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Thursday, Mar 9, 2017 at 07:49 PM EST

Florida Wants to Pay People to Hunt Pythons in New Program

Florida Wants to Pay People to Hunt Pythons in New Program

The state agency overseeing Everglades restoration projects plans to pay people to kill Burmese pythons in the wetlands. The South Florida Water Management District said in a statement Thursday that 25 people...

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017 at 02:19 PM EST

Danish Teen Finds WWII Nazi Plane Wreck in Swamp

Danish Teen Finds WWII Nazi Plane Wreck in Swamp

A Danish teenager has found parts of a German World War II airplane that likely crashed in a northern Denmark swamp 72 years ago — including the remains of a man who might have been its pilot. Local archaeolo...

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017 at 01:36 PM EST

Defense Lawyer's Pants Catch Fire During Trial in Miami

Defense Lawyer's Pants Catch Fire During Trial in Miami

A Miami defense attorney is feeling the heat after his pants caught fire as he delivered closing arguments in an arson case. Witnesses told the Miami Herald 28-year-old Stephen Gutierrez was fiddling in his...

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017 at 07:57 AM EST

Juggler Shows Off His Skills for Cop After Traffic Stop

Juggler Shows Off His Skills for Cop After Traffic Stop

An Arkansas college student who moonlights as a magician showed off his juggling skills after he was pulled over for a broken brake light, and the act was captured on an officer's body camera and police cruiser...

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 07:11 PM EST

Locals Alarmed by Dead Animal Carcasses Placed in Woods

Locals Alarmed by Dead Animal Carcasses Placed in Woods

Residents in Haverhill, Massachusetts, were surprised to find dead animal carcasses on a trail in the woods, including a chicken stuffed between tree branches, but city officials say it's all legal.

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 02:06 PM EST

Florida City's Old Domain Name Taken Over by Porn Site

Florida City's Old Domain Name Taken Over by Porn Site

Springfield, FL Mayor Ralph Hammond said the city apparently let the old domain name expire, and the site now contains Japanese pornography.

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 01:40 PM EST

Trucker's Missing Cat Reappears After 400-Mile Drive

Trucker's Missing Cat Reappears After 400-Mile Drive

A long-haul semitrailer driver from Minnesota says he felt like a "bad cat dad" when he had to leave his feline traveling companion behind at a rest stop in Ohio. Percy the cat jumped out of a window of the...

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 06:41 AM EST

Ice Marathon Brings Over 200 to Siberia

Ice Marathon Brings Over 200 to Siberia

200 runners from across the globe ran in the 13th annual Baikal Ice Marathan on Tuesday in the Irkutsk region of Russia.

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 02:07 AM EST

Arkansas Student Prove Sobriety by Juggling During Stop

Arkansas Student Prove Sobriety by Juggling During Stop

Blayk Puckett went the extra mile for Sgt. Keith McKay of the University of Central Arkansas police. Puckett decided to pull out his juggling pins and put on a show to prove his sobriety after he was pulled over...

Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 10:43 AM EST

Who's a Good Dog? The Tennis Ball Retrievers at Brazil Open

Who's a Good Dog? The Tennis Ball Retrievers at Brazil Open

Six shelter dogs looking to be adopted are playing fetch at the Brazil Open in Sao Paulo, giving tennis fans a demonstration of their ball-retrieving skills. Wearing blue bandanas around their necks, Cindy,...

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