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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 10:08 AM EST

Girl Turns to Police Department for Help on Math Homework

Girl Turns to Police Department for Help on Math Homework

When a 10-year-old girl needed help with her math homework, she sought assistance from an unlikely source — her local police department. “I’m having trouble with my homework. Could you help me?” Lena Draper...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 07:04 AM EST

Suspected Drunk Driver Does Cartwheels During Sobriety Test

Suspected Drunk Driver Does Cartwheels During Sobriety Test

A woman was arrested after she did cartwheels during her field sobriety test, police said. Bryelle Marshall, 23, was arrested Friday evening and charged with battery, aggravated DWI and driving with an expired...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 03:00 PM EST

NJ Lt. Governor Gets Resignation Letter — From Her Husband

NJ Lt. Governor Gets Resignation Letter — From Her Husband

New Jersey's lieutenant governor has received a letter of resignation — from her husband. Kim Guadagno's husband, Michael, is an appeals court judge. In order to collect his pension, he is required by law to...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:40 AM EST

Bull in Wild Queens Chase Dies Hours After Capture

Bull in Wild Queens Chase Dies Hours After Capture

The rogue bull that escaped from a Queens slaughterhouse and led police on a wild, hours-long chase through neighborhood streets Tuesday, ducking under caution tape and sidestepping cops, has died, NYPD...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 07:34 AM EST

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

Fla. Student Grades Ex's Apology Letter, Sends It Back

A University of Central Florida student's reaction to his ex-girlfriend's plea for forgiveness is making the rounds on social media. Nick Lutz received a hand-written, four-page letter from his ex, who...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 06:22 PM EST

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

Telephone Owned by Adolf Hitler Sells for $243,000

A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000. Andreas Kornfeld of Alexander Historical Auctions says the phone sold Sunday afternoon to a person who bid by phone. The auction house does not...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 10:02 AM EST

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

Ohio Woman Uses Obit for One Final Jab at Trump

As her loved ones mourn their loss, one Ohio woman found a source of comfort in her own passing – by taking a parting shot at President Donald Trump in her obituary. Elizabeth "Liz" Smith died Monday at the age...

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 at 12:48 PM EST

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

Joggers in Bras, Boxers Raise Money for Sick Children

In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, joggers ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity event benefiting sick children. Saturday's annual Cupid's Undie Run featured 1,000 people in their...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 11:55 AM EST

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists Say They’ve Discovered a Lost Continent

Scientists say they have identified an underwater continent two-thirds the size of Australia — and they are calling it Zealandia. This newly proposed continent is about 1.74 million square miles in size and...

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 02:23 AM EST

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Brewery Offers Paid Leave for Workers Who Rescue Dogs

Scotland-based brewery BrewDog recognizes that, while a dog is a person's best friend, introducing a new dog into the home can be a difficult process. The company announced earlier this week that they're giving...

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