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Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 09:52 AM EDT

Couple Locks Children in a Dog Cage: Police

Couple Locks Children in a Dog Cage: Police

A central Pennsylvania couple is jailed on charges they locked their children in a basement dog cage as punishment.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 02:26 PM EDT

Hemingway (No Relation) Wins Look-Alike Contest in Key West

Hemingway (No Relation) Wins Look-Alike Contest in Key West

For the first time in its 36-year history, a Hemingway has won a competition seeking the man who most looks like literary giant Ernest Hemingway. Dave Hemingway was named the winner of the "Papa'' Hemingway...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 07:21 PM EDT

Charizard the Iguana and Other Unusual Pets Find Homes

Charizard the Iguana and Other Unusual Pets Find Homes

Parrie Henderson-O'Keefe's son, Peirman, has a surprise waiting for him for his 16th birthday: an iguana named after a Pokemon character whom he met at a animal shelter in Washington D.C. He took to the...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 09:57 AM EDT

Man Wearing Donald Trump Mask Robs Maine Stores

Man Wearing Donald Trump Mask Robs Maine Stores

Police in Maine are searching for a burglary suspect who wore a Donald Trump mask when he robbed two convenience stores in Buxton Wednesday. According to necn affiliate WCSH, the suspect used a baseball bat to...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 12:55 PM EDT

Tiger Kills Woman at Drive-Through China Wildlife Park

Tiger Kills Woman at Drive-Through China Wildlife Park

Siberian tigers at a wildlife park in Beijing mauled a woman to death and wounded another when they stepped out of their car in an enclosure, a Chinese state-run newspaper said.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:25 AM EDT

Last VCR Manufacturer to Stop Production

Last VCR Manufacturer to Stop Production

The once-revolutionary videocassette recorder is headed for the technological cemetery, 40 years after it first hit markets. Funai Electric, a Japanese consumer electronics company, released a statement...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 09:53 PM EDT

Canadian Teens Detained for 'Pokemon Go' Border Crossing

Canadian Teens Detained for 'Pokemon Go' Border Crossing

U.S. Border Patrol officials say two Canadian teenagers were briefly apprehended after they accidentally crossed the U.S. border into Montana while playing the game "Pokemon Go." Border Patrol Agent John South...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 10:03 AM EDT

It's Legal to Run Red Lights in Pa.?

It's Legal to Run Red Lights in Pa.?

A new Pennsylvania law is giving drivers the green light to run red lights — under certain circumstances.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 05:23 PM EDT
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By Monica Garske

Costume Highlights From Comic-Con 2016

Zealous fans packed the San Diego Convention Center for 2016 San Diego Comic-Con...View gallery

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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 08:25 AM EDT

Venomous Rattlesnake Warning in NJ

Venomous Rattlesnake Warning in NJ

Police in Ocean County, New Jersey warned residents not to approach venomous, endangered rattlesnakes turning up in the community.

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