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Saturday, Feb 20, 2016 at 07:36 PM PST

Lock of John Lennon's Hair Gets $35,000 at Auction

Lock of John Lennon's Hair Gets $35,000 at Auction

A lock of John Lennon's hair that was snipped as he prepared for a film role has sold for $35,000. Dallas-based Heritage Auctions said Saturday that the 4-inch lock of hair was purchased by Paul Fraser, a United...

Friday, Feb 19, 2016 at 10:58 PM PST

WATCH: Three-Legged Bobcat Released in Santa Monica Mountains

WATCH: Three-Legged Bobcat Released in Santa Monica Mountains

Santa Monica Mountain Park Service released a three-legged bobcat after catching it and studying its missing leg and its one-eared kitten.

Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016 at 08:05 AM PST

Teen, 18, Allegedly Posed as Doctor, Ran Medical Office

Teen, 18, Allegedly Posed as Doctor, Ran Medical Office

A South Florida teen has been arrested after authorities say he was posing as a doctor at an illegal medical office he ran. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that 18-year-old Malachi...

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016 at 10:52 AM PST

Sparks Fly as Backhoe Leads Deputies on Florida Joyride

Sparks Fly as Backhoe Leads Deputies on Florida Joyride

Officials say a 59-year-old man took a backhoe on a joyride across the famous Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys, dumping boulders onto the road along the way. Monroe County Sheriff's spokeswoman Becky...

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016 at 05:21 AM PST

Ohio Gas Station Glitch Lets Drivers Fill Up for Pennies

Ohio Gas Station Glitch Lets Drivers Fill Up for Pennies

A computer glitch led to a brief price war between two gas stations in northwest Ohio, allowing some drivers to fill their tanks for pennies per gallon. WTOL reports that a computer malfunction dropped...

Monday, Feb 15, 2016 at 11:53 AM PST

Man Skipped Work for 6 Years, Still Got Paid

Man Skipped Work for 6 Years, Still Got Paid

The case started with confusion over where a civil servant in southern Spain worked. Now a court has ruled he must pay back nearly 27,000 euros, or $30,500 USD, in wages because for years he actually didn't work...

Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 at 07:04 AM PST

Whale Bones Found in Luggage at DC-Area Airport

Whale Bones Found in Luggage at DC-Area Airport

Customs and Border Protection officials say possible whale bones were found in the luggage of a passenger who flew into BWI Airport from Iceland. The agency said in a news release Friday that the bones...

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 08:15 PM PST

Shoplift Suspect Hid Trout in Pants While Urinating: PD

Shoplift Suspect Hid Trout in Pants While Urinating: PD

A Tennessee man who allegedly urinated on the floor of a Walmart while trying to conceal a package of trout in his pants was arrested Wednesday, police said. A store employee told the reporting officer that the...

Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 at 04:57 PM PST

LA School Buses Fall in Love in Music Video

LA School Buses Fall in Love in Music Video

Two yellow school buses are the stars of a music video making the rounds on the Internet just before Valentine's Day.

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 05:18 PM PST

Man Helps Solve Own Disappearance

Man Helps Solve Own Disappearance

A man missing nearly 30 years has been found alive, living just 80 miles away from where he disappeared. He had reportedly been suffering major memory loss due to a head injury. Edgar Latulip vanished...

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