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Sunday, Jul 28, 2019 at 09:22 AM EDT

Communities Near Area 51 Brace for Influx of UFO Tourists

Communities Near Area 51 Brace for Influx of UFO Tourists

More than two million people have RSVP'd to a Facebook event, titled “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us,” threatening to storm the top-secret base in Nevada, NBC News reported. Tourism drawn by talk...

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 11:17 AM EDT

Man Who Caught Chicago Alligator 'Chance the Snapper' Immortalized as Bobblehead

Man Who Caught Chicago Alligator 'Chance the Snapper' Immortalized as Bobblehead

Not only will "Chance the Snapper" soon be a bobblehead - the man who captured him in Chicago's Humboldt Park Lagoon will be too. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled a Frank "Alligator"...

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 07:55 PM EDT

Mystery Solved: 16-Year-Old Details How Burger Got to Queens

Mystery Solved: 16-Year-Old Details How Burger Got to Queens

Lincoln Boehm wanted to know how a pristine In-N-Out burger ended up on a New York City street and he got his answer Wednesday from a 16-year-old girl in Queens.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 at 05:58 PM EDT

Pristine In-N-Out Burger Mysteriously Appears on NYC Street

Pristine In-N-Out Burger Mysteriously Appears on NYC Street

You won’t find any In-N-Out Burger joints east of Rockwall, Texas, and yet, somehow, a seemingly pristine and untouched In-N-Out burger was found on a New York City street.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 at 12:48 PM EDT

Brazen Theft: CT Cops Need Help Locating Massive Excavator

Brazen Theft: CT Cops Need Help Locating Massive Excavator

Have you seen this excavator?

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 at 11:23 AM EDT

Wild Video Shows Cop Ride Mechanical Bull With Gun at Hip

Wild Video Shows Cop Ride Mechanical Bull With Gun at Hip

A police officer from the City of Kilgore in Texas was filmed riding a mechanical bull this week, without taking off any of his gear. Cops posted to Facebook that they had turned up to a large party with loud...

Monday, Jul 22, 2019 at 04:50 PM EDT

NY Pros: Not so Fast on Fake German Heiress’ Netflix Deal

NY Pros: Not so Fast on Fake German Heiress’ Netflix Deal

Prosecutors have asked a New York judge to prevent the con artist Anna Sorokin from cashing in on a Netflix production expected to highlight the extravagant ruse that landed the woman who posed as a German...

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 03:30 PM EDT

FL Man Realizes He Can't Drive Stick Shift During Carjacking

FL Man Realizes He Can't Drive Stick Shift During Carjacking

A Central Florida man found himself behind bars after police say he tried to steal a car from an elderly man – only to realize he didn’t know how to drive the stick shift vehicle. News outlets say 25-year-old...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 10:51 PM EDT

Hot Dog: You Can Book a Stay on the Wienermobile

Hot Dog: You Can Book a Stay on the Wienermobile

Chicago is a hot bed for hot dog enthusiasts, and in honor of National Hot Dog Day, one of the world’s most iconic vehicles is being made available to rent on Airbnb. According to Oscar Mayer, their iconic...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 08:57 PM EDT

US Air Force Warns Against Joke Event to 'Storm Area 51'

US Air Force Warns Against Joke Event to 'Storm Area 51'

The U.S. Air Force has warned people against participating in an internet joke suggesting a large crowd of people "storm Area 51," the top-secret Cold War test site in the Nevada desert. A prank event on...

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