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'Sharknado 2' set to take TV by storm

'Sharknado 2' set to take TV by storm

A twister filled with man-eating sharks is about to hit New York City -- at least on your television screen.

Tubers break world record on the Guadalupe River

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; as they listened to Texas country star Roger Creager's "River Song," floaters broke the world record for largest raft of tubes or rings Saturday at Rockin' R River Rides on the Guadalupe Riv
Facebook: Get Messenger app or else!

Facebook: Get Messenger app or else!

For mobile users who text with friends via Facebook, it's almost time to download the social-media giant's dedicated app for doing so, or lose the ability.
Girl hit by plane on Florida beach dies from her injuries

Girl hit by plane on Florida beach dies from her injuries

The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.
Thousands of dead anchovies wash ashore in Oregon coast town

Thousands of dead anchovies wash ashore in Oregon coast town

Brace yourself, Seaside. It's about to get smelly. Millions of dead anchovies washed ashore along the Necanicum River in downtown Seaside on Monday. The anchovies entered the river en masse from the Pacific Ocean.
Sister Act: Texas women arrested for DWI after switching seats

Sister Act: Texas women arrested for DWI after switching seats

El Paso Police arrested two sisters on charges of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) after authorities say the driver switched seats with her passenger before being pulled over.

Doctors amputate man's penis without permission

A man has filed a lawsuit against Princeton Baptist Medical Center in Birmingham and a number of other defendants claiming his penis was amputated without his permission.
Comedic spelling mistake on UC Berkeley diploma goes viral

Comedic spelling mistake on UC Berkeley diploma goes viral

Alex Harris' UC Berkeley diploma is a little different than most because, as he puts it, "There's a small typo in it".
Texas man arrested for $56,000 in unpaid tolls

Texas man arrested for $56,000 in unpaid tolls

Cops pulled Robert Dupree over in The Colony for failing to signal… no big deal, right? But when they ran his license, it turned out this guy apparently owes $56,000 in unpaid tolls.

Real estate heir accused of urinating on candy at Texas store

The Houston Police Department has released new details regarding a bizarre incident involving a Manhattan real estate heir.
Fake vet in Texas treats more than 50 animals

Fake vet in Texas treats more than 50 animals

According to Houston Police, a man pretending to be a vet treated dozens of family pets before finally being caught.

Woman allegedly shoots man after bad sex

Sadie Bell, 58, is out on bond after admitting she shot the man she had a long-term affair with after they had sex at her Southfield, Michigan apartment.
NFL players call police on former Destiny's Child member

NFL players call police on former Destiny's Child member

 Farrah Franklin, whose claim to fame is five months backing up Beyonce in the band Destiny's Child, was charged with disorderly conduct Sunday.
Poll: Coloradans say no to pot in bars and clubs

Poll: Coloradans say no to pot in bars and clubs

Voters in the first state to allow the sale of recreational marijuana say pot use should be limited to the home or members-only clubs, with no lighting up in bars or clubs, according to a new poll.

Texas waitress accused of drugging customer, stealing credit cards

A former waitress at a trendy new restaurant in the Galleria area of Houston is now under investigation by police after allegedly drugging a customer and stealing her credit cards.