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Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 11:55 AM EST

Moose Crashes Through Window, Lands in Couple's Basement

Moose Crashes Through Window, Lands in Couple's Basement

A couple in Utah had a Valentine's Day surprise when they discovered a moose had fallen through the window well and landed in the basement of the home they were house-sitting. KSL's Andrew Adams reports.

Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 at 02:32 PM EST

MTA Declares Love for Riders, Finds Its Feelings Unrequited

MTA Declares Love for Riders, Finds Its Feelings Unrequited

The MTA boldly declared its love for commuters in a Valentine’s Day message on Twitter — only to have its feelings crushed by riders who didn’t return the sentiment.

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 05:27 AM EST

Real Estate Investors Unknowingly Buy Booby-Trapped House

Real Estate Investors Unknowingly Buy Booby-Trapped House

A team of Philadelphia real estate investors was lucky to avoid what could have been a tragedy after coming across a stairway booby-trapped with a swinging knife. Ekrem Uysaler said he and his team were scoping...

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019 at 04:08 PM EST

NJ Woman May Be Early Contender for Mug Shot of the Year

NJ Woman May Be Early Contender for Mug Shot of the Year

A New Jersey woman may be an early contender for mug shot of the year.

Monday, Feb 18, 2019 at 10:19 AM EST

Chimpanzees Escape Zoo Enclosure in Northern Ireland

Chimpanzees Escape Zoo Enclosure in Northern Ireland

Never doubt the intelligence of a group of chimpanzees! Zookeepers say a few chimps used branches to make a ladder and escape their enclosure at a zoo in Northern Ireland.

Monday, Feb 11, 2019 at 01:41 PM EST

Car Thief Strikes Same Couple Five Times

Car Thief Strikes Same Couple Five Times

A Texas man is accused of repeatedly stealing a couple's car at night, using it to commit other crimes, then returning it by morning. KPRC's Brittany Jeffers reports.

Monday, Feb 11, 2019 at 12:36 PM EST

Impish Chimps Make Ladder, Escape Enclosure in Northern Ireland

Impish Chimps Make Ladder, Escape Enclosure in Northern Ireland

Zookeepers say a group of chimpanzees used branches weakened by a storm to make a ladder and escape from their enclosure at the Belfast Zoo. Video filmed Saturday by visitors to the Northern Ireland zoo showed...

Monday, Feb 4, 2019 at 11:19 AM EST

7-Eleven Plays Awful High-Pitched Sound to Boot Loiterers

7-Eleven Plays Awful High-Pitched Sound to Boot Loiterers

A Portland convenience store installed a high-pitch sound generator to clear out homeless loiterers. Yes, the problem apparently is that bad. More offbeat stories here. KGW's Mike Benner reports. ...

Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019 at 01:44 PM EST

Real Golden Grenade Found in Checked Bag at Newark Airport

Real Golden Grenade Found in Checked Bag at Newark Airport

TSA officers detected a golden grenade in a checked bag at Newark Liberty International Airport Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019 at 03:49 PM EST

It'll Be So Cold Thursday That ... Crazy Things Could Happen

It'll Be So Cold Thursday That ... Crazy Things Could Happen

Storm Team 4 has been warning New Yorkers for days about how bone-chillingly cold it will get this week as the arctic mass freezing Chicago with -50 degree wind chills heads our way. So it'll be cold, some of...

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