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Dog found near death believed to have been burned in meth lab

Zorro the dog has a long road to recovery ahead for him. He was found Monday in a ditch by the Bixby Police Department. Police took him to Horizon Animal Hospital, where veterinarians thought he had mange.  After looking closer, they realized Zorro had chemical burns. Animal Control officers took ...

Florida House plan aims more money to Charter schoolss

Despite directing millions of tax payer dollars to charter schools that later closed, the Florida House is again backing a plan to steer money to charter schools. A House panel Tuesday voted for a bill that would require school districts to share property tax money with charter schools,  which are ...

File photo of a John Lewis department store in the United Kingdom.

Woman who falls 60 feet in department store lands on ideal item

A 60-year-old woman shopping at a department store in England fell over a balcony on Monday, but luckily landed onto a display bed 60 feet below.    According to The Guardian, the woman suffered only hip and spine injuries after she fell from the upper level of the John Lewis department store ...

When pigs want to vote

A 600 pound pig showed up at the polls in Pelham, New Hampshire Tuesday. The pig wandered through the parking lot full of primary voters and hung around by the door.   Police determined the pig came from a local farm and contacted the owner, who came and retrieved it. 

This Oct. 12, 2015 photo provided by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission shows an alligator in the kitchen of a Wendy's Restaurant in Loxahatchee, Fla. Florida wildlife officials say that 24-year-old Joshua James threw a 3.5-foot alligator through a fast-food restaurant's drive-thru window in October. He's charged with assault with a deadly weapon. On Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, bail was set at $6,000. (Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission via AP)

Florida man: Throwing gator into Wendy's may be last prank

A Jupiter man is out on bail after an only-could-happen-in-Florida arrest made him the subject of viral attention Monday and Tuesday: throwing an alligator through a Wendy’s drive-through window.  Joshua James, 24, is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, taking an alligator and theft. In setting his bond ...

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), a presidential hopeful, speaks at Nashua Community College in Nashua, N.H., Feb. 8, 2016.

Marco Rubio after New Hampshire lashing: 'I dropped the ball'

A humbled Marco Rubio took the blame for his disappointing New Hampshire finish on Tuesday night — then sought to raise money from it. “On Saturday night at the debate, I dropped the ball. I want you to know that will never happen again,” a fundraising appeal from the Rubio campaign says. >>If you're ...

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Heartbreak: Orphaned otter pup saved after flooding, sibling lost

The story of a baby otter is pulling at the heartstrings of many this morning, after the pup was forced out of her home, lost her sibling, and was saved by a good Samaritan. Little pup Immy, short of Imogen, was found washed up on a riverbank, crying, alongside a ...

'Archie Comics' icon Jughead now revealed as asexual

Back in 2010, Archie Comics introduced a new gay character to Riverdale, and had him get married a year later. Now the comic is going to push another boundary, and it's with Jughead, one of the comic's iconic characters, who's revealed in the issue out today (February 10th) to be ...

Hormel Foods issues beef stew recall

Hormel Foods Corporation has issued a recall involving its beef stew. Dinty Moore Hearty Meals No Preservatives Beef Stew, 15oz. cans are being recalled because they "may be contaminated with extraneous materials," the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced. >> Read more trending stories   The cans have the best by ...

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Angry drunken man karate kicks elevator door, falls down shaft

Security cameras caught the horrifying moment when a drunken man took his frustration out on an elevator door and ended up falling down the dark elevator shaft. According to Yahoo! News, the 24-year-old man from Hangzhou, China, identified only as Yang, was out doing karaoke with friends to celebrate the Lunar ...

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Scuba diver attacked by shark while cleaning aquarium tank

Video of a terrifying encounter between a scuba diver and a shark is making the rounds online.   The video, reportedly shot at a South African aquarium was posted to LiveLeak on Tuesday. The Daily Mail picked the story up on Wednesday, reporting that the shark was a female ragged ...

Ted Cruz crushes Donald Trump in new 'childish' video

GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz dropped a blistering new video targeting Donald Trump Monday night.  Cruz has walked a careful line to not directly attack the juggernaut that is Donald Trump.  Until now.  https://twitter.com/tedcruz/status/697216047322001408 (tweet) Not everyone is excited to see Cruz 'go negative,' or use children in an attack ...

Cruz uses kids to attack Trump in new ad

GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz dropped a blistering new video targeting Donald Trump Monday night.  Texas Sen. Cruz has walked a careful line to not directly attack the juggernaut that is Donald Trump.  Until now.  >> Read more trending stories  With Trump winning the New Hampshire Republican primary handily, the ...

You won't believe Wisconsin man's drunken driving defense

A Wisconsin jury decided a man's alibi for drunked driving was nothing more than a fish tale. 

John Przybyla was pulled over in October 2014 for a broken taillight and crossing the center line, WSAW reported.

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The deputy said he smelled alcohol ...

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Police: Ga. man lived with dead mother, used her bank account

A Georgia man was arrested early this week after police said he lived with the body of his mother and spent the money in her bank account. Police had received reports that Rodney Dillon's mother was possibly missing. When they questioned him, police said there were inconsistencies with his story, ...

Girl with ‘backward leg’ back to doing gymnastics after Pittsburgh doctor’s treatment

Girl with ‘backward leg’ back to doing gymnastics after Pittsburgh doctor’s treatment

Girl with ‘backward leg’ back to doing gymnastics after Pittsburgh doctor’s treatment

Photo of crumpled American flags ignites Hillary Clinton firestorm

It's said that a picture is worth a thousand words.  And in this case, thousands of words are being generated BECAUSE of one picture.  The picture depicts American flags crumpled into a ball on the floor at the Hillary Clinton presidential primary reception in New Hampshire.  The Washington Post tweeted ...

Officers rescue dog shot in the face in Walton County

Officers rescue dog shot in the face in Walton County

The dog's rescuers stayed up with him all night.

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Host of show to catch criminals looks awkwardly like criminal

The host of a show dedicated to informing the public about criminals had an awkward moment Monday night after one of the star bad guys could pass as a twin of the host. Crimewatcher’s host Jason Mohammad was telling viewers the story of Viktor Lakatos when Lakatos’s mug shot popped ...

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841K Mercedes-Benz, Daimler vehicles recalled due to possibly faulty airbags

German automotive company Daimler AG announced the recall Tuesday of more than 800,000 Mercedes-Benz cars and Daimler vans due to potentially faulty airbags. >> Read more trending stories The problem stems from potentially defective airbags manufactured by Takata and installed in the car makes, according to Dailmer AG. The company ...

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