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Red Panda “Rusty” Has New Digs, Year After Daring Escape From National Zoo

Red Panda “Rusty” Has New Digs, Year After Daring Escape From National...

One year after his daring escape from the National Zoo and a subsequent jaunt through the Adams Morgan section... Read »

Jun 24, 2014

"Handsome" Arrestee's Mom Crowdfunds His Legal Defense

Set free those eyes! The mother of Jeremy Meeks -- the convicted felon with the cold blue eyes who became... Read »

Jun 24, 2014

Weird News Photos: 232 "Teeth"

Check out these weird news photos from around the world. View »

Jul 25, 2014
Alhambra Police Looking for Stolen Lizard

Alhambra Police Looking for Stolen Lizard

Ganga was snatched while she was being boarded at McCormick’s Pet Emporium on 644 E. Main St. Read »

Jun 23, 2014
Lawyer Could Be Imprisoned for Hoarding Cats

Lawyer Could Be Imprisoned for Hoarding Cats

For keeping 93 cats in her Oakland home -- some of whom were euthanized for being emaciated and infested... Read »

Jun 22, 2014
Wasting

Wasting "Zombie" Sea Stars Found in San Diego

A mysterious disease deforming and killing sea stars, causing their limbs to dissolve, has reached the waters... Watch »

Jun 22, 2014
There's a New

There's a New "World's Ugliest Dog"

A 2-year-old mutt named Peanut, whose wild white and brown hair, bulging eyes and protruding teeth belie his sweet... Read »

Jun 21, 2014
Pinball Illegal? Oakland's Prohibition-Era Ban Reversed

Pinball Illegal? Oakland's Prohibition-Era Ban Reversed

Time to lay those quarters down in Oakland, after 80 years of pinball perdition. Oakland is reversing a law... Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
1-Minute Parking? Photo of LA Street Sign Typo Goes Viral

1-Minute Parking? Photo of LA Street Sign Typo Goes Viral

Every city has its share of ridiculous parking signs. But a 1-minute parking sign typo in Los Angeles is definitely... Read »

Jun 21, 2014
Motorcyclist's Death-Defying Stunt Saves Him in Car Crash

Motorcyclist's Death-Defying Stunt Saves Him in Car Crash

A motorcyclist walked away from an accident relatively unscathed after a near-death car accident sent... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014
WATCH: Man in Mentos Suit Gets Dropped Into Diet Coke

WATCH: Man in Mentos Suit Gets Dropped Into Diet Coke

Dropping Mentos into a two-liter of Diet Coke is the oldest trick in the book (it even has its own Wikipedia page!) Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Felon's “Hot” Mug Shot Goes Viral

Felon's “Hot” Mug Shot Goes Viral

A handsome mug shot of a Northern California man arrested on felony weapons charges has gone viral on social media... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014
Watch: Houston Police Raid House Packed With Pythons

Watch: Houston Police Raid House Packed With Pythons

After a tip from an anonymous caller, Houston police raided a Heights apartment and found fifteen snakes packed into... Watch »

Jun 19, 2014
Caipirinha-Flavored Condoms a Hit at World Cup in Brazil

Caipirinha-Flavored Condoms a Hit at World Cup in Brazil

Of all the protective measures taken in Brazil for the World Cup, one particular item is proving to be a... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Brazen Graffiti Suspect Tagged Courtroom

Brazen Graffiti Suspect Tagged Courtroom

A young man accused of dozens of cases of graffiti in San Diego County was busted for vandalism after he... Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Couple Moving Into New Apartment Finds Python in Couch

Couple Moving Into New Apartment Finds Python in Couch

A couple cleaning out an apartment they were moving into on Long Island were startled to find a three-foot long ball... Read »

Jun 17, 2014
450-Pound Man Hid Marijuana in Stomach Fat: Deputies

450-Pound Man Hid Marijuana in Stomach Fat: Deputies

A 450-pound Florida man was arrested after deputies say they found marijuana hidden in his stomach fat during... Read »

Jun 16, 2014
Missing Child Turns Out to Be Missing Parrot

Missing Child Turns Out to Be Missing Parrot

A Connecticut woman who raced to help when she heard a child calling for his or her daddy assisted in a... Read »

Jun 16, 2014

13 Facts About Friday the 13th

Many people have araskavedekatriaphobia (also known as friggatriskaidekaphobia), or fear of Friday the View »

Jun 13, 2014
Lobster Thief Stuffed Frozen Tails in Pants: Cops

Lobster Thief Stuffed Frozen Tails in Pants: Cops

A central Florida woman faces petit theft charges after officials say she stuffed seven frozen lobster tails in her... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
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