Person in Easter Bunny costume gets into fight in Orlando
Person in Easter Bunny costume gets into fight in Orlando

In one of the more bizarre videos you're likely to see, a police officer had to step in to break up a fight involving... The Easter Bunny?

Man arrested for using pet iguana as a weapon at Perkins restaurant
Man arrested for using pet iguana as a weapon at Perkins restaurant

An odd scene that left an iguana injured and a man behind bars played out at an Ohio restaurant on Tuesday.

DuckTales: Cape Coral officers rescue two ducklings trapped in storm drain
DuckTales: Cape Coral officers rescue two ducklings trapped in storm drain

The police department released body cam footage of the rescue on Wednesday morning.

David Belleville
Paul: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 04/17/2019
Paul: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 04/17/2019

This is Paul, he is 15-years-old. Wouldn't it be wonderful if he could live out his final days at the feet of a human companion? He's available at CASPCA.org. 

April 17th, 11:30 AM EDT by Hailey Wilt
Shocking video shows a utility worker escape death during severe weather
Shocking video shows a utility worker escape death during severe weather

A utility worker in New Jersey narrowly escaped death last weekend during severe weather, and it was all caught on video.

David Belleville
Fort Myers police raise $11.5K to feed students during summer break
Fort Myers police raise $11.5K to feed students during summer break

While many kids often look forward to summer break, for others, it means going without a regular meal.

David Belleville
WATCH: First Star Wars Episode IX trailer released
WATCH: First Star Wars Episode IX trailer released

The first trailer from the final installment of Skywalker Saga of Star Wars was released Friday.

Florida man hacks into Western Union computers and steals $32K
Florida man hacks into Western Union computers and steals $32K

The man got access to the computers by pretending to print out his flight itinerary from a thumb drive

How 'Game of Thrones' conquered TV with drama and dragons
How 'Game of Thrones' conquered TV with drama and dragons

Those uninitiated in the "Game of Thrones" phenomenon must surely wonder what all the fuss is about, especially as the HBO drama becomes increasingly difficult to avoid in the build-up to its series finale.

Prince Harry, Meghan to keep baby arrival plans private
Prince Harry, Meghan to keep baby arrival plans private

Prince Harry and his heavily pregnant wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, say they have decided to keep plans around their baby's arrival private.

Watch the Dwyane Wade commercial everybody is talking about
Watch the Dwyane Wade commercial everybody is talking about

Dwyane Wade's wife was slapping his backside in celebration.

Florida man arrested after walking into hospital naked
Florida man arrested after walking into hospital naked

Fort Myers man was arrested for indecent exposure after showing up to Lee Memorial Hospital naked on Sunday.

David Belleville
Man breaks single-day 'Jeopardy!' record with $110K victory
Man breaks single-day 'Jeopardy!' record with $110K victory

A 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas won more than $110,000 on “Jeopardy!” on Tuesday, breaking the record for single-day cash winnings.

Florida man buys $8M island then steals from Kmart, police say
Florida man buys $8M island then steals from Kmart, police say

Police in Florida say a man who bought an $8 million island off Key West is accused in a scheme to steal $300 in household items from Kmart.

Tiny bees feeding off tears found in woman's eye
Tiny bees feeding off tears found in woman's eye

The miniscule insects, known as sweat bees, are 3 to 4 millimeters (0.12-0.16 inches) in length, according to CNN affiliate CTS.

Arrest made in 1973 murders of teenage tourists on Virginia Beach
Arrest made in 1973 murders of teenage tourists on Virginia Beach

New York police arrested an 80-year-old man accused of killing two teenage tourists at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront back in 1973.

Would you try this orange-flavored 'Trump Tonic' vodka?
Would you try this orange-flavored 'Trump Tonic' vodka?

Trump Tonic, an orange-flavored vodka is being made inside an old post office in Newport, Arkansas, and could be coming to a store shelf near you.

Video shows SUV smash into man on gym treadmill
Video shows SUV smash into man on gym treadmill

Dramatic video shows the moment a car crashed through the window of a gym in California last month.

Alligator pulled out of storm drain in Cape Coral
Alligator pulled out of storm drain in Cape Coral

Alligators are becoming more active as temperatures rise.

Alex Howard
Florida family finds stranger asleep on their front porch with loaded shotgun
Florida family finds stranger asleep on their front porch with loaded shotgun

A family in Haines City woke up to a surprise Thursday morning when they found a stranger asleep on their front porch with a loaded, altered shotgun.

April 7th, 2:27 PM EDT
Woman finds out she's one of at least 30 siblings thanks to DNA testing
Woman finds out she's one of at least 30 siblings thanks to DNA testing

Shauna Harrison knows that every morning she could wake up to learn she has a new sibling.

Odyssey: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 04/03
Odyssey: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 04/03

Odyssey is a kitten and it this week's Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA Featured Pet of the Week.

April 3rd, 9:05 AM EDT by Chris Markham
13-year-old buys car for single mom by doing yard work, trading Xbox
13-year-old buys car for single mom by doing yard work, trading Xbox

A 13-year-old in Nevada earned enough money by doing yard work and trading his Xbox to surprise his mother with a car.

