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20 hours ago

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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2 days ago

Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

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3 days ago

Running a marathon by mistake

A 12-year-old western New York girl wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.

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4 days ago

The tractor-driving bank robber

Police have arrested a 30-year-old Vermont man who they say attempted to rob a credit union branch's night deposit box by slamming into it with a tractor.

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7 days ago

Police search for the white tooth bandit

Police are seeking an Ohio man who's accused of stealing more than $2,500 in teeth whitening kits, and so far, has made a clean getaway.

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1 week ago

True love: Atlanta Hawks Kisscam highlights woman and her pizza

If being in love with pizza is wrong, then we don't want to be right.

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1 week ago

From stolen steaks to high-speed chase

Police in East Texas say a man stole steaks from a Walmart before leading authorities on a lengthy chase that topped speeds of 100 mph.

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1 week ago

Slurpee on the brain? Trump confuses 9/11 with 7-11

Trump was about to deliver prepared remarks lauding New York values when he mistakenly mentioned the name of a popular convenience store chain in place of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

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1 week ago

A Pastafarian wedding

The service was conducted by the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.

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2 weeks ago

That’s one place to hide: Escaped Texas inmate found in dishwasher

A Texas county jail inmate who escaped custody while receiving treatment in a hospital was found in the dishwasher of his girlfriend's apartment in boxer shorts and wearing handcuffs with the chain severed.

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2 weeks ago

Police: Man stinks up bar using flatulence spray

A Georgia woman told officers 20-year-old Blake Leland Zengo sprayed her in the face with a product designed to smell like farts.

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2 weeks ago

Can’t hold up this lip-lock: Couple kisses through robbery

Nothing can stop true love, or at least a good kiss. Not even armed robbers.

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2 weeks ago

This food truck has gone to the dogs

The Seattle Barkery is capitalizing on the Seattle-area's love of dogs and food trucks by offering homemade treats for canines.

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2 weeks ago

70 years on the same job

Talk about a loyal employee: Elena Griffing has started her 71st year working for the same San Francisco Bay Area hospital.

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2 weeks ago

Businesses that share Trump name get swept up in the circus

It's not easy being Trump these days.

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2 weeks ago

A goat walks into a Starbucks…

...This sounds like the beginning of a joke but it is actually real life.

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3 weeks ago

LeBron James shows off his pizza game in California visit

The employee called himself Ron. Sure, he was significantly taller than his colleagues, but there he was, working alongside them carrying pizza boxes and taking orders.

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3 weeks ago

Prank caller tricks Burger King workers into smashing windows

Several employees of a BK in Minnesota were persuaded by a prank caller posing as a fire official to smash the restaurant's windows, convinced that rising gas pressure was threatening to cause an explosion.

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3 weeks ago

Pay your taxes, buy a Slurpee at the 7-Eleven

It may sound like a strange idea — but it's part of an IRS effort to provide new ways to pay taxes for those who don't have a bank account or credit card.

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3 weeks ago

Guilty conscience: Stolen sign returned after 30 years

It took 30 years, but a guilty conscience led someone who stole a large metal sign in Florida to return it — along with a $50 money order — to the New Smyrna Beach Police Department.

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4 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 29

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

15 hours ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

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The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

20 hours ago in National

Survey: Most Americans support usage fees to fix crumbling roads

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The cost to repair and upgrade the U.S. surface transportation system to meet current and future demands is in the "hundreds of billions of dollars," the U.S. Government Accountability Office said last year.

20 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Green Room’ is a gory, good time

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It's lean, mean, loud and grisly, and a ton of bloody fun.

21 hours ago in Entertainment

Appeals court to hear ex-Subway pitchman’s appeal May 20

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A federal appeals court in Chicago has set a May hearing for former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle's appeal of his more than 15-year sentence in a child sex abuse and pornography case.