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Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 at 09:49 AM EST

Bobcat Put Down After Attacking 3 People in Conn.

Bobcat Put Down After Attacking 3 People in Conn.

A sickly looking bobcat attacked three people at a Connecticut farm run by a social service organization in Colchester Tuesday morning and has been put down, according to officials at the scene. Colchester fire...

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 01:58 PM EST

Sisters Found 32 Years After Abduction, Mom Arrested: PD

Sisters Found 32 Years After Abduction, Mom Arrested: PD

Rhode Island state police say they have located two children reported missing in 1985 and arrested a non-custodial parent wanted for snatching them. Elaine Yates is accused of snatching her daughters Kimberly...

Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 01:26 PM EST

Massive Gator Spotted in Nature Preserve in Florida

Massive Gator Spotted in Nature Preserve in Florida

Footage of an alligator that looks almost too massive to be real was posted to the Lakeland Police's Facebook page Monday. According to the post, Kim Joiner was taking an afternoon stroll Sunday in the Circle B...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017 at 12:12 AM EST

Baby Abducted From Hospital Found Safe 18 Years Later

Baby Abducted From Hospital Found Safe 18 Years Later

The case of a baby abducted from a Jacksonville hospital nearly 18 years ago has been solved, police said Friday, with the newborn girl grown into a healthy young adult. Kamiyah Mobley was found alive and...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 11:19 AM EST

Thieves Steal Oversized Teddy Bears From Flower Shop

Thieves Steal Oversized Teddy Bears From Flower Shop

Police in Marietta, Oklahoma are looking for two thieves who carried out an unusual heist. The pair stole nine life-sized stuffed animals after smashing into a flower shop. Surveillance video shows a suspect in...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 09:14 AM EST

What Are the Odds? Mom, Dad, Son All Share a Birthday

What Are the Odds? Mom, Dad, Son All Share a Birthday

Luke and Hillary Gardner never have a problem remembering each other's birthday. After all, the husband and wife were born the same day. And so was their son, 27 years later this past December. The odds of...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 08:46 AM EST

4-Year-Old Who Read 1,000 Books Gets Library of Congress Tour

4-Year-Old Who Read 1,000 Books Gets Library of Congress Tour

A 4-year-old girl from Georgia who has read over 1,000 books in her short life got a true thrill this week – a visit to the top library in the country. Daliyah Marie Arana was named “Librarian For The Day” at...

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017 at 09:53 AM EST

Cat Litter or Meth? Texan Says Deputies Couldn't Tell

Cat Litter or Meth? Texan Says Deputies Couldn't Tell

A Houston-area man says sheriff's deputies conducted faulty field tests on cat litter they found in his vehicle, which they believed was methamphetamine. Ross Lebeau was charged with possession of a controlled...

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017 at 11:40 AM EST

News Report Prompts Amazon Echo to Order Dollhouses

News Report Prompts Amazon Echo to Order Dollhouses

Be careful what you say around Alexa. A San Diego TV station’s report on Friday about an Amazon Echo — and how a young girl in Texas accidentally bought a dollhouse and 4 pounds of cookies through the smart...

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM EST
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