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Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 04:14 PM EDT

Man Accused of Rubbing Produce on His Butt in Grocery Store

Man Accused of Rubbing Produce on His Butt in Grocery Store

A man was arrested at a Northern Virginia grocery store after he was seen pulling down his pants and rubbing produce items on his buttocks, police say.

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 at 01:23 PM EDT

Crickets: Food Of The Future?

Crickets: Food Of The Future?

A new study from the University of Wisconsin finds crickets may be more beneficial for your gut and overall health than traditional protein sources.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 09:00 PM EDT

#FireAlarmRat Pulls Alarm at DC Condo, Forcing Out Residents

#FireAlarmRat Pulls Alarm at DC Condo, Forcing Out Residents

A rat in Washington, D.C., found a whole new way to ruin your day.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018 at 09:21 PM EDT

Watch: Rascally Rat Jumps and Pulls Fire Alarm at DC Condo

Watch: Rascally Rat Jumps and Pulls Fire Alarm at DC Condo

Residents of a D.C. condo building last summer hustled out of their units when a fire alarm went off — but there was no fire.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 08:16 AM EDT

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

A St. Louis man is the new tenant of a tiny apartment with a unique layout — the kitchen and bathroom are in the same place. Yep. The toilet, bathtub, oven and sink are all in one room. The 200-square-foot...

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 at 08:17 PM EDT

Firefighters Rescue Man Who Was Stuck in Sewer for a Day

Firefighters Rescue Man Who Was Stuck in Sewer for a Day

Fire officials in Delaware say a man they pulled from a sewer system told rescuers he'd spent at least a day stuck underground. Around 30 firefighters and paramedics were called to a Wilmington intersection...

Friday, Aug 24, 2018 at 03:20 PM EDT

Maryland Condo Using DNA Kits to Solve Dog Poop Mysteries

Maryland Condo Using DNA Kits to Solve Dog Poop Mysteries

Fed up with dog poop being left around, board members at a Maryland condominium complex are now relying on DNA samples to police unscooped feces.

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 at 05:28 AM EDT

Crazy Video: Masked Burglar Tunnels Into Calif. Store

Crazy Video: Masked Burglar Tunnels Into Calif. Store

A man was caught on camera after he allegedly tunneled into a store in La Verne, California, popping out from a hole in the wall while wearing a white mask and crawling around on his knees in a bizarre...

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 at 06:58 AM EDT

Mexican City of Guadalajara to Allow Sex in Public

Mexican City of Guadalajara to Allow Sex in Public

The authorities of the city of Guadalajara, considered to be one of the most conservative cities in Mexico, approved a law that allows sexual relations in public view, unless there's a public complaint....

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 at 10:11 AM EDT

Woman a Self-Appointed ‘Bachelorette’ in NYC Tinder Scam

Woman a Self-Appointed ‘Bachelorette’ in NYC Tinder Scam

Although she wasn’t handing out any roses, one woman in NYC managed to trick dozens of men into competing for a chance to date her in a stunt that became her very own version of “The Bachelorette.” According to...

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