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Jailed Mayor of North Florida City Resigns

Jailed Mayor of North Florida City Resigns

A north Florida mayor who is jailed on drug charges has resigned from office. Read »

Mar 12, 2014
Stolen Puppy Returned to Pensacola Pet Store

Stolen Puppy Returned to Pensacola Pet Store

An 8-week-old Yorkshire terrier is safe and sound at a Pensacola Petland days after a woman smuggled it out of... Read »

Mar 11, 2014
Drunken Man Demanded Bed to Sleep: Police

Drunken Man Demanded Bed to Sleep: Police

Police in Central Texas say an intoxicated 22-year-old man has been arrested after knocking on the doors... Read »

Mar 10, 2014
Bee Attack in SoCal Leaves 2 Hospitalized

Bee Attack in SoCal Leaves 2 Hospitalized

Two people were treated for bee stings after a car struck a tree and knocked down a beehive in the Los Angeles area... Watch »

Mar 10, 2014
Seal Spotted Sunbathing in Brooklyn

Seal Spotted Sunbathing in Brooklyn

A seal was spotted sunbathing near the water at the Newtown Creek Nature Walk in Brooklyn Sunday. Read »

Mar 10, 2014
LSD-Contaminated Steak Sickened Tampa Family: Police

LSD-Contaminated Steak Sickened Tampa Family: Police

Initial test results have revealed why a Tampa family mysteriously fell ill earlier this week: they ate... Watch »

Mar 8, 2014
Man Arrested for DUI Said He Was Trying to

Man Arrested for DUI Said He Was Trying to "Drive it Off": Cops

A Florida man who busted for DUI admitted he had been drinking and was trying to "drive it... Read »

Mar 7, 2014
Video Shows Troopers Finding Man's Mom in Trunk

Video Shows Troopers Finding Man's Mom in Trunk

Troopers came to the rescue of a mother who they say was kidnapped by her own son and stuffed into the trunk of his... Watch »

Mar 7, 2014
Got ID? Arrest in Bank Heist

Got ID? Arrest in Bank Heist

Authorities have arrested a man suspected of being the would-be bank robber who walked away after a New Jersey bank... Read »

Mar 7, 2014
Woman Wins $2M in Lottery With Fortune Cookie Numbers

Woman Wins $2M in Lottery With Fortune Cookie Numbers

A fortune cookie from a Chinese restaurant in New York City lived up to its name after a Bronx woman won the lottery... Read »

Mar 7, 2014
Man Beats Dog to Death for Soiling Carpet: Police

Man Beats Dog to Death for Soiling Carpet: Police

A Baltimore City police officer was arrested after his girlfriend told police he beat and killed their... Watch »

Mar 7, 2014
New App Evokes Sounds, Smells of Bacon Frying

New App Evokes Sounds, Smells of Bacon Frying

Want to wake up to the sound of bacon sizzling on the stove with its aroma drawing you out of bed? There's an... Read »

Mar 6, 2014
Man Steals Wallet, Eats Cash On Way to Jail

Man Steals Wallet, Eats Cash On Way to Jail

Leosvel Cordova Parrado was arrested after he stole his girlfriend's wallet and ate some of the cash on the way... Read »

Mar 7, 2014
16th-Century Warfare Manual Shows

16th-Century Warfare Manual Shows "Rocket Cat"

Fanciful illustrations from a circa-1530 manual on artillery and siege warfare, digitized by the University... Watch »

Mar 6, 2014
Cops Search for Man Who Urinated on People Near UF Campus

Cops Search for Man Who Urinated on People Near UF Campus

Police are searching for a man who has been urinating on people near the University of Florida campus. Read »

Mar 6, 2014
Got ID? Teller's Request Stops Heist

Got ID? Teller's Request Stops Heist

Police say a would-be bank robber in New Jersey walked away after the teller asked for some identification. Read »

Mar 6, 2014
Tampa Man Arrested for Sex With Pit Bull: Police

Tampa Man Arrested for Sex With Pit Bull: Police

A Tampa man was arrested after neighbors caught him having sex with one of his pet pit bulls in his back... Read »

Mar 5, 2014
Must See: Human Hamster Wheel

Must See: Human Hamster Wheel

Two New York City performance artists have turned themselves into human hamsters for 10 days to illustrate people's... Watch »

Mar 5, 2014
'Fish Strike' Stops Jet's Takeoff at Florida Base

'Fish Strike' Stops Jet's Takeoff at Florida Base

"Bird strikes" are a familiar hazard for aircraft. Now authorities at a Tampa Bay-area military base... Read »

Mar 5, 2014
Florida Teen Charged With Causing 23 Crashes

Florida Teen Charged With Causing 23 Crashes

Authorities say a 16-year-old southwest Florida boy stole a truck and caused 23 crashes as deputies chased him. Read »

Mar 5, 2014
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