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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...

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 at 12:01 PM EDT

It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's Likely a Google Balloon.

It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's Likely a Google Balloon.

Some eagle-eyed humans looking skyward this weekend saw something against the brilliant-blue backdrop that had them questioning what the heck was flying above. If this were last century, they probably would've...

Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 at 12:02 PM EDT

Maryland Couple Receives Postcard 60 Years After It Was Sent

Maryland Couple Receives Postcard 60 Years After It Was Sent

A Maryland couple recently got a postcard in the mail that was sent almost 60 years ago, and they’re trying to figure out why it’s so late and if anybody might be looking for it. The postcard was addressed...

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 08:34 AM EDT

Watch: Out-of-Control Catering Cart at Chicago's O'Hare Airport

Watch: Out-of-Control Catering Cart at Chicago's O'Hare Airport

American Airlines said it was investigating on Monday after video surfaced on social media showing an out-of-control catering cart at O'Hare International Airport.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 12:36 PM EDT

Yes, Hobby Horse Riding is Real

Yes, Hobby Horse Riding is Real

Take a look at a hobby horse riding competition in Denmark. The competition showcases the movement of riding a horse but substitutes the real-life animal for one on a stick.

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 12:02 PM EDT

Truck Stop Camel Gets Antibiotics After Woman Bites It

Truck Stop Camel Gets Antibiotics After Woman Bites It

So, there's this truck stop. With a petting zoo. With a camel. And a woman bit the camel where?!

Thursday, Sep 19, 2019 at 03:12 AM EDT

Nevada Desert Towns Prep for Possible 'Storm Area 51' Influx

Nevada Desert Towns Prep for Possible 'Storm Area 51' Influx

Visitors descending on the remote Nevada desert for "Storm Area 51" are from Earth, not outer space. No one knows what to expect, but the two tiny towns of Rachel and Hiko near the once-secret military research...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 09:39 AM EDT

Officer Helps Confused Skunk Remove Cup From Head

Officer Helps Confused Skunk Remove Cup From Head

A police officer in Massachusetts bravely came to the aid of a confused skunk in Hull that had its head stuck in a cup. The Hull Police Department on Friday tweeted a video of Sgt. Minelli’s good deed, which...

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 08:34 AM EDT

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on Mass. Turnpike

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on Mass. Turnpike

A driver on the Massachusetts Turnpike saw a motorist in the lane next to him asleep behind the wheel Sunday. Dakota Randall says he was driving on Interstate 90 when he noticed a Tesla with its driver and...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 04:41 PM EDT

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

An apparently hungry thief broke into a Subway shop in D.C. overnight, jumped over the counter and made himself a sandwich. Surveillance footage shared by D.C. police on Tuesday shows a young man in shorts and...

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