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Sunday, Dec 23, 2018 at 01:26 PM EST

Maryland Firefighters Rescue Horse That Fell Into Cistern

Maryland Firefighters Rescue Horse That Fell Into Cistern

Montgomery Country Fire and Rescue proved it's no one-trick pony after firefighters banded together Sunday to save a nearly 2000-pound horse who fell into a hole.

Saturday, Dec 22, 2018 at 07:16 PM EST

NY Man Finds a $10,000 Surprise on Subway Platform

NY Man Finds a $10,000 Surprise on Subway Platform

A Chanel purse left in a Manhattan subway station held a $10,000 surprise for the man who found it. Richard Taverna was at the West 66th Street and Broadway stop earlier this week when he spotted the purse by a...

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM EST

Police: Man Tried to Pay for McDonald's With Bag of Weed

Police: Man Tried to Pay for McDonald's With Bag of Weed

Police in Florida say a 23-year-old man went through a McDonald's drive-thru and tried to pay for his order with a bag of marijuana. News outlets report Port St. Lucie police say the fast food worker denied the...

Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018 at 12:16 AM EST

Diner Finds Pearls in His Lunch at Famed NYC Oyster Bar

Diner Finds Pearls in His Lunch at Famed NYC Oyster Bar

A lucky diner says he happened upon a pearl while eating an oyster dish at a famous New York City restaurant. Sixty-six-year-old Rick Antosh was out to lunch with a friend and ordered his usual at the Grand...

Monday, Dec 17, 2018 at 08:20 AM EST

Stranded Llama Stirs Up Rescue Drama in Maryland

Stranded Llama Stirs Up Rescue Drama in Maryland

A llama stirred up a bit of drama over the weekend: crews rescued the animal from a Maryland pasture flooded by heavy downpours.

Sunday, Dec 16, 2018 at 08:47 AM EST

Man Who Demolished Landmark House Ordered to Build Replica

Man Who Demolished Landmark House Ordered to Build Replica

A man who illegally demolished a San Francisco house designed by modernist architect Richard Neutra was ordered this week to rebuild it exactly as it was. The city Planning Commission also ordered Ross Johnston...

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 at 11:19 PM EST

$293,000 Cash Still Missing After Truck Spills on NJ Highway

$293,000 Cash Still Missing After Truck Spills on NJ Highway

Authorities are looking for $293,000 in still-missing cash after an armored truck rained money onto a New Jersey highway Thursday morning, causing two crashes as drivers attempted to collect the loot scattered...

Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 at 10:29 AM EST

Big-Screen TV Trips Package Thief, Won't Fit in Getaway Car

Big-Screen TV Trips Package Thief, Won't Fit in Getaway Car

A package thief in Fort Washington, Maryland, got away with a huge 4K TV — but not without a serious struggle with the unwieldy box.

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 at 06:22 PM EST
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By Jessy Edwards

Traveler Busted at NY Airport With 70 Live Finches in Hair Rollers

On Saturday, U. S. Customs and Border Protection stopped a passenger arriving...View gallery

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Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 at 11:36 PM EST

Calif. Man Rescued After 2 Days Stuck in Greasy Restaurant Vent

Calif. Man Rescued After 2 Days Stuck in Greasy Restaurant Vent

First responders on Wednesday rescued a trespasser — possibly a burglar — who was reportedly trapped for about two days in a grimy vent at a vacant restaurant in San Lorenzo, according to officials. The man,...

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