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Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 12:45 PM EDT

Fake Officer Pulls Over a Real Undercover Officer in Florida

Fake Officer Pulls Over a Real Undercover Officer in Florida

Authorities say a Florida man impersonating an officer flipped the red and blue lights on his SUV while unknowingly trying to stop a car with a real officer. WFLA reports 26-year-old Matthew Erris was arrested...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 12:09 AM EDT

5-Foot Alligator, Ferret, Marijuana Seized in Calif.

5-Foot Alligator, Ferret, Marijuana Seized in Calif.

Authorities recovered a five-foot alligator, a ferret and a small indoor marijuana grow while serving a search warrant Thursday at a home in Hollister, California. The animals have been taken to a licensed...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 08:45 AM EDT
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By Elvira Sakmari

Oh, Hail No! Texans Find Ways to Protect Cars From Hail

Don't be surprised if you travelled to Texas recently only to find cars strapped...View gallery

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Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 02:27 PM EDT

Man Sues Parents for Getting Rid of His Vast Porn Collection

Man Sues Parents for Getting Rid of His Vast Porn Collection

An Indiana man is suing his parents for getting rid of his vast pornography collection, which he estimates is worth $29,000. The 40-year-old man last week filed a lawsuit in federal court in Michigan, where he...

Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 at 12:20 PM EDT

Potty Invader Was Robot Cleaner, Police Say

Potty Invader Was Robot Cleaner, Police Say

Deputies in Portland, Oregon responded to a possible home invasion, but the intruder they found wasn't alive or a person. It was a robotic vacuum cleaner. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports a house sitter in...

Thursday, Apr 11, 2019 at 04:14 PM EDT

Homeowner Vows to Resurrect Scantily-Clad Easter Bunny Display That Neighbor Demolished

Homeowner Vows to Resurrect Scantily-Clad Easter Bunny Display That Neighbor Demolished

A disgruntled neighbor upset over a controversial Easter display in New Jersey took things into her own hands. Desiree Mozek said she is not the least bit sorry and has no regrets for taking down the front yard...

Tuesday, Apr 9, 2019 at 07:52 AM EDT

Scantily-Clad Easter Bunny Display on NJ Yard Stirs Controversy

Scantily-Clad Easter Bunny Display on NJ Yard Stirs Controversy

A less than traditional front yard Easter display has divided a New Jersey neighborhood, with some calling it a “disgusting” affront to the holiday. The display in Clifton features five mannequins dressed as...

Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 02:11 PM EDT

Virginia Labels People 'Habitual Drunkards' Under Old Law

Virginia Labels People 'Habitual Drunkards' Under Old Law

Authorities in Virginia are continuing to jail or fine people based on an old and obscure law that's known as the "habitual drunkard" statute.

Thursday, Apr 4, 2019 at 02:31 PM EDT

Possible Meteor Spotted In Southeastern U.S.

Possible Meteor Spotted In Southeastern U.S.

There were nearly 500 reported sightings of a fireball over the Southeastern region of the U.S. early Thursday morning, according to the American Meteor Society. Reports of the possible meteor came from...

Wednesday, Apr 3, 2019 at 06:51 AM EDT

Flying Solo: Lithuanian Man Gets Passenger Flight All to Himself

Flying Solo: Lithuanian Man Gets Passenger Flight All to Himself

A Lithuanian man flying to Italy got a pleasant surprise when he boarded the plane: He was the only passenger on the Boeing 737-800. Skirmantas Strimaitis, who was flying from capital Vilnius to the northern...

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