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Postman Hoarded 40,000 Pieces Of Mail
A mail carrier accused of hoarding more than 40,000 pieces of undelivered mail blamed depression and alcoholism for his behavior.
Bear At Door Prevents Package Delivery
A postal worker who failed to deliver a package to his porch left behind a note explaining why -- "Bear at door."
Women Find Python In Trunk Of Rental Car
Two women opened the trunk of their rental car to retrieve their luggage and were greeted by a snake.
Slot Machine Saves Gambler As Police Arrive
A gambler has been saved from prison by a one-armed bandit.
Eatery Spiked Noodles With Opium
The owner of a noodle restaurant admitted to adding opium to dishes to hook customers.
Sawmill Owner Sees Jesus In Tree Trunk
What wood Jesus do?
Less Cowbell: Study Says Bells Harmful To Cows
The iconic cow bells worn by the bovines could be damaging the animals' hearing and feeding habits.
Groundhog Dies After Escaping Mayor's Grip
Her shadow was one of the last things she saw.
Donkeys Reunited After Sex Scandal
The two amorous donkeys who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited.
Teen Calls Police To Break Up His Own Party
A teenager who threw a party rife with underage drinking and drug use while his parents were away called police to intervene after a rowdy throng busted a neighbors fence and fights broke out.
Woman Charged With Felony Over Chewed Seat
A woman has been charged with a felony after she chewed up the upholstery of a patrol car seat.
Firefighters Rescue Pet Frog
Firefighters who doused the flames at a house have also made sure the lone resident didn't croak.
Man Used Cocaine To Buy School Board Votes
A man facing conspiracy and voter fraud charges tried to buy school board votes with cash and bags of cocaine.
Man Arrested After Driving Stolen Car To Meeting With Cops
A man is in custody after showing up to a phony probation meeting driving a car that he stole from a woman in a supermarket parking lot and later may have used to rob a bank.
Preschool Teacher Accused Of Biting Toddler
A preschool teacher has been arrested and charged with assault and battery after she punished a 13-month-old boy by biting his shoulder.
Prison For Ham Thief
A pork-pincher who grabbed an $823 cured ham from a car and fought with police was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in jail and more than $10,000 in fines.
Bakery Delivers Marijuana-Infused Pizzas
Stoned Oven Gourmet Pizzas makes personal pizzas, about six inches in diameter, that contain 250 mg of THC.
Chicken iPhone Case Part Of Giveaway
A drumstick iPhone 5s case, a fried chicken desk pillow and poultry-themed computer accessories are among the items.
Man Breaks Into Police Station
A man who thought he was breaking into a school actually got into the local police station.
Scotch-Stealing Escape Artist Prompts Flight Detour
A drunken Houdini aboard an airline flight stole whisky and escaped four sets of handcuffs.
Lawyer Faces Discipline For Phony Celebrity Photos
A state bar investigation found that she had superimposed images of herself into numerous celebrity photographs posted on her website's "publicity" page.
Man Who Ate Napikins To Conceal Insider Trading Pleads Guilty
A mortgage broker, who would scribble secret stock tips on napkins and pass them to an accomplice before eating them, pleaded guilty to insider trading.
Fraudster Fails To Fool With Fake Funeral
The only person fooled by a wanted man's attempt to fake his own funeral was his prematurely-mourning grandmother.
Woman Pays Taxes With 66 Pounds Of Coins
A woman who used 66 pounds of coins to pay her $268 tax bill said she was angry about having to sell her car to raise the sum.
Booby Trap Covers Officer In Manure
A police officer monitoring motorists was covered in manure by an explosive booby trap likely meant to target traffic cops
Missing Driver Says He Woke Up In A Field Of Donkeys
A driver who went missing after a one-car rollover in says he later woke up in a field of donkeys.
Burned Armpit Hair Led To Car Crash
A car full of teenagers crashed after one of the passengers lit the driver's armpit hair on fire with a lighter.
Coroner Advises Residents To Shoot Burglars
A coroner who advised residents to arm themselves and shoot home intruders said that he had been angered over a recent spate of burglaries and was not seeking to drum up business.
Man Used Banana To Rob Store
A man used a banana he swiped from a convenience store counter to simulate a gun while he robbed the place.
Factory Gives Fighter Jet To Head Of Church
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church was presented with an unlikely gift for a religious leader this week as he toured a factory -- a model single-seater fighter jet SU-35.
Teen Admits Rubbing Scrotum on Customer's Pizza
A teen employee at a pizzeria rubbed his testicles on a pizza because he was upset the customer had ordered it close to closing time.
Brothers' Bickering Tips Off Cops to Pot Plants
A complaint of two men having a loud argument in an apartment's courtyard led police to brothers bickering about the irrigation system for their marijuana plants.
Beer Festival Features Brew Made with Weasel Poop
Among the 274 beers at the Snallygaster beer festival was a brew with a most unusual ingredient -- coffee beans salvaged from weasel poop.
Brain Tumor Removed from Goldfish
Surgery to remove a brain tumor from a 10-year-old goldfish was a complete success.
Mom Complains of Swearing Barbie Doll
A mother was shocked when her daughter's talking Barbie doll blurted out a profane expression.
Fugitive Busted Playing Ultimate Frisbee
A man wanted for armed bank robbery was arrested when he surfaced to play in an ultimate frisbee tournament.
Man Accused of Cooking Ex-Girlfriend's Dog
A man is in police custody after stealing his ex-girlfriend's pet dog, cooking it and feeding it to her, police said.
Gun-Toting Woman Threatens Boy Over Clarinet Practice
Deputies arrested a 60-year-old woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor's 11-year-old son as he played his clarinet in the backyard.
Burger King To Debut Black Cheeseburger
The Kuro Pearl burger costs 480 yen, or roughly $4.80, and features bamboo charcoal cheese and bun, an onion and garlic sauce made with squid ink and a beef patty seasoned with black pepper.
Man Sleepwalks Off Cliff, Suffers Minor Injuries
A man fell 60 feet off a cliff while sleepwalking in a national forest, but suffered only minor injuries.
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