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Pumpkin Fever: Healthy or Not?
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Pumpkin Fever: Healthy or Not?

While many foods that contain "pumpkin" are automatically considered to be healthy, some pumpkin-flavored foods may actually be quite the opposite. Erika Edwards reports. Watch »

2 hours ago
Supermarket Worker Allegedly Hid $1K in Meat in Pants

Supermarket Worker Allegedly Hid $1K in Meat in Pants

State police say a New York supermarket employee has been accused of leaving the store with $1,200 worth of... Read »

2 hours ago

Spooky, Scary, Funny: Haunted House Reactions

Celebrate the season! For the past four years, View »

4 hours ago

Wildest Food Crazes: Kale Day

Cronuts, cupcakes and frozen s'mores are just some of the recent food trends that have swept the culinary world. View »

6 hours ago

Pumpkin Spice Madness: Craziest Treats

It seems like everyone is going crazy over pumpkin spice-flavored this and that. Take a look at the... View »

4 hours ago
Struck Coyote Lodges Into Grill of Car

Struck Coyote Lodges Into Grill of Car

Driver doesn't discover animal until he arrives at work. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Big Smile in Denver Bank Robbery Suspect Mug Shot

Big Smile in Denver Bank Robbery Suspect Mug Shot

The mug shot of a man captured after trying to flee a bank robbery in Denver shows him flashing a broad,... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Belfast Locals Confuse EU Flag for ISIS Flag

Belfast Locals Confuse EU Flag for ISIS Flag

It's often said the European Union has an image problem. In Belfast, it seems, the EU flag can be mistaken for... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Man Who Raised $55K for Potato Salad Throws Party

Man Who Raised $55K for Potato Salad Throws Party

An Ohio man who raised $55,000 in a joking crowdfunding appeal to pay for his first attempt at making potato... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Deer Takes Swim in a Los Angeles Pool

Deer Takes Swim in a Los Angeles Pool

A Los Angeles homeowner found a deer taking a dip in their pool on Saturday and caught the swim on Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
500 Pounds of Squash Stolen From Church

500 Pounds of Squash Stolen From Church

Members of a Pittsfield, Massachusetts, church say they're heartbroken by the theft of 500 pounds of squash grown in... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail

A New York City postal carrier is accused of failing to deliver more than 40,000 pieces of mail, some dating... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

37,000 Pounds of Rancid Chicken Left in Abandoned Truck

A truck dripping rancid juices from thousands of pounds of rotting chicken sat in the heat attracting flies Thursday... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Baby Calf With

Baby Calf With "7" on Head Named After Steelers' QB

Moooove over, Ben Roethlisberger. There's a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania. The folks at Vale Wood Farms... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

Donkeys Reunited at Polish Zoo After Sex Scandal

The two amorous donkeys who were separated because of an outcry over their lovemaking have been reunited at a zoo in... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Flea Day: Students Sent Home After School Infested

Flea Day: Students Sent Home After School Infested

Students at an elementary school in Hayward, California, got the day off Monday after staff discovered a... Read »

Sep 24, 2014
70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

70-Pound Turtle Found Wandering Near SoCal Country Club

A turtle that weighs a whopping 70 pounds was found wandering streets near a country club in Southern... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Police Car Slams Into NJ Dunkin' Donuts

Police Car Slams Into NJ Dunkin' Donuts

A South Jersey police vehicle slammed into a doughnut shop Friday morning. The police SUV crashed into the... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Shaquille O'Neal Curates an Expo Chicago Gallery

Shaquille O'Neal Curates an Expo Chicago Gallery

9/18/14: LeeAnn Trotter is tracking the whereabouts of a 7 foot tall former NBA star who lent his... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

Stolen Jaguar Convertible Found 46 Years Later

A classic British roadster regarded as one of the most beautiful cars ever made will be returned to its 82-year-old... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
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