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Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 08:57 PM EDT

US Air Force Warns Against Joke Event to 'Storm Area 51'

US Air Force Warns Against Joke Event to 'Storm Area 51'

The U.S. Air Force has warned people against participating in an internet joke suggesting a large crowd of people "storm Area 51," the top-secret Cold War test site in the Nevada desert. A prank event on...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 07:13 AM EDT

Nesting Penguins Can't Resist Lure of New Zealand Sushi Shop

Nesting Penguins Can't Resist Lure of New Zealand Sushi Shop

Two little blue penguins just couldn't stay away from a New Zealand sushi store, returning to nest there even after police had captured them and escorted them back to the ocean. Wellington police described them...

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 05:33 PM EDT

Police in Tenn. Warn That Flushing Drugs Could Lead to 'Meth-Gators'

Police in Tenn. Warn That Flushing Drugs Could Lead to 'Meth-Gators'

Floridians know regular alligators are dangerous enough, but a police department in Tennessee is warning people about an even more menacing creature: the meth-gator. The Loretto Police Department took to social...

Monday, Jul 15, 2019 at 05:03 PM EDT

Divers Swim, Take Pictures With Oversized Jellyfish

Divers Swim, Take Pictures With Oversized Jellyfish

Instead of swimming away from the barrel jellyfish that is larger than some shuman and can sting you, underwater cinematographer Dan Abbot swam toward it, capturing this stunning photo: Along with wildlife...

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 at 10:31 AM EDT

Colorado Police Have Standoff With Runaway Llamas, Joke on Social Media

Colorado Police Have Standoff With Runaway Llamas, Joke on Social Media

A mother llama and her baby were returned home safe after a hilarious encounter with Arvada police

Monday, Jul 8, 2019 at 02:43 AM EDT

Cabinet of Curiosities: 15,000 Ink Samples at Secret Service

Cabinet of Curiosities: 15,000 Ink Samples at Secret Service

In a cabinet inside a modest laboratory in downtown Washington are rows and rows of ink samples in plastic squeeze bottles and small glass jars. To the untrained eye, it's just a bunch of blackish liquid with...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 09:01 AM EDT

Man Removes Boa Constrictor From Under Car With Bare Hands

Man Removes Boa Constrictor From Under Car With Bare Hands

An Enfield, Connecticut, man got quite the surprise Thursday when a boa constrictor curled up under his car engine. The East Windsor Police Department posted the gripping video on its Facebook page. In an...

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 06:36 PM EDT

Fireball Lighting Florida Sky Was Chinese Space Junk

Fireball Lighting Florida Sky Was Chinese Space Junk

Conspiracy theorists took to social media in a flurry of excitement Wednesday after a mysterious flying object resembling an orange fireball streaked across the Florida sky. The American Meteor Society reported...

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 07:04 AM EDT

Hartford Police Seize Illegally Used Disabled Parking Permits at Weekend Concert

Hartford Police Seize Illegally Used Disabled Parking Permits at Weekend Concert

Hartford police said they seized more than a dozen disabled parking tags at Xfinity Theatre this weekend because people who are not disabled were attempting to park in handicap spaces.

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 08:29 PM EDT

Delaware's Secret: Mystery Bras Spotted on Utility Poles

Delaware's Secret: Mystery Bras Spotted on Utility Poles

It's not quite Victoria's Secret, but it's still a mystery for a few Delaware communities. Bras of all colors and sizes have been found wrapped around utility poles in front of homes and businesses along Route...

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