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Man shot to death after charging police officer with sword

Man shot to death after charging police officer with sword

Central Louisiana police officers have shot and killed a man who allegedly charged at them with a sword.
Olive Garden offers all you can eat -- for seven weeks

Olive Garden offers all you can eat -- for seven weeks

If you fantasize about stuffing your face with Olive Garden pasta for seven weeks straight, Monday is your day.
Foodies beware: The FDA is coming for your cheese

Foodies beware: The FDA is coming for your cheese

America's food police are patrolling and arresting suspicious French dairy products, which are either delicious cheese or a bacteria-laden menace. You decide.

Have you seen this tortoise?

Why would anyone steal a tortoise? That's what Mona's owner is trying to figure out.
Texas woman believed son possessed by devil, tried to 'cleanse' him

Texas woman believed son possessed by devil, tried to 'cleanse' him

A San Antonio woman and her boyfriend were indicted on sexual assault and injury to a child charges after police found the woman's 6-year-old son unresponsive in her bathroom.
Mixologists: Drink masters or just pretentious bartenders?

Mixologists: Drink masters or just pretentious bartenders?

"What's with all the mixologists these days? "Why aren't bartenders content just to be called bartenders anymore?"

No ketchup allowed

A popular Fort Myers, Florida restaurant has taken ketchup off the menu. Chef and owner Xavier Duclos says he simply won't allow the condiment in his kitchen or dining room.
Texas brewery to sell 99-pack of beer for limited time

Texas brewery to sell 99-pack of beer for limited time

Only in Texas can you find things you can't find elsewhere, including a MONSTROUS pack of beer!
Why ab workouts are a waste of time

Why ab workouts are a waste of time

You've been trying forever to get that elusive six-pack: the holy grail of fitness goals.
Record heaven: Inside the world's biggest collection

Record heaven: Inside the world's biggest collection

Strolling between shelves crammed with his records, Zero Freitas pauses and finds another piece of music that he just must take home.
Child expelled over mom's Facebook post

Child expelled over mom's Facebook post

A Florida mom says her 4 year-old was expelled from his preschool over a message she posted on her personal Facebook page, Heather Leigh reports.

Crazy cat rampage

A Houston, Texas man says a neighborhood cat attacked him Monday morning as he was walking his dogs.

Soda pot?

A Longview, Washington bottler is using Washington's newly legal marijuana to create a new category of THC treats. It's the kind of pot consumption the founder, Atam Stites, hopes you can take home to mom.

Jellyfish invade California lake

Dry conditions have triggered a spike in the freshwater jellyfish population in California's Lake Oroville. The appearance of jellyfish in Lake Oroville is not completely unheard of, but they are sporadic and unpredictable.
NM teen struck by lightning at football practice

NM teen struck by lightning at football practice

A 13-year-old Las Cruces boy will be transferred to a burn center following a lightning strike during 8th grade football practice at Picacho Middle School, according to police.