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Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 08:22 AM EDT

Can't Fight Kitty Hall: Cat Elected as Mayor in Michigan

Can't Fight Kitty Hall: Cat Elected as Mayor in Michigan

Politics in a small northern Michigan village have gone to the cats and dogs and goats and even chickens. Omena's newly elected mayor is a feline named Sweet Tart. Dogs Diablo Shapiro and Punkin Anderson Harder...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 11:30 PM EDT

Memphis Man Steals Date's Car, Goes on Another Date: Police

Memphis Man Steals Date's Car, Goes on Another Date: Police

Police in Memphis say a man stole his date's car and drove it to a date with another woman. Police say a woman reported her car stolen after Kelton Griffin went to her house to take her on a date. WMC-TV...

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 at 08:47 PM EDT

2-Year-Old Plays Catch With Dog Over Fence

2-Year-Old Plays Catch With Dog Over Fence

This cute Twitter video that has gone viral shows a little 2-year-old playing catch with a neighbor's dog over their fence. The dog and child play together every time they're both outside at the same time.

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 01:30 PM EDT

Dino Derby: T-Rexes 'Race' at Washington Racetrack

Dino Derby: T-Rexes 'Race' at Washington Racetrack

You haven't seen a derby like this. Racers in T-Rex costumes took a turn on the Emerald Downs racetrack in Auburn, Washington, in a hilarious 10 second sprint caught on cam. 

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 11:22 AM EDT

Mattress Firm Hiring 'Snoozetern' to Join Social Media Team

Mattress Firm Hiring 'Snoozetern' to Join Social Media Team

You don’t have to be awake at work as a Mattress Firm intern. The mattress store is hiring a “snoozetern” to help the company’s social media team tease product launches and assist customers in selecting the...

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 06:52 PM EDT

'Zombie' Rat Climbs Out of NYC Bathroom Sink

'Zombie' Rat Climbs Out of NYC Bathroom Sink

A Brooklyn couple experienced firsthand one of New York City’s most disgusting urban legends: a rat came wiggling its way out of their plumbing.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 10:05 AM EDT

Video Shows Woman Capture, Bag Live Birds in Philly Park

Video Shows Woman Capture, Bag Live Birds in Philly Park

A U.S. park ranger confronted a woman seen snatching birds at a historic square in Philadelphia and placing them alive in plastic bags, and she claimed she released the birds after catching them. Videos posted...

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018 at 11:37 PM EDT

Man Wins Grand Prizes on 9 Mass Cash Lottery Tickets

Man Wins Grand Prizes on 9 Mass Cash Lottery Tickets

A Massachusetts man has done the unthinkable and won a total of nine $100,000 grand prizes on tickets he purchased for Monday night's Mass Cash drawing. Robert Lundstedt of Brockton had a strange feeling about...

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 09:56 AM EDT

Deforestation Threatens Some of Earth's Natural Cures

Deforestation Threatens Some of Earth's Natural Cures

Amazing medical cures from the Earth’s forests are threatened by deforestation.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 10:37 AM EDT
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By Shoshana Stahl

This Man Cut His 31-Foot Fingernails in NYC After 66 Years

The man with the world's longest fingernails has cut them -- after 66 years --...View gallery

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