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Guess where new tenants found python?

Guess where new tenants found python?

It's normally the domain of loose change and missing remotes, but after what one couple discovered in the sofa, you might think twice about sticking your hands down below the cushions.
Solar storms! Full moon! Must be Friday the 13th

Solar storms! Full moon! Must be Friday the 13th

Common Western superstition says Friday the 13th is unlucky. But what does it say about a Friday the 13th with a full moon and solar flares that could create geomagnetic storms large enough to disrupt Earth's atmosphere?

Oklahoma politician: Stone homosexuals

Scott Esk is running for Oklahoma's House District 91 seat.

Turtle tunnel installed under road

Minnesota's first tunnel designed specifically for migrating turtles is being installed on a rural road near Big Marine Lake in Washington County.

VIDEO: Texas home clings to cliff above lake

A luxury house in Texas, perched on a cliff with a spectacular view of Lake Whitney, has started falling into the water.
Tennessee man accused of chopping up woman and eating her remains

Tennessee man accused of chopping up woman and eating her remains

It wasn't enough for Gregory Scott Hale to kill his victim, authorities say.
DA: Stalker spent hours in Sandra Bullock's home, owned machine gun

DA: Stalker spent hours in Sandra Bullock's home, owned machine gun

A man arrested at Sandra Bullock's Los Angeles home allegedly was inside for several hours before police were called early Sunday.

Pig saves family

A Mount Carmel, Illinois family is counting their blessings after their pet saved their lives. Ina Farler says she and her grandkids were awakened by their pig named "Lucky" and escaped through a bedroom window.
New Yorker, world's oldest man dies at age 111

New Yorker, world's oldest man dies at age 111

A 111-year-old New Yorker who had been certified as the oldest man in the world has died. Alexander Imich died Sunday morning at a senior residence in Manhattan, his niece, Karen Bogen, confirmed to CNN.

Puppy crashes car

A Canton, Massachusetts man says his puppy's lead foot is to blame for a crash that nearly cost the dog's life.
Eating breakfast may not matter for weight loss

Eating breakfast may not matter for weight loss

"Eat breakfast!" nutrition experts have been telling us for decades. It revs your metabolism! It keeps you from overindulging at lunch! It helps you lose weight!

Pennsylvania woman attacked by hawk

A Pennsylvania woman is recovering after nesting hawks near her home swooped down and attacked her. "It felt like a baseball bat hit me in the head, right here," Eileen Bridge says.
'Inflatables aren't baby sitters': How to keep kids safe in bounce houses

'Inflatables aren't baby sitters': How to keep kids safe in bounce houses

If you have children, you know bounce houses (or bouncy houses, as we call them at home) are about as universally loved by kids as ice cream cones on a summer day and gobs of candy on Halloween.

VIDEO: Judge attacks attorney in courtroom dispute

A Brevard County, Florida judge is accused of grabbing a public defender and punching him after a disagreement Monday, and the audio of the scuffle was captured on the judge's microphone.
Police: Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times; 12-year-old friends arrested

Police: Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times; 12-year-old friends arrested

Two 12-year-old girls inspired by Internet horror stories lured a girl of the same age into a wooded area near Milwaukee before one of them stabbed the victim 19 times and left her to crawl to her rescue over the weekend, police said Monday.