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Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 08:55 AM PDT

SF Deputy Tied to Cellphone in Burrito Smuggling Case

SF Deputy Tied to Cellphone in Burrito Smuggling Case

A San Francisco Sheriff's deputy is under investigation in connection with an incident where someone allegedly tried to smuggle a cellphone hidden in a burrito to a murder suspect in jail.

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 06:49 AM PDT

Puppy Swallows Rubber Duckies

Puppy Swallows Rubber Duckies

An Oklahoma puppy undergoes emergency surgery after swallowing several rubber duckies. [warning: graphic footage]

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016 at 06:40 AM PDT

Video Shows Officer Trying to Pull Over 2 Cows

Video Shows Officer Trying to Pull Over 2 Cows

A police officer in Windham, Maine, attempted to "pull over" two cows after they were reportedly menacing cars on Thursday afternoon. In a video the police department posted on its Facebook page, Officer Ernest...

Tuesday, Aug 2, 2016 at 06:26 AM PDT

Bikini-Clad Swedish Cop Makes Arrest While Sunbathing

Bikini-Clad Swedish Cop Makes Arrest While Sunbathing

She was off duty and wearing a bikini but that didn't stop Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner from catching a suspected thief. A photo of Kellner pinning the suspect to the ground was trending on social...

Monday, Aug 1, 2016 at 06:50 AM PDT

Hot Weather Causes Horse Poop to Burst Into Flames

Hot Weather Causes Horse Poop to Burst Into Flames

This summer has been so hot and dry in upstate New York that the horse poop in Throop is bursting into flames. The state Department of Environmental Conservation says one of its enforcement officers responded...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 05:30 AM PDT

Man Playing 'Pokemon Go' at Night Gets Stuck in Mud Pit

Man Playing 'Pokemon Go' at Night Gets Stuck in Mud Pit

A 62-year-old man had to be rescued after he became stuck in waist-deep mud while playing 'Pokemon Go' at night in the woods behind his upstate New York home, authorities said.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 10:00 AM PDT

A Baguette Vending Machine? It's Open in SF

A Baguette Vending Machine? It's Open in SF

There's nothing like a fresh baguette, hot out of the oven. And one company has made it as easy and quick to get as a Snickers bar.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 04:56 AM PDT

Think Trump and Clinton Fall Flat? Cast a Vote for Cat in the Hat

Think Trump and Clinton Fall Flat? Cast a Vote for Cat in the Hat

Voters who think presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton fall flat can now choose the Cat in the Hat. The Cat announced his candidacy Tuesday in Springfield, Massachusetts, outside the...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 07:54 AM PDT

Police Reunite Traveler With Lost Turtle at NYC Bus Station

Police Reunite Traveler With Lost Turtle at NYC Bus Station

A turtle found wandering around a busy New York City bus terminal has been reunited with its grateful but sleepy owner. A bus dispatcher summoned police Sunday after the rambling reptile was found on a roadway...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:53 PM PDT

Canadian Teens Detained for 'Pokemon Go' Border Crossing

Canadian Teens Detained for 'Pokemon Go' Border Crossing

U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game "Pokemon Go." Border Patrol Agent John South...

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