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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 03:16 PM EDT

NY Woman Says Sinkhole Nearly Sucked Her Into Parents' Grave

NY Woman Says Sinkhole Nearly Sucked Her Into Parents' Grave

A 64-year-old Long Island woman is suing a local cemetery for traumatic brain injuries, PTSD and other problems she says she suffered when a sinkhole allegedly nearly sucked her into her parents' grave during a...

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 09:29 AM EDT

Car Careens Into NJ Home, Knocks Sleeping Man Out of Bed

Car Careens Into NJ Home, Knocks Sleeping Man Out of Bed

A sleeping man was knocked from his bed after a vehicle struck in a crash was pushed into his northern New Jersey home over the weekend, authorities say.

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 01:23 PM EDT

Woman in Racist Rant Video Continued Tirade in 911 Call

Woman in Racist Rant Video Continued Tirade in 911 Call

Video of a woman’s racist rant at a supermarket in East Haven is continuing to make rounds on the internet.

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 at 02:39 PM EDT

Woman Uses T-Shirt Cannon to Launch Drugs Into Prison: Cops

Woman Uses T-Shirt Cannon to Launch Drugs Into Prison: Cops

A woman is behind bars after allegedly using a T-shirt cannon to launch drugs, cellphones and other contraband over a prison fence in Oklahoma.

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 at 01:02 PM EDT

Goat That Escaped Slaughterhouse Found on Bronx Street

Goat That Escaped Slaughterhouse Found on Bronx Street

A goat that escaped a slaughterhouse was found on a Bronx street.

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 03:15 PM EDT

Md. Man Arrested After Bragging About Fla. Pelican Attack

Md. Man Arrested After Bragging About Fla. Pelican Attack

A Maryland man wanted in Florida for an apparent attack on a pelican was arrested in Ocean City Friday morning. The Monroe County, Florida, Sheriff’s Office got an arrest warrant for 31-year-old William Hunter...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 10:08 AM EDT

Taste of History: Yeast From 1886 Shipwreck Makes New Ale

Taste of History: Yeast From 1886 Shipwreck Makes New Ale

The most distinguishing feature of Jamie Adams' new ale isn't its hoppy bite but its compelling backstory — brewed from yeast in bottles of beer that went down on a doomed steamship and languished on the...

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 08:40 AM EDT

Goat Elected as Honorary Mayor Sworn in for First Term

Goat Elected as Honorary Mayor Sworn in for First Term

The new honorary mayor of Fair Haven, Vermont — a 3-year-old goat named Lincoln — was officially sworn into office this week. Lincoln was dressed in a sash reading "Mayor" for the Tuesday ceremony at the...

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 at 03:10 PM EDT

Little Lamb Spotted Running Along Gowanus Expressway

Little Lamb Spotted Running Along Gowanus Expressway

A little lamb -- not a goat, as it turns out -- was spotted running loose on the Gowanus Expressway during rush hour Wednesday morning.

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 at 06:40 PM EDT

NYC Man Who Owns 600 Sq-Ft Apartment Gets $38M Con Ed Bill

NYC Man Who Owns 600 Sq-Ft Apartment Gets $38M Con Ed Bill

A New York man was stunned when he received a whopping Con Ed bill — one totaling almost $38 million.

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