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Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 11:40 PM EST

Odd Rescue: Horse Trapped in Dumpster Hoisted to Safety

Odd Rescue: Horse Trapped in Dumpster Hoisted to Safety

After a horse became trapped in a dumpster in Orange County, California for hours, firefighters successfully hoisted the animal to safety Friday afternoon. The call came into crews at 2:30 p.m. of a trapped...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 07:20 AM EST

Email Prompts Man to Attend Stranger's Vt. Bachelor Party

Email Prompts Man to Attend Stranger's Vt. Bachelor Party

A typo in an email address connected total strangers — and will result in an unlikely guest at a party in Vermont this weekend. “I try to be open to things in life,” said Will Novak of Arizona, who was...

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 12:16 PM EST

Iowa Man Gets "Jackpot Treatment" for $1 Lotto Ticket Win

Iowa Man Gets "Jackpot Treatment" for $1 Lotto Ticket Win

An Iowa man got the "Jackpot treatment" after winning $1 off a scratch-off lotto ticket. Tyler Heep decided to cash in the winning ticket at the Iowa Lottery Headquarters and was presented with a big...

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 11:22 AM EST

Escaped Rodeo Cow Evades Capture on Alaska Trails

Escaped Rodeo Cow Evades Capture on Alaska Trails

A rodeo cow named Betsy has evaded capture for six months as she wanders the trails of Alaska's biggest city, the cow's owner said. The 3-year-old cow "busted out" of a pen before participating in junior events...

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 at 07:22 AM EST

WATCH: Gigantic Ice Disk Spinning Around in Maine River

WATCH: Gigantic Ice Disk Spinning Around in Maine River

A huge floating ice disk has been rotating in the Presumpscot River in Westbrook, Maine. Tina Radel, a city employee, told WCSH that birds have been sitting on the disk as it slowly turns counterclockwise. She...

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019 at 03:29 PM EST

'River of Chocolate' Blocks Highway Traffic After Truck Fail

'River of Chocolate' Blocks Highway Traffic After Truck Fail

A tanker truck hauling thousands of gallons of liquid chocolate rolled over on the interstate near Flagstaff, Arizona, on Monday, leaving a river of sweetness all over the road. "This will be a sweet...

Monday, Jan 14, 2019 at 11:35 AM EST

Woman Drinking Wine From Pringles Can Banned From Walmart

Woman Drinking Wine From Pringles Can Banned From Walmart

A woman was banned from a Wichita Falls Walmart after she reportedly spent Friday morning riding an electric cart around the parking lot while drinking wine from a Pringles can.

Sunday, Jan 13, 2019 at 01:55 PM EST

The Struggle Is Real: Mouse Runs Down Escalator Going Up

The Struggle Is Real: Mouse Runs Down Escalator Going Up

For one mouse at Rockefeller Center, the struggle was real... and somehow, relatable. A mouse was spotted scurrying across the lobby of the iconic New York City skyscraper when it took a turn to go down an...

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 at 08:37 AM EST

Man Caught Licking Doorbell on Home Security System

Man Caught Licking Doorbell on Home Security System

A man in Salinas, CA was caught on a home security system licking the homeowner's doorbell. Police identified the man, Roberto Daniel Arroyo, and said he returned to the residence later, urinating in front...

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019 at 10:20 AM EST

Monday Morning Moose Surprise: Moose Wanders Alaska Hospital

Monday Morning Moose Surprise: Moose Wanders Alaska Hospital

It's a moose loose in a hospital. A moose wandered into an Alaska hospital building, ate some plants and exited using a motion-activated door that was stuck open because of the cold. 

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