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WATCH: FedEX truck loses packages on Colorado highway

WATCH: FedEX truck loses packages on Colorado highwayOne YouTube viewer called it "How FedEx Stole Christmas."
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Ohio town nixes zombie nativity

Ohio town nixes zombie nativitySycamore Township is pulling the plug on a zombie nativity exhibit citing zoning violations.
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Minnesota town offers free land. But, no takers

Minnesota town offers free land. But, no takersA southeastern Minnesota town of 500 people is trying but failing to give away land for free.
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Chinese doctors punished for so-called 'surgery selfies'

Chinese doctors punished for so-called 'surgery selfies'A series of photos recently circulated on Sina Weibo, a Chinese microblogging site, shows Chinese doctors and nurses decked in scrubs, posing with reportedly unconscious patients on the operating table in the operating theater.
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Man mistakenly sells mattress set with cat inside

Man mistakenly sells mattress set with cat insideWhen an Oregon man sold his girlfriend's mattress set for $100 because she was moving in with him, little did he realize her cat was hiding inside.
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Utah man nearly drowns chugging eggnog

Utah man nearly drowns chugging eggnogA Utah man says he's fully recovered after he was hospitalized for chugging a quart of eggnog so quickly that he inhaled some of creamy holiday beverage into his lungs.
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Thieves Steal Presents, Return For Car

Thieves Steal Presents, Return For CarA couple in Oklahoma says their Christmas is ruined after thieves broke in and ransacked their home.
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Batman arrested in suspected burglary

Batman arrested in suspected burglaryPolice in southeast Idaho took into custody a person dressed as Batman after receiving a report of two superheros trying to enter a residence.
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Holiday mail swamps Rudolph, Wis., post office

Holiday mail swamps Rudolph, Wis., post officeThe post office in a tiny central Wisconsin village that shares the name with the most famous reindeer of all has seen an uptick in business this season.
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California storms unearth ancient fossils

California storms unearth ancient fossilsDotted on the beaches and in the sandstone cliffs in the Bay area, scientists have found fossils that date back to anywhere from 5,000 to 10 million years ago.
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What does Santa do before work? Goes surfing

What does Santa do before work? Goes surfingThe "Surfin' Santas" event on Wednesday will no doubt be an even bigger spectacle than ever.
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Argentine court grants orangutan basic rights

Argentine court grants orangutan basic rightsAn orangutan that has lived 20 years at the Buenos Aires zoo is entitled to some legal rights enjoyed by humans, an Argentine court has ruled.
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Monkey resuscitates friend with CPR

Monkey resuscitates friend with CPRA monkey electrically shocked at a train station in India was resuscitated by its friend performing a form of monkey CPR.
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Gun-toting Santa spotted on Calif. billboard

Gun-toting Santa spotted on Calif. billboardIt's about that time for Santa to start packing up his sleigh for Christmas, but in Butte County, California he's packing heat.
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Florida

Mom: YMCA worker duct taped my son's mouth closed

Mom: YMCA worker duct taped my son's mouth closedA Clay County mother says a worker at a YMCA after school program, taped her son's mouth shut using duct tape to keep her son from talking.
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Tire Swing Slams Into Man's Face, Kills Him

Tire Swing Slams Into Man's Face, Kills HimIt was supposed to be a fun day at a New York City playground for Aleim Perkins and his 6-year-old niece, Leela.
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Broken treetop hanging on wire gets holiday decor

Broken treetop hanging on wire gets holiday decorSome Washington state residents are getting in the holiday spirit by decorating a Douglas fir that toppled onto an unused utility line in a recent windstorm and looks like an upside-down Christmas tree.
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Mysterious ice pancakes appear on Scottish river

Mysterious ice pancakes appear on Scottish riverHere's another Scottish mystery to file alongside the Loch Ness Monster and Mel Gibson's accent in "Braveheart." Ice pancakes.
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School takes blind kid's cane, gives him pool noodle

School takes blind kid's cane, gives him pool noodleThe family of a blind boy is outraged, after his cane was taken away on the school bus. The cane belongs to the school, and school officials say the 8-year-old used it to hit another child on the bus.
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Dog owner's will: Let him die with me

Dog owner's will: Let him die with meThe fate of a German shepherd remains uncertain despite his late Indiana owner's wish that the dog be euthanized, cremated and its ashes mixed with hers.
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Look Back: Colbert on the Mystery Monkey

Look Back: Colbert on the Mystery MonkeyAs Stephen Colbert readies to sign off on The Colbert Report, we here at 10 News remember with amused fondness the times we showed up on the late night funnyman's radar, all thanks to a certain 'simian psycho.'
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Man charged with fatally stabbing wife found in refrigerator

Man charged with fatally stabbing wife found in refrigeratorAfter a high-profile investigation that led local law enforcement from Houston to Mexico, Houston police have charged 38-year-old Patrick Lambert with murder for fatally stabbing his estranged wife.
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Canada man finds woman for free trip around world

Canada man finds woman for free trip around worldA Toronto man who made headlines last month by offering a free round-the-world air ticket to a woman with the same name as his ex-girlfriend has found Ms. Right.
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Man unable to use arms faces gun possession charge