Burger King is testing out the 'Impossible Whopper' for vegetarians
Burger King is testing out the 'Impossible Whopper' for vegetarians

Burger King has a plan to bring in new customers and encourage existing ones to buy more often: Vegetarian Whoppers.

We will run out of avocados if the President shuts down the U.S. Mexico border
We will run out of avocados if the President shuts down the U.S. Mexico border

A good chunk of our veggies and fruits are grown in Mexico

Klepto Canine: Shelter dog steals anything he can
Klepto Canine: Shelter dog steals anything he can

A 4-year-old lab mix named Kevin, who's up for adoption at the Austin Animal Center, is a bit of a kleptomaniac.

'Avengers: Endgame' promises to be a very long sit
'Avengers: Endgame' promises to be a very long sit

Saving the universe from Thanos is a big job, which might explain why "Avengers: Endgame" promises to be a very long sit.

Bacon Bit: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 03/27
Bacon Bit: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 03/27

Bacon Bit is our featured pet of the week.

March 27th, 9:09 AM EDT
Florida woman runs naked across highway in Flagler Beach
Florida woman runs naked across highway in Flagler Beach

A driver took video of a bizarre scene Friday as a woman ran naked across I-95 in north Florida, dodging cars while running from the median to where her car was parked on the outside shoulder.

95-year-old WWII vet takes 4 buses to attend march after New Zealand mosque attacks
95-year-old WWII vet takes 4 buses to attend march after New Zealand mosque attacks

A 95-year-old World War II veteran says he was so saddened by the horrific mosque attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, that he took four buses to attend a solidarity march against racism in Auckland.

Spanish word on Mexican restaurant's menu sends man into tirade
Spanish word on Mexican restaurant's menu sends man into tirade

The owner of Palapas Tacos said the man could not understand the special's board because one word was in Spanish.

Man allegedly sprays Axe body spray in his mouth to hide alcohol scent
Man allegedly sprays Axe body spray in his mouth to hide alcohol scent

Authorities in South Carolina say a man sprayed Axe body spray in his mouth to cover the smell of alcohol as deputies approached during a traffic stop.

Flight bound for Germany mistakenly lands in Scotland
Flight bound for Germany mistakenly lands in Scotland

Passengers on the British Airways plane from London to Dusseldorf were met with a surprise Monday morning - when their plane touched down in Scotland.

Firefighters rescue dog who fell into Cape Coral canal
Firefighters rescue dog who fell into Cape Coral canal

Fire crews in Cape Coral rescued a very good girl who found herself in a bit of trouble on Monday.

David Belleville
13 'Florida Man' stories to celebrate National Florida Day
13 'Florida Man' stories to celebrate National Florida Day

National Florida Day is recognized on January 25th each year, and to celebrate, we've compiled a list of some of the most read "Florida Man" stories of the last year.

David Belleville
A rare giant sunfish weighing more than a car washes up on a beach in Australia
A rare giant sunfish weighing more than a car washes up on a beach in Australia

A weird-looking, enormous sunfish was discovered by two fishermen on the shore at Coorong National Park in South Australia over the weekend.

Kale is healthy, but is it dangerous?
Kale is healthy, but is it dangerous?

Kale just joined the list of 12 fruits and veggies with the most pesticide residues.

London: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 03/20
London: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 03/20

London is our featured pet of the week.

March 20th, 9:06 AM EDT
New & Old: Headliners announced for Woodstock 50
New & Old: Headliners announced for Woodstock 50

Some original Woodstock festival artists will also perform, including Santana, Dead & Company, David Crosby and John Fogerty.

Photo of firefighter carrying elderly woman up stairs goes viral
Photo of firefighter carrying elderly woman up stairs goes viral

It's now been shared more than 100,000 times on Facebook.

A massive meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere... and everyone missed it
A massive meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere... and everyone missed it

While you were living your life on December 18th, 2018, a giant space rock exploded 16 miles above the Earth's surface, giving off 10 times the energy of the atomic bomb detonated over Hiroshima.

Teddy bear found after boy with autism calls 911
Teddy bear found after boy with autism calls 911

A boy with autism called 911 for help when his teddy bear went missing, and then hung up.

Florida man accused of throwing pancake batter faces battery charge
Florida man accused of throwing pancake batter faces battery charge

A 45-year-old Florida man is accused of throwing a bowl of pancake batter at a woman who was making dinner.

A woman lost her boyfriend at Epcot. Then Facebook hilarity ensued
A woman lost her boyfriend at Epcot. Then Facebook hilarity ensued

A couple had the chance to experience a real-life version of "Where's Waldo?"

Jelly Belly creator introduces CBD-infused jelly beans
Jelly Belly creator introduces CBD-infused jelly beans

The marijuana extract cannabidiol oil, or CBD oil, has become popular in states that have legalized medical marijuana.

Toby: CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week 03/15
Toby: CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week 03/15

Toby is this week's CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week.

March 15th, 9:08 AM EDT
Marvel releases new Avengers: Endgame trailer
Marvel releases new Avengers: Endgame trailer

Don't worry, no spoilers here.

