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Texas Wal-Mart Lowers Dog Food Display Amid Safety Concerns

Texas Wal-Mart Lowers Dog Food Display Amid Safety Concerns

A Texas Wal-Mart store dismantled a dog food display that was stacked almost to the ceiling amid questions about the... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
IKEA Discontinues Shelf, Enrages Customers

IKEA Discontinues Shelf, Enrages Customers

The announcement that IKEA will stop selling a shelf and replace it with a newer model has been met with... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
Woman Swipes Dying Man's Dog: Cops

Woman Swipes Dying Man's Dog: Cops

A Pittsburgh woman has been jailed on charges she stole her dying neighbor's dog, then attacked two police officers... Read »

Feb 19, 2014
Tonsils of Tinseltown: Sword Swallower Day

Tonsils of Tinseltown: Sword Swallower Day

Open wide: Ripley's readies for a simultaneous sword swallow. Read »

Feb 19, 2014
15-Foot Snowman Gets Married

15-Foot Snowman Gets Married

The 15-foot snowman tied the knot the night before Valentine's Day. Read »

Mar 10, 2014
Driver Crashes Maserati Into Yard, Leaves Car

Driver Crashes Maserati Into Yard, Leaves Car

A San Jose neighborhood is stunned after a driver crashed a Maserati into a home's yard and left it Watch »

Feb 15, 2014
Woman Takes Accidental Selfie in Sochi

Woman Takes Accidental Selfie in Sochi

There have been some wonderful photos taken during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi this year, but the one that an... Read »

Feb 17, 2014
Camel Captured After Attacking Vehicles

Camel Captured After Attacking Vehicles

The owner of a camel that bit at least one person after it escaped from its pen north of Los Angeles was... Read »

Feb 14, 2014
Vanilla Ice Named Citizen of Year

Vanilla Ice Named Citizen of Year

Rob Van Winkle, better known as rapper/TV reality star "Vanilla Ice," is being named citizen of the year by... Read »

Feb 17, 2014
LA District Attorney Victim of

LA District Attorney Victim of "Catfishing" Scam

The pirate behind the page would start the scam by sending messages to followers who thought they were connecting to... Watch »

Feb 13, 2014
Camera Lost in Skydiving Jump Lands in Pig Pen

Camera Lost in Skydiving Jump Lands in Pig Pen

Eight months after a video camera was lost during a skydiving jump, a curious pig is finally getting its moment... Read »

Feb 13, 2014
Special Delivery: Condoms & Flowers for Valentine's

Special Delivery: Condoms & Flowers for Valentine's

L. Condoms is behind the under-an-hour, to-your-door service. Read »

Feb 13, 2014

"Selfie" Leads Cops to Church Burglary Suspect

A man suspected of burglarizing a church in San Diego’s Chula Vista area was busted by police after a... Read »

Feb 13, 2014
WATCH: Sinkhole Swallows Vintage Corvettes

WATCH: Sinkhole Swallows Vintage Corvettes

A sinkhole has collapsed part of the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky, damaging six cars there but not shutting... Read »

Feb 12, 2014
Gator Caught After Biting Man on Foot in West Palm Beach

Gator Caught After Biting Man on Foot in West Palm Beach

A 10-foot alligator was captured after it bit a man in the foot in a canal in West Palm Beach. Watch »

Feb 12, 2014

"Dumb Starbucks" Draws Crowds

Is it real, fake, or just plain "dumb?" The mystery of Southern California's latest coffee craze isn't about organic... Read »

Feb 10, 2014
Monkey Scratch Gets Mom in Trouble

Monkey Scratch Gets Mom in Trouble

Police have arrested a Waterbury mom and authorities have taken away her pet monkey after it scratched the... Read »

Feb 10, 2014
Meth, Frozen Gators Found in Florida Home

Meth, Frozen Gators Found in Florida Home

Sheriff's deputies arrested three people after finding two frozen alligators, an illegal fish and hundreds of grams... Read »

Feb 6, 2014
18-Foot-Long Python Found in Florida Everglades

18-Foot-Long Python Found in Florida Everglades

The large python was found five miles north of the Tamiami Trail. Read »

Feb 6, 2014
Oakland, SF Vie for America's First Cat Cafe

Oakland, SF Vie for America's First Cat Cafe

Teams of cat lovers are working to be the first to open up a place where people can sip tea and pet cats. Will it be Read »

Feb 5, 2014
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