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Lego celebrates Loyola's Sister Jean with look-alike statue

CHICAGO -- Lego is honoring Loyola University's Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt for her 100th birthday with a statue made of more than 10,000...

August 21, 2019 2:10 pm

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Alaska man discovers message in bottle from Russian Navy

A man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska.

August 18, 2019 2:20 pm

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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were...

August 16, 2019 4:26 pm

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Trooper finds parked driver playing Pokemon Go on 8 phones

A Washington state trooper who pulled over to help what he thought was a disabled vehicle found something else instead: The driver had...

August 15, 2019 4:20 pm

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Raccoon freed after being trapped in vending machine

DELTONA, Fla. -- Police say a raccoon trapped in a vending machine at a Florida high school is now free.

August 15, 2019 1:40 pm

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TV delivery amuses Virginia residents

Residents of more than 50 households in Henrico County, Virginia, woke up this past weekend to find old-style TVs outside their...

August 15, 2019 1:00 am

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NYC funeral home dog is 1 millionth 'canine good citizen'

Who's a good dog? The American Kennel Club says there are now a million of them.

August 14, 2019 10:10 am

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50 old TVs mysteriously appear on neighborhood's porches

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police in Virginia say more than 50 TV sets have been mysteriously placed on front porches in a neighborhood outside...

August 13, 2019 6:00 pm

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Heinz offers to help reformed 'Ketchup Thief'

Heinz is offering to help a person who fears that the theft of a bottle of ketchup has led to bad luck.

August 12, 2019 10:40 am