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Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018 at 09:58 PM EDT

Mosquitoes in Field Forced Booze Bandit to Surrender: Police

Mosquitoes in Field Forced Booze Bandit to Surrender: Police

Mosquitos drove a man out of the Wisconsin cornfield he was hiding in after police say he swiped more than $500 in liquor from a Piggly Wiggly supermarket and led authorities on a three-mile car chase. A...

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 12:33 PM EDT

Two-Headed Snake Found in Northern Virginia

Two-Headed Snake Found in Northern Virginia

A two-headed snake recently found in Northern Virginia may be sent to a zoo. The two-headed baby Eastern Copperhead was found in Woodbridge last week, the Wildlife Center of Virginia said. A state herpetologist...

Monday, Sep 24, 2018 at 07:23 AM EDT

Macy's Shoplifter Bites Worker Who Tries to Stop Her: Cops

Macy's Shoplifter Bites Worker Who Tries to Stop Her: Cops

Cops are looking for a woman who allegedly bit a Macy's employee who tried to stop her from stealing clothes at a Long Island store earlier this month.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 10:55 AM EDT

Cop Takes Selfie With Raccoon Busted in Woman's Bathroom

Cop Takes Selfie With Raccoon Busted in Woman's Bathroom

A raccoon busted pawing through a woman's bathroom cabinet was subjected not to a mugshot, but to a selfie. The rogue raccoon was looking somewhat guilty when it was caught with its arm in the bathroom cabinet...

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 12:43 PM EDT

Friends Hang up Fake Poster at McDonald's in Texas

Friends Hang up Fake Poster at McDonald's in Texas

A couple of friends noticed a blank wall at a McDonald’s in Pearland, Texas and decided to pull what might be the best unnoticed prank on the franchise — ever.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 08:16 AM EDT

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

A St. Louis man is the new tenant of a tiny apartment with a unique layout — the kitchen and bathroom are in the same place. Yep. The toilet, bathtub, oven and sink are all in one room. The 200-square-foot...

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 at 08:17 PM EDT

Firefighters Rescue Man Who Was Stuck in Sewer for a Day

Firefighters Rescue Man Who Was Stuck in Sewer for a Day

Fire officials in Delaware say a man they pulled from a sewer system told rescuers he'd spent at least a day stuck underground. Around 30 firefighters and paramedics were called to a Wilmington intersection...

Friday, Aug 24, 2018 at 03:20 PM EDT

Maryland Condo Using DNA Kits to Solve Dog Poop Mysteries

Maryland Condo Using DNA Kits to Solve Dog Poop Mysteries

Fed up with dog poop being left around, board members at a Maryland condominium complex are now relying on DNA samples to police unscooped feces. Jeanne Fisher, the general manager for The Residence at Park...

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 at 05:28 AM EDT

Crazy Video: Masked Burglar Tunnels Into Calif. Store

Crazy Video: Masked Burglar Tunnels Into Calif. Store

A man was caught on camera after he allegedly tunneled into a store in La Verne, California, popping out from a hole in the wall while wearing a white mask and crawling around on his knees in a bizarre...

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 at 06:58 AM EDT

Mexican City of Guadalajara to Allow Sex in Public

Mexican City of Guadalajara to Allow Sex in Public

The authorities of the city of Guadalajara, considered to be one of the most conservative cities in Mexico, approved a law that allows sexual relations in public view, unless there's a public complaint....

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