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Friday, Jun 8, 2018 at 06:16 AM EDT

NY Man Steals $4.5M From Mom, Buys Jets and $100K Bottle of Booze: DA

NY Man Steals $4.5M From Mom, Buys Jets and $100K Bottle of Booze: DA

A 24-year-old Long Island man has been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $4.5 million from his mom's bank account to fund a lavish lifestyle that included private jets, Super Bowl tickets and $100,000...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 03:07 PM EDT

500-Year-Old Columbus Letter Returned to Spain From Delaware

500-Year-Old Columbus Letter Returned to Spain From Delaware

A 500-year-old copy of a letter from Christopher Columbus describing his exploits in the Americas has been returned to Spain from Delaware.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 02:57 PM EDT

Canadian Peacocks Fight Their Own Reflections, Damaging Cars

Canadian Peacocks Fight Their Own Reflections, Damaging Cars

Feral peacocks in a Canadian city near Vancouver aren’t known to harm humans but video shows them threatening parked luxury vehicles. The peafowl have been troubling Surrey, British Columbia, for some time —...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 02:42 PM EDT

Philly Hip-Hop Legend Wants to Open 'Beanie's Bagels'

Philly Hip-Hop Legend Wants to Open 'Beanie's Bagels'

From beats to the bakery, Philadelphia hip-hop legend Beanie Sigel is teaming up with a local restaurateur to create a bagel shop.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 11:11 AM EDT

Rarer Than Red Lobster: Orange Lobster Found at Grocery Store

Rarer Than Red Lobster: Orange Lobster Found at Grocery Store

Workers at a Massachusetts supermarket have found a rare orange lobster. Roche Bros. Supermarkets said in a Facebook post on May 29 workers at their Westborough store found the lobster in a shipment of...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 10:49 AM EDT

Sacrebleu! French Man Wins Lottery Twice in 18 Months

Sacrebleu! French Man Wins Lottery Twice in 18 Months

A man who regularly plays the lottery with the same numbers at the same place in eastern France has beaten huge odds, winning the My Million lottery twice in 18 months. Le Parisien newspaper says mathematicians...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 10:54 AM EDT

Trump, Pence Share Odd Moment at FEMA Briefing

Trump, Pence Share Odd Moment at FEMA Briefing

Vice President Mike Pence shared an odd moment at a FEMA hurricane briefing with his boss, President Donald Trump, when both men removed their water bottles from the table in a now-viral clip.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 07:53 PM EDT

NYC's Verrazano Bridge Has Been Misspelled for Over 50 Years

NYC's Verrazano Bridge Has Been Misspelled for Over 50 Years

The New York state Senate unanimously passed a bill that would correct the spelling of a bridge that has been wrong for over 50 years. New York City's Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is spelled with one "Z." It should...

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 10:44 AM EDT

NY Man Sues CVS for Blabbing to Wife About Viagra Use

NY Man Sues CVS for Blabbing to Wife About Viagra Use

A Long Island man is suing CVS after a pharmacist allegedly blabbed about his use of an erectile-dysfunction drug to his wife. The New York Post reports Michael Feinberg had a prescription for Viagra that he...

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 02:40 PM EDT

Soldier in Stolen Armored Vehicle Was on Drugs, Police Say

Soldier in Stolen Armored Vehicle Was on Drugs, Police Say

A Virginia National Guard soldier who stole an armored personnel carrier and led police on a more than 60-mile chase through central Virginia was under the influence of drugs, authorities say. Joshua Philip...

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