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Friday, Dec 9, 2016 at 04:58 AM PST

Brit Flies to NY, Proposes at 'Ghostbusters' Firehouse

Brit Flies to NY, Proposes at 'Ghostbusters' Firehouse

A British man flew his girlfriend all the way across the pond to New York City so he could propose to her at the firehouse used in the "Ghostbusters" franchise. Wearing a hard hat and safety vest, Giles...

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 at 06:48 AM PST

Controversial 'Zombie Nativity' Vandalized in Ohio

Controversial 'Zombie Nativity' Vandalized in Ohio

A suburban Cincinnati man says someone vandalized the "Zombie Nativity" scene he puts up annually, beheading the ghoulish-looking Mary figure and flipping the greenish baby Jesus into the yard. Jasen Dixon says...

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 03:20 AM PST

Rock-Loving Orangutan Causes $220K Damage at St. Louis Zoo

Rock-Loving Orangutan Causes $220K Damage at St. Louis Zoo

A rock-loving orangutan named Rubih went ape on the observation windows of her St. Louis zoo enclosure, forcing nearly $200,000 in repairs and the temporary closure of the exhibit. Zookeepers say the 12-year-old...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 11:33 AM PST

Lost in the Shuffle: Fla. Half-Marathon Runner Goes Missing for 12 Hours

Lost in the Shuffle: Fla. Half-Marathon Runner Goes Missing for 12 Hours

Melissa Kitcher had full intentions of completing her first half-marathon Sunday, but it's safe to say she pictured it ending a little bit differently. Kitcher went missing for nearly 12 hours after running off...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 05:10 AM PST

NYC Subway Rat Undaunted by Gigantic Dinner Roll

NYC Subway Rat Undaunted by Gigantic Dinner Roll

This so-called Roll Mole is giving Pizza Rat a run for its money. A rat was recorded dragging a comically large dinner roll on the subway tracks on the Upper East Side last Thursday, another sign of the...

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 11:40 AM PST

"Bird" the Bird Poses in Man's Mug Shot After Unlucky Arrest

"Bird" the Bird Poses in Man's Mug Shot After Unlucky Arrest

A 4-year-old macaw named "Bird" is an instant celebrity after appearing in a posed booking mug shot in Oregon with his unfortunate owner. Craig Buckner left Bird in a tree outside court in Washington County...

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 06:42 AM PST

Full-Sized Titanic Replica Being Built in China

Full-Sized Titanic Replica Being Built in China

Construction on the world's first full-sized Titanic replica has started in China, a country with a well-documented fascination with the tale of the ill-fated ocean liner. The 300-meter (984-foot) vessel...

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 05:53 AM PST

Santa Claws: Beaver Picks Through Christmas Decor at Dollar Store

Santa Claws: Beaver Picks Through Christmas Decor at Dollar Store

When it's time to decorate your dam, you have to hit the store.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 04:42 AM PST

Werewolf, Gorilla And Santa All Caught on Trail Camera

Werewolf, Gorilla And Santa All Caught on Trail Camera

A Kansas police trail camera was set up after reports of mountain lion sightings and yielded some hilarious surprises.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 05:41 AM PST

Student Gains Attention for Putting Hats on Squirrels

Student Gains Attention for Putting Hats on Squirrels

A Penn State student famous for her whimsical photos of campus squirrels is nearing graduation. Four years after she became an internet sensation, senior Mary Krupa is still placing tiny hats on the ubiquitous...

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