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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...

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 02:26 PM EDT

WATCH: Giant Shark Grabs Fish From Hook in Fla.

WATCH: Giant Shark Grabs Fish From Hook in Fla.

A group of anglers spent the day out on the ocean, looking to make a monster catch. They definitely made one, but what they weren't counting on was a hungry predator in the water, looking for a meal. The...

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 11:34 AM EDT

Ferrari Stolen in 1987 Seized on Its Way to Poland

Ferrari Stolen in 1987 Seized on Its Way to Poland

The 1981 Ferrari, similar to the one driven by Tom Selleck throughout much of the '80s as TV's "Magnum P.I.," was about to be shipped overseas when it was discovered. The 308 GTSi was on its way to Poland...

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 07:40 AM EDT

Family's Pot-Bellied Pig at Center of Zoning Battle

Family's Pot-Bellied Pig at Center of Zoning Battle

A northeastern Pennsylvania family who was cited for having a pot-bellied pig is getting to keep the animal — for now.

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 04:48 AM EDT

Univ. Police Arrest Student Over Graffiti Signed by 'God'

Univ. Police Arrest Student Over Graffiti Signed by 'God'

After a six month investigation, a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison was arrested Thursday in connection with at least 11 instances of graffiti signed by "God" on several university buildings. A...

Friday, Apr 15, 2016 at 11:05 AM EDT

British Court: Woman Can't Name Her Daughter Cyanide

British Court: Woman Can't Name Her Daughter Cyanide

A woman from Wales cannot name her baby daughter Cyanide, a British court ruled Thursday. The woman, whose name cannot be published for legal reasons, has infant twins and wants to name her son Preacher and her...

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 at 01:40 PM EDT

Great Dane Gets Stuck in Tree

Great Dane Gets Stuck in Tree

Kora, a 120-pound Great Dane who was stuck 20 feet up a tree in Louisville, Nebraska, was rescued Saturday night by the local fire department.

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 at 12:58 PM EDT

Chimp Leads Police on Chase Through Japanese Town

Chimp Leads Police on Chase Through Japanese Town

A chimpanzee fled from a zoo in northern Japan and tried desperately to avoid being captured by climbing an electric pole. Not for long.

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