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Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 04:38 PM EDT

Race Walker Finishes 50K Despite Stomach Problems

Race Walker Finishes 50K Despite Stomach Problems

France's Yohann Diniz was praised for his courage after suffering a series of unfortunate incidents during the mens 50 km walk race at the Rio Olympics. Diniz, who is the world-record holder for the 50 km, felt...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 12:17 PM EDT

Lolo Jones' Mom Dreaming of a Bolt Baby

Lolo Jones' Mom Dreaming of a Bolt Baby

The spectators cheer on Usain Bolt. The fellow athletes flock to take selfies with him whenever possible. And the moms, well, they want him to get married.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 12:09 PM EDT

Weightlifter Tests Positive for Rat Poison, Loses Medal

Weightlifter Tests Positive for Rat Poison, Loses Medal

A male weightlifter from Kyrgyzstan became the first athlete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics to be stripped of a medal after a positive drug test.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 11:36 AM EDT

"Get Us Outta Here!": Robbers Locked in Store Plead as Passersby Laugh

"Get Us Outta Here!": Robbers Locked in Store Plead as Passersby Laugh

When a pair of armed robbers barreled into a cellphone store in New Jersey demanding money and phones, they clearly didn't realize how quickly the manager would turn the tables on them, as evidenced by...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 11:47 AM EDT

Neighbor Stabbed in Fla. Face-Biting Attack Released From Hospital

Neighbor Stabbed in Fla. Face-Biting Attack Released From Hospital

The neighbor who tried to help a Tequesta couple who were killed in Monday's face-biting attack has been released from the hospital. Jeff Fisher was released from the hospital Thursday and is home with family...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 08:01 PM EDT

Amish Buggy Driver Charged With DUI, Friends Hung from Roof

Amish Buggy Driver Charged With DUI, Friends Hung from Roof

Pennsylvania State Police have charged a Pennsylvania Amish man with driving his buggy while drunk as two of his four passengers rode on the roof.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 09:45 AM EDT

'Flying Bum': World's Largest AirshipTakes Maiden Voyage

'Flying Bum': World's Largest AirshipTakes Maiden Voyage

The world's largest aircraft has taken off on its maiden flight, NBC News reported. The 302-foot-long "Airlander 10" is filled with 1.3 million cubic feet of helium, can reach an altitude of up to 16,000 feet...

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 at 11:42 PM EDT
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By Emily Holzknecht

Spotted in Rio: Celebrity Doppelgangers

Check out these athletes from the Rio Olympics and their celebrity look-a-likes!View gallery

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Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 07:05 AM EDT

Fill'er Up: 7-Eleven Brings Back Slurpee BYO Cup Day

Fill'er Up: 7-Eleven Brings Back Slurpee BYO Cup Day

Customers can bring in any size container and fill it with their favorite Slurpee from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Aug. 19 and Saturday Aug. 20 for only $1.50.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 06:54 AM EDT

Man Sees Burglars Steal His Car, Tracks Them Down

Man Sees Burglars Steal His Car, Tracks Them Down

Two thieves didn't get far with their spoils after a Bucks County man spotted them leaving his house in his car and helped lead police to their whereabouts.

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