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"Teletubby" Breaks Into Home, Steals Leftover Chinese Food: Police

A Lehigh University student, dressed as the Laa-Laa character from the "Teletubbies" children's series, is facing charges after breaking into a friend's Pennsylvania home and stealing leftover food. Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Students' Worms Destroyed in Rocket Explosion

Students' Worms Destroyed in Rocket Explosion

When the unmanned rocket exploded Tuesday after launching from a NASA launchpad in Virginia, there wasn't only 5,000... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Man Claims to Be Denzel Washington During Arrest

Man Claims to Be Denzel Washington During Arrest

A Tennessee man being arrested on charges of illegal marijuana possession told police he was Academy... Read »

Oct 29, 2014

"Hello Kitty" Arrested on DUI Charge

Police say a Maine woman who was pulled over while wearing a Hello Kitty costume was arrested on a drunken... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Man Discovers Stranger Sleeping Next to Him: Cops

Man Discovers Stranger Sleeping Next to Him: Cops

A Clinton man woke up in the middle of the night to find a stranger sleeping next to him overnight into Saturday.... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Gold Nugget Found in California Finds Secret Buyer

Gold Nugget Found in California Finds Secret Buyer

One of the largest gold nuggets in modern times pulled from Northern California's historic Gold Country has sold to... Read »

Oct 26, 2014
Regretful California Robber Returns Cash: Police

Regretful California Robber Returns Cash: Police

Police in Northern California say a man robbed a gas station only to return hours later to give the money back... Read »

Oct 26, 2014
Woman With Last Name of Crook Arrested for Burglary

Woman With Last Name of Crook Arrested for Burglary

A woman with the last name of Crook was arrested for burglary at a department store in Alhambra Friday night, police... Read »

Oct 26, 2014
America's First Cat Cafe Opens in Oakland

America's First Cat Cafe Opens in Oakland

America’s first cat café opened its doors Saturday in Oakland, California. At the Cat Town Café, people can buy a... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Thief Poses as DA to Steal Beer, Pizza: Police

Thief Poses as DA to Steal Beer, Pizza: Police

Pennsylvania state police say they're looking for a man pretending he's Pittsburgh's district attorney to steal... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Man Busted With 500 Pairs of Stolen Panties, Firearms

Man Busted With 500 Pairs of Stolen Panties, Firearms

Felony charges are pending against Benjamin Hawkins, 18, after police discovered 500 pairs of stolen panties... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Lady Liberty to Don Halloween Costume: Report

Lady Liberty to Don Halloween Costume: Report

This year, even the Statue of Liberty will be getting dressed up for Halloween, according to USA Today. The... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Shark Bites into Maui Man's Paddleboard

Shark Bites into Maui Man's Paddleboard

A shark knocked a Maui man off a stand-up paddleboard, officials say. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Drunk Woman Arrested, Mistook Jail for Bar: Police

Drunk Woman Arrested, Mistook Jail for Bar: Police

One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Florida Man Accused of Stealing Restaurant Plumbing Parts

Florida Man Accused of Stealing Restaurant Plumbing Parts

Police say they've flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and restaurant... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Burglar Finds $10,000 Hidden in Coffee Cans

Burglar Finds $10,000 Hidden in Coffee Cans

State police say someone got away with a lot of change when they burglarized a rural western Pennsylvania home.... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
PHOTO: Man Plays With 2 Snakes on NYC Subway

PHOTO: Man Plays With 2 Snakes on NYC Subway

Snakes on a plane? Fuggedaboutit. In New York City, surprised subway riders discovered two snakes on a train.... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Woman Gets Snake She Didn't Order in Mail

Woman Gets Snake She Didn't Order in Mail

Granite City, Illinois, police say a woman has received a baby python in the mail that someone purchased with her... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Texas Football Player Finds Skull at Cemetery

Texas Football Player Finds Skull at Cemetery

An El Paso middle school football player discovered a human skull on Monday while cleaning a pauper cemetery as part... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Parrot Missing for Years Returns Speaking Spanish

Parrot Missing for Years Returns Speaking Spanish

A pet parrot that spoke with a British accent when it disappeared from its home four years ago has been reunited... Read »

Oct 14, 2014

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