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Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 10:16 AM EDT

Peacock Stuck in Truck Grill Walks Away Unharmed

Peacock Stuck in Truck Grill Walks Away Unharmed

Sheriff's deputies in Clackamas, Oregon, came to the aid of a driver who had a peacock stuck in the grill of her truck. The peacock escaped and appeared to be unharmed.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 11:29 AM EDT

'Guardian Angel': Pigeon Saves Speeding Driver From Ticket

'Guardian Angel': Pigeon Saves Speeding Driver From Ticket

Police in western Germany say divine intervention saved a speeding driver from getting a ticket, after a pigeon photobombed a traffic enforcement camera at just the right moment. Perhaps inspired by this week's...

Monday, May 27, 2019 at 05:23 PM EDT

Man Wearing Trump Mask Caught Vandalizing Car in SoCal: Police

Man Wearing Trump Mask Caught Vandalizing Car in SoCal: Police

A man was arrested early Monday morning after deputies spotted him wearing a President Donald Trump mask while allegedly vandalizing a parked vehicle in Orange County. Deputies were conducting a patrol check of...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 11:38 PM EDT

Someone Breaks Into Mass. Home, Gives it Good Scrub

Someone Breaks Into Mass. Home, Gives it Good Scrub

Whoever broke into a Massachusetts man's home last week didn't take a thing. They did, however, leave the house spotless. Nate Roman tells The Boston Globe that when he returned to his Marlborough home from...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 11:45 AM EDT

Great White Shark Pings in Long Island Sound for 1st Time

Great White Shark Pings in Long Island Sound for 1st Time

Researchers are tracking a great white shark in the Long Island Sound for the first time ever, according to the group OCEARCH. The 9 foot 8 inch, 533-pound sea creature, which has been dubbed Great White Shark...

Monday, May 13, 2019 at 03:33 PM EDT

Cows Found Wandering in Illinois Reunited With Owner

Cows Found Wandering in Illinois Reunited With Owner

Two runaway cows have been reunited with their owner after being discovered wandering down a main road in Lake County, Illinois. The Lake County Sheriff’s office tweeted photos Monday morning showing two...

Monday, May 13, 2019 at 02:02 PM EDT

Horse Dies After Being Rescued From Florida Home's Pool

Horse Dies After Being Rescued From Florida Home's Pool

A horse has died after falling into a family's swimming pool in Florida. Owner Erica Lucas said the animal was already in distress when it tried to drink from the pool and fell in. First responders thought they...

Friday, May 10, 2019 at 08:59 PM EDT

Small California Town's Crime Stats Upended by Beer Run

Small California Town's Crime Stats Upended by Beer Run

The artsy Southern California city of Ojai is so safe that a single attempt by teens to steal beer accounted for the majority of its violent crimes last year. Sheriff's Capt. James Fryhoff tells the Ventura...

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 07:34 AM EDT

Squirrel Scares, Then Snuggles With Boston Trolley Riders

Squirrel Scares, Then Snuggles With Boston Trolley Riders

A surprise passenger hitched a ride on a Boston commuter trolley, frightening some people at first, but warming their hearts when it willingly snuggled in a human passenger's arms. Commuters say a squirrel...

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019 at 10:14 AM EDT

Indian Army Claims It Found Yeti Footprints in the Himalayas

Indian Army Claims It Found Yeti Footprints in the Himalayas

Massive footsteps found in the Himalayas appear to belong to a yeti, the Indian army claimed Monday. NBC News reported that the 32-inch-long footsteps in the snow were found near the base camp of Mount Makalu...

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