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Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 06:14 AM EDT

Homeowner Finds Naked Intruder in Her Tub, Eating Cheetos

Homeowner Finds Naked Intruder in Her Tub, Eating Cheetos

Police in Louisiana say a woman came home to discover a naked stranger in her tub, eating her Cheetos while taking a bath. A Monroe police affidavit says 29-year-old Evelyn Washington was arrested on burglary...

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 02:58 PM EDT

Woman Turns to Firefighters for Help With Blazed Pet Raccoon

Woman Turns to Firefighters for Help With Blazed Pet Raccoon

Firefighters in central Indiana had a strange problem on their hands this week: hashing out what to do with a raccoon its owner said was stoned. A woman awoke firefighters at Station 82 in Wayne Township, east...

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 11:44 AM EDT

Dispute Over Bologna Leads to Stabbing, Police Say

Dispute Over Bologna Leads to Stabbing, Police Say

Authorities say a dispute over bologna and cheese at a Pennsylvania rooming house ended in a stabbing that left a man seriously injured.

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 11:38 PM EDT

'It Smells Like Death': Alabama Endures NYC 'Poop Train'

'It Smells Like Death': Alabama Endures NYC 'Poop Train'

A stinking trainload of human waste from New York City is stranded in a tiny Alabama town, spreading a stench like a giant backed-up toilet — and the "poop train" is just the latest example of the South being...

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 11:03 AM EDT

Airline Leaves Hundreds of Passengers Stranded in Mexico

Airline Leaves Hundreds of Passengers Stranded in Mexico

Hundreds of travelers from Minnesota who were left stranded in Mexico after Sun Country Airlines canceled flights due to a storm at home had to scramble to find flights on other airlines because the carrier had...

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 11:36 AM EDT

Video Shows Officers Tackle, Punch Naked Harvard Student

Video Shows Officers Tackle, Punch Naked Harvard Student

Police in Cambridge, Massachusetts, released video on Monday of officers using force when arresting a Harvard University student during an incident that sparked controversy over the weekend. Selorm Ohene,...

Saturday, Apr 14, 2018 at 02:34 PM EDT

N. Carolina Reporter Takes on Tarantula Burger Challenge

N. Carolina Reporter Takes on Tarantula Burger Challenge

One intrepid reporter from WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina, decided to take on Bull City Burger’s Exotic Meats Month challenge by eating a burger garnished with an oven-roasted tarantula.

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 12:06 PM EDT

Video Shows 'Cold-Blooded Murderer' Befriending Fla. Victim: Police

Video Shows 'Cold-Blooded Murderer' Befriending Fla. Victim: Police

Newly released surveillance video shows a woman in a Florida bar smiling and talking with a fellow patron whom police say she later killed so she could steal her identity. The video released by the Lee...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 08:39 AM EDT

A Mummified Monkey Was Found in a Minn. Department Store, and Even the Governor Has a Theory

A Mummified Monkey Was Found in a Minn. Department Store, and Even the Governor Has a Theory

The mummified carcass of a monkey found in the air ducts of a century-old downtown Minneapolis department store has triggered a mystery. The monkey quickly had his own Twitter account, the state's governor...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 08:19 AM EDT

Should Heinz Bring 'Mayochup' to US? Company Asks Twitter

Should Heinz Bring 'Mayochup' to US? Company Asks Twitter

“Pass the Mayochup” could soon be a thing – if Twitter says so.

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