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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 03:40 AM PST

Bull in Wild NYC Chase Dies Hours After Capture

Bull in Wild NYC Chase Dies Hours After Capture

The rogue bull that escaped from a Queens slaughterhouse and led police on a wild, hours-long chase through neighborhood streets Tuesday, ducking under caution tape and sidestepping police officers, has died,...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 04:34 AM PST

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

A University of Central Florida student's reaction to his ex-girlfriend's plea for forgiveness is making the rounds on social media. Nick Lutz received a hand-written, four-page letter from his ex, who...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 03:22 PM PST

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000. Andreas Kornfeld of Alexander Historical Auctions says the phone sold Sunday afternoon to a person who bid by phone. The auction house does not...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 10:25 AM PST

Trooper Pulls Over HOV Violator with Mannequin Passenger

Trooper Pulls Over HOV Violator with Mannequin Passenger

HOV lanes on highways are designed to encourage ridesharing to reduce traffic and are reserved for any vehicle carrying two or more people.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:02 AM PST

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

As her loved ones mourn their loss, one Ohio woman found a source of comfort in her own passing – by taking a parting shot at President Donald Trump in her obituary. Elizabeth "Liz" Smith died Monday at the age...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 09:48 AM PST

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, joggers ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity event benefiting sick children. Saturday's annual Cupid's Undie Run featured 1,000 people in their...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 08:55 AM PST

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists say they have identified an underwater continent two-thirds the size of Australia — and they are calling it Zealandia. This newly proposed continent is about 1.74 million square miles in size and...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 11:49 PM PST

Golfer Takes on Gator to Save Dog

Golfer Takes on Gator to Save Dog

Florida golfer Lucky Copps lived up to his name recently when he jumped into a pond to save a friend's dog from an attacking alligator.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 02:46 PM PST

Ducks Take Over Russian Park

Ducks Take Over Russian Park

Thousands of ducks have taken up residence in the famous Peterhof Park near St.Petersburg, Russia for the winter instead of migrating to warmer places.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 11:23 PM PST

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Scotland-based brewery BrewDog recognizes that, while a dog is a person's best friend, introducing a new dog into the home can be a difficult process. The company announced earlier this week that they're giving...

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