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Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 12:30 PM EDT

Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

Man Awarded $37.5K After Police Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

A man arrested in Florida after police mistook doughnut glaze in his car for meth has received a $37,500 settlement. Daniel Rushing was arrested in December 2015 when Cpl. Shelby Riggs-Hopkins spotted flakes of...

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 07:32 PM EDT

Cows Keep Traffic From Moo-ving on Nashville Parkway

Cows Keep Traffic From Moo-ving on Nashville Parkway

A truck carrying cows overturned in Nashville, Tennessee, allowing the animals to roam free.

Monday, Oct 9, 2017 at 01:08 PM EDT

Have Wife, Will Carry: Couples Vie in Wife-Carrying Contest

Have Wife, Will Carry: Couples Vie in Wife-Carrying Contest

It was a messy slog but a Virginia couple reaped the rewards of cash -- and beer -- in the North American Wife Carrying Championship. Jake and Kirsten Barney, from Lexington, Virginia, finished first Saturday...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017 at 10:40 AM EDT

Man Clings to Front of School Bus in Road Rage Case

Man Clings to Front of School Bus in Road Rage Case

Baltimore police arrested a man in a bizarre case of road rage last Thursday, after a video showed him clinging to the front of a moving school bus and banging on the hood while demanding the driver open the...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 09:33 AM EDT

Pumpkin Spice Air Freshener Prompts Evacuation of Md. School

Pumpkin Spice Air Freshener Prompts Evacuation of Md. School

An unusual smell prompted an evacuation and a hazardous materials response at a Baltimore high school. But after five people were taken to the hospital complaining of upset stomachs, fire officials discovered...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 06:36 AM EDT

South Dakota St. Bernard Has Record-Longest Tongue for a Dog

South Dakota St. Bernard Has Record-Longest Tongue for a Dog

A St. Bernard in South Dakota has set a new, slobbery world record. Mochi, also known as Mo, holds the Guinness World Records title for having the longest tongue on a dog. According to Guinness World Records...

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 04:19 PM EDT

Arrested Drunk Man Says He Time Traveled to Warn of Aliens

Arrested Drunk Man Says He Time Traveled to Warn of Aliens

Police say a central Wyoming man they arrested for public intoxication claimed he had traveled back in time to warn of an alien invasion. The man told police he was only able to time travel because aliens...

Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 08:42 PM EDT

Researchers Digging for Fossilized Feces Near Revere's Home

Researchers Digging for Fossilized Feces Near Revere's Home

Archaeologists are excavating what they believe was the site of an outhouse next door to Paul Revere's home - and the "privy," as the colonists politely called their potties, could be flush with artifacts.

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017 at 02:41 PM EDT

Man Claims He Found Maggots in Wawa Hoagie

Man Claims He Found Maggots in Wawa Hoagie

A convenience store chain is challenging a man's claim that he found maggots in a sandwich he ordered from a store in New Jersey. Chris Garcia tells The Trentonian he bought a buffalo chicken cheesesteak hoagie...

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 04:46 PM EDT

Raccoon Jumps on Moving Colorado Police Van, Takes a Ride

Raccoon Jumps on Moving Colorado Police Van, Takes a Ride

A Colorado Springs police officer heading to an accident scene in a van got a big surprise when a raccoon jumped onto the front windshield of the vehicle and stayed there until the officer pulled over. The...

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