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McDonald's Matches Burger King's Black Burger

McDonald's Matches Burger King's Black Burger

A month after Burger King released a black burger, its rival McDonald's has come out with a similar burger with... Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Shotgun-Toting New Jersey Man Shoots Down Drone

Shotgun-Toting New Jersey Man Shoots Down Drone

A Cape May County, New Jersey man shot down a drone hovering over his neighbor's yard and taking pictures. Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
Bumbling Beer Bandits Botch Burglary

Bumbling Beer Bandits Botch Burglary

A pair of beer bandits fumbled their way through the crime as they tried to steal upwards of 72 cans of beer from an... Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
Pumpkin Fever: Healthy or Not?

Pumpkin Fever: Healthy or Not?

While many foods that contain "pumpkin" are automatically considered to be healthy, some pumpkin-flavored... Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
Supermarket Worker Allegedly Hid $1K in Meat in Pants

Supermarket Worker Allegedly Hid $1K in Meat in Pants

State police say a New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of... Read »

Oct 1, 2014

Spooky, Scary, Funny: Haunted House Reactions

Celebrate the season! For the past four years, View »

Oct 21, 2014

Wildest Food Crazes: Kale Day

Cronuts, cupcakes and frozen s'mores are just some of the recent food trends that have swept the culinary world. View »

Oct 1, 2014

Pumpkin Spice Madness: Craziest Treats

It seems like everyone is going crazy over pumpkin spice-flavored this and that. Take a look at the... View »

Oct 10, 2014
Big Smile in Denver Bank Robbery Suspect Mug Shot

Big Smile in Denver Bank Robbery Suspect Mug Shot

The mug shot of a man captured after trying to flee a bank robbery in Denver shows him flashing a broad,... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Dog Named Lazarus Survives Euthanasia Attempt

Dog Named Lazarus Survives Euthanasia Attempt

A mutt in Alabama is known as that dog that wouldn't die after he survived a euthanasia attempt by a local... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
Belfast Locals Confuse EU Flag for ISIS Flag

Belfast Locals Confuse EU Flag for ISIS Flag

It's often said the European Union has an image problem. In Belfast, it seems, the EU flag can be mistaken for... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Man Who Raised $55K for Potato Salad Throws Party

Man Who Raised $55K for Potato Salad Throws Party

An Ohio man who raised $55,000 in a joking crowdfunding appeal to pay for his first attempt at making potato... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Deer Takes Swim in a Los Angeles Pool

Deer Takes Swim in a Los Angeles Pool

A Los Angeles homeowner found a deer taking a dip in their pool on Saturday and caught the swim on Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
500 Pounds of Squash Stolen From Church

500 Pounds of Squash Stolen From Church

Members of a Pittsfield, Massachusetts, church say they're heartbroken by the theft of 500 pounds of squash grown in... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Mailman Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

Mailman Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

A New York City postal carrier is accused of failing to deliver more than 40,000 pieces of mail, some dating... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

A truck dripping rancid juices from thousands of pounds of rotting chicken sat in the heat attracting flies Thursday... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Baby Calf With

Baby Calf With "7" on Head Named After Steelers' QB

Moooove over, Ben Roethlisberger. There's a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania. The folks at Vale Wood Farms... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

The two amorous donkeys who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited at a zoo in... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Flea Day: Students Sent Home After School Infested

Flea Day: Students Sent Home After School Infested

Students at an elementary school in Hayward, California, got the day off Monday after staff discovered a... Read »

Sep 24, 2014
70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

A turtle that weighs a whopping 70 pounds was found wandering streets near a country club in Southern... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014

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