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Man Chose Wrong Yard Sale to Use Fake $20s: Police

Man Chose Wrong Yard Sale to Use Fake $20s: Police

State police charged a western Pennsylvania man with passing counterfeit $20 bills at a yard sale run by the wrong... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Elderly Man Charged With Looting Tangerine Grove

Elderly Man Charged With Looting Tangerine Grove

Deputies in Florida say an 81-year-old man picked thousands of tangerines — 11 truckloads worth — and then sold the... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Woman Finds Intruder Snacking on Cookie Dough

Woman Finds Intruder Snacking on Cookie Dough

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary after a Wichita woman found him eating cookie dough... Read »

Nov 7, 2014
Scientists Use Robot Chick to Spy on Penguins

Scientists Use Robot Chick to Spy on Penguins

The newest tool for biologists is the baby penguin robotic spy, according to The Associated Press. Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Woman Loses Wedding Ring in Halloween Candy

Woman Loses Wedding Ring in Halloween Candy

An Arizona woman is searching for her wedding ring after she says she accidentally gave it away with Halloween... Read »

Nov 2, 2014
Drivers Scoop up Cash That Fell From Armored Truck

Drivers Scoop up Cash That Fell From Armored Truck

An armored truck lost an unknown amount of money on a Maryland interstate Friday morning — and numerous drivers... Read »

Oct 31, 2014

"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... 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 Award-winning... 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 driving... 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 and... 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... 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 along... 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 telling... Read »

Oct 20, 2014

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