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Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 11:09 AM EDT

Pickle-Flavored Slush Coming to Sonic

Pickle-Flavored Slush Coming to Sonic

There are fried pickles, pickle-flavored chips and other options for all the pickle lovers out there. But soon there'll also be a pickle-flavored slush, thanks to Sonic. The drive-in chain announced Friday...

Friday, Mar 16, 2018 at 01:21 PM EDT

Cows Wander New York Highway After Snowy Pileup

Cows Wander New York Highway After Snowy Pileup

Dozens of cows roamed an upstate New York highway early Friday morning after escaping a tractor-trailer that got into a multi-vehicle pileup, video shows.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 02:36 PM EDT

A Perfect Match: Husband Donates Kidney to Wife

A Perfect Match: Husband Donates Kidney to Wife

A man gave his wife the ultimate wedding anniversary present: his kidney. After the wife was diagnosed with a disease and found out she needed a kidney transplant, doctors determined that her husband was a...

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018 at 06:36 PM EDT

Teacher Who Fed Puppy to Snapping Turtle Under Investigation

Teacher Who Fed Puppy to Snapping Turtle Under Investigation

A beloved science teacher at an Idaho high school is under investigation after he allegedly fed a live puppy to a snapping turtle in front of students. Robert Crosland, a science teacher at Preston Junior High...

Friday, Mar 16, 2018 at 08:57 AM EDT

'Elsa' Saves the Day for Boston PD Vehicle Stuck in Snow

'Elsa' Saves the Day for Boston PD Vehicle Stuck in Snow

Video of a Boston lawyer dressed as Queen Elsa from the animated movie "Frozen" helping a Boston police vehicle stuck in deep, deep, deep, deep snow is going viral on social media. When the police wagon got...

Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018 at 12:31 PM EDT

'BBC Dad' Reflects on Mostly Fun, 'Sometimes Weird' Year

'BBC Dad' Reflects on Mostly Fun, 'Sometimes Weird' Year

The professor whose live TV interview was adorably interrupted by his two young children a year ago is reflecting on how his life has changed, "Today" reported. "People often ask me and my wife what it has been...

Tuesday, Oct 30, 2018 at 03:27 PM EDT

The History of Daylight Saving Time

The History of Daylight Saving Time

Every spring we set our clocks forward an hour, and every fall we set them back, but why? Before you fall back an hour this weekend, learn the real story behind Daylight Saving Time.

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 10:23 AM EST

Bug Off: San Francisco Signs Suggest 'Angry' Bees in Cars to Prevent Break-Ins

Bug Off: San Francisco Signs Suggest 'Angry' Bees in Cars to Prevent Break-Ins

Some people are offering an interesting tip to protect car owners from thieves busting into vehicles in San Francisco. At least two signs posted near Alamo Square Park encourage folks to adhere to common...

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 09:41 AM EST

Time Is Slowing in Europe Over 2 Countries' Power Dispute

Time Is Slowing in Europe Over 2 Countries' Power Dispute

Millions of Europeans who arrived late to work or school Wednesday had a good excuse — an unprecedented lag in the continent's electricity grid that's slowing down some clocks. The problem is caused by a...

Thursday, Mar 8, 2018 at 09:47 AM EST

This Is Why Alexa Was Creepily, Spontaneously Laughing

This Is Why Alexa Was Creepily, Spontaneously Laughing

Since February, Amazon Echo users have been reporting that Alexa, its virtual personal assistant, has been breaking into laughter unprompted, NBC News reported. People have been posting videos of childlike...

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