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Find This Guy a Wife, Get $10K

SAJID FAROOQ NBC Bay Area 03/26/2011
Flotilla of Yellow Rubber Ducks Stolen from Ill. Police Dept

About 2,500 yellow rubber ducks were stolen in suburban Yorkville and Police are asking for any information that might lead them to the stash.

Find This Guy a Wife, Get $10K

Think of it as a digital version of the bachelor, except at the end of the show the guy not only gets married, but you pocket $10,000.

Woman bites off coworker's fingertip during fight

A South Florida woman is accused of biting off the tip of another woman's ring finger during a fight over an alleged affair.

Woman, 92, Goes Ballistic After Being Denied Kiss

After being denied a kiss yesterday by a neighbor 39 years her junior, a 92-year-old Florida woman allegedly returned to her home, retrieved a .380 semi-automatic handgun, and fired several shots into the man’s residence.

Subway Brawl Over Spaghetti [VIDEO]

LUKE FUNK My FOX NY 03/20/2011
Subway Brawl Over Spaghetti [VIDEO]

A brawl broke out on a New York City subway car after one passenger apparently got upset over another passenger eating a big container of spaghetti on the crowded car.

The million-pound mutt: Red Tibetan Mastiff becomes world's most expensive dog

They say money can't buy love – but £1million will get you man's most expensive best friend. A red Tibetan mastiff has become the priciest dog in the world after being sold for 10 million Chinese yuan, or £945,000.

FBI visits elderly woman over threat to castrate politician

SCOTT BEAULIEU NBC Connecticut 03/17/2011
Teens Arrested After Releasing Live Chicken Into High School

It was supposed to be a senior prank, but now three students in Woodbridge said they’re facing criminal charges — and may not be able to walk through graduation ceremony and take part in other senior activities. Does the punishment go too far?

FBI visits elderly woman over threat to castrate politician

A threat an elderly Guilford is accused of making over Planned Parenthood funding doesn't quite jibe with recent efforts to be more civil in political discourse. The woman is accused of threatening to castrate a politician who wants to cut funding for Planned Parenthood, the New Haven Register reports.

Smart phone, dumb idea lands Idaho man in jail

Authorities say a smart phone and a dumb idea have landed a 21-year-old Idaho man in trouble with the law.

UK hospital treats 3-year-old alcoholic

Hospital authorities say they have treated a 3-year-old child for alcoholism.

Two Dogs Defy the Wave in Japan

DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI And ERIC BELLMAN The Wall Street Journal 03/15/2011
Two Dogs Defy the Wave in Japan

When the tsunami warnings sounded after the massive earthquake that struck Japan on Friday, Masaki Kikuchi sprinted upstairs to grab his sleeping 12-year-old daughter before racing away to escape the rushing waters.

Russian Bomb Squad Called in to Defuse Sex Toy

Anti-terrorist bomb squad experts were called to a post office in the northwest of Russia to make safe a package from which a strange ticking sound was coming, local police said Monday.

Japan tsunami survivor Hiromitsu Shinkawa found 10 miles out at sea

A 60-year-old man has been found on the roof of his floating house nearly 10 miles out at sea, two days after the tsunami that devastated the north-east coast of Japan.

Blind man keeps his old guide dog after it loses its sight... and then gets a new one who now leads them both around

After six years of loyal service, Graham Waspe was devastated when his guide dog Edward was left blind after developing cataracts. But his devastation turned to joy when his replacement Opal turned out to be a real gem. Mr Waspe's new dog is not just aiding his owner to carry out everyday tasks, but also helping Edward to get around.

Monkey in woman's bra makes waves at courthouse

Authorities said a woman entered the Amherst County Courthouse on Thursday morning with a tiny monkey tucked into her bra, dressed in diapers and a pink and white dress.

Panicked intruder calls 911 when homeowner returns unexpectedly......tells operator, 'I think she's got guns'

After breaking into an Oregon residence last night, Timothy Chapek, 24, barricaded himself in a bathroom after the owner unexpectedly arrived home. Chapek, you see, was worried that Hilary Mackenzie might be armed (or that her barking German Shepherds could prove problematic).

Medic Sued For Swiping Foot From Crash Victim

BRIAN HAMACHER NBC Miami 03/09/2011
Medic Sued For Swiping Foot From Crash Victim

A man who lost his foot and part of his leg in a 2008 crash on I-95 in St. Lucie County is suing a paramedic who swiped the foot from the crash scene.

Lady Gaga eyes legal action over breast milk ice cream

Lawyers for US pop icon Lady Gaga have threatened legal proceedings against the makers of breast milk ice cream named "Baby Gaga", according to papers seen by AFP on Saturday.

 
Motorists illegally detained at Florida tolls - for using large bills!

Meet Joel Chandler, who just paid his $1.00 toll on the Polk Parkway with a $100 bill, he is not allowed to leave unless he provides personal info to the toll taker. The toll taker tells Chandler this is what happens when they get large bills. She says this is what they have to do.

 
 

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