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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.
11 intriguing things owned by wealthy Russians

11 intriguing things owned by wealthy Russians

Russia risks economic isolation from the West with its intervention into the Crimean peninsular, but trade relationships complicate matters.

Police discover woman living with her dead husband for at least a month

An elderly Alabama woman, suffering from alzheimer's, lived in a home with her deceased husband for weeks.
The effects of changing the time one hour ahead

The effects of changing the time one hour ahead

I am certainly feeling the effects of sleeping one hour less today. I couldn't fully accept the idea I was losing one hour of sleep this morning.

Pregnant woman, family eat meat from store contaminated with LSD

Police in Tampa, Florida say a family of four was hospitalized Monday night after eating meat contaminated with the drug LSD.

Dogs found mutilated at Texas mobile home park

Editor's Note: Material in the video contains material that could be considered graphic in nature and may not be suitable for all audiences. A disturbing and deadly case of animal cruelty is under investigation in Metro San Ant
Fetus discovered in Texas park laid to rest

Fetus discovered in Texas park laid to rest

The fetus that was discovered in Travis White Park on February 13th was laid to rest by the Knights of Columbus Thursday afternoon.