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Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019 at 10:58 AM EDT

Del. Official Backs Lifeguards Who Threw Sick Shark in Trash

Del. Official Backs Lifeguards Who Threw Sick Shark in Trash

Lifeguards at a Delaware beach drew criticism for placing a 4-foot-long dying shark into a trash can, but a beach official says guards acted in the interest of public safety.

Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019 at 09:37 AM EDT

98-Year-Old WWII Veteran Still Hard at Work at NJ Store

98-Year-Old WWII Veteran Still Hard at Work at NJ Store

In your late 90s, you might want to relax -- but not Bartholomeo “Bennie” Ficeto.

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 at 02:22 PM EDT

Strong Wind Sends More Than 150 Air Mattresses Flying

Strong Wind Sends More Than 150 Air Mattresses Flying

Call it the "Great Mattress Migration of 2019," as Robb Manes did when he caught footage of more than 150 air mattresses flying through the air in Stapleton, Colorado. The mattresses, inflated for...

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 08:22 PM EDT

Florida Vacation Home Invaded by Vomiting Vultures

Florida Vacation Home Invaded by Vomiting Vultures

A New York couple's luxurious vacation house in Florida has been taken over by dozens of black vultures that are vomiting and defecating everywhere. The Palm Beach Post reports the Casimano family can't even...

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 at 03:41 PM EDT

NYC Landlords Split 2 Apts. Into 18 Rooms With 4.5-Foot Ceilings

NYC Landlords Split 2 Apts. Into 18 Rooms With 4.5-Foot Ceilings

The average New Yorker’s small apartment is nothing compared these illegal micro-apartments on the Lower East Side. The Department of Buildings say the landlords of 165 Henry Street subdivided an apartment...

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 04:21 PM EDT

Couple Accused of Faking Baby's Birth, Death in Charity Scheme

Couple Accused of Faking Baby's Birth, Death in Charity Scheme

A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family.

Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 08:19 PM EDT

Creepy Dolls Freaking Out Residents of Missouri Town

Creepy Dolls Freaking Out Residents of Missouri Town

Some of them are headless, others are resting in strange places and all of them are creepy. The city of Festus in Jefferson County, Missouri, has had multiple instances in the past week of eerie dolls...

Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 at 04:56 PM EDT

Woman Pulls Gator From Pants During Stop: Officials

Woman Pulls Gator From Pants During Stop: Officials

Officials say a Florida woman who pulled a small alligator from her yoga pants during a traffic stop and illegally possessed numerous other wild animals has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty...

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 03:01 PM EDT

Money From the Sky? Counterfeit Cash Drops Onto Pa. Coworkers

Money From the Sky? Counterfeit Cash Drops Onto Pa. Coworkers

Authorities say the counterfeit cash fell from trees in Lancaster County after a suspect dropped the fake cash while running on the rooftops from police.

Monday, Aug 12, 2019 at 10:16 AM EDT

Woman Shares Terrifying 'Number Neighbor' Story

Woman Shares Terrifying 'Number Neighbor' Story

A Los Angeles woman says her "Number Neighbor" experience took a dark turn and now she's warning others of the possible downsides to the latest social media game. The woman, who only wanted to be identified as...

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