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Marco Island police wrestle huge python

Marco Island police wrestle huge pythonMarco Island police dealt with a Burmese python that appeared to be at least 10 feet long Wednesday morning.
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Busch Gardens' rhino plays with pumpkin

Busch Gardens' rhino plays with pumpkinForest, a black rhino at Busch Gardens, gets in the holiday spirit by playing pumpkins at the zoo. Black rhinos are considered endangered and are native to central and southern Africa.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
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Texas woman scammed by 'fake' Tyler Perry on Facebook

Texas woman scammed by 'fake' Tyler Perry on FacebookA Texas woman has a warning for social media users after she said she was targeted by a scam artist with a wild story.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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Fire destroys everything... except LeBron bobblehead

Fire destroys everything... except LeBron bobbleheadOh How do you explain this one? LeBron's home opener is Thursday and his first rookie bobblehead is the only item that didn't turn to ashes in a devastating fire in Fairlawn.
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  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
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Man arrested, tells cops he is Denzel Washington

Man arrested, tells cops he is Denzel WashingtonA 21-year-old man was arrested after he told police he was Denzel Washington after marijuana was found at an apartment he was at late Monday night.
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Cops: Man robbed bank in zebra-print dress

Cops: Man robbed bank in zebra-print dressPolice have arrested a man they say wore a zebra print dress when he robbed a New Hampshire bank.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Traffic

Fireball liqueur sales blocked in Finland, Sweden

Fireball liqueur sales blocked in Finland, SwedenA popular fiery flavored alcoholic drink made in Canada is being pulled from store shelves in Finland after already being pulled in Sweden.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Weird News

'Operation' game inventor can't pay for own operation

'Operation' game inventor can't pay for own operationJohn Spinello created the popular game 'Operation' in the early 1960s. But now he needs his own surgery and can't afford it.
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X-ray reveals tortoise swallowed turtle pendant

X-ray reveals tortoise swallowed turtle pendantThe source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X-ray: The animal had swallowed a turtle pendant.
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Dunkin' Donuts to debut 'Croissant Donut'

Dunkin' Donuts to debut 'Croissant Donut'Dunkin Donuts plans to release its version of the Cronut nationwide next week.
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  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Money

Buy your own ghost town. Starting bid: $800,000

Buy your own ghost town. Starting bid: $800,000Ever dream of owning your own ghost town? On Tuesday, October 28 -- just in time for Halloween -- you'll have your chance.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
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Texas woman scammed by 'fake' Tyler Perry on Facebook

Texas woman scammed by 'fake' Tyler Perry on FacebookA Texas woman has a warning for social media users after she said she was targeted by a scam artist with a wild story.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Stop taking 'selfies' with bears, tourists told

Stop taking 'selfies' with bears, tourists toldWe've officially arrived at the point where people need to be told taking 'selfies' with bears is a bad idea.
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Cop asked to smell woman's feet arrested

Cop asked to smell woman's feet arrestedTwenty-six-year-old Patrick Quinn is charged with two counts of "official oppression."
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Naked man chased by police before falling 40 feet

Naked man chased by police before falling 40 feetPolice say the man wore only socks Monday night as he threw himself off cars and homes, withstood Taser shocks, fought with officers and rolled down an embankment.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
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'Hello Kitty' arrested on DUI charge

'Hello Kitty' arrested on DUI chargePolice say a Maine woman who was pulled over while wearing a Hello Kitty costume was arrested on a drunken driving charge.
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Finland comic wins world's funniest competition

Finland comic wins world's funniest competitionThe winner of the Funniest Person in the World competition is a brown-haired, slightly rotund stand-up comic from Finland who boasts he has hit on the perfect solution to the planet's international monetary woes.
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Florida

World records set in Florida, Georgia

World records set in Florida, GeorgiaIf you think all the crazy things in the world happen in Florida, here's a little validation.
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Man wakes up to find stranger in bed with him

Man wakes up to find stranger in bed with himA Connecticut man was arrested after police say he wandered into the wrong home drunk and got in bed with a stranger, who woke up startled and called 911.
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Florida

Monster gator named 'Lumpy' caught in Florida

Monster gator named 'Lumpy' caught in Florida13 foot, 4 inches. 765 pounds. All caught on camera.
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Dominican agents detain woman with $70K in her stomach

