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Monday, Jan 4, 2016 at 12:00 PM EST

Man Faces Charges in Raiding of Neighbor's Fridge

Man Faces Charges in Raiding of Neighbor's Fridge

A Naples man faces burglary and theft charges after allegedly raiding his neighbor's refrigerator on New Year's Eve.

Sunday, Jan 3, 2016 at 03:41 PM EST

Snapchat Selfie With Armed Robbery Victim Helps ID Suspect

Snapchat Selfie With Armed Robbery Victim Helps ID Suspect

A man accused of armed robbery and taking a Snapchat selfie with his victim has been arrested, according to a Northern California police department. Authorities in Pacific Grove continue to search for two other...

Friday, Jan 1, 2016 at 07:58 PM EST

Zebra Reunited with Tx. Owner After Running Free

Zebra Reunited with Tx. Owner After Running Free

Officials in a North Texas county say a zebra found Friday afternoon is back home with its owner after a few hours of freedom. Sheriff Roger Deeds of Hood County said deputies found the zebra roaming just south...

Thursday, Dec 31, 2015 at 11:10 AM EST

'Break the Internet', 'Manspreading' Make Annual List of Banned Words

'Break the Internet', 'Manspreading' Make Annual List of Banned Words

So a university has decided, without holding a presser, that about a dozen words and phrases are problematic and should be banned from everyday use — and there are no plans to walk it back even if the...

Thursday, Dec 31, 2015 at 11:50 AM EST

Woman Beats DWI Charge With Claim Her Body Brews Alcohol

Woman Beats DWI Charge With Claim Her Body Brews Alcohol

Drunken-driving charges against an upstate New York woman have been dismissed based on an unusual defense: Her body is a brewery. The woman was arrested while driving with a blood-alcohol level more than four...

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015 at 08:08 PM EST

Man's Opinions on Sex Thwart Teacher Certification

Man's Opinions on Sex Thwart Teacher Certification

The University of Hawaii didn't violate First Amendment rights when it denied a teaching certificate for a Caltech-educated aspiring high school teacher who expressed views condoning adults having sex with...

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015 at 12:38 PM EST

Dead Body Kept as 'Shrine' in Phoenix Woman's Apartment

Dead Body Kept as 'Shrine' in Phoenix Woman's Apartment

Police have arrested a Phoenix woman they said kept a dead woman on her couch and believed she was a shrine from God before authorities found the body.

Monday, Dec 28, 2015 at 04:30 PM EST

Deputies: Woman Drank While Riding Wal-Mart Cart

Deputies: Woman Drank While Riding Wal-Mart Cart

A Florida woman has been accused of taking methamphetamine and driving a motorized shopping cart through a Wal-Mart while drinking wine and eating sushi and cinnamon rolls. According to a Citrus County...

Monday, Dec 28, 2015 at 09:41 AM EST

Runaway Emu Finds Home on Delaware Ranch

Runaway Emu Finds Home on Delaware Ranch

A wayward emu that eluded police and animal control officers in Delaware for months now has a place to call home. The emu, now named Eddie Horace, has found a home at Cathy Capone's Square Dog Ranch near...

Thursday, Dec 24, 2015 at 02:38 PM EST

Man Stabbed by 400-Pound Woman 'With a Beard'

Man Stabbed by 400-Pound Woman 'With a Beard'

San Diego police are searching for a heavyset woman with facial hair who allegedly stabbed a man in the neck after he asked a group of people for a cigarette in the East Village.

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