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Aug 27, 2014

Caring Cops: Beds for Kids

Seattle police officers make it their mission to provide needy children with beds....More
Aug 20, 2014

Sue everybody!

Montezuma, Colo., sues everyone in town....More
Aug 13, 2014

Seafaring cities

"We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch - we are going back from whence we came." - John F....More
Aug 06, 2014

Beware the Moleman

Seattle authorities are on the hunt for trench-digger they have dubbed "Moleman."....More
Jul 30, 2014

Heee's baaaack!

The eyes of Civil War Union General William T. Sherman are once again upon Atlanta....More
Jul 16, 2014

Punk rock librarians

Librarians in San Diego County are rocking mohawks....More
Jul 09, 2014

Swett, S.D., for sale

Anybody want to buy a town?....More
Jul 02, 2014

Goatscaping

Turns out, goats are pretty lousy municipal employees....More
Jun 25, 2014

One minute parking

You're probably going to get a ticket....More
Jun 11, 2014

I pledge allegiance…

...to this guy's house....More
Jun 04, 2014

Lesson learned: Don't steal a firetruck

Man steals firetruck. Man gets arrested....More
May 28, 2014

Rabies babies

Cute. Cuddly. Potentially deadly....More
May 21, 2014

The fresh new face of W. Va.'s Republican party

Well she can’t yet vote, but Saira Blair, 17, unseated a two-term GOP incumbent to win the primary election for West Virginia’s state House....More
May 14, 2014

Using your head

Dummy uses dummy to beat traffic....More
May 07, 2014

Long live the Conch Republic

Hey, remember when the Florida Keys declared war on the U.S.?....More
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