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Pizza shop robber was ‘having a bad day’

Police say a shotgun-wielding robber told a southwestern Pennsylvania pizza shop clerk he was having a "bad day."


Watching paint dry leads to world record

Mike Carmichael simply wanted to do something weird when he and his 3-year-old son slapped a coat of blue paint on a baseball in 1977.


PHOTOS: Celebrities who look like pirates

In honor of International Talk Like a Pirate Day, we're putting you to the test: Famous person or swashbuckling pirate? You decide.


WATCH: The LEGO Vatican

It took the Rev. Bob Simon some 10 months to create the architectural feat.


The case of the brisket brouhaha

Heads up! Hot, flying brisket coming through!


Is that a cookie in your pants?

Police say a repeat shoplifter has been caught with his pants up — but full of raspberry cookies.


You’ll never guess where they found this diamond

A police investigation in Thailand has literally gotten to the bottom of the theft of a $278,000 diamond last week.


There’s more than one way to catch a criminal

It's a police chase - with a wet twist.


The 90 degree snow day

School's out for ... a snow day in summer?


Dr. Pepper spoils the milk

Police say the driver of a milk tanker crashed after he choked on a soft drink.

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