David Belleville
Dream Job: Becoming a beer archaeologist
Dream Job: Becoming a beer archaeologist

Beer archaeologist. Yeah. That's a thing.

New Disney Star Wars theme park lands set opening dates
New Disney Star Wars theme park lands set opening dates

The Millennium Falcon is blasting off from Disneyland on May 31 with the opening of the California theme park's massive Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge expansion.

Dying man gets bucket list wish fulfilled with a call from President Trump
Dying man gets bucket list wish fulfilled with a call from President Trump

Jay Barrett had one big wish on top of his bucket list: meet or talk to President Donald Trump before he dies.

Busch Gardens building world's fastest, steepest hybrid coaster
Busch Gardens building world's fastest, steepest hybrid coaster

usch Gardens Tampa Bay says it's building the fastest and steepest hybrid roller coaster in the world.

SeaWorld Orlando's Sesame Street opens at end of month
SeaWorld Orlando's Sesame Street opens at end of month

People can get to Sesame Street by way of SeaWorld, starting later this month.

Teacher wins $10K for reading fine print in insurance policy
Teacher wins $10K for reading fine print in insurance policy

A Florida travel insurance company has awarded a Georgia high school teacher $10,000 for reading the fine print in a policy she recently purchased.

Florida man captures video of Tesla driver asleep at the wheel in California
Florida man captures video of Tesla driver asleep at the wheel in California

A startling cell phone video appears to show a man asleep at the wheel while his car is on autopilot on a busy Los Angeles freeway.

'Larry' the giant gator becomes a celebrity in a Florida retirement community
'Larry' the giant gator becomes a celebrity in a Florida retirement community

A retirement community in Florida is home to a giant alligator named Larry, who is respected, protected, and celebrated by his human neighbors.

At almost $19 million, this Bugatti is the most expensive new car ever sold
At almost $19 million, this Bugatti is the most expensive new car ever sold

It is not news that Bugatti makes very expensive automobiles. A Bugatti Chiron, the brand's basic model, costs about $3 million. Bugatti's latest creation, though, sets a new bar in price and exclusivity.

HBO releases trailer for the final season of Game of Thrones
David Belleville
Student applies to wrong college, gets free flight for campus tour
Student applies to wrong college, gets free flight for campus tour

A Louisiana student's mistake recently went viral and led to opportunities she'd never really considered.

Deputies cheer for girl who beat cancer on her first day back to school
Deputies cheer for girl who beat cancer on her first day back to school

The first day of kindergarten is arguably the most memorable arrival at school.

George H.W. Bush's former service dog Sully has a new job with the US Navy
George H.W. Bush's former service dog Sully has a new job with the US Navy

Sully H.W. Bush, the former service dog to late President George H.W. Bush, has started a new job with the US Navy at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington.

A student couldn't find a babysitter, so his professor held his baby during class
A student couldn't find a babysitter, so his professor held his baby during class

It's a viral moment that speaks to so many things: lack of childcare. The drive to seek an education. And compassion from others.

Weight Watchers is getting crushed by keto
Weight Watchers is getting crushed by keto

Shares of Weight Watchers fell more than 33% after the company shocked Wall Street with poor earnings and sales.

Cape Coral woman runs from police because she wanted a cheeseburger
Cape Coral woman runs from police because she wanted a cheeseburger

Tiara Crace, 26, was caught speeding on Del Prado Boulevard shortly after 3 a.m. when an officer tried to pull her over, police said. She didn't stop.

David Belleville
Snake on a Plane: Australian python makes 9,000-mile flight in woman's shoe
Snake on a Plane: Australian python makes 9,000-mile flight in woman's shoe

It's the Samuel L. Jackson sequel we've all been waiting for: A Scottish woman has survived a real-life case of a snake on a plane, finding a python curled up in her shoe after a 9,000 mile flight from Australia.

Yikes! Mountain lion hangs outside California home
Yikes! Mountain lion hangs outside California home

A mountain lion was spotted on a family's home surveillance camera wandering around the house, hanging out at their front door.  

Divers encounter great white shark while spearfishing off Florida coast
Divers encounter great white shark while spearfishing off Florida coast

A group of divers in Florida came face-to-face with a great white shark in a heart-stopping experience that was caught on camera.

A lovely quest: Valentine's balloons travel 900 miles
A lovely quest: Valentine's balloons travel 900 miles

A bouquet of Valentine's balloons swept away by the wind travel 900 miles, from Kentucky to New York, in 24 hours.

Mr. Bubbles: CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week 02/22
Mr. Bubbles: CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week 02/22

Mr. Bubbles is this week's CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week.

February 22nd, 8:13 AM EST by Chris Markham
Florida man fights off coyote with coffee cup
Florida man fights off coyote with coffee cup

Ben Pool says he used his stainless steel coffee mug to fight off an aggressive coyote that attacked his dog.

Army veteran find lost uniform in antique store, owner gives it to him free
Army veteran find lost uniform in antique store, owner gives it to him free

An US Army veteran Xenos Lopez found his lost uniform in a California antique store.

Bobby Nichols-Fiddlesticks Charity Foundation raises more than $1M
Bobby Nichols-Fiddlesticks Charity Foundation raises more than $1M

For the 17th consecutive year, The Bobby Nichols Foundation hosted its annual celebrity pro-am at Fiddlesticks Country Club in Fort Myers on Monday.

