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Tuesday, Aug 6, 2019 at 06:49 AM EDT

Sky Wars: Town Recruits Falcons to Combat 'Aggressive' Gulls

Sky Wars: Town Recruits Falcons to Combat 'Aggressive' Gulls

Ocean City is deploying birds of prey to scare off increasingly aggressive seagulls.

Monday, Aug 5, 2019 at 11:14 AM EDT

Gritty Shows Off His New Pet Hermit Crab, Claw'd

Gritty Shows Off His New Pet Hermit Crab, Claw'd

In NBC Sports Philadelphia's first episode of our Pro Pets series, they spend a day with Flyers mascot Gritty and his pet hermit crab, Claw'd.

Sunday, Aug 4, 2019 at 06:07 PM EDT

A Bird? A Plane? French Inventor Flies Over English Channel

A Bird? A Plane? French Inventor Flies Over English Channel

Is it a bird? A plane? No, it's a French inventor flying over the English Channel on his hoverboard. Looking like a superhero, Franky Zapata successfully completed the famed 22-mile journey in just 22...

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 01:04 PM EDT

Doctors Find 526 'Teeth-Like Structures' in Boy's Mouth

Doctors Find 526 'Teeth-Like Structures' in Boy's Mouth

Doctors in India found 526 'teeth-like structures' in a 7-year-old boy's mouth. The boy had been bothered by swelling and it went unnoticed for four years.

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 01:52 PM EDT

World’s Longest Yard Sale Open for the Weekend

World’s Longest Yard Sale Open for the Weekend

The world’s longest yard sale, which stretches 690 miles from Michigan to Alabama, opened Aug. 1 and will close Aug. 4.

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 01:03 PM EDT

Doctors Remove 526 'Tooth-Like Structures' From Boy's Mouth

Doctors Remove 526 'Tooth-Like Structures' From Boy's Mouth

Dentists at the Saveetha Dental College and Hospital in India hit the jackpot — of teeth. When a 7-year-old boy was brought to the hospital for swelling in his jaw, the surgeons noticed a large lesion with...

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 01:14 PM EDT

Endangered List Sought for Del. Firefly With Double Flash

Endangered List Sought for Del. Firefly With Double Flash

Environmental groups are hoping a rare bug found only along Delaware's southern coast will become the first firefly on the federal government's endangered species list.

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 12:14 PM EDT

Singing Donkey Hits Viral High Note

Singing Donkey Hits Viral High Note

A South Carolina man who is achieving internet fame for a viral video of his donkey singing along to The Lion King's "Circle of Life," said the entire video started as a joke with his friends. The...

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 08:19 AM EDT

This NJ Town Stinks: Residents Bemoan Landfill's Awful Smell

This NJ Town Stinks: Residents Bemoan Landfill's Awful Smell

Residents say the smell from a landfill in Kearny, New Jersey, is so bad it is actually making breathing difficult for some neighbors, and health officials have been forced to close a local soccer field four...

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 08:44 AM EDT

Woman Trying to Kill Bedbugs May Have Sparked Apartment Fire

Woman Trying to Kill Bedbugs May Have Sparked Apartment Fire

A fire that consumed a Delaware County apartment and caused evacuations in the rest of the complex may have been sparked by a woman's misguided attempt to get rid of bedbugs.

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