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Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 10:33 PM PDT

Chicken of the Sea? Pet Chicken Loves to Paddleboard

Chicken of the Sea? Pet Chicken Loves to Paddleboard

The hen's owner, Karly Venezia, said she enjoys excursions on the water with "Loretta."

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 04:46 PM PDT
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By Malcolm Ritter

Flowers Create Blue Halo to Attract Bees: Study

They create a blue halo, apparently to attract the bees they need for pollinatio...View gallery

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Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 03:35 AM PDT

Mich. Man Brings Doughnuts to His Arrest After Cops Win Bet

Mich. Man Brings Doughnuts to His Arrest After Cops Win Bet

A 21-year-old man wanted for probation violations surrendered at a suburban Detroit police station — with a dozen doughnuts for officers. The sweet gesture didn't help Michael Zaydel. He still was sentenced to...

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 06:58 PM PDT

Woman Pleads Guilty in 'Rape Fantasy' Case

Woman Pleads Guilty in 'Rape Fantasy' Case

A woman pleaded guilty Tuesday -- and was immediately sentenced to five years in prison -- for framing the ex-fiancee of her now- estranged husband, a U.S. marshal, causing the victim to be wrongly arrested...

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 11:46 AM PDT

Bear Cubs' Great Escape Ends in the Back of a Squad Car

Bear Cubs' Great Escape Ends in the Back of a Squad Car

Two bear cubs that escaped from a South Dakota wildlife park didn't get far, due in part to their curiosity. The Rapid City Journal reports that a man spotted the cubs lollygagging in his neighbor's yard about...

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 04:53 PM PDT

Florida Candidate: Aliens Took Me Aboard Their Ship at Age 7

Florida Candidate: Aliens Took Me Aboard Their Ship at Age 7

A Florida candidate for Congress said Monday she stands by her claims she was abducted to an alien spaceship at age 7 but that the incident shouldn't detract from what she's done here on Earth since then. Bett...

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 06:43 AM PDT

Paddington Bear Dances with the Duchess of Cambridge

Paddington Bear Dances with the Duchess of Cambridge

Paddington Bear shared a dance with the Duchess of Cambridge, the former Kate Middleton, at a charity event the Royals were hosting at the famous Paddington Station, where the iconic children's book character...

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 12:25 PM PDT

This Is What Happens When You Take a Fidget Spinner to Space

This Is What Happens When You Take a Fidget Spinner to Space

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station tested a fidget spinner in zero gravity. They had time to play with the popular toy in between three scheduled space walks this month.

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 09:30 AM PDT

Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

A man arrested in Florida after police mistook doughnut glaze in his car for meth has received a $37,500 settlement. Daniel Rushing was arrested in December 2015 when Cpl. Shelby Riggs-Hopkins spotted flakes of...

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 at 09:05 AM PDT

Man Who Blamed Government Mind Control Sentenced in Slaying

Man Who Blamed Government Mind Control Sentenced in Slaying

A Southern California man who blamed a "government mind control project" for his actions in the point-blank shooting death of a store clerk has been sentenced to 93 years to life in prison.

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