Dog rescued after getting stuck deep under driveway
Dog rescued after getting stuck deep under driveway

A very good girl ended up in a very bad situation on Monday after getting stuck in a culvert under a driveway.

Devin Turk
Emojis on license plates? LOL it's about to be a thing
Emojis on license plates? LOL it's about to be a thing

Emojis already light up text messages, social media, advertisements, even a movie. Now they're about to hit Australian roads.

In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber dueling
In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber dueling

Master Yoda, dust off his French, he must.

'El Chompo:' Gator found guarding drug house
'El Chompo:' Gator found guarding drug house

Authorities say three Pennsylvania men charged with drug trafficking and related offenses kept an alligator to protect their merchandise.

Super snow moon, 2019's biggest supermoon, lights up the sky
Super snow moon, 2019's biggest supermoon, lights up the sky

February's full moon will brighten the skies as the biggest supermoon of the year.

Thank you for being a fan: 'Golden Girls'-themed cruise to set sail in 2020
Thank you for being a fan: 'Golden Girls'-themed cruise to set sail in 2020

"Golden Girls" fans have been given the biggest gift, but they'll have to get on board next winter to see the card attached.

Crews rescue horses from frozen lake
Crews rescue horses from frozen lake

Crews rescued two horses that escaped a farm and fell through the ice in the middle of a frozen lake near Stroudsburg.

Sisters separated in foster care meet for the first time on Fort Myers Beach
Sisters separated in foster care meet for the first time on Fort Myers Beach

Imagine growing up in your hometown with a sibling living just miles away, but never know it.

David Belleville
Special Olympics couple get engaged in heartwarming video
Special Olympics couple get engaged in heartwarming video

A surprise proposal took place Saturday morning during a Zumba class at a YMCA in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin.

Woman becomes first openly autistic person to practice law in Florida
Woman becomes first openly autistic person to practice law in Florida

At 3, Haley Moss was diagnosed with autism and doctors thought she may never be able to work a minimum wage job or live on her own. Last month, she became the first openly autistic person to be admitted to the Florida Bar.

Meet Officer Mugshot, the little pup helping a Florida police department
Meet Officer Mugshot, the little pup helping a Florida police department

Police K9 officers are usually known for their size, strength, and fierceness, but one Florida police department has a K9 that makes a different kind of statement. 

Dispatches from the bottom of Belize's Blue Hole
Dispatches from the bottom of Belize's Blue Hole

A team of scientists -- including Virgin billionaire Richard Branson -- has returned from a groundbreaking mission to the bottom of Belize's Great Blue Hole with exciting findings.

Florida inmates help rescue baby locked in car
Florida inmates help rescue baby locked in car

"A lot of them, like these individuals, they know they made bad mistakes, bad choices, but they want to do the right thing in life."

'Momoas' for sale! Girl Scout markets her cookies with picture of Jason Mamoa
'Momoas' for sale! Girl Scout markets her cookies with picture of Jason Mamoa

Competition this time of year has Girl Scouts coming up with creative ways to sell the most cookies. 

It's a girl! Berlin zoo's baby polar bear has 1st checkup
It's a girl! Berlin zoo's baby polar bear has 1st checkup

Berlin's Tierpark zoo says its latest baby polar bear is "a perky, strong girl.".

Runner who suffocated mountain lion with his foot describes the attack
Runner who suffocated mountain lion with his foot describes the attack

Last Monday, Travis Kauffman went for a run near Fort Collins, Colorado. Little did he know his workout would include suffocating a mountain lion.

Inseparable shelter dogs tie the knot
Inseparable shelter dogs tie the knot

Jack and Diane are so devoted to each other, the shelter held a wedding ceremony for them last week. 

Elizabeth Eisele
New York man works to complete one of world's largest puzzles
New York man works to complete one of world's largest puzzles

A 93-year-old New York man is on a mission to set a very difficult world record.

Volunteer finds $4,000 hidden inside donated book
Volunteer finds $4,000 hidden inside donated book

Volunteer discovered a huge cash stash inside a hollowed-out book donated to an Arizona fundraiser.

Ribbet: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 02/13
Ribbet: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 02/13

Ribbet, aptly named for his strange sounds, is a cat looking for a home and more belly rubs.

February 13th, 8:07 AM EST by Chris Markham
Man released a rat into a McDonald's... on purpose
Man released a rat into a McDonald's... on purpose

A man released a large, white rat into a McDonald’s in New Jersey last week.

500,000 cattle survived years-long drought -- only to die in the rain
500,000 cattle survived years-long drought -- only to die in the rain

After seven years of drought, elated cattle farmers in the Australian state of Queensland welcomed the rainstorms heading their way as a blessing...

Are you showering correctly?
Are you showering correctly?

There are several things you need to be doing in the shower to lower your risk of infection, itching, acne, and dry skin. 

Another foot washed up in British Columbia, but authorities are not alarmed
Another foot washed up in British Columbia, but authorities are not alarmed

Every few months or so, a foot washes ashore in British Columbia, and while that is awful creepy, authorities want you to know there doesn't seem to be anything nefarious going on.

