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Pinball Illegal? Oakland's Prohibition-Era Ban Reversed

Pinball Illegal? Oakland's Prohibition-Era Ban Reversed

Time to lay those quarters down in Oakland, after 80 years of pinball perdition. Oakland is reversing a law... Watch »

Jun 27, 2014
1-Minute Parking? Photo of LA Street Sign Typo Goes Viral

1-Minute Parking? Photo of LA Street Sign Typo Goes Viral

Every city has its share of ridiculous parking signs. But a 1-minute parking sign typo in Los Angeles is definitely... Read »

Jun 21, 2014
Motorcyclist's Death-Defying Stunt Saves Him in Car Crash

Motorcyclist's Death-Defying Stunt Saves Him in Car Crash

A motorcyclist walked away from an accident relatively unscathed after a near-death car accident sent... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014
WATCH: Man in Mentos Suit Gets Dropped Into Diet Coke

WATCH: Man in Mentos Suit Gets Dropped Into Diet Coke

Dropping Mentos into a two-liter of Diet Coke is the oldest trick in the book (it even has its own Wikipedia page!) Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Felon's “Hot” Mug Shot Goes Viral

Felon's “Hot” Mug Shot Goes Viral

A handsome mug shot of a Northern California man arrested on felony weapons charges has gone viral on social media... Watch »

Jun 20, 2014
Fired Man Sets Fire To Ex-Boss's House: Police

Fired Man Sets Fire To Ex-Boss's House: Police

Police say that shortly after Damion Haywood got fired on his 40th birthday, he set fire to the house and... Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Watch: Houston Police Raid House Packed With Pythons

Watch: Houston Police Raid House Packed With Pythons

After a tip from an anonymous caller, Houston police raided a Heights apartment and found fifteen snakes packed into... Watch »

Jun 19, 2014
Caipirinha-Flavored Condoms a Hit at World Cup in Brazil

Caipirinha-Flavored Condoms a Hit at World Cup in Brazil

Of all the protective measures taken in Brazil for the World Cup, one particular item is proving to be a... Read »

Jun 24, 2014
Brazen Graffiti Suspect Accused of Tagging San Diego Courtroom

Brazen Graffiti Suspect Accused of Tagging San Diego Courtroom

A young man accused of dozens of cases of graffiti in San Diego County was busted for vandalism after he... Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Couple Moving Into New Apartment Finds Python in Couch

Couple Moving Into New Apartment Finds Python in Couch

A couple cleaning out an apartment they were moving into on Long Island were startled to find a three-foot long ball... Read »

Jun 17, 2014
450-Pound Man Hid Marijuana in Stomach Fat: Deputies

450-Pound Man Hid Marijuana in Stomach Fat: Deputies

A 450-pound Florida man was arrested after deputies say they found marijuana hidden in his stomach fat during... Read »

Jun 16, 2014
Missing Child Turns Out to Be Missing Parrot

Missing Child Turns Out to Be Missing Parrot

A Connecticut woman who raced to help when she heard a child calling for his or her daddy assisted in a... Read »

Jun 16, 2014

13 Facts About Friday the 13th

Many people have araskavedekatriaphobia (also known as friggatriskaidekaphobia), or fear of Friday the View »

Jun 13, 2014
Lobster Thief Stuffed Frozen Tails in Pants: Cops

Lobster Thief Stuffed Frozen Tails in Pants: Cops

A central Florida woman faces petit theft charges after officials say she stuffed seven frozen lobster tails in her... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
Broward Beer and Beef Bandit Busted: BSO

Broward Beer and Beef Bandit Busted: BSO

A man wanted for a series of beer and steak thefts throughout Broward County has been arrested, authorities said. Read »

Jun 13, 2014
There's a Full Moon This Friday the 13th

There's a Full Moon This Friday the 13th

The superstitious might want to lock their doors and stay inside this Friday. That's because not only is it... Read »

Jun 12, 2014
Must-See: Man Feeds Alligators With His Mouth

Must-See: Man Feeds Alligators With His Mouth

Gasps can be heard by tourists on a swamp boat tour in south Louisiana as their guide jumps in the water to... Watch »

Jun 12, 2014
Md. Police Issue

Md. Police Issue "Be on the Lookout" for Stolen Bunny Costume

Prince George's County Police have issued a BOLO -- a "Be on the Lookout" advisory -- for a six-foot-tall... Read »

Jul 8, 2014
Man Accused of Hitting Brother With Marijuana Plants

Man Accused of Hitting Brother With Marijuana Plants

Sheriff's deputies say a Lakeland man faces domestic battery charges after hitting his brother with marijuana plants... Read »

Jun 9, 2014
WATCH: Lightning Interrupts Quiet Drive

WATCH: Lightning Interrupts Quiet Drive

A couple's quiet drive last Saturday in Alberta, Canada, was loudly interrupted by a bolt of lightning that... Watch »

Jun 6, 2014
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