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Man Says He Released Pink Chickens to
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Man Says He Released Pink Chickens to "Make People Smile"

Two chickens dyed pink were spotted roaming the Portland, Oregon, waterfront park on Thursday, leaving many wondering why were they pink and who let them loose. The mystery didn't last long. The day after a Multnomah County Animal Services picked up the chickens, their owner,... Read »

Mar 27, 2015

Pink Chickens Roam Portland

Pink Chickens Roam Portland View »

Mar 27, 2015
Intoxicated Man Arrived by Taxi to Rob Florida Bank: Police

Intoxicated Man Arrived by Taxi to Rob Florida Bank: Police

Authorities say an intoxicated man arrived by taxi to rob a Tallahassee, Florida, bank. Stanley Geddie, 47, demanded... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
School Assistant Undresses, Barricades Students in Class

School Assistant Undresses, Barricades Students in Class

An after-school assistant in California was arrested after some bizarre behavior, including barricading several... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Big Rig Gets Stuck, Elephants Keep Truck Upright

Big Rig Gets Stuck, Elephants Keep Truck Upright

A central Louisiana sheriff's office says deputies called to help a stranded tractor-trailer were astounded to see... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
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Cardboard "Most Interesting Man" Fails as Carpool-Lane Ruse

A Washington State Patrol trooper parked along Interstate 5 near Tacoma on Monday afternoon spotted a driver and... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
4,200-Year-Old Skeleton With Signs of Cancer Uncovered

4,200-Year-Old Skeleton With Signs of Cancer Uncovered

A team of Spanish researchers announced Tuesday that they had discovered a 4,200-year-old skeleton of a woman with... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
WATCH: Driver Tied Cat to Hood of Car

WATCH: Driver Tied Cat to Hood of Car

Ohio police search for driver spotted with cat tied to the hood of her vehicle. Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Robbers Pocket-Dial 911 During Burglary

Robbers Pocket-Dial 911 During Burglary

Authorities in Minnesota say three would-be burglars picked the wrong time to pocket-dial 911. Blue Earth Sheriff's... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Burger King Will Sell Cologne in Japan

Burger King Will Sell Cologne in Japan

For hamburger aficionados who want the smell even when they can't get a bite, Burger King is putting the scent into... Read »

Mar 22, 2015
Couple Gets Hitched Around the World With 38 Weddings

Couple Gets Hitched Around the World With 38 Weddings

Cheetah Platt and Rhiann Woodyard didn't want the average wedding, so they packed their bridal dress and suit and... Read »

Mar 23, 2015
Sea Lion Climbs on Board, Rides With Surfer in San Diego

Sea Lion Climbs on Board, Rides With Surfer in San Diego

Dan Murphy was surfing Southern California's Cardiff By-the-Sea when a wiggly little creature jumped on his board... Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Cop Shoots Carjacking Suspect in Buttocks

Cop Shoots Carjacking Suspect in Buttocks

An off-duty deputy police chief in north Florida says he shot a 15-year-old boy in the buttocks after being pistol-... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Accidental Invite Elicits Real-Life Wedding Crasher

Accidental Invite Elicits Real-Life Wedding Crasher

A Washington man is set to travel to Philly after he accidentally received an invite to a stranger's bachelor party... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Police: Jar of Pot Falls From Man's Pants During Traffic Stop

Police: Jar of Pot Falls From Man's Pants During Traffic Stop

Police say a jar of marijuana fell out of a man's pants during a traffic stop early Sunday morning. Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Meth Lab Discovered in Ind. Walmart Restroom

Meth Lab Discovered in Ind. Walmart Restroom

A restroom at a Walmart in eastern Indiana has been closed indefinitely after an employee discovered a working meth... Read »

Mar 14, 2015
Controversial Purse With 3-D Gun Imprint Pulled From Shelves

Controversial Purse With 3-D Gun Imprint Pulled From Shelves

New York-area fashion chain Easy Pickins has pulled a controversial purse, featuring a realistic 3-D imprint of a... Watch »

Mar 13, 2015
Wendy's Employee Forced to Work in Soiled Clothes: Claim

Wendy's Employee Forced to Work in Soiled Clothes: Claim

A Wendy’s restaurant employee in Southern California has filed a claim as a precursor to a lawsuit against the rest... Watch »

Mar 13, 2015
Police Seek Serial Pooper

Police Seek Serial Pooper

Officials are seeking to identify a man believed to have defecated on multiple cars and children's front yard toys... Watch »

Mar 12, 2015
$10M Worth of Pot Found in Frozen Avocado Shipment

$10M Worth of Pot Found in Frozen Avocado Shipment

Authorities found more than $10 million worth of marijuana last week, hidden in a shipment of frozen avocado pulp at... Watch »

Mar 12, 2015

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