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"Vape" and "Binge-Watch" Among Oxford Dictionary's New Entries

Don't know what "vaping" is? How about "listicle"? Perhaps it's time to get to know Read »

Aug 14, 2014
Sinkhole Swallows Car Outside Pa. Tanning Salon

Sinkhole Swallows Car Outside Pa. Tanning Salon

A sudden sinkhole has swallowed a car that was in the parking lot of a Pittsburgh-area tanning salon. Watch »

Aug 13, 2014
2 Rescued From Scaffolding Stuck 20 Stories Up in NYC

2 Rescued From Scaffolding Stuck 20 Stories Up in NYC

Two workers trapped on scaffolding about 20 stories high after an apparent equipment malfunction in lower Manhattan... Watch »

Aug 12, 2014
Drunken Dad Locked 3 Kids Out of House: Police

Drunken Dad Locked 3 Kids Out of House: Police

Police say a western Pennsylvania man was drunk when he locked his three children out of the house and told them to... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
Residents Set Up Dog Walker

Residents Set Up Dog Walker "Wall of Shame"

Dog walkers who don’t clean up after their pets on one Brooklyn street could find themselves in for a... Read »

Aug 13, 2014
Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Number Goof Leads to Years of Alcatraz Misdials

Thomas Renault can’t escape from Alcatraz. At least once a day, the phone rings in his San Francisco office... Read »

Aug 12, 2014
Masked Vigilantes Patrol Park

Masked Vigilantes Patrol Park

Would-be caped crusaders calling themselves the Xtreme Justice League are taking the safety of one San... Watch »

Aug 12, 2014

"Elmo Issues" Gone Wild: Iron Man, Spider-Man, Elmo Arrested

Police arrested an Elmo, a Spider-Man and two men dressed as Iron Man in Times Square over the weekend... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Would-Be iPhone Thief Shoots Self in Foot: PD

Would-Be iPhone Thief Shoots Self in Foot: PD

A robber wound up allegedly shooting himself in the foot after police say he pulled a gun on his victim and demanded... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Man Decapitates Chickens With Machete: Police

Man Decapitates Chickens With Machete: Police

Authorities are seeking a man who is suspected of decapitating chickens in a New Jersey cemetery. Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Elderly Woman Caught With Cash in Girdle at Airport

Elderly Woman Caught With Cash in Girdle at Airport

A 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly on an international trip from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with... Read »

Aug 11, 2014
Claw Game Topples Onto Girl in Jersey Shore Hotel

Claw Game Topples Onto Girl in Jersey Shore Hotel

An 11-year-old girl had to be airlifted to a children's hospital after a claw drop arcade game fell over on... Watch »

Aug 8, 2014
Shoplifters Swipe Lobsters, Rogaine, Whitening Strips: Cops

Shoplifters Swipe Lobsters, Rogaine, Whitening Strips: Cops

Police are looking for a pair of shoplifters who swiped some unusual items in unrelated thefts at Long Island stores... Read »

Aug 8, 2014
Video Appears to Show Bear Walking on Hind Legs in NJ

Video Appears to Show Bear Walking on Hind Legs in NJ

People in one New Jersey town were surprised when they saw a black bear taking a stroll down the street on its hind... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Wife Shot With Gun in Bra

Wife Shot With Gun in Bra

Pittsburgh police plan to charge a married couple after the woman was accidentally shot in the arm when her husband... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Mets Give Out Promotional Truck With Phillies Logo

Mets Give Out Promotional Truck With Phillies Logo

At least one Mets fan was surprised to find the logo of a division rival’s team on a souvenir truck he got before a... Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Owner of Poisoned Dog Taunted With Dog Bones, Pigs Feet

Owner of Poisoned Dog Taunted With Dog Bones, Pigs Feet

Months after her 1-year-old puppy was poisoned with anti-freeze, a South Jersey woman continues to live in fear. Not Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
Razor Blades Found in NJ Parking Meters: Police

Razor Blades Found in NJ Parking Meters: Police

Authorities are warning drivers parking in one New Jersey town to watch out for razor blades when they put money in... Watch »

Aug 6, 2014
Boa Still on the Loose in South Jersey Town

Boa Still on the Loose in South Jersey Town

Police continue to search for a large snake that escaped its owner in a South Jersey town last month. Read »

Aug 6, 2014
Pet Owner Accused of Injecting Kitten With Heroin

Pet Owner Accused of Injecting Kitten With Heroin

A Chester County man was arrested after he allegedly gave his kitten heroin and choked the animal with a rope. Watch »

Aug 7, 2014
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