Man reels in giant, 20-pound goldfish
Man reels in giant, 20-pound goldfish

Tell your kids you're going to need a bigger tank!

Kentucky fisherman reels in 20-pound goldfish
Kentucky fisherman reels in 20-pound goldfish

It's not every day you cast your fishing line and reel in what looks like a massive version of a family pet. 

Picture of boys stopping to honor US flag goes viral
Picture of boys stopping to honor US flag goes viral

Folks on Facebook fell in love with two North Carolina boys who recited the Pledge of Allegiance.

Colorado 14-year-old rocks global guitar competition, takes top honors
Colorado 14-year-old rocks global guitar competition, takes top honors

Colorado eighth-grader wins the Young Guitarist of the Year competition put on by MusicRadar in London, besting hundreds of other players.

12-year-old amputee prints his own 3D leg
12-year-old amputee prints his own 3D leg

An Arkansas student is breaking barriers to create his own destiny.

Shred a picture of your ex & get free wings at Hooters this Valentine's Day
Shred a picture of your ex & get free wings at Hooters this Valentine's Day

Want to destroy a photo of your ex and eat free wings this Valentine's Day? Head to Hooters.

Elizabeth Eisele
Krispy Kreme offering Valentine's Day donuts
Krispy Kreme offering Valentine's Day donuts

Krispy Kreme is doing its part to save Valentine's Day since "Sweethearts," the original heart-shaped candy with cute messages, won't be around this year.

Alligator traps Florida woman in her home
Alligator traps Florida woman in her home

An 8 to 9 foot-long alligator trapped a Florida woman in her home for several hours Thursday afternoon.

Maine students use snowmobile to get to school
Maine students use snowmobile to get to school

A group of students in Maine are using snowmobiles to get to school.

Florida man found asleep at the wheel dances through sobriety test
Florida man found asleep at the wheel dances through sobriety test

A Pasco County man who danced through his field sobriety tests after being found sleeping in his running truck is facing a DUI charge.

Bella : SPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 02/06
Bella : SPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 02/06

Bella is our featured pet of the week.

February 6th, 8:47 AM EST
How to buy a private island
How to buy a private island

Like many once-secretive processes, the internet has bought private island sales out into the light thanks to the website Private Islands, Inc.

Restaurants get punny in sign feud
Restaurants get punny in sign feud

Two Indiana fast food restaurants are getting into a friendly food fight.

Shaquille O'Neal's Florida mansion could be yours for a cool $22 million
Shaquille O'Neal's Florida mansion could be yours for a cool $22 million

Looking for a new home? Shaquille O'Neal is letting go of his 31,000 square foot Orlando, Florida mansion...if you've got $22 million.

Florida is the best state for singles
Florida is the best state for singles

WalletHub just named Florida as the best state in the country for singles looking to mingle.

High school students raise money to send WWII vets to France
High school students raise money to send WWII vets to France

Six students are working to raise money to send WWII veterans to Normandy.

More than 40 mummies discovered at Egypt burial site
More than 40 mummies discovered at Egypt burial site

Dozens of newly discovered mummies have been unveiled at a burial site in Egypt.

JetBlue offers free flights on Super Bowl Sunday for 'Pat' fans
JetBlue offers free flights on Super Bowl Sunday for 'Pat' fans

Super Bowl LIII has finally arrived, and JetBlue wants to help celebrate by offering free flights to fans.

Soldier returns from Afghanistan, surprises daughters at school
Soldier returns from Afghanistan, surprises daughters at school

A Missouri family is back together after an emotional reunion.

53 other things you can do if you're not into Super Bowl 53
53 other things you can do if you're not into Super Bowl 53

The Super Bowl is upon us once again -- and the thought of it makes your stomach queasy. Maybe you're tired of seeing the New England Patriots in the big game EVERY SINGLE YEAR.

Man charged with insurance fraud after 'fake fall' at work
Man charged with insurance fraud after 'fake fall' at work

Oscars season is fast approaching, but this possible bid for Best Actor is unlikely to trouble the Academy.

Super Bowl ads: The show within the show
Super Bowl ads: The show within the show

At more than $5-million for a 30 second spot, advertisers are once again going big in this year's Super Bowl.

A vending machine at a Florida elementary school is filled with books
A vending machine at a Florida elementary school is filled with books

A vending machine at a Florida elementary school isn't giving out sugary treats. It's dropping knowledge.

Goats in Coats: How farms are keeping animals warm in the bitter cold
Goats in Coats: How farms are keeping animals warm in the bitter cold

The freezing temperatures gripping much of the country are not just bad news for humans, but also for animals faced with enduring the elements.

Sean Payton ate ice cream and watched Netflix for 3 days after Saints loss
Sean Payton ate ice cream and watched Netflix for 3 days after Saints loss

Sean Payton estimates that for the first 24 hours, he was filled with anger. After that, the New Orleans head coach said, he was filled with disappointment.

Macy: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 01/30
Macy: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 01/30

Macy is our Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA Featured Pet of the Week.

January 30th, 8:13 AM EST by Chris Markham
Is it too cold for beer up north?
Is it too cold for beer up north?

