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Neighbors baffled that California woman missing for decade was kidnapped

Neighbors baffled that California woman missing for decade was kidnapped

After an August 2004 domestic dispute, police say, a 15-year-old girl left her Santa Ana, California, home, seeking refuge in a nearby park adjacent to an elementary school.

Tyler PD: Child crashes vehicle into science center parking lot

On May 21, 2014 at approximately 5:51 p.m. the Tyler Police Department received a call regarding a vehicle being operated by a child driver.
Coin flip determines Ore City council seat

Coin flip determines Ore City council seat

After a long wait, the city of Ore City has a newly appointed council member. The decision was made Tuesday night with a coin flip.

VIDEO: Texas police officer jumps off bridge to avoid drunken driver

This is the first look at video investigators said shows an elementary school teacher causing a crash that forced a police officer to jump off a bridge.

Ohio teen catches "river monster"

Monday night's rains brought a lot of flooding and, according to viewer Jeremiah Sawyer of North Royalton, Ohio, it also brought a "river monster" into the streets.
Apparently This Matters: World's oldest sperm is huge

Apparently This Matters: World's oldest sperm is huge

Brace yourselves, because this story is about sperm and poop.
'The Princess Bride': Wright wanted the fairy tale

'The Princess Bride': Wright wanted the fairy tale

If a young Robin Wright had gotten her wish, she would've wed Cary Elwes.
Man says he presents 'most evidence' that deceased dad was Zodiac Killer

Man says he presents 'most evidence' that deceased dad was Zodiac Killer

Many have claimed to know the identity of the notorious Zodiac Killer, who terrorized northern California with a trail of unresolved murders in the 1960s. But their stories have not panned out.
Solange and Jay Z: The Internet knows

Solange and Jay Z: The Internet knows

Overprotective sister? Underprotective husband?
Young boys injured after "bouncy house" swept 50 feet into air

Young boys injured after "bouncy house" swept 50 feet into air

Two young boys were injured after a "bouncy house" was swept away by a gust of wind Monday afternoon in South Glens Falls, New York.
"American Idol" star Clay Aiken wins congressional primary in North Carolina

"American Idol" star Clay Aiken wins congressional primary in North Carolina

County results certified Tuesday show "American Idol" star Clay Aiken as the winner of the Democratic congressional primary in North Carolina by fewer than 400 votes, one day after his chief opponent died suddenly.
Texas woman finds 12-foot python in bathroom

Texas woman finds 12-foot python in bathroom

A College Station woman was in for a slithery surprise when she walked into her bathroom and discovered a 12-foot long African python.
Actor Alec Baldwin arrested after riding bike wrong way

Actor Alec Baldwin arrested after riding bike wrong way

Actor Alec Baldwin was arrested Tuesday and issued two summonses -- one for disorderly conduct -- after riding a bicycle the wrong way on a New York street, police said.
And Beyonce just stood back and watched

And Beyonce just stood back and watched

A video that TMZ alleges is of Beyonce's younger sister having an altercation with the superstar's husband, Jay Z, has surfaced online.
Texas police officer defends shooting 93-year-old woman

Texas police officer defends shooting 93-year-old woman

A police officer who fatally shot a 93-year-old woman at her home in Texas is defending his use of deadly force and lashing out at the City Council that fired him.