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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 07:56 PM EDT

African Lions Lick Tent With Campers Inside

African Lions Lick Tent With Campers Inside

Two South African campers had a close encounter with lions who licked the tent they were in at a campsite in Botswana. Danie and Fransie Lubbe said Wednesday that they were in their tent at the Kgalagadi...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 08:19 AM EDT

Teens Head to Prom in Trooper Car After NJ Crash

Teens Head to Prom in Trooper Car After NJ Crash

An accident on the road to prom could have spelled disaster for two New Jersey high school seniors, but the two troopers who responded to the scene stepped in to get the boys to the dance in time.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 01:28 PM EDT

Detroit Police Want Philly Officers to Dance: #RunningManChallenge

Detroit Police Want Philly Officers to Dance: #RunningManChallenge

Are Philadelphia Police ready to dance?

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 06:56 AM EDT

$500K Gaffe Leaves $5M Rail Bridge Coming Up Inches Short

$500K Gaffe Leaves $5M Rail Bridge Coming Up Inches Short

A fix costing nearly half a million dollars will finally begin this summer on a $5 million bridge that was built six inches too low.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 09:52 AM EDT

Nesting Ospreys Drop Fish, Kitten Outside Fire Station

Nesting Ospreys Drop Fish, Kitten Outside Fire Station

The Stratford Fire Department is plagued with an unusual problem: Two ospreys that built a nest above the station are dropping sticks, fish and even a kitten in the path of unsuspecting firefighters below. The...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 04:00 PM EDT

Brawl Erupts During Charity Game Between NY Police, Firefighters

Brawl Erupts During Charity Game Between NY Police, Firefighters

A charity football game between members of the FDNY and the NYPD was meant to be a family-friendly outing in Coney Island but quickly turned into a bloody brawl when a verbal dispute escalated on the field.

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