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San Francisco Woman Breeds Rats, Releases Them in City Parks

San Francisco Woman Breeds Rats, Releases Them in City Parks

Authorities in San Francisco say their hands are tied when it comes to stopping a woman who has been breeding... Read »

May 31, 2014
Bear Kicks Back in Backyard Hammock

Bear Kicks Back in Backyard Hammock

A black bear took a much-needed break in a backyard hammock, after spending the night knocking over trash cans... Read »

May 31, 2014
Pooping Dog Diverts Cross-Country Flight

Pooping Dog Diverts Cross-Country Flight

Dog poop forced an emergency landing, according to passengers who took to Twitter to document the smelly ordeal. Read »

May 31, 2014
Swedish Artist Wants to Put a Little Red House on the Moon

Swedish Artist Wants to Put a Little Red House on the Moon

A Swedish artist is trying to raise $15 million through global crowdfunding to send a typical Swedish cottage to the... Read »

May 30, 2014

Dogs Can Fly: "Whisper" The Dog in Photos

"Whisper" became the first "wingsuit BASE jumping dog" in the world, when the Queensland Heeler jumped from the... View »

May 30, 2014
Horse on Loose Gallops on NY Highway

Horse on Loose Gallops on NY Highway

A runaway horse galloped down a highway in Westchester on Memorial Day, stunning drivers as they slowed down to... Watch »

May 28, 2014
Watch: Woman Downs 2 72-Ounce Steaks in Record Time

Watch: Woman Downs 2 72-Ounce Steaks in Record Time

Professional competitive eater Molly Schuyler downed a 72-ounce steak dinner in a record-setting 4 minutes and 48... Watch »

May 27, 2014
VIDEO: Man Tries to Break Into Ex's Home, Gets Stuck in Chimney

VIDEO: Man Tries to Break Into Ex's Home, Gets Stuck in Chimney

A man who was trying to break into his ex-girlfriend’s house through the chimney found rejection before he ever... Watch »

May 26, 2014
Baby Raccoons Mysteriously Left on Doorstep

Baby Raccoons Mysteriously Left on Doorstep

Five well-fed baby raccoons were mysteriously left on the doorstep of a county health department in New York Friday.... Read »

May 27, 2014

Craziest Food Heists: Hamburger Heist

Honey, nuts and cheese top the list of the most expensive — and delicious — food heists. View »

Jul 25, 2014
Man Steals Bread Truck, Makes Random Deliveries: Cops

Man Steals Bread Truck, Makes Random Deliveries: Cops

Authorities say a man wearing nothing but underwear stole a bakery truck in Manhattan and began delivering loaves of... Read »

May 22, 2014
WATCH: Bear Saves Cub From Highway

WATCH: Bear Saves Cub From Highway

A black bear was captured on video lifting its cub off a busy highway in British Columbia, Canada. Read »

Jul 8, 2014
20M Bees Swarm Delaware Highway After Tractor Trailer Crash

20M Bees Swarm Delaware Highway After Tractor Trailer Crash

Millions of bees swarmed a ramp on I-95 after a tractor trailer crash in Delaware on Tuesday. The vehicle, which was... Watch »

May 21, 2014

Wingsuit Skydivers Soar Over Manhattan

Members of the Red Bull Air Force soar over Lower Manhattan before landing on a barge in the Hudson River in a... View »

May 20, 2014
Monkey on the Loose After Fire at Pa. Rescue

Monkey on the Loose After Fire at Pa. Rescue

Volunteers at an exotic animal rescue in southern Pennsylvania are still looking for a monkey that got loose and ran... Read »

May 20, 2014
San Francisco Sign Hacked, Warns of

San Francisco Sign Hacked, Warns of "Godzilla Attack"

Someone hacked into an electronic message board on Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco Wednesday, posting alerts... Read »

May 16, 2014

Unbelievable Animals: Lake Tahoe Bear Cubs

Check out some of the craziest animals and the stories behind them. View »

Jul 28, 2014
The Pentagon Has a Zombie Survival Plan

The Pentagon Has a Zombie Survival Plan

The Pentagon maintains a contingency plan for a zombie apocalypse, according to a Foreign Policy magazine report.... Read »

May 14, 2014
Woman Finds 12-Foot Python in Bathroom

Woman Finds 12-Foot Python in Bathroom

A 12-foot python has been returned to its owner after a slithery stop at a Central Texas home where a woman earlier... Read »

May 14, 2014
Must See: Shark Delivery Caught on Camera

Must See: Shark Delivery Caught on Camera

Florida fishermen reel in pregnant hammerhead shark, then help her deliver 20 pups. John Rogers reports. Watch »

May 12, 2014
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