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Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 05:34 AM PDT

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on Mass. Turnpike

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on Mass. Turnpike

A driver on the Massachusetts Turnpike saw a motorist in the lane next to him asleep behind the wheel Sunday. Dakota Randall says he was driving on Interstate 90 when he noticed a Tesla with its driver and...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 01:41 PM PDT

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

An apparently hungry thief broke into a Subway shop in D.C. overnight, jumped over the counter and made himself a sandwich. Surveillance footage shared by D.C. police on Tuesday shows a young man in shorts and...

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 07:36 AM PDT

Gunman Demands Chicken Sandwich From Texas Popeyes

Gunman Demands Chicken Sandwich From Texas Popeyes

A man pulled a gun at a Popeyes restaurant in Houston after being told they were out of chicken sandwiches, police say. Houston police Lt. Larry Crowson says officers were called to the restaurant Monday night...

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 06:12 AM PDT

NYC Officials Looks for Person Behind Massive Raw Chicken Spill

NYC Officials Looks for Person Behind Massive Raw Chicken Spill

A mystery meat incident in Brooklyn has the NYC Department of Sanitation asking: who spilled raw chicken across the road? Massive piles of raw chicken were seen scattered on Bond Street in Boerum Hill on...

Sunday, Sep 1, 2019 at 04:20 PM PDT

This 'Whiplash' Planet Is Unlike Anything Astronomers Have Ever Seen

This 'Whiplash' Planet Is Unlike Anything Astronomers Have Ever Seen

Astronomers have discovered a giant planet whose extreme orbit makes it unlike anything they’ve ever seen, NBC News reports. Dubbed HR 5183 b, the exoplanet is at least three times as massive as Jupiter, and it...

Friday, Aug 30, 2019 at 04:55 AM PDT

NJ Woman Fell Asleep in Her Car, Woke to Find It Missing

NJ Woman Fell Asleep in Her Car, Woke to Find It Missing

Police in New Jersey say a possible carjacker apparently removed a sleeping 80-year-old woman from her parked car before stealing the vehicle and leaving her in the driveway. Hamilton police say the woman told...

Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 at 09:19 PM PDT

Corona Has a Weird Problem: Aggressive Wild Pigs

Corona Has a Weird Problem: Aggressive Wild Pigs

The city of Corona has now issued what could be described as an unusual alert: Residents are being warned to watch out for wild pigs because they may become aggressive.

Friday, Aug 23, 2019 at 07:34 AM PDT

Toilet Paper Ribbon Cutting Held for Self-Cleaning Restroom

Toilet Paper Ribbon Cutting Held for Self-Cleaning Restroom

A toilet-paper ribbon was cut Thursday by Los Angeles city officials to signify the opening of the city's first self-cleaning toilet at the North Hollywood Recreation Center.

Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019 at 05:49 PM PDT

Biofilm on Jefferson Memorial Cleaned With Lasers in $8M Reno

Biofilm on Jefferson Memorial Cleaned With Lasers in $8M Reno

Specialists are using lasers to clean up the black biofilm on the Jefferson Memorial dome. The biofilm was first noticed in 2006. “Biofilm is a microbial community of algae, fungi and bacterial growth,”...

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 01:09 PM PDT

Man's Search for Old $50 Bill from Grandparents Goes Viral

Man's Search for Old $50 Bill from Grandparents Goes Viral

When Ryan Dubray was given a $50 bill from his grandparents as he headed off to college in case of emergency, he never dreamed it would be spent at a toll — more than two decades later. Dubray’s grandparents...

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