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3 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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3 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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3 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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4 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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4 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 weeks ago

The case of corrupted carrots

Border agents weren't fooled by this phony produce.

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4 weeks ago

‘Grandpa gang’ guilty of biggest burglary in English history

Three men were found guilty in the largest burglary in English history, a daring raid led by ringleaders in their twilight years.

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4 weeks ago

Stick-shift foils would-be carjackers

Pittsburgh police have been searching for two would-be carjackers who apparently can't drive a stick-shift.

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4 weeks ago

When you get Sir MIx-A-Lot’s old phone number

Seattle University law student Jonathan Nichols thought it would be a good idea to get a local phone number to help with his job search ... little did he know that it would come with so much more.

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4 weeks ago

Wanted man sends ‘better’ mugshot to police

A man wanted on a drunken driving charge was so dissatisfied with the mugshots that police put on their Facebook page, he posted a selfie of himself in a car wearing shades.

Recent Headlines

16 hours ago in National

Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

16 hours ago in Sports, World

U.S. to hire disease experts ahead of Rio Games

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The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is recruiting two infectious disease experts to advise members of the Rio 2016 team who are concerned about the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.

17 hours ago in Lifestyle

More Americans turning to Internet to play Cupid

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, a survey shows that more Americans are looking for love through online dating, with more than four times as many young adults using mobile apps than in 2013.

21 hours ago in Sports

Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

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Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016.

21 hours ago in National

Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

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Congress is a step away from sending to President Barack Obama a bipartisan compromise that would permanently keep state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.