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Sunday, Apr 1, 2018 at 02:25 PM EDT

DC Council Trolls White House on April Fools' Day

DC Council Trolls White House on April Fools' Day

April Fools' Day didn't stymie the DC Council's snarky Twitter feed.

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 12:45 PM EDT
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By James Best

10 Things That Are More Likely Than Winning the Lottery

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  • Achieving Sainthood
  • Being Drafted in the NBA
  • Winning an Oscar
Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018 at 03:38 PM EDT

S. Carolina Clown Aims to Unseat GOP Rep. in Congress

S. Carolina Clown Aims to Unseat GOP Rep. in Congress

A clown is running for Congress. That's not a joke. Steve Lough is wearing his red nose with pride, appearing in clown makeup on his campaign website as he runs against four others in South Carolina's...

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 at 10:56 PM EDT

Florida Woman ‘Marries’ 100-Year-Old Tree, Hoping To Save It

Florida Woman ‘Marries’ 100-Year-Old Tree, Hoping To Save It

Karen Cooper was ready to go out on a limb to save her beloved, so she got married — to a tree. Specifically, a giant ficus that’s shaded Snell Family Park in Fort Myers, Florida, for more than a century. The...

Friday, Mar 23, 2018 at 09:40 AM EDT

Sheriff's Officer Accuses Punxsutawney Phil as Winter Drags Into Spring

Sheriff's Officer Accuses Punxsutawney Phil as Winter Drags Into Spring

Punxsutawney Phil is a wanted ... groundhog. A Pennsylvania sheriff's officer has put up a wanted poster for Phil. The handlers of the groundhog last month said the furry rodent called for six more weeks of...

Friday, Mar 23, 2018 at 11:40 AM EDT

Extinction Event: Animatronic T-Rex Bursts Into Flames

Extinction Event: Animatronic T-Rex Bursts Into Flames

The co-owner of a dinosaur-themed park in southern Colorado thinks an electrical malfunction caused a life-size animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex to burst into flames. Zach Reynolds says the T-Rex at the Royal...

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 09:55 PM EDT

‘High’ Tea Parties Come to Los Angeles

‘High’ Tea Parties Come to Los Angeles

Now that cannabis is legal in California, there is a demand for more diverse cannabis products. Some women are turning to cannabis tea to spice up parties but also to ease pain.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 07:41 AM EDT

Test Reveals Why Female Lion in Oklahoma Zoo Sprouted a Mane

Test Reveals Why Female Lion in Oklahoma Zoo Sprouted a Mane

Lab results have revealed the answer to a mystery at an Oklahoma zoo: Just what caused a female lion to sprout a mane. The Oklahoma City Zoo says in its March newsletter that testing at the University of...

Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 11:09 AM EDT

Pickle-Flavored Slush Coming to Sonic

Pickle-Flavored Slush Coming to Sonic

There are fried pickles, pickle-flavored chips and other options for all the pickle lovers out there. But soon there'll also be a pickle-flavored slush, thanks to Sonic. The drive-in chain announced Friday...

Friday, Mar 16, 2018 at 03:45 PM EDT

On the Lam: 2 Goats, Pig Found Wandering the Streets in Va.

On the Lam: 2 Goats, Pig Found Wandering the Streets in Va.

A passerby found two goats and a pig wandering around in Fauquier County, Virginia.

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NBC4 Allstate Community Shred June 23
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