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Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 at 12:19 PM EDT

Cardboard "Most Interesting Man" Fails as Carpool-Lane Ruse

Cardboard "Most Interesting Man" Fails as Carpool-Lane Ruse

A Washington State Patrol trooper parked along Interstate 5 near Tacoma on Monday afternoon spotted a driver and a rather unusual "passenger" pass by him in the carpool lane.

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 at 08:10 AM EDT

New York Yankees Pay Homage to "The Sandlot" in New Ad

New York Yankees Pay Homage to "The Sandlot" in New Ad

The New York Yankees are paying homage to classic baseball movie “The Sandlot” with a recreation of its famous Babe Ruth scene.

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 at 12:40 PM EDT

Clarkson's "Top Gear" Contract Will Not Be Renewed: BBC

Clarkson's "Top Gear" Contract Will Not Be Renewed: BBC

The BBC announced that "Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson will not be returning to the hit auto show following an investigation into an alleged altercation with a show producer.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 08:28 PM EDT

Big Rig Gets Stuck, Elephants Keep Truck Upright

Big Rig Gets Stuck, Elephants Keep Truck Upright

A central Louisiana sheriff's office says deputies called to help a stranded tractor-trailer were astounded to see two elephants keeping it from overturning.

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 12:23 AM EDT

Second Eaglet Hatches, Let The Games Begin!

Second Eaglet Hatches, Let The Games Begin!

A second bald eagle egg has hatched in a central Pennsylvania nest watched by thousands of people on live-streaming video.

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 at 09:29 AM EDT

Philly's 1 of the Dreariest Cities

Philly's 1 of the Dreariest Cities

Philadelphia is dreary -- so dreary in fact there are only 15 cities drearier.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 11:04 AM EDT

Watch: Pie Golf with Bubba Watson and January Jones

Watch: Pie Golf with Bubba Watson and January Jones

Jimmy Fallon and Bubba Watson play a game of Pie Golf and get a pie smashed in their face by January Jones each time their opponent successfully hits a target with a golf ball.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 11:00 AM EDT

Lawrence Says Next "X-Men" Will Be Her Last

Lawrence Says Next "X-Men" Will Be Her Last

At the premiere of "Serena" in NYC, Jennifer Lawrence revealed to MTV that the upcoming "X-Men: Apocalypse" movie will be the last time she plays Mystique in the superhero franchise.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 04:17 PM EDT

Will Ferrell Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Will Ferrell Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

He's kind of a big deal, so it's no surprise that "Anchorman" actor Will Ferrell will receive a star Tuesday on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 10:12 AM EDT

"House of Cards" President More Popular Than Obama

"House of Cards" President More Popular Than Obama

Fictional U.S. presidents Josiah Bartlet from "The West Wing" and Frank Underwood from "House of Cards" are viewed more favorably than the real-life president, a poll by Reuters has found.

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