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Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 at 03:48 PM PDT

'Inky' the Octopus Escapes New Zealand Aquarium

'Inky' the Octopus Escapes New Zealand Aquarium

Inky the octopus waited until it was dark and the staff had gone home from the National Aquarium of New Zealand before making his move.

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 07:56 AM PDT

Canine Food Truck: Chicken Feet, Pumpkin Pretzels and 'Pupcakes'

Canine Food Truck: Chicken Feet, Pumpkin Pretzels and 'Pupcakes'

Stand on any block around lunchtime near Amazon.com's downtown Seattle headquarters and there are two common sights: people walking their dogs and people buying lunch at food trucks.

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 03:48 PM PDT

WATCH: Burglar Grills Burger in After-Hours Break-In

WATCH: Burglar Grills Burger in After-Hours Break-In

Police in Washington, D.C., are searching for a man seen in surveillance video who apparently grilled himself a hamburger as the restaurant was closed before allegedly swiping some water. Police said the...

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 10:06 AM PDT

Wayward Goat Wanders Into Calif. Starbucks

Wayward Goat Wanders Into Calif. Starbucks

A goat apparently needed a caffeine fix when it wandered into a Starbucks in Rohnert Park, California, over the weekend. Sgt. Rick Bates said dispatchers received several calls Sunday morning about a goat named...

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 07:13 AM PDT
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By Jacquelinne Mejia

Modern Update For World's Oldest Operating McDonald's

The world’s oldest operating McDonald’s known for its historic 1950s... View gallery

  • Golden Arches Since the 1950s
  • Drive-Thru Addition
  • Addition Approved
Thursday, Apr 7, 2016 at 08:41 AM PDT

'Stolen' Gold-Flecked Meteorite at Center of Legal Fight

'Stolen' Gold-Flecked Meteorite at Center of Legal Fight

A precious meteorite that’s traveled from the asteroid belt near Mars to the mountains of Fukang, China, to Marin County, California, is at the center of a vicious ownership battle being fought in San Francisco...

Friday, Apr 8, 2016 at 07:54 AM PDT

Alligator Caught 'Attempting to Gain Entry' to Fla. Home

Alligator Caught 'Attempting to Gain Entry' to Fla. Home

An alligator was removed from a mobile home community in Central Florida Tuesday after it approached a resident's front door. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, the gator was 9 feet 5 inches...

Tuesday, Apr 5, 2016 at 04:03 PM PDT

WATCH: Falling Tree Narrowly Misses NJ Cop Car

WATCH: Falling Tree Narrowly Misses NJ Cop Car

A New Jersey police car came dangerously close to being crushed by a large tree when the tree snapped and fell onto the road amid powerful winds Sunday, dashcam footage from the patrol car shows.

Monday, Apr 4, 2016 at 05:35 PM PDT

'Murder House' Waiting for That 'Special' Buyer

'Murder House' Waiting for That 'Special' Buyer

The ad on realtor.com for the four-bedroom home in Los Feliz tells only part of the story. The beautiful home nestled on a hill has a grand entrance, step-down living room, a ballroom, a library and serene...

Friday, Apr 1, 2016 at 04:00 PM PDT

Alaska's Capital Temporarily Renamed for Card Game UNO

Alaska's Capital Temporarily Renamed for Card Game UNO

On April Fool's Day, the capital of Alaska was going by the name of card game UNO, not Juneau. No joke. It was a play on words and part of a promotion with game and toy maker Mattel Inc., which is drawing...

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