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Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

Santa's not taking walk-ins this year at Macy's flagship store; a chance to sit with Saint Nick is by appointment only
Updated: 3 hours ago

Scooby the camel returned to Ohio owners after getting loose

A young camel named Scooby is back at home after going on a 90-minute jaunt that blocked traffic and provided uncommon photo opportunities for motorists in northwest Ohio
Published: 11/18/17

Vermont town laments looming cemetery plot shortage

Some people in a Vermont town are worried the community is going to run out of available cemetery plots
Published: 11/18/17

Zoo throwing farewell party for beloved gorilla

A Boston zoo is holding a farewell party for a gorilla that's heading to another zoo in New Orleans to start his own family
Published: 11/18/17

100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic sky

A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite
Published: 11/18/17

Navy grounds air crew that made vulgar drawing in sky

The air crew who used their U.S. Navy warplane to create a vulgar sky writing above the town of Okanogan, Washington, this week have been grounded, the U.S. Navy said Friday
Published: 11/17/17
'Cone Weed' gets Christmas makeover in North Carolina town

'Cone Weed' gets Christmas makeover in North Carolina town

At first, it was an orange traffic cone with a weed growing out of it. Now, the roadside attraction dubbed "Cone Weed" is something of a Christmas miracle to locals.
Published: 11/17/17

Lawsuit: Couple detained after hibiscus mistaken for pot

A Pennsylvania couple who say they were handcuffed for hours in a police patrol car after their hibiscus plants were confused for marijuana are suing the police and an insurance company
Published: 11/17/17
NYC taxi drivers camp it up in playful pinup calendar

NYC taxi drivers camp it up in playful pinup calendar

Do ya think I'm sexy? New York City cabbies smirk and smolder their way through tongue-in-cheek pinup calendar
Published: 11/17/17

Man gets his dying wish: To be buried with cheesesteaks

A Pennsylvania man who always joked that he wanted to take something to eat when he died has gotten his wish _ two cheesesteaks
Published: 11/17/17