School cancellations and postponed mail deliveries are inevitable as the temperatures drop, but the cold air is also threatening Wisconsin's "cold ones."

Tracks set on fire to keep trains moving in Chicago
Tracks set on fire to keep trains moving in Chicago

The weather in Chicago is so cold that rail crews are using fire to heat up railroad tracks to ensure trains
can run smoothly.

Punta Gorda officers step up to help one of their own battling cancer
Punta Gorda officers step up to help one of their own battling cancer

If you see a Punta Gorda police officer with a goatee, it's for a good cause.

Joseph Ojo
Florida man goes to jail for attacking man in 'Minions' costume
Florida man goes to jail for attacking man in 'Minions' costume

A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 days in jail for attacking another man who was dressed as one of the short yellow characters from the "Minions" film.

Business giving away free hotel rooms for Super Bowl 'baby making'
Business giving away free hotel rooms for Super Bowl 'baby making'

One business is preparing to help football fans celebrate the upcoming Super Bowl.

Caroline Vincent
Critically endangered bongo born at Naples Zoo
Critically endangered bongo born at Naples Zoo

The Naples Zoo welcomed a newborn, critically endangered Eastern bongo on Wednesday morning.

David Belleville
You can buy Johnny Cash's estate for $3.9 million
You can buy Johnny Cash's estate for $3.9 million

The Tennessee estate of the late Johnny and June Carter Cash is up for sale.

Town in Italy will pay you $10,000 to move there
Town in Italy will pay you $10,000 to move there

One town in Italy is offering foreigners $10,000 to move there.

Police Rescue 20-Month-Old Child Stuck In Toy
Police Rescue 20-Month-Old Child Stuck In Toy

Police made a unique rescue in New Jersey after a child got stuck in a peculiar place.

Woman got drunk off vanilla extract
Woman got drunk off vanilla extract

A Connecticut woman was arrested for DUI, drunk on vanilla extract.

A roller coaster on a cruise ship? It's happening
A roller coaster on a cruise ship? It's happening

There's a new wave of excitement at sea as several cruise lines race to one-up each other with the latest action-packed, over-the-top amusements.

Man has an emotional support alligator from Orlando
Man has an emotional support alligator from Orlando

A Pennsylvania man says his emotional support alligator helps him deal with his depression.

Todd: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 01/23
Todd: CASPCA's Featured Pet of the Week 01/23

Todd is this week's CASPCA Featured Pet of the Week.

January 23rd, 8:04 AM EST by Chris Markham
State senator suggests porn tax to fund border wall
State senator suggests porn tax to fund border wall

An Arizona State Senator has proposed a new law that would raise funds for a border wall by taxing pornography.

Florida college mistakenly sends 430 acceptance letters to rejected applicants
Florida college mistakenly sends 430 acceptance letters to rejected applicants

A Florida college it mistakenly sent out more than 400 acceptance letters for applications still under review.

One-man wrecking crew targets British hotel for allegedly not being paid
One-man wrecking crew targets British hotel for allegedly not being paid

Viral video out of Liverpool purportedly shows angry employee in excavator ramming into construction site.

Viral photo shows mom who brought her newborn to work
Viral photo shows mom who brought her newborn to work

"I think a lot of people are in that same boat. They're trying to make it work and there are a lot more working moms now," chiropractic assistant Melody Blackwell said.

A look at movies hitting the box office this week
A look at movies hitting the box office this week

Neil Armstrong biopic "First Man" arrives on video this week. NBC's Raphael Seth has more.

Thief steals $1,000 from Girl Scouts selling cookies at mall
Thief steals $1,000 from Girl Scouts selling cookies at mall

Authorities say mall surveillance cameras captured a man, who may have been in disguise, picking up an envelope with cash and checks and putting it in his pocket.

Prop bets popular for Super Bowl, but NFL wants them gone
Prop bets popular for Super Bowl, but NFL wants them gone

"With the exception of the Super Bowl, player props are a tiny portion of the business — a fingernail on the world's biggest man," said Joe Asher, CEO of William Hill US.

KFC is selling gravy scented candles
KFC is selling gravy scented candles

KFC has launched new merchandise: gravy scented candles.

Holy handcuffs! Arrest made in $1.4 million comics heist
Holy handcuffs! Arrest made in $1.4 million comics heist

A few comic books from a stolen Batman collection worth $1.4 million have been recovered after an arrest in Arizona.

Puppy born with upside-down paws recovering from surgery
Puppy born with upside-down paws recovering from surgery

A puppy born with an extremely rare birth defect is working to get on his feet for the first time.

Man upset over wait throws hot coffee at McDonald's employee
Man upset over wait throws hot coffee at McDonald's employee

Police have arrested a man for throwing hot coffee at an employee at McDonald's, because he was upset over the wait

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Company issues lifetime ban after man jumps from cruise ship
Company issues lifetime ban after man jumps from cruise ship

Royal Caribbean International says it's issued a lifetime ban for a Canadian man who jumped off a cruise ship in the Bahamas.

Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night
Total lunar eclipse meets supermoon Sunday night

Here comes a total lunar eclipse and supermoon, all wrapped into one.

