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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 07:55 AM PDT

Cop Takes Selfie With Raccoon Busted in Woman's Bathroom

Cop Takes Selfie With Raccoon Busted in Woman's Bathroom

A raccoon busted pawing through a woman's bathroom cabinet was subjected not to a mugshot, but to a selfie. The rogue raccoon was looking somewhat guilty when it was caught with its arm in the bathroom cabinet...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 07:35 PM PDT

Three Arrested in Funeral Scam That Included Fake Signs

Three Arrested in Funeral Scam That Included Fake Signs

Victorville police investigated after noticing three people holding signs asking for funeral donations. A San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department press release said a 20-year-old man and two 14-year-old boys...

Sunday, Sep 9, 2018 at 11:32 AM PDT

Over 2 Dozen People Sickened at Wedding Near Beaumont

Over 2 Dozen People Sickened at Wedding Near Beaumont

Five people suffered major injuries and nine others sustained moderate injuries after falling ill at a wedding or wedding-related event near Beaumont, where people were extremely sick to their stomachs, a county...

Sunday, Sep 9, 2018 at 08:37 AM PDT

Man Plunges 40 Feet at Abandoned Missile Site

Man Plunges 40 Feet at Abandoned Missile Site

A man had to be hoisted to safety after plunging 40 feet down a hole at an abandoned missile site in Chatsworth.

Saturday, Sep 8, 2018 at 09:11 AM PDT

A Hot Mess: Truck Spills Peppers Onto Roadway

A Hot Mess: Truck Spills Peppers Onto Roadway

Things got a whole lot spicier on the streets of Santa Paula when a truck overturned and spilled its flavorful cargo.

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018 at 07:21 AM PDT

Rep. Billy Long Uses Auctioneer Skills to Drown Out Protester

Rep. Billy Long Uses Auctioneer Skills to Drown Out Protester

Former auctioneer Rep. Billy Long (R-Mo.) used his unique skills to override the voice of right-wing activist Laura Loomer, who had interrupted the House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing with Twitter...

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 09:43 AM PDT

Friends Hang up Fake Poster at McDonald's in Texas

Friends Hang up Fake Poster at McDonald's in Texas

A couple of friends noticed a blank wall at a McDonald’s in Pearland, Texas and decided to pull what might be the best unnoticed prank on the franchise — ever.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 05:16 AM PDT

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

Bath and Beyond: Kitchen-Bathroom Combo Apartment Causes Stir

A St. Louis man is the new tenant of a tiny apartment with a unique layout — the kitchen and bathroom are in the same place. Yep. The toilet, bathtub, oven and sink are all in one room. The 200-square-foot...

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 03:24 PM PDT
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By Heather Navarro

Adorable Blue-Eyed Mountain Lion Kittens Found

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Monday, Sep 3, 2018 at 01:09 PM PDT

Texas Mom with Baby Leads Police on High-Speed Chase

Texas Mom with Baby Leads Police on High-Speed Chase

Newly-released video shows a Texas mother with her baby lead police on a wild, high-speed chase. The pursuit happened in June near San Antonio.

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