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Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 10:17 AM EDT

Scientists Discover Funniest Word in English Language

Scientists Discover Funniest Word in English Language

There are some words that you can’t hear without cracking up. Researchers from the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom conducted a study to find the funniest word in the English language. Do you...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 09:33 AM EDT

5 Things You Need to Know About the Total Solar Eclipse

5 Things You Need to Know About the Total Solar Eclipse

A total solar eclipse is going to be visible across parts of the U.S. this August. But what is a total solar eclipse, exactly? When was the last time one happened? What should you look for? Find out all that and...

Friday, Aug 4, 2017 at 09:18 AM EDT

Man Takes Off Clothes, Does Dishes in Bizarre Home Invasion

Man Takes Off Clothes, Does Dishes in Bizarre Home Invasion

A man allegedly sneaked into a New Jersey home Wednesday, took off his clothes and tried to get into the shower with a woman, then went to the kitchen and started doing dishes, according to the terrified family...

Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 at 04:21 PM EDT

Power Tool Needed to Remove Spinner Stuck On Finger

Power Tool Needed to Remove Spinner Stuck On Finger

When an Arizona boy went to the emergency room with a fidget spinner stuck on his finger, E-R doctors needed a little help... from a maintenance man.

Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 at 09:57 AM EDT

Newborn Texas Calf Looks Like KISS Rocker Gene Simmons

Newborn Texas Calf Looks Like KISS Rocker Gene Simmons

A newborn calf in Texas has strikingly similar black-and-white facial markings to KISS frontman Gene Simmons, and the rock star likes their shared look. Simmons' onstage persona includes face paint, black...

Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017 at 06:42 PM EDT

Jailbreak: Inmates Used Peanut Butter to Fool Guard

Jailbreak: Inmates Used Peanut Butter to Fool Guard

A dozen inmates escaped from an Alabama jail by using peanut butter.

Friday, Jul 28, 2017 at 11:24 PM EDT

Chicago Artist Hoists 'They Live' Trump Billboard in Mexico

Chicago Artist Hoists 'They Live' Trump Billboard in Mexico

A billboard depicting President Donald Trump as an otherworldly invader, with teeth exposed and eyes bulging through blue and red muscle and tendon, has been hoisted above the streets of Mexico City by a Chicago...

Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 10:18 AM EDT

Pregnant Doctor Helps Deliver Baby Minutes Before Her Labor

Pregnant Doctor Helps Deliver Baby Minutes Before Her Labor

Dr. Amanda Hess knew she would be working until the last moments of her pregnancy, but she didn't think she would help deliver a patient's baby just minutes before her own contractions started at Frankfort...

Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 09:47 AM EDT

Man Accused of Smuggling King Cobras in Potato Chip Cans

Man Accused of Smuggling King Cobras in Potato Chip Cans

A Monterey Park man was arrested on federal smuggling charges Tuesday stemming from the seizure of a package that contained three king cobras hidden in potato chip canisters. Rodrigo Franco, 34, was taken into...

Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017 at 10:55 AM EDT

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twins Born Conjoined at the Heart

Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...

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