Watching war: Streaming services fight for your business
Watching war: Streaming services fight for your business

This week, Netflix announced the largest price rate hike in the company's history.

Solar flare simulation: The incredible beauty of dangerous eruptions
Solar flare simulation: The incredible beauty of dangerous eruptions

"This research is teaching us how the sun evolves, and how it affects our daily lives."

Steve Carrell to star in new workplace comedy: 'Space Force'
Steve Carrell to star in new workplace comedy: 'Space Force'

Out-of-this-world news for fans of "The Office," outer space and subtle jabs at President Donald Trump: Steve Carell is set to star in a TV series called "Space Force" for Netflix.

Mom buys dress for future granddaughter on her birthday, 7 years before she's born
Mom buys dress for future granddaughter on her birthday, 7 years before she's born

Marjorie Zarbaugh's mom always hoped to have a granddaughter one day and a shopping trip in 2011 seems more like an act of serendipity nearly 7 years later when Marjorie received a gift from her mom at their gender reveal party in 2018.

Women caught twerking on the hood of a moving SUV
Women caught twerking on the hood of a moving SUV

Video from a Missouri freeway shows two people ‘twerking’ on top of a moving SUV

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Florida man who drove Ferrari into water said 'Jesus told him to'
Florida man who drove Ferrari into water said 'Jesus told him to'

The man who drove his Ferrari into the Intracoastal in Palm Beach in late December told police he did it because, "Jesus told me to..." according to a report from Palm Beach Police.

Giraffe born at Disney World animal park
Giraffe born at Disney World animal park

It's a .... to be determined.

New York cancer patient meets Florida stem cell donor
New York cancer patient meets Florida stem cell donor

A cancer patient in New York has a second chance at life thanks to a 23-year-old man in Florida.

'Game of Thrones' final season to debut on April 14
'Game of Thrones' final season to debut on April 14

"Game of Thrones" fans, get ready.

UCLA gymnast earns perfect 10 for routine, social media flips out
UCLA gymnast earns perfect 10 for routine, social media flips out

Katelyn Ohashi did three backflips, landed into a split and got back up to end her floor routine as though it was easy.

Couple gets giant custom bed to fit three dogs
Couple gets giant custom bed to fit three dogs

A Tulsa couple ordered a custom 10-foot wide mattress so they can fit their three dogs in bed with them at night.

Bus driver rescues barefoot baby wandering in the freezing cold
Bus driver rescues barefoot baby wandering in the freezing cold

A Milwaukee bus driver went above the call of duty when she stopped to save an unlikely would-be passenger: a baby.

Woman shows up to court on drug charges with backpack full of drugs
Woman shows up to court on drug charges with backpack full of drugs

A Minerva woman showed up to court on drug charges with a backpack full of drugs, according to court records.

Homeless man brings dead raccoon inside McDonald's
Homeless man brings dead raccoon inside McDonald's

In the nearly 7-minute video, the homeless man is clearly seen with the carcass of the raccoon on the table while it appears he is being told to leave the restaurant by a worker. 

Man steals $10 million winning lottery ticket from his roommate
Man steals $10 million winning lottery ticket from his roommate

A guy bought a lottery scratch-off ticket, then went home and told his roommates he won $10,000. However, when he went to collect his money, he was told the ticket wasn't legit.

Ancient lovers found in Indian burial site mystify archaeologists
Ancient lovers found in Indian burial site mystify archaeologists

Between 4500 and 2500 BC, the bodies of a couple, believed to be married, were placed carefully side by side in an ancient burial site of the Harappans, one of the world's earliest civilizations.

Freeway sign hits car, injures driver in Australia
Freeway sign hits car, injures driver in Australia

Terrifying dashcam video shows the moment a freeway sign crushed a moving car on Melbourne's Tullamarine Freeway on Tuesday.

Woman breaks into police substation, eat's agent's dinner, leaves wallet behind
Woman breaks into police substation, eat's agent's dinner, leaves wallet behind

To identify the burglary suspect who broke into a closed Florida police substation and ate an officer's chicken dinner, detectives didn't need to lift fingerprints or get DNA from the discarded meal.

Professional cuddler gets paid $80 an hour for platonic spooning
Professional cuddler gets paid $80 an hour for platonic spooning

This woman is a professional cuddler, getting paid for platonic touch.

Man caught licking a doorbell for 3 hours
Man caught licking a doorbell for 3 hours

A man was caught on surveillance camera licking a doorbell. 

Police: Woman sends 159K texts to man after one date
Police: Woman sends 159K texts to man after one date

One text read: “I’d make sushi outta ur kidneys n chopsticks outta ur hand bones.”

Krispy Kreme delivers doughnuts to officers who mourned truck lost in fire
Krispy Kreme delivers doughnuts to officers who mourned truck lost in fire

The company and a police escort delivered dozens of doughnuts to the Lexington Police Department Wednesday afternoon.

Teen kills 27-point deer, Tennessee wildlife agency says
Teen kills 27-point deer, Tennessee wildlife agency says

Bo Ezell harvested the deer in northwest Tennessee.

