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Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

A secret service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game at... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
WATCH: Bears Eat From Birdfeeder in NJ

WATCH: Bears Eat From Birdfeeder in NJ

Three black bears surprised a New Jersey neighborhood when they boldly ran through several backyards, climbing... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Old-Timey Electric Car Could Replace NYC's Horse Carriages

Old-Timey Electric Car Could Replace NYC's Horse Carriages

An electric car that proponents hope will replace horse-drawn carriages in New York City was presented Thursday... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Baby Squirrel on the Mend After D.C. Fall

Baby Squirrel on the Mend After D.C. Fall

The same rehab center that patched up an injured snowy owl in the nation's capital has another cute creature... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Condom Shortage Complaints on the Rise in Cuba: Report

Condom Shortage Complaints on the Rise in Cuba: Report

The latest food and product shortage to rock Cubans is being felt in the bedroom. Complaints that condoms are scarce... Read »

Apr 17, 2014

"Give Me All the Bills:" Masked Man Holds Up Wawa

Another Northeast Philadelphia Wawa was recently held up overnight, this time by a masked man who let the clerk know... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Caught on Cam: Red Bull Bandits Rob Wawas

Caught on Cam: Red Bull Bandits Rob Wawas

Police in South Jersey say a couple spent their weekend stealing hundreds of dollars’ worth of Red Bull. Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Dangling Sign Causing Risk for Drivers

Dangling Sign Causing Risk for Drivers

A traffic sign at Roosevelt Boulevard and Haldeman Avenue in Northeast Philly dangles over the busy intersection. Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Church's Huge Portrait of Jesus Aims for Chalk Drawing Record

Church's Huge Portrait of Jesus Aims for Chalk Drawing Record

A church in Texas is trying to set the world record for the largest chalk drawing with a massive drawing of Jesus... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Yawning Suspect to Judge:

Yawning Suspect to Judge: "I Don't Care, Man"

A yawning suspect earned a stern rebuke and a trip to jail after he told a South Florida judge, "I don't care,... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Man Threatens Mom Over Alleged Pork Poisoning

Man Threatens Mom Over Alleged Pork Poisoning

Police say Coffey's mother and another man were eating when Coffey claimed he was fed pork "which was... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Drive Like Biden? Guy Says He's Selling VP's Caddy

Drive Like Biden? Guy Says He's Selling VP's Caddy

If you want to ride like a Vice President, a Delaware man says he’s got just the car for you. Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Goat Farmer Pleads Guilty, Must Thin Herd

Goat Farmer Pleads Guilty, Must Thin Herd

A Monmouth County man who owns a goat farm has been told to thin the herd after he admitted improperly caring for... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Missing Nebraska Toddler Found Inside Claw Machine

Missing Nebraska Toddler Found Inside Claw Machine

A 3-year-old boy who had gone missing was found safe and sound inside an arcade claw machine in Nebraska on... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Family Jumps From Runaway Carriage in

Family Jumps From Runaway Carriage in "Terrifying" Ride

Five New York vacationers visiting Savannah, Ga., had to jump from an out-of-control carriage Monday morning when... Watch »

Apr 17, 2014
Guy Found Passed Out in the Drive-Thru

Guy Found Passed Out in the Drive-Thru

What police allegedly found in the man's car is what got him arrested. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Dog Chosen for Jury Duty?

Dog Chosen for Jury Duty?

Did a New Jersey court clerk issue a juror summons to a dog? Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Family Adopts Dog That Raced Metro-North Train

Family Adopts Dog That Raced Metro-North Train

A daring dog that raced alongside a Metro-North train from the South Bronx to Manhattan last week as passengers and... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
N.Y. Man With First Name

N.Y. Man With First Name "God" Sues Credit Rating Agency

A New York City man claims that a credit reporting agency falsely reported he had no financial history because... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Dog Lost in 2007 Wildfires Reunited with Owners

Dog Lost in 2007 Wildfires Reunited with Owners

They say every dog has its day. That’s especially true for a dog named “Buddy” who was recently reunited with his... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
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