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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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Texas church sets world record with Jesus drawing

In celebration of Easter, a church in Texas set a world record with a giant drawing of Jesus.

Fist fight breaks out in Ukraine parliament

The divisions in Ukraine were evident in parliament Tuesday when a brawl erupted on the floor. It began when a Communist party leader blamed nationalists for the protests in the east.

Facebook beating triggers arrests

Police in Flint, Michigan have made two arrests and two children are in protective custody after video of a brutal beating was posted on Facebook.
Mother guilty of killing daughter with morphine overdose from breast milk

Mother guilty of killing daughter with morphine overdose from breast milk

A South Carolina woman has been found guilty of killing her daughter with a morphine overdose from breast milk.

Grandmother frozen alive in hospital morgue

It's a case that sounds like the plot of a horror movie. A family claims a woman was prematurely declared dead at a hospital and woke up in a body bag, only to die in a freezer where her body was stored.
Caught on Cam: Road rage karma

Caught on Cam: Road rage karma

 A road rage incident in Tampa during which "instant karma" was served to the driver was caught on video that is now going viral.
Oklahoma business celebrates Westboro Baptist Church founder's death

Oklahoma business celebrates Westboro Baptist Church founder's death

An Oklahoma business will protest one of the most infamous groups in America, Westboro Baptist Church, by selling discounted liquor to celebrate the death of Fred Phelps, the church's founder.

Authorities find about a dozen razor blades glued to playground equipment

It's perhaps the last thing you'd expect to find at a playground. Authorities say they found razor blades glued to playground equipment at a park in East Moline, Illinois.
TV's Judge Joe Brown jailed by real judge after courtroom argument, court says

TV's Judge Joe Brown jailed by real judge after courtroom argument, court says

 TV's Judge Joe Brown was jailed on a contempt of court charge issued by a Tennessee juvenile judge Monday, according to a court spokesman.

Caught on Cam: Fiery dust devil

A 150 acre, prescribed burn near the Rocky Mountain Arsenal grew out of control when a massive dust devil swept fire and tumble weeds in the firefighters direction. The prescribed burn happened around noon, Friday, March 14.

Scientists validate "five second rule"

Depending on the crowd, if someone accidentally drops a piece of food on the floor, sometimes they'll hear someone else shout, "Five second rule!"
Missing Malaysian plane: Could it have landed?

Missing Malaysian plane: Could it have landed?

Yet another theory is taking shape about what might have happened to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Maybe it landed in a remote Indian Ocean island chain.
Duo (Tri)es to steal thousands of pins from sorority headquarters in TX

Duo (Tri)es to steal thousands of pins from sorority headquarters in TX

Two people face jail time for attempting to steal thousands of pins from a sorority's headquarters in Arlington, Texas.

Man calls 911 after crazed cat traps family in bedroom

A 22-pound house cat scared a Portland family into calling 911 for help Sunday.

OH man repeatedly flashes children from window

A Baltimore, Ohio man has been arrested for allegedly standing nude in a window, exposing himself to children on passing school buses.