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Alligator Bites Man Fishing Golf Balls From Florida Lake
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Alligator Bites Man Fishing Golf Balls From Florida Lake

A Pompano Beach man fishing golf balls out of a lake around the Bonaventure Country Club in Weston ended up with a lot more than he bargained for when an alligator bit him. Watch »

14 minutes ago
New Jersey Sues Florida Pizza Shop Over Logo

New Jersey Sues Florida Pizza Shop Over Logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to the... Read »

30 minutes ago
McDonald's Worker Sold Crack During Shift: Police

McDonald's Worker Sold Crack During Shift: Police

An undercover sting at a McDonald's on suburban Philadelphia's swanky Main Line has led to the arrest of a fast food... Watch »

4 hours ago
Geico Insurance Banner Falls on Bay Area House

Geico Insurance Banner Falls on Bay Area House

One Bay Area couple can now say for certain their house is covered by insurance. A 4,000-square-foot Geico... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Firefighter Shows Up Drunk at Stranger's Apartment: Police

Firefighter Shows Up Drunk at Stranger's Apartment: Police

Connecticut firefighter Lamont Freeman, 44, showed up drunk at a multi-family apartment in Hartford while he was off... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Orange Isn't the New Black: Michigan Jail Dumps Orange Jumpsuits

Orange Isn't the New Black: Michigan Jail Dumps Orange Jumpsuits

A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
ATM Stolen From NYC Store, Dumped Off Bridge: Police

ATM Stolen From NYC Store, Dumped Off Bridge: Police

A thief broke into a Staten Island convenience store overnight and hauled out an ATM, taking out $1,300 before... Watch »

Jul 22, 2014
Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting

Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting

A suspected shoplifter fled topless after being busted at a Southern California mall. But police were easily able to... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Attention, Passengers: Please Stand at Your Seats

Attention, Passengers: Please Stand at Your Seats

Frequent fliers may have new seating arrangements to look forward to — that is, if elevated, cramped... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
El Pollo Loco Burglar Arrested After Returning for Food

El Pollo Loco Burglar Arrested After Returning for Food

Daniel Lee Warn, 28, was arrested by police Wednesday in a Costa Mesa El Pollo Loco restaurant after allegedly... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Burglar Steals Pepsi, Soup From Md. Home

Burglar Steals Pepsi, Soup From Md. Home

The woman who lives at the home told police that she had returned to find her rear door ajar and her kitchen and... Read »

Jul 20, 2014
2 Arrests in Cheese Company Bus Theft

2 Arrests in Cheese Company Bus Theft

Three restored Volkswagen minibuses, worth $100,000 each, vanished early Saturday from a hotel parking lot. Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Princeton Prof Accused of Stealing 21 Lawn Signs

Princeton Prof Accused of Stealing 21 Lawn Signs

Police have charged a Princeton University professor with stealing lawn signs belonging to a computer repair... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Family Hatches Four-Legged Duckling

Family Hatches Four-Legged Duckling

Hatching animals is nothing new to one Sulphur Louisiana family, but they were surprised when one of their young... Watch »

Jul 17, 2014
Voodoo Priest's Primate Skull, Dead Bats Confiscated at Airport

Voodoo Priest's Primate Skull, Dead Bats Confiscated at Airport

One of the tasks of U.S. Customs and Border Protection at Washington Dulles International Airport is to intercept... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
Puppies to Ping-Pong: How to Kill Time at Airports

Puppies to Ping-Pong: How to Kill Time at Airports

Forget napping in uncomfortable airport furniture, feigning interest in duty-free goods and drinking one too many... Read »

Jul 16, 2014
3 Bright Orange Cheese Trucks Found

3 Bright Orange Cheese Trucks Found

Three restored Volkswagen minibuses, worth $100,000 each, vanished early Saturday from a hotel parking lot. Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Dog Owners Who Neglect Pup Poop on Own Lawns May Be Fined by NY Town

Dog Owners Who Neglect Pup Poop on Own Lawns May Be Fined by NY Town

One Long Island village is proposing fines for dog owners who don’t clean up after their pets – even on their own... Read »

Jul 15, 2014
Dozens of Giant African Snails Seized at LAX

Dozens of Giant African Snails Seized at LAX

Los Angeles International Airport customs inspectors intercepted a pair of baskets containing dozens of live... Read »

Jul 15, 2014
3 Bright Orange Cheese Company Trucks Stolen

3 Bright Orange Cheese Company Trucks Stolen

Three restored Volkswagen minibuses, worth $100,000 each, vanished early Saturday from a hotel parking lot. Read »

Jul 14, 2014
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