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World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

World's Most Pierced Man Denied Entry to Dubai

A heavily tattooed German man with more than 450 piercings said Sunday that he was refused entry into Dubai,... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Woman Climbs Into Giraffe Exhibit, Gets Kick to the Face

Woman Climbs Into Giraffe Exhibit, Gets Kick to the Face

Police say a 24-year-old California woman was cited Saturday after climbing into the giraffe exhibit at a... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Nude Man Tried to Rob Bank: Police

Police in Rockford, Illinois, have arrested a 32-year-old man they say tried to rob a bank while naked. The Rockford Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Man Gets Shot in Head, Walks to Hospital

Man Gets Shot in Head, Walks to Hospital

A man in a New York suburb with a gunshot wound to the head was apparently able to walk himself to the... Read »

Aug 17, 2014
Pot Plants Worth $5M Removed From SoCal Public Park

Pot Plants Worth $5M Removed From SoCal Public Park

Thousands of marijuana plants worth about $5 million were removed, in what authorities called an all... Watch »

Aug 16, 2014

Uncanny: "Canstruction" Sculptures Made From Thousands of Cans

Sculptures made of cans are on display at Merchandise Mart in Chicago as part of the 8th annual... View »

Aug 15, 2014
Man Who Says Name Is Ima Thief Arrested For Stealing TVs: Cops

Man Who Says Name Is Ima Thief Arrested For Stealing TVs: Cops

A South Florida man who told police his name was Ima Thief was met by a judge's laughter when he appeared in... Read »

Aug 15, 2014

"Vape" and "Binge-Watch" Among Oxford Dictionary's New Entries

Don't know what "vaping" is? How about "listicle"? Perhaps it's time to get to know Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Residents Set Up Dog Walker

Residents Set Up Dog Walker "Wall of Shame"

Dog walkers who don’t clean up after their pets on one Brooklyn street could find themselves in for a... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Thomas Renault can’t escape from Alcatraz. At least once a day, the phone rings in his San Francisco office... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
Elderly Woman Caught With Cash in Girdle at Airport

Elderly Woman Caught With Cash in Girdle at Airport

A 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly on an international trip from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Caught on Camera: Woman Steals Plants From Bakery

Caught on Camera: Woman Steals Plants From Bakery

Surveillance cameras captured video of a woman stealing plants from an Atwater Village bakery Wednesday night. Watch »

Aug 9, 2014
Shoplifters Swipe Lobsters, Rogaine, Whitening Strips: Cops

Shoplifters Swipe Lobsters, Rogaine, Whitening Strips: Cops

Police are looking for a pair of shoplifters who swiped some unusual items in unrelated thefts at Long Island stores... Read »

Aug 8, 2014
Wildlife Trophies Seized by US Customs Agents

Wildlife Trophies Seized by US Customs Agents

When U.S. Customs agents opened a shipping container headed for the Philippines on July 23, they were greeted by... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Video Appears to Show Bear Walking on Hind Legs in NJ

Video Appears to Show Bear Walking on Hind Legs in NJ

People in one New Jersey town were surprised when they saw a black bear taking a stroll down the street on its hind... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Boa Still on the Loose in South Jersey Town

Boa Still on the Loose in South Jersey Town

Police continue to search for a large snake that escaped its owner in a South Jersey town last month. Read »

Aug 5, 2014
Ex-Vet's Monkey Bites Woman at SoCal Pizzeria

Ex-Vet's Monkey Bites Woman at SoCal Pizzeria

A former veterinarian has surrendered her monkey to animal services officials after the capuchin bit a woman at... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Skeleton in the Closet: Rare 6,500-Year-Old Human Skeleton Found in Museum Storage

Skeleton in the Closet: Rare 6,500-Year-Old Human Skeleton Found...

An archaeology museum in Philadelphia has made an extraordinary find -- in its own storage Watch »

Aug 5, 2014
Company Pays Settlement in Buckets of Loose Change

Company Pays Settlement in Buckets of Loose Change

Andres Carrasco filed a lawsuit in 2012 against Adriana’s Insurance Service, Inc. in California, alleging he... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Wandering Tortoise Reunited With Human Family

Wandering Tortoise Reunited With Human Family

A tortoise that was found strutting the streets of Los Angeles County by police was reunited with his human... Read »

Aug 3, 2014
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