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10 hours ago

Prognosticating Ape picks Panthers to win Super Bowl

The 1-year-old orangutan named Tuah chewed up a cardboard Panthers sign and later kissed a papier-maché Panthers helmet.

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11 hours ago

The Strangelove Suite: Northern Ireland sells nuclear bunker

It has no windows — but offers unrestricted views of Armageddon.

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1 day ago

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

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3 days ago

Jury summons directs people to call sex hotline

That's one way to get people to do their civic duty.

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3 days ago

Google buys ‘Google’ for just over $6,000

A Massachusetts graduate student who pointed out a glitch that allowed him to briefly "own" the world's most heavily trafficked website has been rewarded by Google.

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4 days ago

Eagles vs Drones: Dutch police eye birds to prey on drones

It may sound like a flight of fancy, but Dutch police are considering using birds of prey to swoop down and pluck rogue drones out of the sky.

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5 days ago

It’s a shark-eat-shark world

Has your roommate ever been so invasive that you ate them?

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1 week ago

Bad ink! Patriots fan gets tattoo declaring Super Bowl win

A New England Patriots fan was a bit premature when he got a tattoo declaring the team champions of a game they never reached — yet he says he has no regrets.

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1 week ago

AirPnP brings the sharing economy to the bathroom

We cannot - and did not - make this up.

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1 week ago

‘Lunch lizard’ becomes Kindergarten class pet

A central New Jersey elementary school science class has a new pet after a lizard was discovered in a student's salad after being refrigerated for days.

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1 week ago

Watch the ‘rescue’ of this adorable sloth

The Transit Commission of Ecuador took on a rather unusual task when workers spotted a sloth stranded on a busy highway.

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1 week ago

Burger King employee is now the ‘chicken king’

That's certainly a unique way to celebrate your last day.

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2 weeks ago

Remember: Judge Judy is NOT on the U.S. Supreme Court

Looks like we need a civics lesson, stat.

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2 weeks ago

Philly police parody ‘Hotline Bling’ for snowstorm parking reminder

The Philadelphia Police Department is preparing for this weekend's upcoming snowstorm by using Drake to illustrate parking spot protocol.

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2 weeks ago

The sandwich struggle

Police say four people were arrested at a California Subway shop after one of them was denied a sandwich.

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2 weeks ago

This cat looks like Adam Driver

This kitty bears a striking resemblance to the actor who played Kylo Ren in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and his doppelganger status helped get him adopted.

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2 weeks ago

Giant, high-heeled church of ‘Cinderella’ under construction in Taiwan

Budai, a township in southwest Taiwan, is building a church in the form of a giant high-heeled shoe, made of metal and blue glass tiles, seeking to attract more tourists to the area.

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3 weeks ago

Hot dog! Hong Kong attempts K9 yoga record

A new world record for the biggest dog yoga class was attempted this weekend in Hong Kong with 270 pairs of dogs and their owners practicing the moves for just over half an hour.

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3 weeks ago

That’s a lot of manicures

Police are searching for a New York thief sought for swiping more than $1,500 in nail polish.

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3 weeks ago

City official resigns after real-life ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ moment goes wrong

A city official in Rhode Island who wanted to include an elderly woman in a photo op about a snow shoveling program had a middle-aged male bus driver dress up in a wig, earrings, lipstick and a dress.

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4 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

5 hours ago in Entertainment

McDonald’s serving up ‘smarter’ Happy Meals

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Ronald McDonald plans to serve up a side of literacy as the fast food giant swaps toys for millions of books.

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OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

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Ben Stiller pouts his way into the record books at ‘Zoolander 2’ premiere

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Ben Stiller entered the history books on Thursday night when he set a record for taking a picture with the world's largest selfie stick during the "Zoolander 2" premiere in London.

12 hours ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ isn’t the Coen Brothers’ best – but it’s not their worst

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Beneath all the old Hollywood glamour is familiar Coen territory: faith, folly, finding your purpose and just trying to live a good life.