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Mother Duck, Brood Waddle Through School
A mother duck and her brood got a brief tour of a middle school as teachers and students herded them from their courtyard nest to a nearby creek.
Marathon Runner Seeks Man She Kissed on a Dare
A woman who ran the Boston Marathon is looking for the man she kissed on a dare.
Man Cut Hole in Storage Unit Roof, Stole 35 Guitars
A man is accused of stealing enough musical equipment to outfit quite a few bands.
Man, 73, Punches 300-Pound Bear to Defend His Dog
A 73-year-old man who punched a 300-pound bear that appeared to be attacking his dog said he would do it again to protect his beloved pets.
Mom Has Misbehaving 10-Year-Old 'Arrested'
A mother had her misbehaving 10-year-old son "arrested" by police and posted pictures of him in handcuffs online, where they quickly went viral.
91-Year-Old Woman Gets Ticket for Rocking Chair Noise
A lawyer says police overreacted when they issued a $122 ticket to a 91-year-old woman for making too much noise with her rocking chair.
Woman Lights Man's Fuel Tank on Fire at Gas Station
Security cameras recorded the moment a woman set a man's fuel tank on fire when he refused to give her a cigarette.
Man Sues Hospital After His Leg Found in the Garbage
A man is suing a hospital for emotional distress, saying his leg was amputated and thrown in the garbage with his name tag still on it.
Man Who Fled Arrest Found Hiding 50 Feet Up Tree
Police say a man they were tracking after he took off following a traffic stop was found hiding 50 feet up in a tree.
Man Stuffed $300 Bribe Into City Worker's Pants
A man is facing a bribery charge after he stuffed $300 into a city worker's pants during a property reassessment.
Town Rolls Dice to Decide Next Mayor
An old statute says certain elections can be determined by a high card draw or a roll of the dice.
Man Hangs Up on the Pope, Twice
The Pope, who often contacts strangers who write to him or whose problems he hears about, was calling to offer his sympathy as Mr Rabuffi was ill.
Graffiti Artist Uses Drone to Tag Kendall Jenner Billboard
A graffiti artist shared video of his successful attempt to spray paint over Kendall Jenner's face on a prominent billboard.
Man Banned from Using Vending Machines for Five Years
A man caught stealing coins from a parking meter was banned from using vending machines or any other coin-operated devices until 2020.
Waitress Receives $3,000 Tip
The diner, who asked only to be identified as Mike, left the nearly 6,800 percent tip on his $43.50 tab for the waitress who had frequently served him at the restaurant.
Family Finds Pirate Treasure in Attic
A pair of siblings said they made a bizarre discovery in their grandparents' attic — a box containing coins, a treasure map and a mummified hand.
Two Arrested for Stealing Hundreds in Meat Products
A man and woman have been arrested after police say they stole more than $300 worth of meat from a grocery store.
Woman Finds Wild Turkey In Her Bathroom
A woman thought a pipe burst when she returned home to find water pouring from her garage ceiling. But the culprit turned out to be an unusual houseguest that dropped in.
School Says No Cookies in Lunch
A 4-year-old came home from school disappointed, with untouched Oreos and a note from her teacher.
YouTuber Pours Molten Aluminum Into a Watermelon
A YouTube user who dumped molten aluminum into a hole in a watermelon was shocked when the experiment created a piece of "art" rather than an explosion.
Justice Pursues Jobless Father of 3 Beyond the Grave
A court has convicted a dead man of stealing electricity from a power utility, giving him a six-month suspended jail sentence.
Tattoos Can Cause Apple Watches to Malfunction
Early adopters of the new Apple Watch have found that the device malfunctions when worn by people with wrist tattoos.
School Tour of Bank Inadvertently Trips Alarm
Police officers who responded to what they thought was a robbery of a bank found a school tour instead.
Brewers Tasked With Turning Sewage Into Suds
In the upcoming Pure Water Brew Challenge, a wastewater treatment operator has asked home brewers to make great-tasting beer from hops, barley, yeast and the key, not-so-secret ingredient: treated sewer water.
Police Feeding Suspect Bananas to Recover Stolen Necklace
A theft suspect is being fed a banana diet to help him pass a stolen necklace spotted in an X-ray image of his body.
Italy Opens Museo Della Merda — the Museum of Poop
The latest museum to dump knowledge on Italy is the Museo Della Merda, a facility dedicated to the study of human and animal feces.
Injured 90-Year-Old Tortoise Gets a Set of Wheels
A 90-year-old tortoise injured by a rat is now scooting around on a pair of wheels thanks to its owner's engineer son.
Clean Up Your Unsightly Yard With a Rentable Goat
When the goats are done, the professional will remove the fence and animals from your property.
State Park Visitor Goes Home With 3.69-Carat Diamond
The Crater of Diamonds State Park announced a visitor discovered a 3.69-carat diamond, the largest found at the park this year.
Patron Creates 'Big Max' 3.8-Pound Burger
A man using a "Create Your Taste" McDonald's kiosk created the largest possible burger.
Wind Blows Train Cars Off Bridge
A video camera was rolling when strong winds blew several shipping containers and train cars off an elevated bridge.
Professor Fails Entire Class for Bad Behavior
The professor failed his entire class after losing patience with their bad behavior and academic dishonesty.
Alligator Attacks Trainer During Demonstration
A trainer was not seriously injured when he was attacked on camera during a demonstration.
Burnt Macaroni and Cheese Forces Evacuation
Somebody's lunch burned in a microwave behind the Senate Chambers. The smoke prompted an evacuation of the entire building.
Lost in the Woods, Sisters Survived on Girl Scout Cookies
Two sisters lost in the woods for nearly two weeks survived on Girl Scout cookies, cheese puffs, and snow.
Pink Concert Did Not Harm Girl
A judge has ruled that a mother's decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert is not "bad parenting."
Quacking Duck Ringtone Helps Firefighter Rescue Ducklings
Quack! Quack! A duck call ringtone helped a firefighter rescue six ducklings from a storm drain.
Lawn Mower Shoots Wire Up Man's Nose
A man is lucky to be alive after a lawn mower shot a 3 1/2-inch metal wire up his nose and into his head.
Sex Club Vows to Become a Church
A swingers club has undergone a conversion — it says it's now a church — in order to win city approval so it can open next to a Christian school.
Owner Spots Stolen Truck in Rear Vew Mirror
A man driving to work suddenly noticed his stolen pickup truck following him.
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