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3 weeks ago

Guilty conscience: Stolen sign returned after 30 years

It took 30 years, but a guilty conscience led someone who stole a large metal sign in Florida to return it — along with a $50 money order — to the New Smyrna Beach Police Department.

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3 weeks ago

‘Monster’ alligator killed in Florida hunt

A 780-pound "monster" alligator slain in a Florida hunt and hauled out of the water with a farm tractor falls short of the state record for length, a wildlife official said.

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3 weeks ago

Dead cat voting? Flier leads to some confusion in Florida

A Florida election official is working to help confused voters after one person reported that a registration flier had been sent home for her dead cat.

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3 weeks ago

The great crab leg fight of 2016

Police say two people have been arrested after they apparently got into a dispute over crab legs in a buffet line at a Connecticut restaurant.

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4 weeks ago

WATCH: The great Chihuahua CHiP chase

A Chihuahua is in animal custody after leading police on a chase across the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge.

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4 weeks ago

The case of the snoring suspect

A suspect found a creative place to hide during an Alabama drug raid, but investigators say it was the snoring that did him in.

eople are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.

4 weeks ago

Google April Fool’s prank backfires big time

Google is acknowledging that it pranked itself after an April Fool's Day Gmail tweak angered some people who use Google's email for work.

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4 weeks ago

Painted olives, tainted sugar top world’s worst menu

Italian olives painted with copper sulphate solution, Sudanese sugar tainted with fertilizer, and hundreds of thousands of gallons of bogus alcoholic drinks top Interpol's annual tally of toxic and counterfeit food seized by police agencies across the world.

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4 weeks ago

Rhode Island tourism video shows scenes from Iceland instead

A Rhode Island tourism video designed to draw visitors to the state has been yanked off YouTube after viewers complained it showed Reykjavik, Iceland.

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1 month ago

New purse, old jewelry

Police are trying to figure out who owns some jewelry found inside a new purse a woman purchased from a central Pennsylvania department store.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Annoying Windows reminder interrupts live TV

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1 day ago in Music

Reports: Opioid medication found on Prince, at death scene

U.S. singer Prince leaves the French Open tennis tournament in Paris June 2,  2014. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier/Files

Authorities investigating the death of Prince found prescription opioid medication on him, according to various news outlets on Wednesday, the same day court records showed a judge appointed a bank to safeguard the music legend's estate.

1 day ago in Viral Videos

Stern father finally praises you

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"Law & Order" star J.K. Simmons and Stephen Colbert know how much praise from a stern father means. Here, pull up a chair.

2 days ago in Music

Lady Gaga, Elton John team up on clothing line

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he pop icons have collaborated on a range of limited edition clothes and accessories with Macy's.

2 days ago in Music

‘Purple Rain’ coming to more movie theaters

Rock singer Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., during his opening show, Feb. 18, 1985. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing)

The 1984 film is a big hit in cinemas all over again thanks to fans seeking ways to pay tribute to the late music icon.