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NH's 'Fat Cat' Takes the Internet by Storm
Photo: Tor and Susan Brunvand

NH's 'Fat Cat' Takes the Internet by Storm

A 31-pound cat owned by the proprietors of a New Hampshire ski country hotel is making waves on the internet. Read more »

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Carpool Lane Trip With Trump Cutout Leads to Ticket

Carpool Lane Trip With Trump Cutout Leads to Ticket

A Washington state trooper ticketed a driver trying to get through the carpool lane with a giant cutout of Donald... Read more »

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016
Corpse Plant About to Belch Foul Odor on College Campus

Corpse Plant About to Belch Foul Odor on College Campus

Dartmouth College has been attracting hundreds to see the impending bloom of a corpse plant named Morphy. Watch »

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016
Sword Stolen From Joan of Arc Statue in DC Park

Sword Stolen From Joan of Arc Statue in DC Park

Who stole the sword? The sword Joan of Arc wields in a statue in Northwest Washington's Meridian Hill Park has... Watch »

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016
Time to Move? Snake Invades Apartment for 4th Time

Time to Move? Snake Invades Apartment for 4th Time

A woman found a 3-foot python in her apartment Monday night on Chicago’s South Side. Read more »

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016
Pizza Vending Machines May Be Coming Soon

Pizza Vending Machines May Be Coming Soon

Piping hot pizza could soon be headed to a vending machine near you. Pizza Touch is testing three pizza vending... Watch »

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016
Police Chase Black Bear Through Alaska City

Police Chase Black Bear Through Alaska City

A young black bear led police on a two-hour chase through the streets of downtown Anchorage, Alaska — scurrying down... Read more »

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016
LISTEN: Woman Calls Mass. Police to Report Crash in England

LISTEN: Woman Calls Mass. Police to Report Crash in England

A woman called police in Barnstable, Massachusetts, to report a crash in Barnstaple, England. Watch »

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016
Flaming Tire Flies Off Truck, Lands in Home

Flaming Tire Flies Off Truck, Lands in Home

A large tire flew off a farm vehicle and smashed through the side of a home in Shoreham, Vermont. Read more »

Monday, Sep 19, 2016
Suspect Tries to Dissolve Heroin by Urinating on it: PD

Suspect Tries to Dissolve Heroin by Urinating on it: PD

Police say a Pennsylvania drug suspect was all wet when he urinated in his pants in the hope that it would dissolve... Read more »

Monday, Sep 19, 2016
Man Dressed as Darth Vader Strikes Back at Highway Trash

Man Dressed as Darth Vader Strikes Back at Highway Trash

A Virginia man troubled by litter along the highway has decided it's time for the empire to strike back. NBC... Watch »

Friday, Sep 16, 2016
NYC Museum Invites Visitors to Use 18-Karat Gold Toilet

NYC Museum Invites Visitors to Use 18-Karat Gold Toilet

A New York City museum is offering visitors a chance to sit on a golden throne, but only in private. As part of his... Watch »

Friday, Sep 16, 2016
Snakes On The Loose: Ga. Officers Hunt Escaped Pet Pythons

Snakes On The Loose: Ga. Officers Hunt Escaped Pet Pythons

In a real life version of the children's reader "Snakes Alive!", state wildlife officers are searching for... Watch »

Thursday, Sep 15, 2016
Cat Burglar Busted

Cat Burglar Busted

Neighbors living in one Kennewick, Washington neighborhood have seen a rise in burglaries, but the culprit has been... Watch »

Friday, Sep 16, 2016
A Real Mermaid? Not Exactly...

A Real Mermaid? Not Exactly...

Whether you believe in mermaids or not, the Peabody Museum at Harvard University is about to show one off for its... Watch »

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016
Free Adele Show in Quincy? Not So Much...

Free Adele Show in Quincy? Not So Much...

MBTA Transit Police are warning people not to show up at the Quincy T station after a Facebook event was created... Read more »

Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016
Bear Shows Up in Sheriff's Office

Bear Shows Up in Sheriff's Office

This law-man walked into work and found a bear going through the trash but he didn't run; instead he started... Watch »

Friday, Sep 9, 2016
Sickened Birds Fall From Sky in Boston

Sickened Birds Fall From Sky in Boston

Health officials are investigating after 47 birds fell from the sky in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood on... Watch »

Friday, Sep 9, 2016
5K Toilets to Get New Life as NYC Oyster Beds

5K Toilets to Get New Life as NYC Oyster Beds

New York City is placing 50,000 oysters in Jamaica Bay — on beds made with the porcelain from 5,000 recycled... Read more »

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016
Stripper Removed From NH Road Sign

Stripper Removed From NH Road Sign

The "attractions" sign at Exit 5 on Route 101 westbound had no words — just the silhouette of a stripper... Read more »

Tuesday, Sep 6, 2016
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