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Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 05:51 AM EST

Museum to Discuss Efforts to See If Bones Belong to Pirate

Museum to Discuss Efforts to See If Bones Belong to Pirate

Researchers are set to discuss their efforts to determine whether human bones recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck are those of the infamous pirate Samuel "Black Sam" Bellamy. The Whydah Pirate Museum in...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 10:29 PM EST

Oregon Woman Pulls Parasitic Worms From Eye

Oregon Woman Pulls Parasitic Worms From Eye

An Oregon woman is believed to be the first human to ever contract a rare eye worm parasite usually found in cattle. KGW's Katherine Cook reports.

Sunday, Feb 11, 2018 at 10:05 AM EST

The Stache Heard Round the World

The Stache Heard Round the World

Norway’s Robert Johansson may have gotten the bronze medal in the ski jump, but his mustache takes home the gold. Johannson said he started growing it two years ago and it has treated him well ever...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 10:27 AM EST

Mouse Surprises an Alameda County Sheriff Deputy

Mouse Surprises an Alameda County Sheriff Deputy

Ever heard of a mouse looking for a ride?

Friday, Feb 9, 2018 at 05:43 PM EST

Colossal 213 Pound Bagel Breaks World Record in NYC

Colossal 213 Pound Bagel Breaks World Record in NYC

The smell of onions filled the Acme Smoked Fish warehouse as onlookers packed the room to watch an attempt at building the largest bagel and lox sandwich ever recorded. In a partnership with Zucker’s Bagels...

Friday, Feb 9, 2018 at 05:47 PM EST

Is This the Worst Bed Bug Infestation Ever?

Is This the Worst Bed Bug Infestation Ever?

A New Jersey house may be home to one of the worst bed bug infestations ever seen. Pest control found thousands of the tiny bloodsuckers all over the house and it took three months to get rid of them all.

Friday, Feb 9, 2018 at 05:44 PM EST

Libraries: A Surprising New Home for Bed Bugs

Libraries: A Surprising New Home for Bed Bugs

It may surprise you to learn that libraries have become a hotspot for picking up bed bugs. So as you turn the pages on the latest teen vampire novel, there may be an actual bloodsucker living inside.

Friday, Feb 9, 2018 at 04:33 PM EST

K-Pop Quiz: Olympians Guess If Groups Names Are Real or Fake

K-Pop Quiz: Olympians Guess If Groups Names Are Real or Fake

South Korea has a long history of producing and promoting hugely successful boy band and girl band pop acts known as “K-Pop.” We put the Olympians from Team USA to the test to see if they can tell...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 12:18 AM EST

Olympian Brianna Decker's Recurring Dinosaur Nightmare

Olympian Brianna Decker's Recurring Dinosaur Nightmare

We've all had that nightmare of being chased, and Olympian Brianna Decker is no different, although her nightmare has a Jurassic twist.

Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018 at 05:33 PM EST

Woman Prepares Salad, Sticks Fork Into 3-Inch Lizard

Woman Prepares Salad, Sticks Fork Into 3-Inch Lizard

A Maine woman who prepared a salad says she realized after a couple of bites her fork was stuck in a 3-inch lizard, minus the tail. After vomiting and getting over her shock, Michelle Carr, a nurse from...

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