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Nearly Mile-Long Pizza Made in Italy

Nearly Mile-Long Pizza Made in Italy

It took 18 hours, 1.5 tons of mozzarella cheese and 2 tons of tomato sauce, but 60 of Italy's best pizza-makers... Read »

Jun 22, 2015

"Adorable" New Octopus Species Discovered in California

A researcher at the Monterey Bay Aquarium is deciding what to name a tiny new species octopus she has... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Scientists Discover 400,000-Year-Old Tartar on Cavemen Teeth

Scientists Discover 400,000-Year-Old Tartar on Cavemen Teeth

Like modern Americans at summer barbecues, people living in the early Paleolithic era were big fans of grilling... Read »

Jun 20, 2015
Over 60 Surfers Ride Massive Board Into Record Books

Over 60 Surfers Ride Massive Board Into Record Books

Surf City USA laid claim to another bit of surfing legend Saturday as a group of surfers banded together to break a... Watch »

Jun 21, 2015
Woman Busted With Cocaine-Filled Breast Implants at Airport

Woman Busted With Cocaine-Filled Breast Implants at Airport

A Honduran woman trying to travel to Spain with 3.3 pounds of liquid cocaine in her breast implants was arrested at... Read »

Jun 20, 2015
Murder Medley: Canned Food Allegedly Used in Killing

Murder Medley: Canned Food Allegedly Used in Killing

A woman allegedly used canned food to bludgeon her boyfriend to death in Southern California on Tuesday and was... Read »

Jun 18, 2015
Raccoon Riding on Top of an Alligator in Florida

Raccoon Riding on Top of an Alligator in Florida

A Florida man snapped an "Only in Florida" picture: a raccoon riding on top of an alligator. Read »

Jun 15, 2015
Cicadas Swarm Reporter Standing on Top of Tank

Cicadas Swarm Reporter Standing on Top of Tank

A Kansas reporter tries to report on top of a tank when swarming cicadas interrupt her. Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
Man Dismissed From Jury Duty for Wearing Prisoner Costume

Man Dismissed From Jury Duty for Wearing Prisoner Costume

A Vermont man has escaped jury duty - by getting dismissed for wearing a prisoner costume. James Lowe of Barnet says Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Man Dressed as Woman Accused of Peeping Inside Wal-Mart Restroom

Man Dressed as Woman Accused of Peeping Inside Wal-Mart Restroom

Police say a man dressed in women's clothing is accused of using a mirror to try to see into a women's restroom... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Cop Impersonator Arrested in Ventura

Cop Impersonator Arrested in Ventura

A cop impersonator armed with a gun was arrested after police officers spotted him dressed in full uniform next to a... Read »

Jun 9, 2015
Del Taco Customer Pepper Sprays Employees

Del Taco Customer Pepper Sprays Employees

A woman pepper sprayed a Del Taco restaurant manager and other customers over a dispute about a burrito, witnesses... Watch »

Jun 9, 2015
Escaped Bison Found Running on New York Thruway

Escaped Bison Found Running on New York Thruway

Four bison escaped from a farm Upstate and took to the New York State Thruway on Saturday to evade their owner and... Read »

Jun 6, 2015
Bulldog Named Elvis Swallows 3 Pacifiers, Survives

Bulldog Named Elvis Swallows 3 Pacifiers, Survives

After swallowing not one, but three pacifiers, a 6-year-old British bulldog named Elvis was able to make a full... Read »

Jun 5, 2015
Fla. Man Arrested After Dance on Squad Car: Deputies

Fla. Man Arrested After Dance on Squad Car: Deputies

A southwest Florida man, who claimed to fear vampires, was arrested earlier this year after a bizarre incident in... Read »

Jun 4, 2015
Indiana Debuts Bacon-Scented Lottery Scratch-Off

Indiana Debuts Bacon-Scented Lottery Scratch-Off

The Hoosier Lottery has debuted a new bacon-scented lottery game that offers players the possibility of winning... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
Alleged Burglar Told Woman He Was

Alleged Burglar Told Woman He Was "Sent by God": Police

Authorities say a New Jersey man found reclining in a woman's car and wearing her slippers told her that he was sent... Read »

Jun 3, 2015
Man Ran Fake DUI Checkpoint While Drunk: Cops

Man Ran Fake DUI Checkpoint While Drunk: Cops

Police say a man who set up a drunken-driving checkpoint complete with road flares while pretending to be a... Read »

Jun 3, 2015
Police Take Pig Into Custody

Police Take Pig Into Custody

Officers in suburban Detroit took a stray pig into custody, holding the animal in the back of a police vehicle... Watch »

Jun 2, 2015
Miniature Horse Stolen From Rural SoCal Town

Miniature Horse Stolen From Rural SoCal Town

Rural crime investigators say thieves stole a miniature horse from a San Bernardino County town and were asking for... Read »

Jun 2, 2015

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