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Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 01:28 PM EST

For Proposal, Man Tucks Engagement Ring Into Chicken Nugget

For Proposal, Man Tucks Engagement Ring Into Chicken Nugget

When Kristian Helton proposed to Karsyn Long on Valentine's Day, he didn't put the ring in a velvet box. Instead, he tucked the ring into a McDonald's chicken nugget box with a note that asked, "Will you McMarry me??"  "Her love for chicken nuggets, I'm sure, is more than she loves me," Helton said. "She has devoted her life to chicken nuggets, so that had to be part of the engagement." 

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 07:31 AM EST

Discovery of Likely Alien Worlds Has Scientists Buzzing

Discovery of Likely Alien Worlds Has Scientists Buzzing

Astronomers have spotted more than 100 new potential alien planets, including one in the fourth-closest star system to the sun, a new study reports. This haul of newfound possible exoplanets, which have yet to...

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 10:38 AM EST

In This Texas Home, a Buffalo Roams Indoors

In This Texas Home, a Buffalo Roams Indoors

Some families like dogs. Others prefer cats. But what about a buffalo? "There's nothing unusual about it to us," said RC Bridges, of Quinlan, Texas. "I'm the buffalo whisperer." Bridges and his wife,...

Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 at 11:58 PM EST

Texas Officer Stops Flaming Truck From Engulfing Drive-Thru

Texas Officer Stops Flaming Truck From Engulfing Drive-Thru

The actions of a quick-thinking officer likely kept a Dallas County, Texas, restaurant from going up in flames. Glenn Heights Police Officer Chris Womack says he was just in the right place at the right time as...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 08:43 AM EST

Husband's Valentine's Day Surprise: Lobster a la L Train

Husband's Valentine's Day Surprise: Lobster a la L Train

No poet ever called a New York subway platform romantic. But for Mohammad Choudry, the L train platform at Union Square was the perfect place to surprise his wife with Valentine’s Day dinner. Choudry said...

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 07:00 AM EST

Bethlehem Baby Jesus Thief to Pay Fine

Bethlehem Baby Jesus Thief to Pay Fine

A woman who faced a felony charge in the theft of a baby Jesus from a Nativity scene in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania a few weeks before Christmas was fined after pleading guilty to a summary count.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 06:19 AM EST

Royals Reliever Flynn Injured Falling Through Barn Roof

Royals Reliever Flynn Injured Falling Through Barn Roof

Kansas City Royals left-hander Brian Flynn is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks after falling through a barn roof at his Oklahoma residence. The Royals said Tuesday that Flynn broke a rib and had...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 02:02 PM EST

Singer Turns Heads With Trump Gown at Grammys

Singer Turns Heads With Trump Gown at Grammys

The 59th Grammy Awards were not free of politically-charged moments, starting off with one gown that made some turn --or scratch-- heads. Singer-songwriter Joy Villa walked up on the red carpet to the...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 02:45 PM EST

Gusty Winds Topple Pa. Bald Eagle Nest

Gusty Winds Topple Pa. Bald Eagle Nest

High winds topple tree with bald eagle nest in Pittsburgh.

Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at 08:03 AM EST

Meet the Dogs, and Cats, of the Westminster Dog Show

For the first time, felines sidled up to the Westminster Kennel Club dog show, as...View gallery

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