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Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 09:45 AM PDT

Shark Bites Swimmer Off Miami-Area Beach

Shark Bites Swimmer Off Miami-Area Beach

A swimmer was bitten by what lifeguards believed was a bullhead shark in South Florida on Sunday. Miami-Dade lifeguards believe this is the first shark attack in 20 years.

Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 05:43 AM PDT

Teenager Wins Calif. Lottery Twice in One Week

Teenager Wins Calif. Lottery Twice in One Week

Talk about being lucky, and then some. A 19-year-old woman is $655,555 richer after purchasing not one but two winning lottery tickets in the same week at two California locations, according a recent report...

Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 08:54 PM PDT

Kiteboarder, Humpback Whale Collide in San Francisco Bay

Kiteboarder, Humpback Whale Collide in San Francisco Bay

A kiteboarder struck a humpback whale in the San Francisco Bay while a camera was rolling. Andrei Grigoriev crashed into the massive marine mammal off Crissy Field Beach on June 18. The stunned man told...

Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017 at 06:27 AM PDT

VP Pence Touches NASA Equipment Labeled 'Do Not Touch'

VP Pence Touches NASA Equipment Labeled 'Do Not Touch'

Vice President Mike Pence was seen touching a piece of NASA equipment labeled "Do not touch" on Thursday, driving the internet wild. It happened while Pence was touring the Kennedy Space Center in Florida with...

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 01:45 PM PDT

Shoppers Can't Get to Store Without Being Attacked by Birds

Shoppers Can't Get to Store Without Being Attacked by Birds

The goods may not have been flying off the shelf at this store in Texas last week after birds decided to dive bomb every customer who tried to get in the doors.

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 06:08 PM PDT

Why Are Hundreds of Baby Clams Washing Ashore?

Why Are Hundreds of Baby Clams Washing Ashore?

Beach goers at Silver Strand State Beach near Coronado said Thursday they have noticed hundreds of baby clams along the coastline.

Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 07:11 AM PDT

Police Seek Help Finding Owner of Boat Left on Highway

Police Seek Help Finding Owner of Boat Left on Highway

An unexpected item was left sitting on U.S. 1 in central New Jersey Thursday afternoon: a 37-foot long boat. The vessel, named Maraliya out of Larchmont, New York, was left on the shoulder of the busy highway...

Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 07:14 AM PDT

Woman Weds Man 3 Years After Twitter Joke About Marrying Him

Woman Weds Man 3 Years After Twitter Joke About Marrying Him

Twitter, she married him. It just took a while. After Llia Apostolou sent a joking message on Twitter looking for a wedding date, a stranger took her up on the offer. The two never did end up going to the...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017 at 01:39 PM PDT

Redlands Police Capture 5-Foot-Long 'Not Friendly' Python

Redlands Police Capture 5-Foot-Long 'Not Friendly' Python

Police devised a plan to capture the python and transport it in one of their tactical bags

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 06:26 AM PDT

Man Hid Wife's Body in Freezer to Collect Social Security

Man Hid Wife's Body in Freezer to Collect Social Security

Authorities in Florida say the heirs of a man who hid his wife's body in a freezer so he could continue collecting her Social Security benefits have repaid the government for the money he took, the Department of...

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