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Dusty Rhodes dead at 69
Dusty Rhodes dead at 69
Dusty Rhodes -- the big, boisterous, bionic elbow-throwing professional wrestler who billed himself as "The American Dream" -- died Thursday at age 69.
06/12/2015
Officer in car shoots unarmed man
Officer in car shoots unarmed man
A Des Moines police officer fired her service weapon through the rolled-up window of her patrol car on Tuesday night, fatally shooting an unarmed man.
06/11/2015
Flesh-eating bacteria in Florida
Flesh-eating bacteria in Florida
Health officials in Florid are warning residents and tourists alike that a "rare" form of flesh-eating, potentially deadly bacteria has made its way to Florida beaches.
06/11/2015
Cops demand permit for lemonade stand
Cops demand permit for lemonade stand
Police in Texas shut down a lemonade stand run by two little girls. Andria and Zoey Green said they were trying to raise $100 to take their father to Splash Kingdom.
06/11/2015
Vermont man gets out of jury duty
Vermont man gets out of jury duty
James Lowe, of Barnet, said he was released from jury duty on Tuesday when he showed up to court wearing a black-and-white-striped jumpsuit with a matching beanie.
06/10/2015
Suicide bomber targets Egyptian temple
Suicide bomber targets Egyptian temple
A suicide bomber blew himself up on Wednesday just steps away from the ancient Egyptian temple of Karnak in Luxor. No tourists were killed or hurt .
06/10/2015
Two busses collide in Lincoln tunnel
Two busses collide in Lincoln tunnel
A New Jersey Transit bus rear-ended a private bus in the Lincoln Tunnel Wednesday, injuring at least 18 people, Port Authority officials said.
06/10/2015
Dinosaur blood discovered
Dinosaur blood discovered
A team of British paleontologists happened upon something that's never been seen before: They found fossilized dinosaur blood for the first time, in a 75-million-year-old specimen.
06/09/2015
Service dog jumps in front of bus
Service dog jumps in front of bus
When Bigo the service dog saw an oncoming school bus heading for Audrey Stone, the blind woman he was trained to guide, the golden retriever's protective instincts kicked in.
06/09/2015
Real life 40 year old virgins
Real life 40 year old virgins
Takashi Sakai is a healthy 41-year-old man with a good job and a charming smile. But he's never had sex, one of a number of middle-aged Japanese men who are still virgins.
06/09/2015
New York prison break
New York prison break
Two inmates who used power tools to escape from the maximum-security wing of New York's Clinton Correctional Facility must have had help carrying out the intricate plot.
06/08/2015
US secretly ships Anthrax to S Korea
US secretly ships Anthrax to S Korea
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has apologized for the Army's secret shipment of anthrax samples to close ally South Korea and possibly to Australia.
06/08/2015
Fortune teller scams man out of $700K
Fortune teller scams man out of $700K
Everyone knows that when a man loves a woman, he can’t keep his mind on nothing else. He’ll spend his very last dime. Give up all his comfort, sleep out in the rain.
06/08/2015
Convicted of manslaughter - fined $800
Convicted of manslaughter - fined $800
The eldest son of Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe has been convicted of manslaughter and fined $800 for killing an unidentified man with his car.
06/05/2015
13yo girl jumps off overpass
13yo girl jumps off overpass
A 13-year-old girl committed suicide by jumping off an overpass in Washington, and many are mad at her father for the video he had posted of her several days before.
06/05/2015
Sinkhole swallows police SUV
Sinkhole swallows police SUV
A Colorado police officer had to climb onto the roof of his SUV and pull himself out from below the earth's surface after a massive sinkhole swallowed his patrol car.
06/05/2015
Man kills himself over child support
Man kills himself over child support
Ian Sandywell, the father of a 22 year old man, hanged himself hours after received a letter ordering him to pay £11,000 in backdated child support for his grown up son.
06/04/2015
Taco Bell to serve alcohol
Taco Bell to serve alcohol
What wine pairs best with a quesarito? You'll be able to find out this summer. Taco Bell has confirmed reports that the Wicker Park location will serve beer, wine and boozy "freezes.
06/04/2015
$35 million of cocaine seized
$35 million of cocaine seized
Six people were arrested after authorities conducted a massive drug bust in Santa Fe Springs and San Bernardino, seizing cocaine with a street value of more than $35 million.
06/04/2015
Killed by her back alley butt implants
Killed by her back alley butt implants
To the world, Kelly Mayhew was beautiful. But she was not satisfied—and her quest for a better backside led her to the dank Queens basement where she died.
06/03/2015
Transabled: Becoming disabled by choice
Transabled: Becoming disabled by choice
When he cut off his right arm with a “very sharp power tool,” a man who now calls himself One Hand Jason let everyone believe it was an accident.
06/03/2015
NYC cop uses dead man's credit card
NYC cop uses dead man's credit card
Officer Ymmacula Pierre allegedly took the 65-year-old victim's MasterCard after discovering his body during a wellness check in July, prosecutors said on Tuesday.
06/03/2015
Hooters inspired male restaurant opens
Hooters inspired male restaurant opens
The restaurant says 125 men applied for a position at the restaurant. The 24 most attractive men were selected to serve food including steaks, pastas and hot dogs. Beep!
06/02/2015
Sex-ed teacher takes students to adult shop
Sex-ed teacher takes students to adult shop
Starri Hedges took a dozen students to the Smitten Kitten last week. She said that she wanted to provide a safe environment for students to learn about human sexual behavior.
06/02/2015
Fight world reacts to Caitlyn Jenner gender transition
Fight world reacts to Caitlyn Jenner gender transition
When Caitlyn Jenner completed gender transition, it broke Twitter records. Most fighters were positive about it, although some misgivings were expresses as well.
06/02/2015