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Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 02:46 PM EDT

Raccoon Gets Stuck in Vending Machine

Raccoon Gets Stuck in Vending Machine

This raccoon got stuck inside a vending machine inside a high school in Florida. Animal Control officers and police rescued the animal and released him outside.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 12:31 PM EDT

Plane Passenger Gets Entire Flight to Himself

Plane Passenger Gets Entire Flight to Himself

A New York City-based director got a private jet experience as the only passenger on his flight, and chronicled his experience in a video that he shared online. Vincent Peone told The Washington Post that...

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 09:03 AM EDT

Bear Breaks Into Home, Leaves by Smashing Through Wall

Bear Breaks Into Home, Leaves by Smashing Through Wall

A black bear broke into a Colorado house over the weekend and left by breaking through a wall "like the Kool-Aid Man," according to a Facebook post from the local police department.

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 03:18 PM EDT

6 Things to Know About the Perseid Meteor Shower

6 Things to Know About the Perseid Meteor Shower

The two-day Perseid meteor shower offers one of the most spectacular shooting star displays.

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 10:18 PM EDT

19-Year-Old Struck by Lightning in NJ Recounts Scary Moment

19-Year-Old Struck by Lightning in NJ Recounts Scary Moment

Brendan Darby was in the middle of his exercise at a New Jersey school field Thursday night when storms rolled in. The next thing he remembers is laying on the ground – shaken and 20 feet away from the soccer...

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 11:03 AM EDT

Guilt-Ridden NJ Ketchup Thief Gets Car Help Offer From Heinz

Guilt-Ridden NJ Ketchup Thief Gets Car Help Offer From Heinz

Heinz is looking for a guilt-ridden ketchup thief who snatched two bottles from a New Jersey diner last month, then returned them weeks later after she said bad Karma took over her life.

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 06:31 PM EDT

Old Town Road Street Signs Keep Disappearing in Mass. Town

Old Town Road Street Signs Keep Disappearing in Mass. Town

Someone has taken their tools to the Old Town Road in Wellesley, Massachusetts, this spring and ridden off with a street sign — three times, officials said. The road shares its name with the hit single by...

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 03:38 PM EDT

Creepy NJ 'Watcher' Mansion Finally Sells - at $500,000 Loss

Creepy NJ 'Watcher' Mansion Finally Sells - at $500,000 Loss

The owners of a house, considered by some as one of the creepiest in New Jersey thanks to series of spooky letters sent by an apparent anonymous stalker alleging the house is being “watched”, sold the sprawling...

Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 01:45 PM EDT

Woman Who Put Octopus on Face: 'I Want People to Know Not to Do This'

Woman Who Put Octopus on Face: 'I Want People to Know Not to Do This'

Jamie Bisceglia thought she could win a photo contest at a fishing derby in Washington, but her decision to take a photo with an octopus on her face resulted in a trip to the hospital.

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 09:59 AM EDT

Ex-NY Officer Faces Slew of Charges in Raccoon Shooting

Ex-NY Officer Faces Slew of Charges in Raccoon Shooting

A former New York state correction officer is facing a litany of charges in connection to the shooting of a raccoon in a backyard and an attempt to cover-up the incident, prosecutors say.

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