Man unable to use arms faces gun possession chargeA man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition is being held in jail while facing a gun possession charge his lawyer calls shocking.
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TECO combats squirrel-causing power outages

TECO combats squirrel-causing power outagesUSF's substation is getting a new red-look with red plastic animal protection to stop animals from chewing through cables.
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Education

College mistakenly sends 'welcome' email to rejected applicants

College mistakenly sends 'welcome' email to rejected applicantsJohns Hopkins University says nearly 300 applicants were mistakenly sent welcome messages when they were actually rejected or deferred.
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Man fakes heart attack in toy theft

Man fakes heart attack in toy theftA man faked a heart attack to create a diversion so his friend can steal a cart full of toys out of a Polk County Walmart Tuesday.
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Texas City truck seen on Islamic group's Twitter

Texas City truck seen on Islamic group's TwitterA photo posted on an Islamic militant group's Twitter feed shows a Texas plumbing company's old truck turned into an anti-aircraft firing weapon.
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Sheriff: Boy steals grandma's guns, trades them for pot

Sheriff: Boy steals grandma's guns, trades them for potDeputies in California say a 14-year-old boy stole a car and two loaded guns from his grandmother and then traded them for marijuana.
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Ga. deputy finds $245K during traffic stop

Ga. deputy finds $245K during traffic stopRolling with dough -- a lot of it. That's what one Naples man was doing Tuesday until a traffic stop led to him parting ways with the nearly $250,000 that was found in his car.
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Cow jumps fence to avoid butcher, killed by police

Cow jumps fence to avoid butcher, killed by policeA 1,000-pound cow being prepared for slaughter jumped a 6-foot fence and bolted through the streets of Pocatello before police shot and killed it following a lengthy pursuit.
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NASA Wasted $349M on 'Ghost Tower'

NASA Wasted $349M on 'Ghost Tower'Four years ago, NASA knew it wouldn't likely use a giant tower originally intended to test rockets—because the testing program was canceled.
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Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet store

Dognapped! 13 puppies snatched from pet storePolice in New Hampshire say they have collared the humans responsible for snatching 13 puppies from a New Hampshire pet store in a smash-and-grab dognapping.
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Squirrel turns Christmas presents into lunch

Squirrel turns Christmas presents into lunchThere are a lot of stories this time of year about packages being stolen from the front porches of homes in Denver and across the country.
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No, really, 'The dog ate my homework'

No, really, 'The dog ate my homework'A high school student from Magnolia had a good excuse for being late with her AP homework. Her dog ate it, literally, and it could have killed him.
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Santa sex offender found in Texas... and not arrested!

Santa sex offender found in Texas... and not arrested!Residents learned that a man playing Santa Claus and inviting children to sit in his lap is a registered sex offender. But there's nothing they can do about it, because it's not against the law in Texas.
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Camera captures officer tasing 76-year-old man

Camera captures officer tasing 76-year-old manA police officer in Victoria, Texas is being investigated for how he handled a traffic stop over an expired inspection sticker.
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17-year-old mother, friend plead guilty to getting toddler drunk

17-year-old mother, friend plead guilty to getting toddler drunkTwo women who were arrested and charged with felony child endangerment after a toddler suffered acute alcohol poisoning have pleaded guilty.
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Near extinction: Turtle that breathes through its butt

Near extinction: Turtle that breathes through its buttThe days of the white-throated snapping turtle (Elseya albagula) appear to be numbered, according to the Australian government, which has recently declared them critically endangered.
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"The dog ate my homework" - literally

"The dog ate my homework" - literallyA high school student from Magnolia had a good excuse for being late with her AP homework. Her dog ate it, literally, and it could have killed him.
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Roller coaster ride causes stroke in 4-year-old boy

Roller coaster ride causes stroke in 4-year-old boyKids love the thrill of a roller coaster ride, but in one child's case a fun day at the amusement park turned into a medical nightmare. The 4-year-old boy suffered a stroke after he rode a couple of roller coasters.
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Police: Woman bit off part of boyfriend's chin

Police: Woman bit off part of boyfriend's chinA Wyoming woman faces a felony aggravated assault charge after police say she bit off part of her boyfriend's chin during an argument.
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Residents hope Rudolph thieves caught red-handed

Residents hope Rudolph thieves caught red-handedThieves have made off with a statue of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer that's been a holiday fixture in a Los Angeles-area neighborhood for half a century.
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New York bans pet tattoos, piercings

New York bans pet tattoos, piercingsBody art is not for animals, at least not in New York.
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Minnesota town bares it all for revealing calendar

Minnesota town bares it all for revealing calendarResidents of the small town of Marine on St. Croix are once again baring it all.
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Weird museums for moist towelettes, funeral history

Weird museums for moist towelettes, funeral historyTravelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to their itineraries.
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Stunt rider tries motorcyle on Mexican roller coaster

Stunt rider tries motorcyle on Mexican roller coasterMoto trials rider Julien Dupont of France calls riding a motorcycle on a roller coaster "the sickest ride ever."
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Santa doesn't have to be scary

Santa doesn't have to be scaryMost kids are big fans of Santa, but for those little ones who feel uneasy or afraid, the idea of taking a picture with Old Saint Nick can lead to tears, screaming and some pretty unusual Christmas photos.
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