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Friday, Sep 2, 2016 at 12:36 PM PDT

Boy Finds Bag of Meth in Video Game Package

Boy Finds Bag of Meth in Video Game Package

It was Grand Theft Auto come to life: When an 11-year-old bought a video game Wednesday in Lake Charles, Louisiana, he opened the plastic case to find a bag of drugs. NBC affiliate KPLC-TV reports that the...

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 at 09:56 AM PDT

Couple Accused of Faking Everest Climb

Couple Accused of Faking Everest Climb

The couple, who are both police officers from India, also claimed they were the first Indian couple to scale Everest.

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016 at 08:08 AM PDT

Video Shows Popular Rock Formation Toppled

Video Shows Popular Rock Formation Toppled

Video shows people pushing the Cape Kiwanda structure until it crumbles to the ground on August 29.

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 12:06 PM PDT

Florida Theme Parks Offer Free Bug Repellent

Florida Theme Parks Offer Free Bug Repellent

Florida's major theme parks are now offering free bug repellent to visitors as concerns about mosquito-transmitted Zika virus mount.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:54 PM PDT

London Flight Delayed 1 Hour Over Crew Argument

London Flight Delayed 1 Hour Over Crew Argument

An easyJet flight from London's Gatwick Airport to Belfast has faced an hourlong delay after two crew members got into an epic shouting match. Shocked passengers tweeted about the argument that grew so heated...

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 03:57 AM PDT

NYC Cops Responding to Burglary Call Find Gator Taking a Bath

NYC Cops Responding to Burglary Call Find Gator Taking a Bath

Police responding to a call about a burglary at a Staten Island home encountered an unusual suspect — a three-foot-long alligator, and it was in the bathtub. The reptile was hanging out in the empty tub...

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 10:10 AM PDT

6-Ton Potato Spotted on NY's Hudson River

6-Ton Potato Spotted on NY's Hudson River

If you happened to see a giant potato being hauled on a barge on the Hudson River Wednesday, your eyes were not deceiving you. The 6-ton spud, resting atop a tractor-trailer on a barge pulled by a tugboat, has...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:44 PM PDT

Duke the Dog Wins 3rd Term as Mayor of Minn. Town

Duke the Dog Wins 3rd Term as Mayor of Minn. Town

The four-legged mayor of a northwestern Minnesota village greets voters like a true politician. Duke, a 9-year-old Great Pyrenees, won a third one-year term as honorary mayor of Cormorant Township on Saturday.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:39 PM PDT

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

A minor league baseball player in southern Illinois hit a grand slam only to find the ball smashed the windshield of his own truck. The Gateway Grizzlies of Sauget, Illinois, say Brandon Thomas hit the homer...

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 06:46 PM PDT

Drunk Patron Bites Off Bartender's Finger: PD

Drunk Patron Bites Off Bartender's Finger: PD

A bartender had to have his finger amputated after a drunk patron bit it off, San Francisco police said on Sunday night.

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