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Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 08:38 PM CDT

Man Gets Entire Back Tattooed With Michael Jordan's Jersey

Man Gets Entire Back Tattooed With Michael Jordan's Jersey

When it comes to tattoos paying homage to Chicago, this one is a slam dunk.

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 at 02:06 PM CDT

‘Headless Chicken Monster’ Spotted Off Antarctica

‘Headless Chicken Monster’ Spotted Off Antarctica

A sea creature nicknamed the “headless chicken monster” was seen near Antarctica on a long-line fishing company’s underwater camera system. The bizarre-looking creature is actually a sea...

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 04:40 PM CDT

Calif. Teen Baked Grandfather's Ashes Into Cookies: Police

Calif. Teen Baked Grandfather's Ashes Into Cookies: Police

A high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade sugar cookies and shared them with several classmates, police in Northern California said Wednesday. The student and a friend baked the...

Monday, Oct 15, 2018 at 04:44 AM CDT

Watch Divers Carve Pumpkins Underwater in Florida Keys

Watch Divers Carve Pumpkins Underwater in Florida Keys

A creative group of scuba divers submerged 30 feet beneath the surface in the Florida Keys to carve pumpkins. The event took place at the annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving contest that took place Sunday near...

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 at 10:56 PM CDT

Runaway Pig Lured Home by Deputy's Doritos

Runaway Pig Lured Home by Deputy's Doritos

San Bernardino County Sheriff's deputies in California had to reach into their bag of tricks, or lunch bag of tricks, to corral a portly pig that had gotten loose.

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 05:11 PM CDT

Sale on for Banksy Painting That Self-Destructed at Auction

Sale on for Banksy Painting That Self-Destructed at Auction

The winning bidder for a Banksy painting that self-destructed during an auction last week has decided to go through with the purchase, auctioneer Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said a female...

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018 at 07:41 PM CDT

Gecko Butt-Dials 'Bazillion' Times From Hawaii Seal Hospital

Gecko Butt-Dials 'Bazillion' Times From Hawaii Seal Hospital

If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals, you were butt-dialed. Or, more specifically, foot-dialed. By a gecko.

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018 at 01:35 PM CDT

NJ Runner Struck by Deer Still Manages to Finish Race

NJ Runner Struck by Deer Still Manages to Finish Race

A runner who was struck by a deer during a half marathon in New Jersey still managed to cross the finish line. Christina Sanchez tells the Asbury Park Press she was on Mile 10 of the Jersey Shore Half Marathon...

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018 at 06:11 AM CDT

Treasure Hunters Challenge FBI Over Dig for Legendary Gold

Treasure Hunters Challenge FBI Over Dig for Legendary Gold

Surrounded by dozens of stone-faced FBI agents on a frigid winter's day, Dennis and Kem Parada stared down at the empty hole and knew something wasn't right. The father-son duo spent years combing this bit...

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 10:14 AM CDT
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By Christian Paz

Hundreds of Corgis Descend on DC's Jefferson Memorial

Hundreds of corgis and other dogs from across the D.C. area gathered at the Thom...View gallery

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