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The dog ate the ammo, honest

An Arkansas veterinarian kept a dog from going out with a bang.

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You can study ‘Deflategate’ in college

A sports law professor has crafted the four-credit class for the fall term.

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Giggles the Pig wins landslide victory in Mayoral race

A lawyer wants to enter his pet pig into the race for Flint mayor after a mix-up threatened to keep names of mayoral candidates off the primary election ballot.

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There’s a surprise in your granola … and it’s not exactly healthfood

Police are investigating how a packet of cocaine ended up in a Nature Valley granola bar.

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Michigan grad plans ‘Gump’ run

The nuclear engineering major is planning a coast-to-coast run over 100 days.

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Maybe don’t Instagram your robbery

STUPID CRIMINAL FILES: A man accused of robbing a Virginia Beach bank posted two videos and a photo of the incident to his Instagram account.

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Normally cake is served with ice cream – not gasoline

Police say a New Jersey man added more than eggs and flour to a birthday cake and nearly set his house on fire.

People dressed and made up as zombies take part in a traditional Zombie Walk in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, May 24, 2014.

Ohio college brings academic analysis of zombies to life

Students examine social order in the context of a zombie apocalypse and what the popularity of zombies says about humanity's future.

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Why vote for mayor when you can roll the dice?

A roll of the dice has determined who will be the next mayor in the South Dakota town of Platte.

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Turkey gives new meaning to the term ‘wild’

A Rhode Island woman thought a pipe burst when she returned home to find water pouring from her garage ceiling. But the culprit turned out to be an unusual houseguest.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the big stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Netflix: What’s coming and going in June

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Find out what you should watch this weekend and get a sneak peak at what's being added next month.

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REVIEW: The Earth quakes, cleavage shakes in ‘San Andreas’

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"San Andreas" is so over the top, Michael Bay might find it excessive.

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Cast of ‘Big Bang Theory’ helps students study science

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Dozens of crew and cast members, including Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, have raised more than $4 million for "The Big Bang Theory" Scholarship Endowment.

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Google wants the world’s photos

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The online photo service is the latest example of Google's desire to wrap its tentacles around virtually every part of people's lives.