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Monday, Aug 6, 2018 at 08:36 AM EDT

Giant Lobster Named After Bon Jovi

Giant Lobster Named After Bon Jovi

There's Bon Jovi the rock star and then there's Bon Jovi the rock lobster.

Friday, Aug 3, 2018 at 09:42 PM EDT

Philly's Newest Diner (Literally) Rolled Into Town Friday

Philly's Newest Diner (Literally) Rolled Into Town Friday

A 1950s Mountain View diner traveled from Willimantic, Connecticut, to Berkley Street in Philadelphia. There, it will reopen as the Wayne Junction Diner after restaurant, located across from Wayne Junction...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 06:36 AM EDT

Rare Nickel Could Fetch Up to $5 Million at Philly Auction

Rare Nickel Could Fetch Up to $5 Million at Philly Auction

How much is a nickel worth? A rare nickel is going up for auction in Philadelphia and officials say it could fetch $3 million to $5 million.

Thursday, Aug 2, 2018 at 09:31 AM EDT

New Jersey Officers Rescue Deer in Pool

New Jersey Officers Rescue Deer in Pool

An unexpected guest took a dip in a private pool in Hamilton Township, Atlantic County, prompting officers to rescue the animal. The deer didn't run off and even posed for photos with the officers.

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 08:35 AM EDT

Shark Swiped From Aquarium in Baby Stroller, Found Safe

Shark Swiped From Aquarium in Baby Stroller, Found Safe

Three people snatched a small shark from a pool at the San Antonio Aquarium and smuggled it out in a baby stroller over the weekend, the aquarium said Monday. A suspect is in custody and "the shark is alive and...

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 11:57 AM EDT

Bigfoot Lumbers Into Virginia Congressional Race

Bigfoot Lumbers Into Virginia Congressional Race

Bigfoot is now a campaign issue in a Virginia race for U.S. Congress. Democratic candidate Leslie Cockburn took to Twitter on Sunday to accuse her Republican opponent Denver Riggleman of being a “devotee of...

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018 at 07:41 AM EDT

7-Foot Boa Constrictor on the Loose in Montgomery County

7-Foot Boa Constrictor on the Loose in Montgomery County

"Vinnie," a 10-year-old boa constrictor missing from his Montgomery County home, has residents on edge in a small community.

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 08:24 PM EDT

Man Angry Over Broken Phone Drives Into Phone Store: Police

Man Angry Over Broken Phone Drives Into Phone Store: Police

A 74-year-old man ranting about a broken phone drove his car through the glass storefront of a Verizon Wireless store in North Carolina, authorities said Friday, stunning shoppers during the dinner hour at an...

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 08:22 AM EDT

Can't Fight Kitty Hall: Cat Elected as Mayor in Michigan

Can't Fight Kitty Hall: Cat Elected as Mayor in Michigan

Politics in a small northern Michigan village have gone to the cats and dogs and goats and even chickens. Omena's newly elected mayor is a feline named Sweet Tart. Dogs Diablo Shapiro and Punkin Anderson Harder...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 03:02 PM EDT

Woman Strangles Rabid Fox During NJ Backyard Attack

Woman Strangles Rabid Fox During NJ Backyard Attack

A woman trying to fend off a rabid fox that was biting her in the leg reached down with one hand to hold shut its mouth and with the other strangled it.

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