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Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 02:37 PM EDT

Reports of Fireball Streaking Across the Sky in Our Area

Reports of Fireball Streaking Across the Sky in Our Area

Nearly 200 people across the Northeast reported seeing a bright object streak across the sky.

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 09:43 AM EDT

Man Builds Two-Story ‘Star Wars’ Transport Replica

Man Builds Two-Story ‘Star Wars’ Transport Replica

Nick Meyer decided that his AT-AT walker model wasn’t big enough, so he built a two-story replica of the famous “Star Wars” vehicle on the front lawn of his house. The display has inspired some...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 07:26 AM EDT

D'oh! Burglary Suspect Nabbed After Leaving Wallet at Scene

D'oh! Burglary Suspect Nabbed After Leaving Wallet at Scene

A 41-year-old New Jersey man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a cash register with a few hundred bucks from a tire company -- and accidentally leaving his wallet on the floor of the business when he...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 04:33 PM EDT

2-Story 'Star Wars' Replica in Yard for Halloween Is Big Hit

2-Story 'Star Wars' Replica in Yard for Halloween Is Big Hit

A two-story "Star Wars"-inspired Halloween yard display in Ohio is inspiring kids to pick up light sabers and attracting hundreds of visitors from across the state. Elevator mechanic Nick Meyer spent half a...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 07:19 AM EDT

Buck Stuck on Beach in New Jersey

Buck Stuck on Beach in New Jersey

A buck has been stuck on a New Jersey beach all day Wednesday, hours after it was spotted roaming the streets in nearby Seaside Heights Tuesday night.

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM EDT

Lawsuit Over NJ House Stalked By 'The Watcher' Dismissed

Lawsuit Over NJ House Stalked By 'The Watcher' Dismissed

A judge has thrown out the remaining counts of a civil lawsuit filed by a New Jersey couple who say they were scared away from their home after receiving anonymous creepy letters from someone named "The...

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 07:56 PM EDT

Everyone from Pittsburgh Was in Philly Today, Facebook Says

Everyone from Pittsburgh Was in Philly Today, Facebook Says

Many Pennsylvania natives woke up to a notification from Facebook welcoming them to Philadelphia. The catch? They weren't in Philly at all.

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 02:55 PM EDT
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By Noa Halff

NJ Pizzeria Rolls Out Pumpkin Spice Pizza for Fall

Think you've tasted every pumpkin spice product this fall? Think again. Pumpkin...View gallery

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Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 06:35 AM EDT

Mich. Man Brings Doughnuts to His Arrest After Cops Win Bet

Mich. Man Brings Doughnuts to His Arrest After Cops Win Bet

A 21-year-old man wanted for probation violations surrendered at a suburban Detroit police station — with a dozen doughnuts for officers. The sweet gesture didn't help Michael Zaydel. He still was sentenced to...

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 06:17 AM EDT

Balloon Crash Pilot Was as Impaired as a Drunk Driver: NTSB

Balloon Crash Pilot Was as Impaired as a Drunk Driver: NTSB

The pilot in the deadliest hot air balloon crash in U.S. history was probably impaired by Valium, opioids and cold and allergy medicine when he ignored weather warnings and flew the ride into a power line,...

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