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yesterday

Turns out ‘God’ has bad credit

An NYC man claims Equifax falsely reported he had no financial history because his first name is God.

Twitter

Monday

Teen’s terror prank might be dumbest Tweet ever

The online meltdown was a whirlwind of tween-speak, full of OMGs and posts that lack any common sense or punctuation.

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Friday

Would you pay $2K for a sewage plant wedding?

A sewage treatment plant near Seattle is advertising its availability as a wedding venue.

In this Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, photo, a McDonald's Big Mac sandwich is photographed at a McDonald's restaurant in Robinson Township, Pa. McDonald's saw a key sales figure drop in the U.S. again in February 2014, as the world's biggest hamburger chain struggles to beat back competition and adapt to changing eating habits.

Thursday

Florida woman arrested in topless rampage at McDonald’s

A woman wearing only bikini bottoms was observed by security cameras vandalizing a Florida McDonald's.

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

Thursday

Woman arrested after telling police she bought bad pot

A Texas woman was arrested after complaining to police that a she was sold a bad batch of marijuana.

The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Mazda car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva March 5, 2014.

Thursday

Spiders cause Mazda recall for second time

Mazda has issued a recall for Mazda6 sedans because of a spider that weaves a web blocking a vent in the engine.

chupa

April 3, 2014

Chupacabra captured?

A Texas couple says they caught the mythical creature.

taxidermy

April 1, 2014

A Twitter about taxidermy is the weirdest thing you’ll see today

It's simultaneously terrifying and hilarious.

denmark

March 31, 2014

Travel agency urges vacationers: ‘Do it for Denmark’

Reversing Denmark's 27-year birthrate low could get couples future freebies.

cupcake

March 28, 2014

Cupcake ATM offers sweet withdrawals

A 24-hour cupcake vending machine has opened and it's like a dream come true.

Shoes

March 26, 2014

Man robs same shoe store, 15 years apart

After being released from prison for robbing a shoe store, a man allegedly commits the same crime at the same store.

vaticanpostoffice

March 24, 2014

Cocaine-filled condoms mailed to Vatican

Thousands of dollars in drugs are mailed to the Vatican postal office.

golfclub

March 20, 2014

These clubs could set your golf game on fire – literally

Golfers are urged to swing with care after scientists prove titanium-coated clubs can cause course-side fires.

johnmayer

March 19, 2014

John Mayer has $5M worth of fake Rolex watches

The longtime watch collector sues a man he says sold him several fake -but pricey - timepieces.

wayneknight

March 17, 2014

‘Newman’ from ‘Seinfeld’ is not dead

Wayne Knight, the funnyman behind Jerry Seinfeld's mailman nemesis, is alive and well.

Recent Headlines

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Americans urged to plan for the end

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National Health Care Decisions Day encourages people to think about their own end-of-life preferences.

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Sharper challenges his no-bail status in Arizona

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Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper are challenging the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on sexual-assault charges in Arizona.

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Pistorius trial: Judge sets 2-week adjournment

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The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius plans to adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday.

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Wednesday Sports Minute

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Clippers keep pressure on Thunder, Knicks top Nets, Cards shut down Brewers, and more.

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Phelps’s return to swimming shrugged off by fellow Olympians

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The news that Michael Phelps was returning to the pool with an eye toward the 2016 Olympics was greeted with a big yawn by fellow swimmers.