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Friday, May 25, 2018 at 06:33 AM EDT

'World's Biggest Bounce House' Arrives Friday

'World's Biggest Bounce House' Arrives Friday

A 10,000-square-foot bounce house dubbed the largest in the world is coming to Maryland in May, organizers say.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 08:29 PM EDT

'Not the Most Flattering': Brandi Chastain Plaque Catches Flak

'Not the Most Flattering': Brandi Chastain Plaque Catches Flak

Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain. The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in San Francisco unveiled the plaque on Monday night....

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10:43 AM EDT

Monkey Business Class: Rhesus Macaque Briefly Escapes Cage at Texas Airport

Monkey Business Class: Rhesus Macaque Briefly Escapes Cage at Texas Airport

A monkey escaped from its crate Monday afternoon at San Antonio International Airport but was shot with a tranquilizer and was recovered safely. Officials said the monkey got out of his crate in an isolated...

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 09:38 AM EDT

'Very Sober' Man Calls 911 to Report Pig Following Him: Cops

'Very Sober' Man Calls 911 to Report Pig Following Him: Cops

Cops in one Ohio town got an usual 911 call over the weekend. It was from a man who said he was walking home from an Amtrak station. And, according to the man, there was a pig following him. And he didn't know...

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 05:07 PM EDT

Hasbro Trademarks Play-doh's Scent: Sweet, Slightly Musky

Hasbro Trademarks Play-doh's Scent: Sweet, Slightly Musky

Hasbro has trademarked the scent of Play-doh. The toy company on Friday announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has recognized Play-doh's distinctive smell with a registered trademark,...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 08:14 PM EDT

Man Lied About Being Abducted to Run Away With Mistress: FBI

Man Lied About Being Abducted to Run Away With Mistress: FBI

The FBI says a Virginia man fabricated a kidnapping story so he could disappear and start a new life with his mistress.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 05:33 PM EDT

'Hats Off': Wis. HS Senior Prank Is So Good Even Police Applaud

'Hats Off': Wis. HS Senior Prank Is So Good Even Police Applaud

Even Wisconsin police had to applaud a group of high school seniors for their hilarious prank before graduation. Senior pranks are often the thing of spring for high school graduates, but the latest one from...

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 02:23 PM EDT

Dancing Burglar Pops During Break-In

Dancing Burglar Pops During Break-In

A daring burglar was caught on surveillance footage popping and locking after a successful break-in of a Fresno office. Police say suspect David Seale used copied keys to enter the building, coming in...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 01:49 PM EDT

Gonna Need a Bigger Piggy Bank: $800K in Dimes Spill on Road

Gonna Need a Bigger Piggy Bank: $800K in Dimes Spill on Road

Brother, can you spare a dime? How about 8 million of them? A semi-trailer truck hauling $800,000 worth of dimes crashed Tuesday into a guardrail on an interstate near Las Vegas, spilling thousands of coins on...

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 11:40 AM EDT

Cockroach Stuck In Woman's Ear for Nine Days

Cockroach Stuck In Woman's Ear for Nine Days

Katie Holley made a 2 a.m. emergency room visit after realizing that the pain in her ear that she described as "feeling like an ice chip" was actually a palmetto bug! The bug not only crawled into her...

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