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Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 02:07 AM EST

Arkansas Student Prove Sobriety by Juggling During Stop

Arkansas Student Prove Sobriety by Juggling During Stop

Blayk Puckett went the extra mile for Sgt. Keith McKay of the University of Central Arkansas police. Puckett decided to pull out his juggling pins and put on a show to prove his sobriety after he was pulled over...

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 10:43 AM EST

Who's a Good Dog? The Tennis Ball Retrievers at Brazil Open

Who's a Good Dog? The Tennis Ball Retrievers at Brazil Open

Six shelter dogs looking to be adopted are playing fetch at the Brazil Open in Sao Paulo, giving tennis fans a demonstration of their ball-retrieving skills. Wearing blue bandanas around their necks, Cindy,...

Friday, Mar 3, 2017 at 03:01 PM EST

Woman Hopes to Marry in Dress Made of Taco Bell Wrappers

Woman Hopes to Marry in Dress Made of Taco Bell Wrappers

The wedding of one woman's dreams will take place in a Taco Bell while she's wearing a dress made of burrito wrappers.

Friday, Mar 3, 2017 at 02:15 PM EST

Gator in Florida Catches Lunch on the Golf Course

Gator in Florida Catches Lunch on the Golf Course

A golfer was surprised to see an alligator on the 10th hole of the Seven Springs Golf and Country Club in Trinity, Fla., but was more surprised what was in the gator’s mouth.

Saturday, Mar 4, 2017 at 08:36 PM EST

Video Shows Wild Turkeys Circling Dead Cat

Video Shows Wild Turkeys Circling Dead Cat

A bizarre scene of a group of wild turkeys walking in a circle around a dead cat was caught on video by a Massachusetts man who perhaps described it best: an attempt to give the feline its 10th life. Jonathan...

Thursday, Mar 2, 2017 at 05:51 PM EST

Perfect Timing Beer Truck Crash On Cam

Perfect Timing Beer Truck Crash On Cam

  A Nevada Highway Patrol trooper's dashcam captured an amazing coincidence of timing during a recent crash. Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Travis Smaka had pulled over a driver for speeding. "You guys have...

Thursday, Mar 2, 2017 at 03:43 PM EST

Putin-Shaped Lollipops on Sale in Russia

Putin-Shaped Lollipops on Sale in Russia

Candy stores across Russia have been selling lollipops in the shape of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Sunday, Mar 5, 2017 at 08:36 AM EST

Watch: National Zoo Lion Gets Dental Checkup

Watch: National Zoo Lion Gets Dental Checkup

A dentist from Virginia is sought around the world for his rare specialty: Exotic animals. Recently, News4 got up close to Luke the Lion at the National Zoo in D.C. as veterinary dentist Dr. Barron Hall...

Thursday, Mar 2, 2017 at 06:28 AM EST

Solid as a Rock: Artist Emerges After Week Inside a Boulder

Solid as a Rock: Artist Emerges After Week Inside a Boulder

A French artist has spent a week in a hard place: a rock. Abraham Poincheval emerged Wednesday from a 12-ton limestone boulder at a Paris art gallery where he has been entombed since Feb. 22. A body-shaped...

Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 12:51 PM EST

Dinner 160 Feet Above Dubai

Dinner 160 Feet Above Dubai

Ever thought about dining 160 feet above ground?  Thrill-seeking diners in Dubai had a chance to eat suspended by a construction crane.  

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