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Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 12:37 PM PST

No Kidding: These Goats Are for Delivering Flowers

No Kidding: These Goats Are for Delivering Flowers

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 07:02 PM PST

Drivers Get Turkeys Instead of Traffic Tickets in Montana

Drivers Get Turkeys Instead of Traffic Tickets in Montana

Some Montana drivers got Thanksgiving turkeys instead of tickets when they were pulled over by traffic officers. Officers with the Billings Police Department checked for outstanding warrants Wednesday after...

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 10:54 AM PST

Baaaa-rack? Sheep Can Recognize Famous Faces, Study Finds

Baaaa-rack? Sheep Can Recognize Famous Faces, Study Finds

A new study shows that sheep have the ability to recognize human faces from photographs on computer screens. The Cambridge University study published Wednesday also shows that sheep can recognize the faces...

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 06:30 PM PST

Tornado Traps Men Under 3,000 Bales of Hay

Tornado Traps Men Under 3,000 Bales of Hay

An Indiana father and son recount the story of their miraculous survival after a tornado rips apart their barn and leaves them trapped under 3,000 bales of hay. WTHR's Alyssa Raymond reports.

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 09:12 PM PST

Stray 4-Foot-Long Crocodile Monitor Reunited With Owner

Stray 4-Foot-Long Crocodile Monitor Reunited With Owner

A 4-foot-long lizard discovered suntanning in a Riverside backyard, thousands of miles from its native land in the southwestern Pacific, was reunited with its owner.

Friday, Nov 3, 2017 at 11:39 AM PDT

Chubby Raccoon Gets Stuck in Sewer Grate

Chubby Raccoon Gets Stuck in Sewer Grate

A heavyset critter was found stuck in a sewer grate in a Northern Chicago suburb. Zion police officers came upon the “little” creature and with the help of animal control were able to free him....

Friday, Nov 3, 2017 at 10:02 AM PDT

Raccoon That Ate Too Much Got Stuck in Sewer Grate: PD

Raccoon That Ate Too Much Got Stuck in Sewer Grate: PD

Turns out the feeling many people relate to after a big meal isn't unique to humans. One raccoon in a Chicago suburb apparently ate so well it got caught in a sewer grate Thursday. Authorities said they found...

Friday, Nov 3, 2017 at 05:34 AM PDT

What Are the Odds? Woman Claims 2 Lottery Prizes on Same Day

What Are the Odds? Woman Claims 2 Lottery Prizes on Same Day

She knows how to pick a winner. Kimberly Morris of Wake Forest scratched off two North Carolina lottery tickets on Monday, winning $1 million on one of the tickets and $10,000 with another, local media...

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 04:00 AM PDT

Judge Orders Man to Write Nice Things About His Ex

Judge Orders Man to Write Nice Things About His Ex

A judge on the Hawaiian island of Maui has handed down an unorthodox sentence to a man who pleaded no contest to violating a protection order preventing him from contacting his ex-girlfriend. Judge Rhonda...

Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 11:09 AM PDT

Statue of 45-Foot Woman Won't Stand on National Mall

Statue of 45-Foot Woman Won't Stand on National Mall

A permit to bring a 45-foot statue of a naked woman to Washington, D.C. was denied by the National Park Service.

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