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Friday, Apr 22, 2016 at 06:25 PM EDT

Raccoon Perched in Center City Tree Causes Spectacle

Raccoon Perched in Center City Tree Causes Spectacle

A crowd cheered for the little guy as he resisted arrest.

Friday, Apr 22, 2016 at 08:45 AM EDT

Philly Residents Want to Block Swingers Club from Opening

Philly Residents Want to Block Swingers Club from Opening

Neighbors in Northeast Philadelphia are trying to shut down a swingers club before it even opens.

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 07:09 PM EDT

15,000 Pounds of Trash Left After San Francisco's 4/20 Smokeout

15,000 Pounds of Trash Left After San Francisco's 4/20 Smokeout

They came. They smoked. They left more than seven tons of trash. After more than 8,000 people flocked Golden Gate Park on Wednesday, or 4/20, as the San Francisco’s marijuana-loving community call it, countless...

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 10:16 AM EDT

Trooper Finds 317 Pounds of Weed in Minivan on I-95

Trooper Finds 317 Pounds of Weed in Minivan on I-95

Rhode Island State Police said a trooper found 317 pounds of marijuana in a Philadelphia man's minivan during a traffic stop.

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 06:00 AM EDT

Pa. McDonald's Takes Down Single-Arch Sign

Pa. McDonald's Takes Down Single-Arch Sign

A Lancaster County McDonald's has had only a single arch for decades. On Wednesday, crews took down the historic sign, which will be replaced by the traditional double arches.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 07:08 AM EDT

Thousands Expected at San Francisco's 4/20 Party

Thousands Expected at San Francisco's 4/20 Party

Thousands of people are expected to descend on San Francisco's Golden Gate Park to smoke pot for the annual 4/20 celebration, the unofficial marijuana holiday that some say has its roots in the Bay Area.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 08:04 AM EDT

Drunken Pa. Vice Principal Punches Officer: Police

Drunken Pa. Vice Principal Punches Officer: Police

A northeastern Pennsylvania high school vice principal is on unpaid leave after police say he was so drunk and disorderly it took three officers and a stun gun to subdue him.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 01:52 AM EDT

Stolen Turkey Found With Broken Feathers, Reeking of Booze

Stolen Turkey Found With Broken Feathers, Reeking of Booze

"Tim the turkey" reeked of beer and was missing some tail feathers after two college students allegedly "bird-napped" him from a high school in Southern California, the school said Monday. Chapman University...

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016 at 11:51 AM EDT

Woman Hops Into Tiger Enclosure to Retrieve Hat

Woman Hops Into Tiger Enclosure to Retrieve Hat

Toronto Zoo officials are investigating after a video surfaced that shows a woman jumping over the first of two fences that separate zoo-goers from Sumatran tigers. It appears that the woman hopped the...

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 11:58 AM EDT

NY College Mistakenly Sends 5,000 Acceptance Letters

NY College Mistakenly Sends 5,000 Acceptance Letters

More than 5,000 prospective students were mistakenly notified by email that they had been accepted into an upstate New York university. University at Buffalo spokesman John DellaContrada said in a statement...

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