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3 hours ago

Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant

Workers at a Florida Wendy's got the surprise of a lifetime when a customer tossed a 3-foot-long live alligator through the drive-thru window.

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3 hours ago

Serial stomper targeting the feet of Austin, Texas

Strange but true: Several women have reported incidents of a man stomping on their feet before riding off on a bicycle.

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1 day ago

Lock of John Lennon’s hair could fetch up to $10,000 at auction

Heritage Auctions, which is selling the hair of the late singer, said it was clipped and saved by a hairdresser in Germany in 1966.

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Court: Wisconsin couple, too drunk to drive, give keys to 9-year-old

Jason Roth, 36, and Amanda Eggert, 32, pleaded not guilty at the court to charges of recklessly endangering safety and neglecting a child.

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2 days ago

Cars parked on thin ice get icy bath in Wisconsin

Call it the polar bear plunge for cars and trucks.

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5 days ago

Prognosticating Ape picks Panthers to win Super Bowl

The 1-year-old orangutan named Tuah chewed up a cardboard Panthers sign and later kissed a papier-maché Panthers helmet.

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5 days ago

The Strangelove Suite: Northern Ireland sells nuclear bunker

It has no windows — but offers unrestricted views of Armageddon.

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6 days ago

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

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1 week ago

Jury summons directs people to call sex hotline

That's one way to get people to do their civic duty.

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1 week ago

Google buys ‘Google’ for just over $6,000

A Massachusetts graduate student who pointed out a glitch that allowed him to briefly "own" the world's most heavily trafficked website has been rewarded by Google.

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1 week ago

Eagles vs Drones: Dutch police eye birds to prey on drones

It may sound like a flight of fancy, but Dutch police are considering using birds of prey to swoop down and pluck rogue drones out of the sky.

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1 week ago

It’s a shark-eat-shark world

Has your roommate ever been so invasive that you ate them?

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2 weeks ago

Bad ink! Patriots fan gets tattoo declaring Super Bowl win

A New England Patriots fan was a bit premature when he got a tattoo declaring the team champions of a game they never reached — yet he says he has no regrets.

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2 weeks ago

AirPnP brings the sharing economy to the bathroom

We cannot - and did not - make this up.

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2 weeks ago

‘Lunch lizard’ becomes Kindergarten class pet

A central New Jersey elementary school science class has a new pet after a lizard was discovered in a student's salad after being refrigerated for days.

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2 weeks ago

Watch the ‘rescue’ of this adorable sloth

The Transit Commission of Ecuador took on a rather unusual task when workers spotted a sloth stranded on a busy highway.

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2 weeks ago

Burger King employee is now the ‘chicken king’

That's certainly a unique way to celebrate your last day.

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2 weeks ago

Remember: Judge Judy is NOT on the U.S. Supreme Court

Looks like we need a civics lesson, stat.

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3 weeks ago

Philly police parody ‘Hotline Bling’ for snowstorm parking reminder

The Philadelphia Police Department is preparing for this weekend's upcoming snowstorm by using Drake to illustrate parking spot protocol.

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3 weeks ago

The sandwich struggle

Police say four people were arrested at a California Subway shop after one of them was denied a sandwich.

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Medicaid Expansion Still on Track in SD

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There isn’t much talk about Medicaid expansion in Pierre right now, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t anything moving.

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Aging SD Population will Pressure State Finances

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While much of the legislative attention is focused on giving teachers’ pay raises, another sector of public service employees may need to be next.

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SD Senator John Thune Pushing for Aggressive Senate Agenda

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US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said that they may not take up many major issues this year due to the Presidential election in November.

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HSBC Settles with the State of Iowa

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Iowa is part of a federal and state settlement with H-S-B-C Bank over alleged issues with mortgage settlements.

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ACA Insurance Coverage Up in Nebraska

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A record number of Nebraskans signed up for healthcare coverage during the federal government’s open enrollment period.