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Thursday, Jan 5, 2017 at 09:10 PM PST

Man in Fedora Robs Liquor Store With His Hand

Man in Fedora Robs Liquor Store With His Hand

Police are trying to find a man who robbed a convenience store Nov. 11 wearing a fedora and pretending his hand was a gun. (Published Jan. 5, 2017.)

Friday, Jan 6, 2017 at 10:47 AM PST

Auto Dealer Commercial Bloopers Go Viral

Auto Dealer Commercial Bloopers Go Viral

A blooper posted on an auto dealer's Facebook page may prove to be the better marketing strategy, after White Bear Mitsubishi's outtakes reel gathered millions of views in just two weeks. The commercial, posted...

Thursday, Jan 5, 2017 at 01:12 PM PST

Mandy Moore Reacts to 'Flattering and Terrifying' Shower Mosaic

Mandy Moore Reacts to 'Flattering and Terrifying' Shower Mosaic

A mural of Mandy Moore was said to be found inside an apartment shower in Queens — a piece of art that inspired the singer and actress to respond on Twitter. Roommates apparently discovered the life-sized,...

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 02:27 PM PST

Llama Runs Free on Roads Near Athens, Georgia

Llama Runs Free on Roads Near Athens, Georgia

A llama was on the lam in Georgia for a little while Wednesday afternoon, bringing out sheriff's deputies and, according to two witnesses, slowing traffic as onlookers gawked. The woolly scofflaw was seen in...

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 12:01 PM PST

Utah Woman Says Plane Dropped Feces on Her Home

Utah Woman Says Plane Dropped Feces on Her Home

A Salt Lake City woman says a commercial plane dropped human waste on her car and home, and it isn't the first time this has happened. "At first I thought, 'Wow, some bird really took a dump on my car!" said...

Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 04:37 PM PST

Virginia Woman Finds Anaconda in Apartment Toilet

Virginia Woman Finds Anaconda in Apartment Toilet

A woman called Animal Control last week after she found a snake in a toilet in an Arlington County apartment. To repeat: She. Found. A. Snake. In. A. Toilet. An animal control officer was able to safely remove...

Friday, Dec 30, 2016 at 10:42 PM PST
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Top SoCal Pursuits of 2016

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Friday, Dec 30, 2016 at 11:21 AM PST

Roads In Canada Turn Into Ice Rinks

Roads In Canada Turn Into Ice Rinks

Parts of Canada have seen so much ice building up on the roads that residents have been putting on their skates. Laura Spink posted a video from Peterborough on Monday showing an adept skater moving around with...

Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 at 08:18 AM PST

Mundane Items Ooze Love, Loss at Failed-Relationships Museum

Mundane Items Ooze Love, Loss at Failed-Relationships Museum

The new Museum of Broken Relationships in Los Angeles displays artifacts from failed unions, most of them mundane under ordinary circumstances.

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 10:23 AM PST

The Crazy Year in Politics (Besides Trump and Clinton)

The Crazy Year in Politics (Besides Trump and Clinton)

It's a tradition for NBC News to sum up the oddest, silliest and most head-scratching political moments of the year, but this year was a strange one. Even if the social media fodder from the deeply divisive...

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