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Woman tells police she’s a ‘clean, thoroughbred, white girl’ during DUI arrest

Woman tells police she’s a ‘clean, thoroughbred, white girl’ during DUI arrest

A woman seen speeding through a stop sign at 60 mph (97 kph) told officers they shouldn’t arrest her because she’s a "very clean, thoroughbred, white girl," police said. Her eyes glassy and bloodshot, Lauren Elizabeth Cutshaw was slurring her words a...
Published: 08/08/18
Yes, you can fail a drug test by eating a poppy seed bagel, as a Maryland mother learned

Yes, you can fail a drug test by eating a poppy seed bagel, as a Maryland mother learned

It sounds like a flimsy excuse. But poppy seeds really can make you fail a drug test, both peer-reviewed scientific studies and unofficial experiments conducted by journalists have found. Because they’re derived from opium poppies, they sometimes con...
Published: 08/08/18
Two elderly men went missing. They were found at the world’s biggest heavy metal festival.

Two elderly men went missing. They were found at the world’s biggest heavy metal festival.

Hordes of headbangers amassed in Germany for the world’s largest heavy metal festival - among them, two elderly men who apparently left their retirement home to rock out, police said.Authorities said the pair went missing from their retirement home i...
Published: 08/06/18
A customer couldn’t find any ginger in Canada Dry ginger ale, so she’s suing

A customer couldn’t find any ginger in Canada Dry ginger ale, so she’s suing

Ginger ale seems different from other sodas. Some people consider it to be a remedy for stomach upset, so it’s basically medicine, right? It has the word ginger - a popular herbal remedy - right there in the name.Now one lawsuit says customers have b...
Updated one month ago
A 12-year-old had one-sixth of his brain removed. He feels ‘perfectly normal.’

A 12-year-old had one-sixth of his brain removed. He feels ‘perfectly normal.’

It was a solution no parent wants to hear: To get rid of a brain tumor and stop their young son’s seizures, surgeons would need to cut out one-sixth of his brain.But for Tanner Collins, it was the best option.A slow-growing tumor was causing sometime...
Updated one month ago
Man who harassed Yellowstone bison arrested at Glacier park

Man who harassed Yellowstone bison arrested at Glacier park

An Oregon man who was caught on video harassing a bison in Yellowstone National Park has been arrested in Glacier National Park
Updated one month ago
Video: Yellowstone visitor messes with the bison, gets the horns

Video: Yellowstone visitor messes with the bison, gets the horns

An Oregon man is facing charges after he was captured on video taunting a bison in Yellowstone National Park — one of several run-ins with law enforcement, wildlife and apparently booze as he took a tour of several parks over the last week.Raymond Re...
Updated one month ago
Time capsule: Flags, Confederate cash, US medal

Time capsule: Flags, Confederate cash, US medal

Turn-of-the-century tour books, a post-Civil War medal, and a flag too tattered by time to tell whether it was U.S. or Confederate are among items removed Friday from a 1913 time capsule buried beneath a Confederate monument
Updated one month ago
Pack of 100 goats escapes, roams streets and eats at will in Idaho neighborhood

Pack of 100 goats escapes, roams streets and eats at will in Idaho neighborhood

It wasn’t a typical Friday morning in Boise, Idaho.Residents of a suburb outside the city woke up to a herd of around 100 goats roaming their streets at will, moving house to house and eating countless yards’ landscapes along the way, according to K...
Updated one month ago
Grieving orca highlights plight of endangered whales

Grieving orca highlights plight of endangered whales

Whale researchers are keeping close watch on an endangered orca that has spent the past week carrying and keeping her dead calf afloat in Pacific Northwest waters
Updated one month ago