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University Accepts Food Items to Settle Parking Tickets

University Accepts Food Items to Settle Parking Tickets

The University of Delaware is offering people who've gotten parking tickets on campus to get out of paying their... Watch »

Nov 19, 2014
Canseco May Sell His Shot Finger, Gun on eBay

Canseco May Sell His Shot Finger, Gun on eBay

The former major leaguer tweeted Monday that he'll sell his detached digit, along with the gun with which he accide... Read »

Nov 18, 2014
WATCH: Tony Hawk Rides Hoverboard

WATCH: Tony Hawk Rides Hoverboard

The pro skateboarder tested the $10,000 prototype Hendo Hoverboard after husband and wife Greg and Jill Henderson... Read »

Nov 18, 2014

"Big Bootie" Pulled From School Test

Officials in a North Carolina school district have pulled a class assignment in a genetics test that referred to... Read »

Nov 17, 2014

"Dead" 91-Year-Old Polish Woman Wakes up in Morgue, Asks for Tea

A Polish doctor says she has been in "deep shock" since learning that a 91-year-old woman she pronounced dead woke... Read »

Nov 17, 2014
Land-Loving Jersey Shore Seal Headed to Detroit

Land-Loving Jersey Shore Seal Headed to Detroit

A seal with a fondness for New Jersey beaches — and the food-sharing fishermen and beachgoers that come with them —... Read »

Nov 14, 2014
Cocaine Hidden in Raw Meat Found at San Jose International Airport: TSA

Cocaine Hidden in Raw Meat Found at San Jose International Airport:...

TSA agents recently found three vacuum sealed packs of cocaine hidden in raw meat at the San Jose International... Read »

Nov 14, 2014
Thousands of Frozen Turkeys Spill on Highway

Thousands of Frozen Turkeys Spill on Highway

A semi-truck carrying up to 30,000 pounds of frozen turkeys took a turn too quickly Wednesday morning, flipping over... Watch »

Nov 18, 2014
Man Chose Wrong Yard Sale to Use Fake $20s: Police

Man Chose Wrong Yard Sale to Use Fake $20s: Police

State police charged a western Pennsylvania man with passing counterfeit $20 bills at a yard sale run by the wrong... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Pumpkin-Headed Deer Causes Confusion

Pumpkin-Headed Deer Causes Confusion

A plastic Halloween pumpkin stuck on a deer's head in Mentor, Ohio, is preventing it from eating and drinking. Resi... Watch »

Nov 10, 2014
Elderly Man Charged With Looting Tangerine Grove

Elderly Man Charged With Looting Tangerine Grove

Deputies in Florida say an 81-year-old man picked thousands of tangerines — 11 truckloads worth — and then sold the... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Woman Finds Intruder Snacking on Cookie Dough

Woman Finds Intruder Snacking on Cookie Dough

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary after a Wichita woman found him eating cookie dough... Read »

Nov 7, 2014
Scientists Use Robot Chick to Spy on Penguins

Scientists Use Robot Chick to Spy on Penguins

The newest tool for biologists is the baby penguin robotic spy, according to The Associated Press. Emperor penguins... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Woman Loses Wedding Ring in Halloween Candy

Woman Loses Wedding Ring in Halloween Candy

An Arizona woman is searching for her wedding ring after she says she accidentally gave it away with Halloween cand... Read »

Nov 2, 2014
Drivers Scoop up Cash That Fell From Armored Truck

Drivers Scoop up Cash That Fell From Armored Truck

An armored truck lost an unknown amount of money on a Maryland interstate Friday morning — and numerous drivers... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Jesus Face Seen in Flames as Man Rescued From House Fire

Jesus Face Seen in Flames as Man Rescued From House Fire

Does video of a dramatic house fire video show the face of Jesus? The scene was recorded at a Fresno, California... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014

"Teletubby" Breaks Into Home, Steals Leftover Chinese Food: Police

A Lehigh University student, dressed as the Laa-Laa character from the "Teletubbies" children's series, is... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Man Claims to Be Denzel Washington During Arrest

Man Claims to Be Denzel Washington During Arrest

A Tennessee man being arrested on charges of illegal marijuana possession told police he was Academy Award-winning... Read »

Oct 29, 2014

"Hello Kitty" Arrested on DUI Charge

Police say a Maine woman who was pulled over while wearing a Hello Kitty costume was arrested on a drunken driving... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Man Discovers Stranger Sleeping Next to Him: Cops

Man Discovers Stranger Sleeping Next to Him: Cops

A Clinton man woke up in the middle of the night to find a stranger sleeping next to him overnight into Saturday.... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014

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