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Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 at 06:19 AM EDT

DC Neighbors Mistook Pet Named 'Cookie' for a Fearsome Mountain Lion

DC Neighbors Mistook Pet Named 'Cookie' for a Fearsome Mountain Lion

A local veterinarian has solved the mystery surrounding a huge cat seen climbing up a fence at a Georgetown home. Giulia di Marzo said she checked her Ring security camera footage Sunday morning to find...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 10:17 AM EDT
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

13 Facts About Friday the 13th

Many people have paraskavedekatriaphobia (also known as friggatriskaidekaphobia),...View gallery

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Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 at 06:33 PM EDT

Video Shows 2 Men Leaving Piles of Mail on Street Corner

Video Shows 2 Men Leaving Piles of Mail on Street Corner

An investigation is underway after two men were captured on video dumping dozens of containers of mail on a Philadelphia street corner.

Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 at 07:30 AM EDT

'Miracle Baby': New Mom Didn't Even Know She Was Pregnant

'Miracle Baby': New Mom Didn't Even Know She Was Pregnant

A Delaware woman who thought she couldn't have children says she unexpectedly gave birth in her sister's bathroom without showing any symptoms before delivering.

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019 at 11:51 AM EDT

Taylor Swift Suspect Charged in Trump Golf Course Damage

Taylor Swift Suspect Charged in Trump Golf Course Damage

The man charged with breaking into singer Taylor Swift's Rhode Island mansion is accused of causing more than $20,000 damage to President Donald Trump's New Jersey golf course.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 10:39 AM EDT

Rare Full Harvest 'Micromoon' Will Emerge This Weekend

Rare Full Harvest 'Micromoon' Will Emerge This Weekend

The so-called full "Harvest Moon" will emerge in the night sky this weekend. But don't be spooked by its appearance, it will be much smaller than usual. The harvest moon is the full moon closest to the...

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...

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