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Texas Town Seeks Ways to Pop Post Dr. Pepper

Texas Town Seeks Ways to Pop Post Dr. Pepper

More than two years after Dr Pepper cut ties with a bottler in a Central Texas town best known for its connection to... Read »

Jul 7, 2014
Python Trapped in Barbecue Grill

Python Trapped in Barbecue Grill

Residents in Florida City trapped a Burmese python in a barbecue grill on Thursday.

Miami-Dade Fire... Watch »

Jul 4, 2014
Drought in North Texas Spawns Grasshopper Invasion

Drought in North Texas Spawns Grasshopper Invasion

For yet another year, the dry spring and ongoing drought left North Texans with a loud, destructive summer... Watch »

Jul 3, 2014
Frustrated Bank Robber Exits Without Cash

Frustrated Bank Robber Exits Without Cash

A man tried to rob a bank in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood Wednesday afternoon but gave up while waiting for... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Woman Eats Nothing But Pet Food for 30 Days

Woman Eats Nothing But Pet Food for 30 Days

A pet store owner in Washington state has vowed to eat nothing but pet food for 30 straight days to raise awareness... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Giant Maze Taking Over National Building Museum

Giant Maze Taking Over National Building Museum

The National Building Museum wants visitors to get lost in a new installation in the museum's Great Hall this... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Train Enthusiasts Visit All 468 NYC Subway Stops in Less Than 24 Hours

Train Enthusiasts Visit All 468 NYC Subway Stops in Less Than 24 Hours

A group of British train enthusiasts broke the world record for the fastest run through New York City’s subway... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Candidate Disqualified After Qualifying Fee Check Bounces

Candidate Disqualified After Qualifying Fee Check Bounces

Florida Representative David Richardson was planning for a re-election campaign against Republican Laura Rivero... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Artist's Messy Bed Sells for $4.4M at London Auction

Artist's Messy Bed Sells for $4.4M at London Auction

Artist Tracey Emin has sold her bed — and the disheveled sheets, empty vodka bottles, cigarette butts and discarded... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Talking Parrot Missing After Mission Bay Outing

Talking Parrot Missing After Mission Bay Outing

The trainer of a rare parrot, last seen one week ago at Mission Bay Park, fears the bird could be with someone... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Class Ring Lost for 60 Years Turns Up in Dry Texas Lake

Class Ring Lost for 60 Years Turns Up in Dry Texas Lake

An 84-year-old Washington state woman will soon be reunited with her 1953 university class ring after someone found... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Woman Burned After Laptop Suddenly Explodes

Woman Burned After Laptop Suddenly Explodes

A 72-year-old woman in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, is recovering after her laptop suddenly exploded, causing a small... Watch »

Jul 1, 2014
South Dakota Town on Sale For $400K

South Dakota Town on Sale For $400K

A businessman looking to invest more time in his traveling concession business is seeking a buyer for his rural,... Read »

Jun 30, 2014
Naked Man at Virginia Bar Flees, Crashes Into Cars

Naked Man at Virginia Bar Flees, Crashes Into Cars

The first problem was being naked, at a bar in Clarendon, Virginia. But there was much more mayhem in store Saturday... Watch »

Jun 30, 2014
Challenger Claims Okla. Congressman Is Dead, Replaced by Clone

Challenger Claims Okla. Congressman Is Dead, Replaced by Clone

The opponent of an Oklahoma congressman claims that his challenger was hanged in the Ukraine in 2011 and has been... Read »

Jun 28, 2014
Want Pot With That? Woman Finds Bag of Marijuana in French Fries

Want Pot With That? Woman Finds Bag of Marijuana in French Fries

A Maryland woman found a little something extra in her fries after taking a trip to a local Sonic restaurant this... Watch »

Jun 28, 2014

"Calm as a Cucumber" Couple Poses for Photos After Car Flips

Ben Neufeld described his wife as "calm as a cucumber" after their car flipped onto its side outside the couple's... Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Why Obama Is on UK World Cup Mugs

Why Obama Is on UK World Cup Mugs

A British company created souvenir World Cup mugs for England's soccer team, but made one glaring mistake. One of... Read »

Jun 25, 2014
Nanny Locks Child in Car, Then Shoplifts: Police

Nanny Locks Child in Car, Then Shoplifts: Police

A Long Island nanny is accused of leaving a 3-year-old girl inside a car while she shoplifted merchandise from a... Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Lizard Reported Stolen is Found

Lizard Reported Stolen is Found

Miranda prayed to God that somebody would find her precious rare Australian bearded dragon lizard named Ganga. Read »

Jun 25, 2014
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