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Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 at 01:48 PM EDT

TSA Finds Gun-Shaped Toilet Paper Holder in Bag at Airport

TSA Finds Gun-Shaped Toilet Paper Holder in Bag at Airport

A man's day went down the toilet when he "rolled" up to one of the security checkpoints at Newark Liberty International Airport earlier this week. On Tuesday, Transportation Security Administration agents at...

Tuesday, Oct 29, 2019 at 01:25 PM EDT

Selling a Haunted House? Here’s What You Need to Know

Selling a Haunted House? Here’s What You Need to Know

Your dream home may be haunted, and in most states, sellers don't have to say boo about it. Ahead of Halloween, Zillow scared up a state-by-state analysis and found only four deal with paranormal activity in...

Monday, Oct 28, 2019 at 05:43 AM EDT

Samsung Satellite Falls, Lands in Michigan Couple's Yard

Samsung Satellite Falls, Lands in Michigan Couple's Yard

A Michigan woman said that a device launched by Samsung into space last week crash-landed on her rural property in Michigan on Saturday. The "Space Selfie" device, which the company said aimed to capture images...

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 at 06:38 AM EDT

NJ Man Pleads Guilty to Smuggling 1,000+ Box Turtles

NJ Man Pleads Guilty to Smuggling 1,000+ Box Turtles

Federal prosecutors say a New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to smuggling more than 1,000 box turtles that were illegally collected in Oklahoma.

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 08:08 PM EDT

'Are You Going to Eat That?': Eating Road Kill Now Legal in Calif.

'Are You Going to Eat That?': Eating Road Kill Now Legal in Calif.

Hungry? Roadkill maybe for dinner. In a flurry of bill signings last week, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill 395 into law, making it legal to salvage and eat animals accidentally hit by drivers. The bill's...

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 11:28 AM EDT

'Super Mellow' 9-Foot Gator Removed From Florida Pool

'Super Mellow' 9-Foot Gator Removed From Florida Pool

It seems Florida residents aren’t the only ones making use of their pools to cool off from the heat. On Instagram, gator rescuer Paul Bedard shared a picture with an almost 9-foot alligator he caught in a...

Monday, Oct 14, 2019 at 03:49 PM EDT

Forget Broomsticks — These Florida Witches Prefer Paddleboards

Forget Broomsticks — These Florida Witches Prefer Paddleboards

Forget broomsticks. Witches in the Sunshine State have a much more “Florida” way to move around. Donning pointed hats and black dresses, a coven of costumed witches and warlocks jumped on paddleboards...

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 01:50 PM EDT

It's No TV Ad, an Emu Really Was on the Loose in Franklin, Mass.

It's No TV Ad, an Emu Really Was on the Loose in Franklin, Mass.

It might sound like one of Liberty Mutual's "Limu Emu" ads, but police in Massachusetts really did have to wrangle one of the large, flightless birds this week. But the emu that wandered away from its home is...

Monday, Oct 14, 2019 at 09:06 AM EDT

Owl Hit by Car in Franklin Expected to Be OK

Owl Hit by Car in Franklin Expected to Be OK

An owl is expected to make a full recovery after it was hit by a car in Massachusetts, according to Franklin police. Officers responded to a call from a driver who said they hit an owl while traveling on...

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 08:38 PM EDT

Big Avocado Earns Hawaii Family Guinness World Records Honor

Big Avocado Earns Hawaii Family Guinness World Records Honor

A Hawaii family has won a place with the Guinness World Records for the world’s heaviest avocado. The Pokini family from the island of Maui received the Guinness certificate this week for the avocado weighing...

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