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Fight for your right … to get the last rib

Police say an Indiana woman got a fork in the eye in a dispute over BBQ.

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Steven Tyler isn’t playing a farmer’s market

The Aerosmith frontman didn't book a gig at a small pick-your-own strawberry farm.

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Got the munchies? ‘Weedman’ to the rescue

Marijuana activist Ed Forchion is opening a restaurant in Trenton, New Jersey's capital city.

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GPS leads alleged drunken drivers straight to police station

A couple driving to a hotel in suburban Philly ended up with a place to stay for the night, though it's not where they were headed.

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‘Got kidney?’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man in need of a kidney donor is taking his search on the road…

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From the ‘big house’ to your house: Burglars share break-in tips

Three convicted burglars are sharing tips of their trade in a new YouTube video.

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Why did the bear cross the road?

A Polish brown bear went to great lengths for love.

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Foiled by a hat

A man evading police almost got away - if it wasn't for his lost hat.

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Gross grass? Paint your lawn green

There's plenty of green in California's brown lawns.

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Teacher suspended after screening ‘Fifty Shades’ for students

A teacher showed the movie to her high school health class as a "reward."

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‘Cruising’ tiger a sight to see

A realistic-looking stuffed animal caused quite the uproar.

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Man arrested in alleged ‘breaking and napping’

Police say a burglar brook into a Florida house and fell asleep on the couch.

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A beaver walks into a hardware store …

A beaver got more than he bargained for when he strolled into an Alaska hardware store.

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Forget pizza, students watch ‘Fifty Shades’ as a reward

We're guessing this instructor isn't winning any teacher of the year awards.

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Man has real life ‘Mac’ attack

Police say a New York man became enraged when he couldn't get macaroni-and-cheese at a turnpike rest stop.

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Drunk man chases bear

We can't make this stuff up.

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That’s ‘like’ dumb

A Montana man was arrested after "liking" his own mug shot on a Crimestoppers Facebook page.

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Cost of a bakery little more than a cupcake

A Vermont bakery owner is selling her business — for $75 and an essay.

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The dog ate the ammo, honest

An Arkansas veterinarian kept a dog from going out with a bang.

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You can study ‘Deflategate’ in college

A sports law professor has crafted the four-credit class for the fall term.

Recent Headlines

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Former NY GOP governor Pataki will run for president in 2016.

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The former New York Governor is expected to formally announce his candidacy later Thursday at an event in Exeter, New Hampshire.

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Senate committee signs off on $11.3 billion state budget.

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Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee called the two year state spending plan of $11.3 billion compassionate while Democrats on the Committee refused to support the plan Thursday.

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Woman ejected from car during argument in a coma.

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Tiffany Vigneau remains in critical condition after falling out of a moving car while arguing with her husband. Meanwhile her husband Timothy Vigneau was arraigned Tuesday and remains jailed on $50,000 bail.

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FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

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Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating — and the government is taking note.

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Deadly storms destroy homes, set new rain record

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Hundreds of people were ordered to evacuate flood-threatened areas of Texas as torrential rains battered the state.