentucky, since 2008. Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Ind. Man Hooks Fish With Human-Looking Teeth

Ind. Man Hooks Fish With Human-Looking Teeth

A fish native to South America being caught in Peru isn't unusual — unless it happens in Peru, Indiana. Glen Salyer... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Monk Relaxing Atop Wind Turbine Spotted by Drone

Monk Relaxing Atop Wind Turbine Spotted by Drone

A Benedictine monk at a private Rhode Island school has discovered that finding solitude is no easy feat, even 175... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Japan Shoots Whiskey Up to Space Station – for Science

Japan Shoots Whiskey Up to Space Station – for Science

Five types of distilled spirits, including whiskey, have arrived at the International Space Station, but the... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
SoCal Couple Dives Head First into Marriage

SoCal Couple Dives Head First into Marriage

One San Diego couple took the plunge Saturday morning, marrying twenty feet underwater. Watch »

Aug 24, 2015
Bear Takes an Afternoon Dip in His Neighbor's Hot Tub

Bear Takes an Afternoon Dip in His Neighbor's Hot Tub

The summer heat can make people—and bears—crazy. A bear busted down Tony Diering's fence to take a leisurely swim... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
To Thwart Stoners, Idaho Replaces Mile Marker 420 With 419.9

To Thwart Stoners, Idaho Replaces Mile Marker 420 With 419.9

Idaho transportation officials say the 420 mile marker has been replaced with 419.9 signs to curb thieves eager... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Man Says Siri Made the Call That Saved His Life

Man Says Siri Made the Call That Saved His Life

An 18-year-old teenager from Tennessee says the voice recognition service on his iPhone — famously named Siri —... Watch »

Aug 18, 2015
Bear Breaks Into Ex-Teacher's Car, Wrecks Windshield

Bear Breaks Into Ex-Teacher's Car, Wrecks Windshield

A retired Pittsburgh schoolteacher could do nothing but laugh after a black bear broke into her car in Montana... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
26-Year-Old Cat Makes the Record Books (Again)

26-Year-Old Cat Makes the Record Books (Again)

Corduroy the cat has given his owner a lifetime of purrs and love. At 26 years old, the green-eyed feline was... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
Va. Man Found Unconscious With 14 Reptiles In Home

Va. Man Found Unconscious With 14 Reptiles In Home

When police found an unconscious man at his home in an upscale neighborhood in Virginia, they also found a surprise:... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
Breakfast of Champions? Wheaties Teams up With Brewery

Breakfast of Champions? Wheaties Teams up With Brewery

These Wheaties may not be so good with milk. Wheaties says it is partnering with a craft brewery to create a... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Giant Chocolate Lobster Could Break World Record

Giant Chocolate Lobster Could Break World Record

A Maine candy company is seeking to break a Guinness World Record with a gigantic chocolate lobster. Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Not a Happy Hour: Beer Truck Overturns, Dumps Cans on Fla. Highway

Not a Happy Hour: Beer Truck Overturns, Dumps Cans on Fla. Highway

It wasn't happy hour, but the beer was flowing on southbound Interstate 75 when a Budweiser truck overturned. Read »

Aug 12, 2015
Man Claims to Be Tarzan, Tries to Enter Monkey Exhibit at California Zoo

Man Claims to Be Tarzan, Tries to Enter Monkey Exhibit at California...

A shirtless man claiming to be "Tarzan" was arrested after police say he swung from trees and tried to... Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
2 Arrested After Meth Lab Found in Taco Bell

2 Arrested After Meth Lab Found in Taco Bell

Authorities say two men have been arrested after the remnants of a methamphetamine lab were found inside a Taco Bell... Watch »

Aug 5, 2015
Flying Upside Down Over Illinois, Skydivers Break Record

Flying Upside Down Over Illinois, Skydivers Break Record

Traveling at speeds of up to 240 mph, 164 skydivers flying head-down have built the largest ever vertical skydiving... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
Meth Pills Were in In-n-Out Drink, Man Claims in Lawsuit

Meth Pills Were in In-n-Out Drink, Man Claims in Lawsuit

In-n-Out Burger has been sued by a man who alleges he found meth in his drink, according to a lawsuit filed in Los... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Wandering Turkey at University of Michigan

Wandering Turkey at University of Michigan

A wandering turkey is causing a stir at the University of Michigan. The Ann Arbor News reports that a turkey has... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
Loose Deer Makes It Onto Stage of Va. Theater

Loose Deer Makes It Onto Stage of Va. Theater

It looks like one of Bambi's pals is trying to rise to stardom in the local theater scene. Read »

Jul 28, 2015

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