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Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018 at 06:36 PM EDT

Teacher Who Fed Puppy to Snapping Turtle Under Investigation

Teacher Who Fed Puppy to Snapping Turtle Under Investigation

A beloved science teacher at an Idaho high school is under investigation after he allegedly fed a live puppy to a snapping turtle in front of students. Robert Crosland, a science teacher at Preston Junior High...

Friday, Mar 16, 2018 at 08:57 AM EDT

'Elsa' Saves the Day for Boston PD Vehicle Stuck in Snow

'Elsa' Saves the Day for Boston PD Vehicle Stuck in Snow

Video of a Boston lawyer dressed as Queen Elsa from the animated movie "Frozen" helping a Boston police vehicle stuck in deep, deep, deep, deep snow is going viral on social media. When the police wagon got...

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 at 12:31 PM EDT

'BBC Dad' Reflects on Mostly Fun, 'Sometimes Weird' Year

'BBC Dad' Reflects on Mostly Fun, 'Sometimes Weird' Year

The professor whose live TV interview was adorably interrupted by his two young children a year ago is reflecting on how his life has changed, "Today" reported. "People often ask me and my wife what it has been...

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 03:24 PM EST

The History of Daylight Saving Time

The History of Daylight Saving Time

Every spring we set our clocks forward an hour — but why? Before you spring forward this weekend, learn the real story behind Daylight Saving Time.

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 10:23 AM EST

Bug Off: San Francisco Signs Suggest 'Angry' Bees in Cars to Prevent Break-Ins

Bug Off: San Francisco Signs Suggest 'Angry' Bees in Cars to Prevent Break-Ins

Some people are offering an interesting tip to protect car owners from thieves busting into vehicles in San Francisco. At least two signs posted near Alamo Square Park encourage folks to adhere to common...

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 09:41 AM EST

Time Is Slowing in Europe Over 2 Countries' Power Dispute

Time Is Slowing in Europe Over 2 Countries' Power Dispute

Millions of Europeans who arrived late to work or school Wednesday had a good excuse — an unprecedented lag in the continent's electricity grid that's slowing down some clocks. The problem is caused by a...

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 04:24 PM EST

New Jersey Company Will Pay Man's Drunken $1,600 Uber Fare

New Jersey Company Will Pay Man's Drunken $1,600 Uber Fare <br />

A New Jersey man who got drunk in West Virginia and mistakenly ordered a $1,635 Uber ride to his home state will be reimbursed by a food delivery company. Jamie Giovinazzo, founder of Eat Clean Bro in Freehold,...

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 09:47 AM EST

This Is Why Alexa Was Creepily, Spontaneously Laughing

This Is Why Alexa Was Creepily, Spontaneously Laughing

Since February, Amazon Echo users have been reporting that Alexa, its virtual personal assistant, has been breaking into laughter unprompted, NBC News reported. People have been posting videos of childlike...

Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 at 09:17 AM EST

Drunk Man Who Took $1,600 Uber Ride to NJ Seeks Donations

Drunk Man Who Took $1,600 Uber Ride to NJ Seeks Donations

A New Jersey man who got drunk in West Virginia and mistakenly ordered a $1,635 Uber ride back to his home state says he's seeking donations to help foot the bill. Kenny Bachman, who lives in Gloucester County,...

Friday, Mar 2, 2018 at 06:20 PM EST

Craft Stores Serve as Backdrops for Photo Shoots

Craft Stores Serve as Backdrops for Photo Shoots

Fake flowers, yarn, ferns, fabric and ivy are just some of the items founds in craft stores that are also being used in a social media photo challenge. Portraits that look like they were taken in a garden are...

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