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Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 12:36 PM EDT

Yes, Hobby Horse Riding is Real

Yes, Hobby Horse Riding is Real

Take a look at a hobby horse riding competition in Denmark. The competition showcases the movement of riding a horse but substitutes the real-life animal for one on a stick.

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 12:02 PM EDT

Truck Stop Camel Gets Antibiotics After Woman Bites It

Truck Stop Camel Gets Antibiotics After Woman Bites It

So, there's this truck stop. With a petting zoo. With a camel. And a woman bit the camel where?!

Thursday, Sep 19, 2019 at 03:12 AM EDT

Nevada Desert Towns Prep for Possible 'Storm Area 51' Influx

Nevada Desert Towns Prep for Possible 'Storm Area 51' Influx

Visitors descending on the remote Nevada desert for "Storm Area 51" are from Earth, not outer space. No one knows what to expect, but the two tiny towns of Rachel and Hiko near the once-secret military research...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 09:39 AM EDT

Officer Helps Confused Skunk Remove Cup From Head

Officer Helps Confused Skunk Remove Cup From Head

A police officer in Massachusetts bravely came to the aid of a confused skunk in Hull that had its head stuck in a cup. The Hull Police Department on Friday tweeted a video of Sgt. Minelli’s good deed, which...

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2019 at 08:34 AM EDT

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on MassPike

VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears Asleep Behind Wheel on MassPike

A man driving on the Massachusetts Turnpike noticed a driver apparently asleep behind the wheel Sunday. Dakota Randall says he noticed a Tesla with its driver and passenger both asleep around 3 p.m. near...

Wednesday, Sep 4, 2019 at 04:41 PM EDT

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

Sandwich Thief Breaks Into DC Subway Shop, Makes Snack

An apparently hungry thief broke into a Subway shop in D.C. overnight, jumped over the counter and made himself a sandwich. Surveillance footage shared by D.C. police on Tuesday shows a young man in shorts and...

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 10:36 AM EDT

Gunman Demands Chicken Sandwich From Texas Popeyes

Gunman Demands Chicken Sandwich From Texas Popeyes

A man pulled a gun at a Popeyes restaurant in Houston after being told they were out of chicken sandwiches, police say. Houston police Lt. Larry Crowson says officers were called to the restaurant Monday night...

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019 at 09:12 AM EDT

NYC Officials Looks for Person Behind Massive Raw Chicken Spill

NYC Officials Looks for Person Behind Massive Raw Chicken Spill

A mystery meat incident in Brooklyn has the NYC Department of Sanitation asking: who spilled raw chicken across the road? Massive piles of raw chicken were seen scattered on Bond Street in Boerum Hill on...

Sunday, Sep 1, 2019 at 07:20 PM EDT

This 'Whiplash' Planet Is Unlike Anything Astronomers Have Ever Seen

This 'Whiplash' Planet Is Unlike Anything Astronomers Have Ever Seen

Astronomers have discovered a giant planet whose extreme orbit makes it unlike anything they’ve ever seen, NBC News reports. Dubbed HR 5183 b, the exoplanet is at least three times as massive as Jupiter, and it...

Friday, Aug 30, 2019 at 07:55 AM EDT

NJ Woman Fell Asleep in Her Car, Woke to Find It Missing

NJ Woman Fell Asleep in Her Car, Woke to Find It Missing

Police in New Jersey say a possible carjacker apparently removed a sleeping 80-year-old woman from her parked car before stealing the vehicle and leaving her in the driveway. Hamilton police say the woman told...

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  • Pedestrian Struck, Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash in Methuen

    A pedestrian was struck and killed Monday night by a hit-and-run driver in Methuen, Massachusetts. The victim, identified by police as a 57-year-old man, was struck on Jackson Street around 9 p.m., officials...

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    An embattled Massachusetts mayor is taking a leave of absence from office until his term expires in January, according to a spokesperson. Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia will also be suspending his reelection...

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    A 12-year-old student in Worcester, Massachusetts, has been suspended for hugging a gym teacher. The foster mother of the Forest Grove Middle School student is asking for change after the boy was suspended for...

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    The intersection where four children were struck by a hit-and-run driver in Stoneham, Massachusetts, has long been a problem, one neighbor said. James McKinnon says cars are always speeding in the area of...

  • Celtics Exercise Tatum's Fourth-year Option: Report

    The Boston Celtics are reportedly exercising Jayson Tatum's fourth-year option ahead of his third season. This move was expected and was considered to be a foregone conclusion.

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