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Florida Teen's Facebook Post Costs Father $80,000

Florida Teen's Facebook Post Costs Father $80,000

A Florida teenager's Facebook post has cost her father an $80,000 legal settlement. The Palm Beach Post... Read »

Mar 3, 2014
Man Wakes Up in Body Bag

Man Wakes Up in Body Bag

78-year-old Walter Williams wakes up in a body bag after being pronounced dead. Read »

Mar 1, 2014
Woman Sues Nudist Community Over Service Dog

Woman Sues Nudist Community Over Service Dog

A blind resident at a Pasco County nudist community has sued the resort association, saying that she's been harassed... Read »

Mar 1, 2014
Florida Man Called Sheriff's Office Nearly 3,000 Times

Florida Man Called Sheriff's Office Nearly 3,000 Times

A Florida man who authorities claim called the Hillsborough County Sheriff's non-emergency line nearly 3,000... Read »

Feb 27, 2014
Florida Woman Accused of Calling 911 for Sex

Florida Woman Accused of Calling 911 for Sex

Police say Maria Montanez-Colon of Punta Gorda called police and said, "There's no emergency; I need to ask you... Watch »

Feb 27, 2014
I Didn't Know It Was Illegal: Cocaine-Carrying Man

I Didn't Know It Was Illegal: Cocaine-Carrying Man

A Florida man arrested on cocaine possession allegedly told police he did not know the drug was illegal in... Read »

Feb 27, 2014
Illinois Man in Hot Water for Taking Tiger on a Stroll

Illinois Man in Hot Water for Taking Tiger on a Stroll

A suburban Chicago man is facing several misdemeanors after authorities say he took his tiger cub on a walk through... Read »

Feb 26, 2014
Woman Accuses Teens of Robbery After Sex: Police

Woman Accuses Teens of Robbery After Sex: Police

A South Florida woman who accused a group of teens of robbing her wound up behind bars after the underage teens told... Read »

Feb 26, 2014
Man Arrested for Meth Lab Wearing

Man Arrested for Meth Lab Wearing "Breaking Bad" Shirt

A 21-year-old man facing charges after a methamphetamine lab was found in his west suburban home was... Read »

Feb 26, 2014
Beard Transplants Trending Among New York City Hipsters

Beard Transplants Trending Among New York City Hipsters

New York men unable to grow thick, bushy facial hair are increasingly turning to costly beard transplants to... Watch »

Feb 26, 2014
Man Hit With $2K Bill for Surprise 17-Hour Call

Man Hit With $2K Bill for Surprise 17-Hour Call

Michael Pratt couldn’t believe his eyes when he opened his Verizon bill shortly after arriving home from a two-week... Watch »

Mar 3, 2014
Man Swings Machete In Bar Brawl, Arrested: Cops

Man Swings Machete In Bar Brawl, Arrested: Cops

Jony Jesus Saravia, 26, was arrested after police said he was involved in a bar fight where he was swinging... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
Teen Spends 35 Days in Florida Jail After Mistaken Arrest

Teen Spends 35 Days in Florida Jail After Mistaken Arrest

Three northeast Florida sheriff's deputies have been disciplined after an arrest mix-up sent the wrong teenager... Read »

Feb 25, 2014
Robber Offered Clerk Half the Cash: Cops

Robber Offered Clerk Half the Cash: Cops

State police have arrested a Moosup man accused of robbing one Xtra-Mart and trying to rob another by offering... Read »

Feb 25, 2014
New Species of Rodentlike Mammal Kills Itself With Sex

New Species of Rodentlike Mammal Kills Itself With Sex

Researchers recently found a new pink-nosed rodentlike marsupial that gives up a lot for sex. Read »

Feb 25, 2014
Bird Crashes Through Plane's Windshield Near Fort Myers

Bird Crashes Through Plane's Windshield Near Fort Myers

A pilot suffered a bloody cut on his forehead after a bird crashed through the windshield of his small plane as... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
Candidate Sees Roadkill as Food, Not Waste

Candidate Sees Roadkill as Food, Not Waste

A candidate for the Texas House is giving new meaning to the idea of roadside dining. Rack of raccoon or smidgen of... Read »

Feb 24, 2014
Boy With Gun Robs Ice Cream Man: Officials

Boy With Gun Robs Ice Cream Man: Officials

A child used a gun to rob an ice cream truck Thursday, according to San Diego police. The ice cream truck... Watch »

Feb 21, 2014
Texas Wal-Mart Lowers Dog Food Display Amid Safety Concerns

Texas Wal-Mart Lowers Dog Food Display Amid Safety Concerns

A Texas Wal-Mart store dismantled a dog food display that was stacked almost to the ceiling amid questions about the... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
IKEA Discontinues Shelf, Enrages Customers

IKEA Discontinues Shelf, Enrages Customers

The announcement that IKEA will stop selling a shelf and replace it with a newer model has been met with... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
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