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Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 07:23 AM PST

Bug Off: San Francisco Signs Suggest 'Angry' Bees in Cars to Prevent Break-Ins

Bug Off: San Francisco Signs Suggest 'Angry' Bees in Cars to Prevent Break-Ins

Some people are offering an interesting tip to protect car owners from thieves busting into vehicles in San Francisco. At least two signs posted near Alamo Square Park encourage folks to adhere to common...

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 06:41 AM PST

Time Is Slowing in Europe Over 2 Countries' Power Dispute

Time Is Slowing in Europe Over 2 Countries' Power Dispute

Millions of Europeans who arrived late to work or school Wednesday had a good excuse — an unprecedented lag in the continent's electricity grid that's slowing down some clocks. The problem is caused by a...

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 06:47 AM PST

This Is Why Alexa Was Creepily, Spontaneously Laughing

This Is Why Alexa Was Creepily, Spontaneously Laughing

Since February, Amazon Echo users have been reporting that Alexa, its virtual personal assistant, has been breaking into laughter unprompted, NBC News reported. People have been posting videos of childlike...

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018 at 06:10 AM PST

Wild Turkeys Causing Neighborhood Rift Near Concord Hospital

Wild Turkeys Causing Neighborhood Rift Near Concord Hospital

A flock of wild turkeys has been ruffling feathers at John Muir Health Center in Concord, and officials say because the birds' aggressiveness poses a health and safety risk, they plan to trap and euthanize...

Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 at 06:17 AM PST

Drunk Man Who Took $1,600 Uber Ride to NJ Seeks Donations

Drunk Man Who Took $1,600 Uber Ride to NJ Seeks Donations

A New Jersey man who got drunk in West Virginia and mistakenly ordered a $1,635 Uber ride back to his home state says he's seeking donations to help foot the bill. Kenny Bachman, who lives in Gloucester County,...

Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018 at 02:27 PM PST

Suspected Pimp Bites Investigator in Southern California

Suspected Pimp Bites Investigator in Southern California

Sheriff's officials say a man being interviewed for suspected pimping fought with an investigator and bit his hand before being subdued and arrested in Southern California.

Friday, Mar 2, 2018 at 03:20 PM PST

Craft Stores Serve as Backdrops for Photo Shoots

Craft Stores Serve as Backdrops for Photo Shoots

Fake flowers, yarn, ferns, fabric and ivy are just some of the items founds in craft stores that are also being used in a social media photo challenge. Portraits that look like they were taken in a garden are...

Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 at 01:07 PM PST

Man Gets Drunk, Accidentally Takes $1,600 Uber Ride

Man Gets Drunk, Accidentally Takes $1,600 Uber Ride

A New Jersey man who got drunk in West Virginia and mistakenly ordered a $1,635 Uber ride back to his home state says the experience was "crazy." NJ.com reported Wednesday that Kenny Bachman thought he was...

Thursday, Mar 1, 2018 at 06:19 AM PST

Bees, Hive Removed From Wall at South Bay Nursing Home

Bees, Hive Removed From Wall at South Bay Nursing Home

A South Bay nursing home had some unwelcome guests removed Wednesday. They actually had been staying at the home for a lot longer than anyone realized.

Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 at 08:24 PM PST
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