NASA: Icy object past Pluto looks like reddish snowman
NASA: Icy object past Pluto looks like reddish snowman

A NASA spacecraft traveling 4 billion miles from Earth has sent back its first close-up pictures of the most distant celestial object ever explored, and it looks like a reddish snowman.

Blue Bell releases special Mardi Gras King Cake Ice Cream
Blue Bell releases special Mardi Gras King Cake Ice Cream

The dessert is made with a cinnamon cake flavored ice cream, pastry pieces and a colorful cream cheese swirl with festive candy sprinkles.

NASA spacecraft signals back from most distant object ever visited
NASA spacecraft signals back from most distant object ever visited

The full scope of observations made by New Horizons will take nearly 2 years to beam back to Earth because it traveled so far.

Police mourn loss of Krispy Kreme doughnut truck
Police mourn loss of Krispy Kreme doughnut truck

Officers made light of a fiery situation.

Raccoon causes brief power outage in Florida community
Raccoon causes brief power outage in Florida community

Officials say a hungry raccoon caused a brief power for more than 3,000 customers in central Florida.

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4 arrested after deputies recover $500K truckload of stolen tequila
4 arrested after deputies recover $500K truckload of stolen tequila

Sheriff’s deputies in Florida have recovered a half-million dollar truckload of stolen tequila.

Texas baby weighs nearly 15 pounds at birth, breaking hospital record
Texas baby weighs nearly 15 pounds at birth, breaking hospital record

Just in time for the new year, a Texas family is celebrating their new addition.

Frugal social worker leaves $11 million to children's charities in his will
Frugal social worker leaves $11 million to children's charities in his will

The 63-year-old never married and never had children, but kids were very important to him. He fostered a few children and cared for his brother who had developmental disabilities.

Police: Naked man tears down neighbor’s holiday decorations
Police: Naked man tears down neighbor’s holiday decorations

Investigators say a 61-year-old Wisconsin man was arrested for tearing down a neighbor’s Christmas decorations while drunk and naked.

Armed standoff ends after SWAT member sings Christmas carol
Armed standoff ends after SWAT member sings Christmas carol

Authorities say an armed man who held off SWAT members for 10 hours surrendered after one of them sang him a Christmas carol.

NYC utility probes electric flash that lit sky in eerie blue
NYC utility probes electric flash that lit sky in eerie blue

Electric utility Con Edison was working Friday to figure out what caused a high-voltage equipment failure that unleashed an otherworldly flash of bright blue light in the night sky over New York City.

Holy cow! Christmas greeting shows cattle feeding in the shape of a cross
Holy cow! Christmas greeting shows cattle feeding in the shape of a cross

With the help of a drone and about 300 cattle, one North Dakota family delivered a holiday greeting unlike any other.

Blue light illuminates sky as transformer explodes in New York
Blue light illuminates sky as transformer explodes in New York

A transformer explosion in Queens sent an eerie blue light flooding the nighttime sky over New York City Thursday night, startling residents. 

A 'super blood wolf moon' and five eclipses are among 2019's major astronomy events
A 'super blood wolf moon' and five eclipses are among 2019's major astronomy events

2019 is featuring five eclipses, a rare planet transit, one of the best meteor showers and a super blood wolf moon, but the fun doesn't stop there.

The internet was as odd as ever this year. Here are the top moments
The internet was as odd as ever this year. Here are the top moments

We've collected some of the best parts of the internet in 2018 in an effort to provide a respite from the rest of the internet, which is bad.

This woman has walked over 7,000 miles across the US to ask people 1 question
This woman has walked over 7,000 miles across the US to ask people 1 question

Paula Francis hopes her quest will change the country and people's lives.

American man completes first solo trek across Antarctica unaided
American man completes first solo trek across Antarctica unaided

"I did it!" a tearful Colin O'Brady, 33, said on a call to his family in Portland, Oregon.

Sherpa widows announce Everest climb to finish husbands' work
Sherpa widows announce Everest climb to finish husbands' work

"We are going to climb the mountain to close our pain and to honor our husbands by reaching the peak they could not," the climbers said.

Man uses food stamps to offer community free holiday lunch
Man uses food stamps to offer community free holiday lunch

A South Carolina man says he used the $70 he gets each month in food stamps to cook a Christmas meal for his community.

4-year-old girl goes home for first time in her life
4-year-old girl goes home for first time in her life

"It's like un-explainable. I can't even find the words,” her mom said.

U.S. man fulfills Christmas wish list for Mexican girl who sent it by balloon
U.S. man fulfills Christmas wish list for Mexican girl who sent it by balloon

“It really touched my heart to find it," said Randy Heiss, who spotted a balloon with the note attached.

Friendly grinch delivers Christmas cheer to Indiana community
Friendly grinch delivers Christmas cheer to Indiana community

An Indiana mail carrier dressed as the Grinch delivers the mail and some merry holiday spirit.

Why Netflix Christmas movies stick out in a very merry TV market
Why Netflix Christmas movies stick out in a very merry TV market

With so much holiday cheer to choose from, it's unclear how anyone can talk seriously about a war on Christmas.

The most popular Christmas candy, ranked by a nutritionist
The most popular Christmas candy, ranked by a nutritionist

How does your favorite holiday candy stack up?

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