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Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 07:13 AM EDT

Nesting Penguins Can't Resist Lure of New Zealand Sushi Shop

Nesting Penguins Can't Resist Lure of New Zealand Sushi Shop

Two little blue penguins just couldn't stay away from a New Zealand sushi store, returning to nest there even after police had captured them and escorted them back to the ocean. Wellington police described them...

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 05:33 PM EDT

Police in Tenn. Warn That Flushing Drugs Could Lead to 'Meth-Gators'

Police in Tenn. Warn That Flushing Drugs Could Lead to 'Meth-Gators'

Floridians know regular alligators are dangerous enough, but a police department in Tennessee is warning people about an even more menacing creature: the meth-gator. The Loretto Police Department took to social...

Monday, Jul 15, 2019 at 05:03 PM EDT

Divers Swim, Take Pictures With Oversized Jellyfish

Divers Swim, Take Pictures With Oversized Jellyfish

Instead of swimming away from the barrel jellyfish that is larger than some shuman and can sting you, underwater cinematographer Dan Abbot swam toward it, capturing this stunning photo: Along with wildlife...

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 at 10:31 AM EDT

Colorado Police Have Standoff With Runaway Llamas, Joke on Social Media

Colorado Police Have Standoff With Runaway Llamas, Joke on Social Media

A mother llama and her baby were returned home safe after a hilarious encounter with Arvada police

Monday, Jul 8, 2019 at 02:43 AM EDT

Cabinet of Curiosities: 15,000 Ink Samples at Secret Service

Cabinet of Curiosities: 15,000 Ink Samples at Secret Service

In a cabinet inside a modest laboratory in downtown Washington are rows and rows of ink samples in plastic squeeze bottles and small glass jars. To the untrained eye, it's just a bunch of blackish liquid with...

Saturday, Jul 6, 2019 at 09:01 AM EDT

Man Removes Boa Constrictor From Under Car With Bare Hands

Man Removes Boa Constrictor From Under Car With Bare Hands

An Enfield, Connecticut, man got quite the surprise Thursday when a boa constrictor curled up under his car engine. The East Windsor Police Department posted the gripping video on its Facebook page. In an...

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 06:36 PM EDT

Fireball Lighting Florida Sky Was Chinese Space Junk

Fireball Lighting Florida Sky Was Chinese Space Junk

Conspiracy theorists took to social media in a flurry of excitement Wednesday after a mysterious flying object resembling an orange fireball streaked across the Florida sky. The American Meteor Society reported...

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 at 08:29 PM EDT

Delaware's Secret: Mystery Bras Spotted on Utility Poles

Delaware's Secret: Mystery Bras Spotted on Utility Poles

It's not quite Victoria's Secret, but it's still a mystery for a few Delaware communities. Bras of all colors and sizes have been found wrapped around utility poles in front of homes and businesses along Route...

Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 at 02:29 AM EDT

Calif.'s Scamp the Tramp Wins World's Ugliest Dog Contest

Calif.'s Scamp the Tramp Wins World's Ugliest Dog Contest

Scamp the Tramp will never win a beauty contest. But he's won an ugly one. The bug-eyed, dreadlocked pooch took top honors Friday night at the 31st annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest. Owner Yvonne Morones...

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019 at 12:31 PM EDT

Swimmer's Ear? Prosthetic Ear Found on Beach Near Tampa Bay

Swimmer's Ear? Prosthetic Ear Found on Beach Near Tampa Bay

In one of the weirdest lost and found stories you will read today, one Florida police department is looking for whoever happened to be at a beach in the Tampa Bay area this past weekend and lost their prosthetic...

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