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Monday, Jun 11, 2018 at 10:58 AM EDT

'Forget Pizza Rat': Squirrel Spotted Scarfing Down Avocado in Manhattan

'Forget Pizza Rat': Squirrel Spotted Scarfing Down Avocado in Manhattan

A passerby spotted a squirrel munching on an avocado in a fenced in tree area on an Upper West Side sidewalk. Henry Zhang filmed the rodent at West 73rd Street and Broadway in Manhattan, he wrote in a Facebook...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 02:57 PM EDT

Canadian Peacocks Fight Their Own Reflections, Damaging Cars

Canadian Peacocks Fight Their Own Reflections, Damaging Cars

Feral peacocks in a Canadian city near Vancouver aren’t known to harm humans but video shows them threatening parked luxury vehicles. The peafowl have been troubling Surrey, British Columbia, for some time —...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 11:11 AM EDT

Red Lobster? How About an Orange Lobster?

Red Lobster? How About an Orange Lobster?

Workers at a Massachusetts supermarket have found a rare orange lobster.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 10:49 AM EDT

Sacrebleu! French Man Wins Lottery Twice in 18 Months

Sacrebleu! French Man Wins Lottery Twice in 18 Months

A man who regularly plays the lottery with the same numbers at the same place in eastern France has beaten huge odds, winning the My Million lottery twice in 18 months. Le Parisien newspaper says mathematicians...

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 10:54 AM EDT

Trump, Pence Share Odd Moment at FEMA Briefing

Trump, Pence Share Odd Moment at FEMA Briefing

Vice President Mike Pence shared an odd moment at a FEMA hurricane briefing with his boss, President Donald Trump, when both men removed their water bottles from the table in a now-viral clip.

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 08:11 PM EDT

'Psychic' Cat Set to Predict World Cup Winners and Losers

'Psychic' Cat Set to Predict World Cup Winners and Losers

Move aside, Paul the Octopus, there's a new psychic animal on the scene. Achilles the cat, who lives at the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, is set to pick World Cup winners and losers. To predict...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 06:20 AM EDT

Cow Rescued After Getting Stuck in Md. Swimming Pool

Cow Rescued After Getting Stuck in Md. Swimming Pool

Firefighters in Davidsonville, Maryland, helped a cow get moo-ving after the bovine got stuck in a swimming pool. The cow fell into a swimming pool on the 3800 block of Birdsville Road just after 9 p.m....

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 at 01:08 AM EDT

Realty Sign Lost During Superstorm Sandy Ends Up in France

Realty Sign Lost During Superstorm Sandy Ends Up in France

A New Jersey realty company says that one of its advertisements lost during Superstorm Sandy in 2012 has been found washed up on a French beach. Diane Turton Realtors, a company headquartered in Point Pleasant...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 09:07 PM EDT

1 of 4 Peacocks That Escaped Philadelphia Zoo Found Dead

1 of 4 Peacocks That Escaped Philadelphia Zoo Found Dead

One of four peacocks that escaped from the Philadelphia Zoo and created a traffic jam on the nearby Schuylkill Expressway was found dead Thursday afternoon. The peacocks were spotted around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 04:57 AM EDT

Man Climbs Into Dunkin' Donuts Window, and Right Back Out

Man Climbs Into Dunkin' Donuts Window, and Right Back Out

Perhaps they ran out of Boston Cremes. A man has been apprehended for climbing into the drive-through window of a Massachusetts Dunkin' Donuts, then promptly climbing right back out.

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