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Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 08:23 PM EDT

Whale Flips NJ Fishermen's Boat, Tossing Them Into Ocean

Whale Flips NJ Fishermen's Boat, Tossing Them Into Ocean

Whale one, New Jersey fishermen zero. A whale capsized their boat in the waters off Long Branch on Thursday, officials said. The fishermen were about 50 yards off the beach when the mammal flipped their boat...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 09:56 AM EDT

Foles the Goat Lives Among Patriots Fans

Foles the Goat Lives Among Patriots Fans

Thanks to a bet between Zoo New England and the Philadelphia Zoo, there's a goat named Foles in Boston.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 07:10 AM EDT

Rare Nickel Fetches $4.5 Million at Philly Auction

Rare Nickel Fetches $4.5 Million at Philly Auction

A rare nickel has sold for $4.56 million at a Philadelphia auction.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 06:04 AM EDT

Bright Red Outdoor Urinals Pop Up in Paris

Bright Red Outdoor Urinals Pop Up in Paris

The City of Lights has debuted an especially flashy new way to curtail public urination: bright red eco-toilets for those on the go. Industrial designer Faltazi created the waterless urinal, called "Uritrotto...

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 01:49 PM EDT

You (Or Will Smith) Could Be the New Voice of SEPTA

You (Or Will Smith) Could Be the New Voice of SEPTA

SEPTA wants you to be hearing voices when you ride. And, you can help the transit agency pick its newest (celebrity) announcer.

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 10:54 AM EDT

Deputies Reel in Women Stranded on Waterborne Unicorn

Deputies Reel in Women Stranded on Waterborne Unicorn

It was not a fairy tale, but a rescue on a Minnesota lake did involve a rainbow unicorn. A sheriff's deputy and a reserve deputy from the Chisago County Sheriff's Office spotted a group of five women on a...

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 at 07:21 AM EDT

Men Buy 69 Hard Drives in Fla., Return Boxes Full of Play-Doh

Men Buy 69 Hard Drives in Fla., Return Boxes Full of Play-Doh

Employees at Target stores across Florida opened 69 newly returned boxes of external hard drives only to find the pricy items had been replaced with Play-Doh. Polk County Sheriff's officials say Jose Rivera...

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 07:54 AM EDT

Critter McCool Removes Massive Hives From Pa. Business

Critter McCool Removes Massive Hives From Pa. Business

A new business is creating quite the *buzz* after the new owner found two massive beehives inside. Critter McCool was called in to remove the hives.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 06:20 AM EDT

75 Goats, Sheep Escape NJ Livestock Auction, Go for a Stroll

If you're passing through Hackettstown on Thursday, beware of the goats and sheep...View gallery

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Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 12:26 PM EDT

NJ Police Chief Buys Cocaine Online, Prosecutor Says

NJ Police Chief Buys Cocaine Online, Prosecutor Says

The police chief of the Palisades Parkway Police Department has been arrested, accused of ordering cocaine online.

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