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Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 11:07 AM EDT

Fantasy Football Loser Subjected to 'Bikini Walk of Shame'

Fantasy Football Loser Subjected to 'Bikini Walk of Shame'

Some fantasy football leagues have toilet -- or consolation -- bowls to keep losers engaged when it's clear their teams are no longer in contention. In New Jersey, one group goes a step further. For the...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 08:14 PM EDT

'Shoot Him!' Pastor's Wife Shoots Robber Who Attacks Husband

'Shoot Him!' Pastor's Wife Shoots Robber Who Attacks Husband

A Northeast Philadelphia pastor's wife fired back, literally, after a shotgun-toting man attacked their family as they returned home late Thursday night.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 03:19 PM EDT

NYC Museum Invites Visitors to Use 18-Karat Gold Toilet

NYC Museum Invites Visitors to Use 18-Karat Gold Toilet

A New York City museum is offering visitors a chance to sit on a golden throne, but only in private. As part of his "America" exhibit at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan...

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 02:59 PM EDT

Snakes On The Loose: Ga. Officers Hunt Escaped Pet Pythons

Snakes On The Loose: Ga. Officers Hunt Escaped Pet Pythons

In a real life version of the children's reader "Snakes Alive!", state wildlife officers are searching for 14 pythons in an east Georgia subdivision after a woman reported that someone let the pet snakes loose.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 11:21 AM EDT

Cat Burglar Busted

Cat Burglar Busted

Neighbors living in one Kennewick, Washington neighborhood have seen a rise in burglaries, but the culprit has been found.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 10:16 PM EDT

No Boston Marathon Adjustments for Runners Stopped by Train

No Boston Marathon Adjustments for Runners Stopped by Train

An ill-timed, slow-moving train in Pennsylvania has derailed some runners' dreams of competing in the next Boston Marathon.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 06:47 AM EDT

Man Faces Charges for Being Married to 2 Women: Officials

Man Faces Charges for Being Married to 2 Women: Officials

An Allentown man was arrested after allegedly marrying a second woman while still being married to his first wife.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 at 01:17 AM EDT

Florida Grandmother Fights County for Right to Live in Treehouse

Florida Grandmother Fights County for Right to Live in Treehouse

Miami-Dade County says a woman's open-air treehouse was built illegally, is unsafe and must be demolished in the next four months. Shawnee Chasser, 65, refuses to remove her treehouse nestled against the forked...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 09:53 AM EDT

Vaporizer Battery Explodes in NJ Woman's Purse, Prompts Mall Scare

Vaporizer Battery Explodes in NJ Woman's Purse, Prompts Mall Scare

An e-cigarette explosion at a New Jersey mall left a woman's Louis Vuitton bag smoking, startling a worker and another shopper on the anniversary of September 11. Surveillance video captured the surprised...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 01:48 PM EDT

Worker Finds Civil War-Era Cannonball in NJ Home

Worker Finds Civil War-Era Cannonball in NJ Home

Police say a worker renovating a home in New Jersey found a Civil War-era cannonball.

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