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Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 11:41 AM EDT

Balder Eagle: Bird's Featherless Head Stumps Experts

Balder Eagle: Bird's Featherless Head Stumps Experts

A bald eagle, the soaring symbol of America, is recovering from an injury or ailment that left the top of its head featherless. Fishermen spotted the bird on the ground south of Syracuse last month, according...

Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 at 08:33 PM EDT

Giant Snake Hitches Ride on NYC Subway Days After Raccoon

Giant Snake Hitches Ride on NYC Subway Days After Raccoon

You can now add snake to the wide variety of people, animals and microorganisms that have come in contact with the city’s subway poles.

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 04:14 PM EDT

Man Destroys Ten Commandments Monument 24 Hours After Unveiling

Man Destroys Ten Commandments Monument 24 Hours After Unveiling

A man yelled “freedom” as he rammed his car into a monument depicting the Ten Commandments outside the Arkansas State Capitol, less than 24 hours after it was unveiled. Michael Tate Reed posted...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 01:07 PM EDT

Watch: Man Is Hit By Bus Then Walks Into Pub

Watch: Man Is Hit By Bus Then Walks Into Pub

Keep calm and carry on. That’s what Englishman Simon Smith seemed to do after being struck by a bus on his way home from work. Almost immediately after, Smith brushed himself off and entered a nearby pub as if...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 09:49 AM EDT

Cops Pull Over Speeding Man With Alien Doll Passenger

Cops Pull Over Speeding Man With Alien Doll Passenger

Not quite warp speed: Speeding Man Had Alien Doll Passenger Police say a motorcycle officer who stopped a driver for speeding on a suburban highway north of Atlanta had an 'extraterrestrial encounter' — sort...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 09:33 AM EDT

Oscar Mayer Adds New Vehicles, Drone to WienerFleet

Oscar Mayer Adds New Vehicles, Drone to WienerFleet

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a… WienerDrone? Oscar Mayer announced the expansion of its "WienerFleet" in a Youtube video Monday, which will add two new hot dog-shaped vehicles to bring the company's products...

Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 at 10:36 AM EDT

Raccoon Rides Subway, New Yorkers Have Feelings About It

Raccoon Rides Subway, New Yorkers Have Feelings About It

Video of a raccoon riding the subway, nibbling food out of a bowl as it's seated between two people, has New Yorkers alternately repulsed, amused and just plain bewildered. Subway rider Brooke Hogan told...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 08:46 PM EDT

20-Pound Live Lobster Found in Luggage at Boston Airport

20-Pound Live Lobster Found in Luggage at Boston Airport

A Transportation Security Administration screener at Boston's Logan Airport made a huge catch at checked baggage on Sunday. TSA spokesperson Michael McCarthy tweeted a photo of a screener posing with a...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 09:34 AM EDT

Diner Finds Dead Frog in Salad at LA Restaurant

Diner Finds Dead Frog in Salad at LA Restaurant

Officials with the BJ's Restaurants chain said they're investigating how a dead frog wound up in a diner's salad at one of the company's locations in West Covina, Los Angeles County. Shawna Cepeda posted a...

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017 at 09:34 AM EDT

National Llama Competition

National Llama Competition

Hundreds of llamas and alpacas will gather in Waterloo, Iowa, this weekend to take part in The Gathering of Friends and Champions, a national llama competition. The llamas will be judged on their fleece, agility...

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