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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 01:30 PM EDT

Dino Derby: T-Rexes 'Race' at Washington Racetrack

Dino Derby: T-Rexes 'Race' at Washington Racetrack

You haven't seen a derby like this. Racers in T-Rex costumes took a turn on the Emerald Downs racetrack in Auburn, Washington, in a hilarious 10 second sprint caught on cam. 

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 11:22 AM EDT

Mattress Firm Hiring 'Snoozetern' to Join Social Media Team

Mattress Firm Hiring 'Snoozetern' to Join Social Media Team

You don’t have to be awake at work as a Mattress Firm intern. The mattress store is hiring a “snoozetern” to help the company’s social media team tease product launches and assist customers in selecting the...

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 06:52 PM EDT

'Zombie' Rat Climbs Out of NYC Bathroom Sink

'Zombie' Rat Climbs Out of NYC Bathroom Sink

A Brooklyn couple experienced firsthand one of New York City’s most disgusting urban legends: a rat came wiggling its way out of their plumbing. Bari Finkel said a rat crawled out of the sink drain in their...

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 06:43 PM EDT

Beach Umbrella Impales Woman on Jersey Shore Beach

Beach Umbrella Impales Woman on Jersey Shore Beach

Police say a British woman was impaled by a beach umbrella on the New Jersey shore.

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 02:55 PM EDT

Pug Life: Cape May Police Department ‘Arrests’ Runaway Dog

Pug Life: Cape May Police Department ‘Arrests’ Runaway Dog

Sunday afternoon, the Cape May Police Department took to Facebook after finding a pug wandering through New Jersey.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 08:08 AM EDT

Blockbusters in Alaska Set to Close; 1 Store Left in US

Blockbusters in Alaska Set to Close; 1 Store Left in US

Alaska's last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the U.S. The stores in Anchorage and Fairbanks will close for rentals after Sunday night and reopen Tuesday for...

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 06:58 AM EDT

Marijuana Group Blasts Police for Chasing Suspect With Dozer

Marijuana Group Blasts Police for Chasing Suspect With Dozer

State police went grossly overboard in their pursuit of a marijuana suspect whose body was found under a bulldozer that authorities used to search for him in thick brush, a pot advocacy group said Thursday.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 10:05 AM EDT

Video Shows Woman Capture, Bag Live Birds in Philly Park

Video Shows Woman Capture, Bag Live Birds in Philly Park

A U.S. park ranger confronted a woman seen snatching birds at a historic square in Philadelphia and placing them alive in plastic bags, and she claimed she released the birds after catching them.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 12:08 AM EDT

'Extreme Crowds' Force Build-a-Bear to Close Lines on 'Pay Your Age Day'

'Extreme Crowds' Force Build-a-Bear to Close Lines on 'Pay Your Age Day'

After Build-a-Bear Workshop offered customers the chance to pay their age for any stuffable animal, the company was forced to close its lines at all U.S. and Canadian workshops as "extreme crowds" filled...

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018 at 11:37 PM EDT

Man Wins Grand Prizes on 9 Mass Cash Lottery Tickets

Man Wins Grand Prizes on 9 Mass Cash Lottery Tickets

A Massachusetts man has done the unthinkable and won a total of nine $100,000 grand prizes on tickets he purchased for Monday night's Mass Cash drawing. Robert Lundstedt of Brockton had a strange feeling about...

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