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11 hours ago

Lock of John Lennon’s hair could fetch up to $10,000 at auction

Heritage Auctions, which is selling the hair of the late singer, said it was clipped and saved by a hairdresser in Germany in 1966.

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11 hours ago

Court: Wisconsin couple, too drunk to drive, give keys to 9-year-old

Jason Roth, 36, and Amanda Eggert, 32, pleaded not guilty at the court to charges of recklessly endangering safety and neglecting a child.

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1 day ago

Cars parked on thin ice get icy bath in Wisconsin

Call it the polar bear plunge for cars and trucks.

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4 days ago

Prognosticating Ape picks Panthers to win Super Bowl

The 1-year-old orangutan named Tuah chewed up a cardboard Panthers sign and later kissed a papier-maché Panthers helmet.

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4 days ago

The Strangelove Suite: Northern Ireland sells nuclear bunker

It has no windows — but offers unrestricted views of Armageddon.

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5 days ago

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

justice

6 days ago

Jury summons directs people to call sex hotline

That's one way to get people to do their civic duty.

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1 week ago

Google buys ‘Google’ for just over $6,000

A Massachusetts graduate student who pointed out a glitch that allowed him to briefly "own" the world's most heavily trafficked website has been rewarded by Google.

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1 week ago

Eagles vs Drones: Dutch police eye birds to prey on drones

It may sound like a flight of fancy, but Dutch police are considering using birds of prey to swoop down and pluck rogue drones out of the sky.

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1 week ago

It’s a shark-eat-shark world

Has your roommate ever been so invasive that you ate them?

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2 weeks ago

Bad ink! Patriots fan gets tattoo declaring Super Bowl win

A New England Patriots fan was a bit premature when he got a tattoo declaring the team champions of a game they never reached — yet he says he has no regrets.

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2 weeks ago

AirPnP brings the sharing economy to the bathroom

We cannot - and did not - make this up.

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2 weeks ago

‘Lunch lizard’ becomes Kindergarten class pet

A central New Jersey elementary school science class has a new pet after a lizard was discovered in a student's salad after being refrigerated for days.

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2 weeks ago

Watch the ‘rescue’ of this adorable sloth

The Transit Commission of Ecuador took on a rather unusual task when workers spotted a sloth stranded on a busy highway.

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2 weeks ago

Burger King employee is now the ‘chicken king’

That's certainly a unique way to celebrate your last day.

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2 weeks ago

Remember: Judge Judy is NOT on the U.S. Supreme Court

Looks like we need a civics lesson, stat.

hotlineblingphilly

3 weeks ago

Philly police parody ‘Hotline Bling’ for snowstorm parking reminder

The Philadelphia Police Department is preparing for this weekend's upcoming snowstorm by using Drake to illustrate parking spot protocol.

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3 weeks ago

The sandwich struggle

Police say four people were arrested at a California Subway shop after one of them was denied a sandwich.

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3 weeks ago

This cat looks like Adam Driver

This kitty bears a striking resemblance to the actor who played Kylo Ren in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and his doppelganger status helped get him adopted.

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3 weeks ago

Giant, high-heeled church of ‘Cinderella’ under construction in Taiwan

Budai, a township in southwest Taiwan, is building a church in the form of a giant high-heeled shoe, made of metal and blue glass tiles, seeking to attract more tourists to the area.

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Officials rule Everett chief wasn’t drunk during fatal fire

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The investigation found that, per his admission, Murray consumed one glass of wine before responding to the scene of the fire.

17 mins ago in Local

Snohomish County reaches settlement over tear gas death

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Michael Vincent died about three weeks after some tear-gas canisters that had been put in a dumpster exploded when a garbage truck emptied the bin and compacted the trash.

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Attorneys file brief in flower shop owner’s appeal

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The brief addresses some of the arguments made by the state and the American Civil Liberties Union in the case.

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King County announces initiatives to curb homelessness

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The January One Night Count of the Homeless found that the number of unsheltered people had doubled in Renton.

28 mins ago in Local

I-405 tolls collect $3.7 million in 3 months

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State data shows about 17 percent of peak-time toll payers spent more than $4.