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WATCH: 4-Foot Alligator Caught in New Jersey River

WATCH: 4-Foot Alligator Caught in New Jersey River

Authorities captured an alligator in a New Jersey river after a fisherman and police both spotted one of the... Watch »

Jul 8, 2015
Ferocious Feline Terrorizing Residents in NY Town

Ferocious Feline Terrorizing Residents in NY Town

A sickly feral cat has been terrorizing a suburban New York town, attacking unsuspecting residents and small pets... Watch »

Jul 8, 2015
Parking Ticket Tossed Because of Missing Comma

Parking Ticket Tossed Because of Missing Comma

An appeals court has agreed with an Ohio woman who said her parking citation should be tossed because the village... Read more »

Jul 9, 2015
Wimbledon Headband Fails Wimbledon Dress Code

Wimbledon Headband Fails Wimbledon Dress Code

Flamboyant 20-year-old Australian Nick Kyrgios came out for his second set at Wimbledon Friday wearing a headband in... Read more »

Jul 4, 2015
NY Woman Uses Twin's ID to Spend $12K

NY Woman Uses Twin's ID to Spend $12K

State police allege a 28-year-old Long Island woman used her twin sister's Social Security number to open several... Read more »

Jul 2, 2015
Move Over Vanilla, Burger Chain Adds Bug-Flavored Shake

Move Over Vanilla, Burger Chain Adds Bug-Flavored Shake

What began as a burger chain's April Fools Day trick might soon be a mainstay on the menu. Read more »

Jun 30, 2015
Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

A man in southwestern Connecticut who mistakenly bought the wrong lottery ticket is $30,000 wealthier. Read more »

Jun 29, 2015
Bear Scares 'Living Daylights' Out of Pa. Partygoers

Bear Scares 'Living Daylights' Out of Pa. Partygoers

A Pennsylvania college party got a little wild when a black bear showed up. The black bear, weighing between 300... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Colorado Woman Finds 8.52 Carat Diamond at Arkansas State Park

Colorado Woman Finds 8.52 Carat Diamond at Arkansas State Park

An 8.52 carat diamond has been found by a Colorado woman at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park at... Read more »

Jun 28, 2015
Deformed Mutt Crowned World's Ugliest Dog

Deformed Mutt Crowned World's Ugliest Dog

A total of 27 dogs gathered in the small California coastal town of Petaluma on Friday to vie for the title of... Read more »

Jun 27, 2015
Women Allegedly Bit Macy's Employee Over Michael Kors Bag Price

Women Allegedly Bit Macy's Employee Over Michael Kors Bag Price

A Northern California woman was arrested after allegedly biting a Macy’s employee in a Newark store because she was... Read more »

Jun 26, 2015
Man Wins $500K After Phone Records Doctors Mocking Him

Man Wins $500K After Phone Records Doctors Mocking Him

A Vienna, Virginia, man was awarded $500,000 in court after suing doctors he recorded mocking and insulting him... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Man Sues, Says His Beer Had a Dead Rat Inside

Man Sues, Says His Beer Had a Dead Rat Inside

A North Texas man has filed a lawsuit against MillerCoors and 7-Eleven, saying he drank a beer that had "a dead... Read more »

Jun 24, 2015
Man Offered Cop Winning Lottery Numbers to Drop DUI Charge: Police

Man Offered Cop Winning Lottery Numbers to Drop DUI Charge: Police

A man arrested on drunken driving charges in Middletown told police he was a Connecticut Lottery employee and... Read more »

Jun 23, 2015
Nearly Mile-Long Pizza Made in Italy

Nearly Mile-Long Pizza Made in Italy

It took 18 hours, 1.5 tons of mozzarella cheese and 2 tons of tomato sauce, but 60 of Italy's best pizza-makers... Read more »

Jun 22, 2015

"Adorable" New Octopus Species Discovered in California

A researcher at the Monterey Bay Aquarium is deciding what to name a tiny new species octopus she has... Read more »

Jun 22, 2015
Scientists Discover 400,000-Year-Old Tartar on Cavemen Teeth

Scientists Discover 400,000-Year-Old Tartar on Cavemen Teeth

Like modern Americans at summer barbecues, people living in the early Paleolithic era were big fans of grilling... Read more »

Jun 21, 2015
Massive Surfboard Fits 66 People, Breaks One World Record

Massive Surfboard Fits 66 People, Breaks One World Record

Los Angeles laid claim to another bit of surfing legend Saturday as a group of surfers banded together to break... Watch »

Jun 21, 2015
Woman Busted With Cocaine-Filled Breast Implants at Airport

Woman Busted With Cocaine-Filled Breast Implants at Airport

A Honduran woman trying to travel to Spain with 3.3 pounds of liquid cocaine in her breast implants was arrested at... Read more »

Jun 20, 2015
Cicadas Swarm Reporter Standing on Top of Tank

Cicadas Swarm Reporter Standing on Top of Tank

A Kansas reporter tries to report on top of a tank when swarming cicadas interrupt her. Watch »

Jun 11, 2015

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