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Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Full Story

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Honey bees sting Texas man about 1,000 times

Sat Jul 26, 2014

A North Texas street department worker has been stung about 1,000 times by aggressive bees that also attacked two co-workers who tried to help him. Full Story

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Man run over by own truck during road rage

Sat Jul 26, 2014

A man in Florida apparently got a dose of road rage karma when police say he was run over by his own pickup truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window. Full Story

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Naked thieves take burgers from SW Fla eatery

Sat Jul 26, 2014

A southwest Florida waitress has dubbed the trio of naked hamburger thieves who broke into an eatery "dumb, dumber and dumbest." Full Story

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Amazon worker piloted drone around Space Needle

Sat Jul 26, 2014

An Amazon.com employee from out of town was the operator of a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week, police said. Full Story

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Tortoise an accomplice in alligator's zoo escape?

Sat Jul 26, 2014

An owner of a zoo in Michigan's Upper Peninsula says a 12-inch alligator has escaped, possibly with some help from a tortoise. Full Story

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Woman: Backyard near turnpike is not a rest stop

Thu Jul 24, 2014

A Pennsylvania woman says she can see drivers who pull off the side of a highway relieving themselves near her backyard, and state police have been asked to increase patrols. Full Story

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New Jersey sues over Florida pizza shop logo

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to the Garden State Parkway's green and yellow signs. Full Story

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Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story

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Couple marries in Omaha's largest cemetery

Thu Jul 24, 2014

A Nebraska couple chose an unusual venue for their wedding: the largest cemetery in Omaha. Full Story

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170-foot ketchup bottle for sale in Illinois

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Would you relish having a towering ketchup bottle? That emblem of roadside Americana could be yours if you fork over enough money. Full Story

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2 police cars collide when officer runs red light

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Authorities say a Syracuse city police officer was looking at the computer inside his patrol car when he ran a red light and collided with an unmarked police vehicle. Full Story

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Minor league GM gets prostate exam

Fri Jul 25, 2014

A minor league baseball manager in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, has done his part to spread prostate cancer awareness -- he had a prostate cancer exam before a field packed with baseball fans. Full Story

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State ends hunt for snake in New Jersey lake

Fri Jul 25, 2014

A 16-foot-long exotic snake reportedly slithering around New Jersey's largest lake is apparently a suburban legend. Or the snake just isn't hungry. Full Story

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Police probing switch of flags on Brooklyn Bridge

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Police are searching for four or five people they believe scaled to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge's two towers in the dead of night, disabled lights illuminating two large American flags and then replaced the flags with bleached-white ones. Full Story

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Hunt on for possible anaconda in New Jersey lake

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Reports of a 16-foot-long exotic snake -- possibly an anaconda -- slithering through New Jersey's largest lake have stoked fears among residents and led to searches and questions about what exactly is in the water. Full Story

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Surgeons in India remove 232 teeth from teen

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Dental surgeons in India's largest city say they have removed 232 small "tooth-like structures" from the mouth of a teenage boy with a rare medical condition. Full Story