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Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 at 10:45 PM EDT

Flyers Mascot Gritty Has a Pumpkin ... and It's Unreal

Flyers Mascot Gritty Has a Pumpkin ... and It's Unreal

This Gritty pumpkin is huge and amazing ... just like the mascot. By Jordan Hall

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 05:40 PM EDT

Calif. Teen Baked Grandfather's Ashes Into Cookies: Police

Calif. Teen Baked Grandfather's Ashes Into Cookies: Police

A high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade sugar cookies and shared them with several classmates, police in Northern California said Wednesday. The student and a friend baked the...

Monday, Oct 15, 2018 at 05:44 AM EDT

Watch Divers Carve Pumpkins Underwater in Florida Keys

Watch Divers Carve Pumpkins Underwater in Florida Keys

A creative group of scuba divers submerged 30 feet beneath the surface in the Florida Keys to carve pumpkins. The event took place at the annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving contest that took place Sunday near...

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 at 11:56 PM EDT

Runaway Pig Lured Home by Deputy's Doritos

Runaway Pig Lured Home by Deputy's Doritos

San Bernardino County Sheriff's deputies in California had to reach into their bag of tricks, or lunch bag of tricks, to corral a portly pig that had gotten loose.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 07:36 PM EDT
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By Dan Farrell

There’s a Sea Monster in The Navy Yard

Seriously. We're not kidding.View gallery

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Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at 01:17 PM EDT

'Sea Monsters HERE': Gigantic Navy Yard Artwork Engulfs Building

'Sea Monsters HERE': Gigantic Navy Yard Artwork Engulfs Building

 Two artists, Filthy Luker and Pedro Estrellas in collaboration with Group X, built one of Philadelphia's newest — and largest — installations at the Navy Yard in South Philadelphia. It was...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 04:41 PM EDT

School Bus Carrying 9 Kids Plunges Into Fla. Pool After Crash With Jeep

School Bus Carrying 9 Kids Plunges Into Fla. Pool After Crash With Jeep

A Florida school bus plowed through a fence and into a backyard pool after a collision, but no one on board was hurt. The Orlando Sentinel reports that nine students and the driver were onboard the Orange...

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 06:11 PM EDT

Sale on for Banksy Painting That Self-Destructed at Auction

Sale on for Banksy Painting That Self-Destructed at Auction

The winning bidder for a Banksy painting that self-destructed during an auction last week has decided to go through with the purchase, auctioneer Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said a female...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 07:34 PM EDT

Yes, This Guy Was Fishing Over a Broad Street Storm Drain

Yes, This Guy Was Fishing Over a Broad Street Storm Drain

Those who walked near Broad and Race in Center City Wednesday caught an unusual sight. A man who was fishing over a storm drain. Mike Iaconelli claims he's been city fishing since he was a kid and has caught...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 01:23 PM EDT

'Emotional Support Squirrel' Causes Flight Delay in Orlando

'Emotional Support Squirrel' Causes Flight Delay in Orlando

Police had to remove a woman who brought an "emotional support squirrel" on a Frontier Airlines flight headed from Orlando, Florida, to Cleveland. Frontier says the passenger had noted in her reservation...

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