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13 hours ago

Fanciful ‘Boaty McBoatface’ passed over for vessel name

Don't expect to see Boaty McBoatface on the high seas.

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14 hours ago

Monkey on the back leads to handcuffs on the wrist

Police in a Seattle suburb say a man crashed into a rock in someone's yard after being clocked going 112 mph, with a monkey in his car.

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2 days ago

Facebook pays $10K ‘bug bounty’ 10-year-old hacker

Social media giant Facebook has paid a $10,000 reward to a 10-year-old Finnish boy for finding a glitch in its picture sharing app Instagram.

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‘Jesus’ arrested at Philly Apple store

A man who calls himself "Philly Jesus" has a new cross to bear: He was arrested at a Philadelphia Apple store on a trespassing charge.

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4 days ago

Oops! School unwittingly distributes yearbook pic of student’s penis

An Arizona student who showed his penis in his football team's photograph was arrested briefly after his high school unwittingly sent the image to hundreds of his Phoenix-area classmates as part of its yearbook.

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4 days ago

‘Rock’ your clock

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has an app to help you organize their day.

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4 days ago

The brother-sister DUI

A 41-year-old Florida woman defending her younger brother during a DUI arrest also was charged with drunken driving.

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5 days ago

Wee-lief! This airport restroom has gone to the dogs

Dogs and other animals now have a bathroom of their own at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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1 week ago

Cops: Fleeing man jumps into river, runs naked from hospital

Police say a Pittsburgh man driving a stolen car ditched the vehicle and jumped into a river to escape from authorities. Police say after being captured, he fled naked from a hospital and hid inside a Dumpster.

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1 week ago

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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1 week ago

Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

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1 week ago

Running a marathon by mistake

A 12-year-old western New York girl wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.

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2 weeks ago

The tractor-driving bank robber

Police have arrested a 30-year-old Vermont man who they say attempted to rob a credit union branch's night deposit box by slamming into it with a tractor.

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2 weeks ago

Police search for the white tooth bandit

Police are seeking an Ohio man who's accused of stealing more than $2,500 in teeth whitening kits, and so far, has made a clean getaway.

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2 weeks ago

True love: Atlanta Hawks Kisscam highlights woman and her pizza

If being in love with pizza is wrong, then we don't want to be right.

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2 weeks ago

From stolen steaks to high-speed chase

Police in East Texas say a man stole steaks from a Walmart before leading authorities on a lengthy chase that topped speeds of 100 mph.

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3 weeks ago

Slurpee on the brain? Trump confuses 9/11 with 7-11

Trump was about to deliver prepared remarks lauding New York values when he mistakenly mentioned the name of a popular convenience store chain in place of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.

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3 weeks ago

A Pastafarian wedding

The service was conducted by the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.

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3 weeks ago

That’s one place to hide: Escaped Texas inmate found in dishwasher

A Texas county jail inmate who escaped custody while receiving treatment in a hospital was found in the dishwasher of his girlfriend's apartment in boxer shorts and wearing handcuffs with the chain severed.

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3 weeks ago

Police: Man stinks up bar using flatulence spray

A Georgia woman told officers 20-year-old Blake Leland Zengo sprayed her in the face with a product designed to smell like farts.

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QBs Adams, Boykin getting chance to impress for Seahawks

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Their similarities to Seattle's starting quarterback are a big reason why both are part of the Seahawks rookie minicamp that started Friday.

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Manziel silent outside court after hearing in domestic case

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With most of the cameras gone in a quiet parking garage, the 23-year-old Manziel was forced to wait as defense attorney Robert Hinton gave interviews inside.

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Cano & M’s look to extend four-game winning streak

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Taijuan Walker gets the start for Seattle versus Former Mariner Doug Fister for Houston. Coverage from Minute Maid begins at 4:00 p.m. on KPUG.

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Nyquist not the buzziest of favorites for Kentucky Derby

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Still, Nyquist isn't the buzziest of horses. Heck, even his owner J. Paul Reddam said that as a fan he'd bet against his horse. Handicappers and racing fans haven't been talking up the bay colt named for Detroit Red Wings player Gustav Nyquist (Reddam is a fan) either.

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The best sports shots this week

A horse is ridden to the track for a workout at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 5, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 7. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.