Dominican agents detain woman with $70K in her stomachDominican Republic officials say they have arrested a woman who was carrying more than $70,000 in her stomach and $69,000 hidden inside her suitcase.
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Google exec sets record in near-space jump

Google exec sets record in near-space jumpGoogle executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space.
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Couple with 225 cats in home get probation

Couple with 225 cats in home get probationA Milton couple who had more than 200 cats removed from their home last year has been sentenced to three years of probation.
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Man's Halloween decor inspired by Ebola

Man's Halloween decor inspired by EbolaFaulk said Wednesday that "it's all in good fun," though he expects some people will give him some grief.
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Bigfoot: If it exists, here's where to find it

Bigfoot: If it exists, here's where to find itThe Gulf Coast Bigfoot Research Organization is convinced that not only is there a Bigfoot, but there are in fact bigfeet scattered across the countryside.
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Potty peeper sues jail for discrimination

Potty peeper sues jail for discriminationA man who hid in the tank of a portable toilet at a yoga festival in 2011 to spy on women is suing the Boulder County Jail and the sheriff's office for discrimination.
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Some of the worst excuses for skipping work

Some of the worst excuses for skipping workWhen you call in to miss work, simply saying "I'm sick" as the reason works remarkably well.
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Wanted: Striped shirt to help kid make yearbook history

Wanted: Striped shirt to help kid make yearbook historyRather by accident, the polo made its appearance on the smiling blond-haired boy, one of 10 siblings, in third and fourth grade class pictures.
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Woman arrested after 'Jesus' fails to pay tab

Woman arrested after 'Jesus' fails to pay tabShe told wait staff that Jesus would pay, but no cash was ever received.
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News

WATCH: Wild car crash caught on video

WATCH: Wild car crash caught on videoWhen Kevin Denny and Kaecieo Bass were driving in their work truck and saw a driver in front of them behaving erratically, Bass pulled out his cell phone and started recording.
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Costumed characters brawl on Hollywood Boulevard

Costumed characters brawl on Hollywood BoulevardOn Tuesday, several costumed characters who work along the Hollywood Walk Of Fame started throwing punches.
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Watch: Bear cub strolls through drug store

Watch: Bear cub strolls through drug storeA little bear cub surprised shoppers when he somehow got inside a Rite Aid store in Ashland last weekend.
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Bear cub strolls through drug store

Bear cub strolls through drug storeCustomers captured video on their phones and snapped pictures until police arrived and scooped the little adventurer into a shopping basket.
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Education

Student allowed to bring religious knife to class

Student allowed to bring religious knife to classA few weeks ago at Auburn's Gildo Rey Elementary, a Sikh family approached the school telling them their little boy would be carrying a Kirpan every day.
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Florida

Toys R Us selling 'Breaking Bad' dolls

Toys R Us selling 'Breaking Bad' dollsToys R Us pulled its collectible dolls based on the characters of AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign.
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Local

Strip club owners say Sarasota owes them $5M

Strip club owners say Sarasota owes them $5MSarasota County commissioners voted unanimously to reject a claim from a strip club that sought more than $5 million in losses as a result of the county's rules against nudity.
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Weird News

Bobcat escapes from NJ home... again

Bobcat escapes from NJ home... againA pet bobcat has been recaptured after its latest escape from its owner's southern New Jersey home.
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Yellow lobster caught twice by same fisherman

Yellow lobster caught twice by same fishermanScott Hoyt couldn't believe what was in one of his lobster traps.
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Florida

Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls

Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dollsToys R Us is pulling its collectible dolls based on the characters of AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week.
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Weird News

Police: Uncle stabs nephew over pork chops

Police: Uncle stabs nephew over pork chopsA 61-year-old man was arrested after he stabbed his nephew during a fight over pork chops, Fellsmere police say.
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Florida

Make South Florida the 51st state?

Make South Florida the 51st state?A group of politicians in Miami are tired of being left out to sea when it comes to addressing climate change concerns for the southern part of the state. Their solution? Create a state of their own.
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Zoo increases security after Tasmanian devil killed

Zoo increases security after Tasmanian devil killedThe killing of a rare Tasmanian devil on loan from Australia has prompted beefed-up security at a New Mexico zoo and a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.
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