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Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019 at 11:26 AM EDT

It's Palindrome Week (But Not the Last One of the Century)

It's Palindrome Week (But Not the Last One of the Century)

A Toyota's a Toyota -- but we got it wrong in saying that this week is the last palindrome week of the century. Palindromes are words, phrases or a sequence of numbers that can be read the same way forward and...

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 01:29 PM EDT

Couple Charged for Spending Over $100K in Accidental Deposit

Couple Charged for Spending Over $100K in Accidental Deposit

A Pennsylvania couple who police say went on a spending spree after a bank accidentally deposited $120,000 into their account are headed to trial. State police tell the Williamsport Sun-Gazette that Robert and...

Monday, Sep 9, 2019 at 05:52 PM EDT

Killer Hallucinogenic Weed Blooms in Manhattan

Killer Hallucinogenic Weed Blooms in Manhattan

If you happened to come across a plant with trumpet-shaped flowers inside a concrete median strip along a bike lane on the Upper West Side you may have thought nothing of the unassuming plant. But, be warned --...

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 08:34 AM EDT

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on Mass. Turnpike

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on Mass. Turnpike

A driver on the Massachusetts Turnpike saw a motorist in the lane next to him asleep behind the wheel Sunday. Dakota Randall says he was driving on Interstate 90 when he noticed a Tesla with its driver and...

Friday, Sep 6, 2019 at 07:24 AM EDT

Rare Two-Headed Rattlesnake Found in New Jersey

Rare Two-Headed Rattlesnake Found in New Jersey

Herpetologists found a rare, two-headed timber rattlesnake in New Jersey.

Thursday, Sep 5, 2019 at 11:13 AM EDT

Maid of Honor Wears T. Rex Costume to Sister's Wedding

Maid of Honor Wears T. Rex Costume to Sister's Wedding

When a bride-to-be told her sister she could wear anything she wanted to the wedding, her maid of honor made an unexpected choice: a T. rex costume. Deanna Adams, 40, a legal administrative specialist in Omaha,...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 04:41 PM EDT

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

An apparently hungry thief broke into a Subway shop in D.C. overnight, jumped over the counter and made himself a sandwich. Surveillance footage shared by D.C. police on Tuesday shows a young man in shorts and...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 07:48 PM EDT

Eagles Offensive Line Bares It All for ESPN's Body Issue

Eagles Offensive Line Bares It All for ESPN's Body Issue

Jason Kelce, Lane Johson, Brandon Brooks, Halapoulivaati Vaitai, and Isaac Semulo like you've never seen them before. Naked.

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 03:39 PM EDT

Police: Bricks of Cocaine Wash Up on Fla. Beaches by Hurricane Dorian

Police: Bricks of Cocaine Wash Up on Fla. Beaches by Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian pushed up more than surging seawater onto Florida's shores. As Dorian skirted Florida's coastline Tuesday, bricks of cocaine washed up on two beaches from waves stirred up by the storm,...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 11:02 AM EDT

NJ Woman Steals $28K Costco Ring After Sneaky Swap: Cops

NJ Woman Steals $28K Costco Ring After Sneaky Swap: Cops

A woman allegedly stole a $28,000 diamond ring from a New Jersey Costco store by replacing it with a much cheaper ring she had stolen from a different Costco, authorities say.

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