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E-Cigarette Explodes In Teen's Mouth, Shattering His Jaw

7 hours ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

ELY, Nev. - A Nevada teenager was left with a shattered jaw and broken teeth after the vape pen he was using exploded in his face. 17-year-old Austin, who lives in rural Ely...
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Grandmother, 75, Holds Car Theft Suspect At Gunpoint Until Deputies Arrive

1 day ago   |   CBS

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. - A 75-year-old grandmother in Alabama helped capture a suspect wanted for car theft, holding him at gunpoint Monday until deputies arrived. “I walked...
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Experts Warn Pet Owners After Dog's Paws Severely Burned By Hot Pavement

1 day ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. - A veterinary clinic in Washington state is warning about the dangers of walking your pet in the summer sun after a dog was brought in with burned...
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Dairy Cows Fed Coffee Creamer For Best Milk Results At Award-Winning Farm

2 days ago   |   CBS

DONAHUE, Iowa - The number two dairy farm in the country for milk production is feeding its cows an unusual ingredient: coffee creamer. “This is an oddball ingredient,” said...
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Teen Credits Bible, Tracking App For Surviving Car Crash

2 days ago   |   CBS

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. - A 17-year-old girl in North Carolina says she survived a car accident in which her car flipped into a ravine, thanks to her Bible and a phone tracking...
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Looking For Bigfoot? Group Suggests Starting Search In Western Pennsylvania

2 days ago   |   CBS

PENNSYLVNIA - If you're looking for Bigfoot, you might want to travel to western Pennsylvania where sightings of the legendary Sasquatch have spiked, according to an online...
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Take a selfie with cat butts at Galveston Arts Center

7 days ago   |   ABC

HTX+ explores the offbeat exhibits that make up the strange and sublime Galveston Contemporary Arts Center.
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Study: U.S. Military Emits More Greenhouse Gases Than Portugal Or Sweden

Study: U.S. Military Emits More Greenhouse Gases Than Portugal Or Sweden

7 days ago   |   CBS

The United States military alone produces more planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions than many smaller industrialized countries such as Sweden and Portugal, according to a...
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‘This Works': Group Says Drinking Your Own Pee Is Good For You

7 days ago   |   CBS

BOULDER, Colo. - A small group of people in Colorado are drinking their own urine, insisting the practice has demonstrative health benefits. But the experts remain...
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Kraft's ‘Salad Frosting' gets an icy reception

Kraft's ‘Salad Frosting' gets an icy reception

8 days ago   |   New York Post

This is one ad blitz that really is a lie. Kraft launched an offbeat new campaign this week offering limited edition packages of ranch dressing rebranded as “Salad Frosting”...
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Boston animal hospital finds 19 baby pacifiers in dog's stomach

Boston animal hospital finds 19 baby pacifiers in dog's stomach

Where does a bulldog find all these baby pacifiers? The vets treating the pooch from Wellesley have a theory. Read more ...

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

Granger Smith and his wife shared an emotional video as they opened up about the recent drowning death of their 3-year-old son, River. Read more ...

Lawyers say children are going weeks without adequate food and sanitation at...

Lawyers say children are going weeks without adequate food and sanitation at border detention site

"In my 22 years of doing visits with children in detention, I have never heard of this level of inhumanity," an attorney said. Read more ...

Roy Moore announces he'll run for US Senate again in 2020

Roy Moore announces he'll run for US Senate again in 2020

Alabama Republican Roy Moore says he is running for U.S. Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat two years ago amid sexual misconduct accusations. Read more ...

Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral picture

Rare wave-like clouds roll over Virginia in breathtaking viral picture

These clouds rarely form on windy and unstable days, but when conditions are just right, the natural phenomenon occurs. Read more ...

Beyoncé, Donald Glover sing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' in new 'Lion...

Beyoncé, Donald Glover sing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' in new 'Lion King' teaser

We're not lion, this is pretty fantastic! Read more ...

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

Lion kills beloved peacock that flew into its zoo enclosure

Utica Zoo officials say the white peacock named Merlin was captured by a lion Wednesday morning after being unable to fly back out of the exhibit. Read more ...

Apple recalls older MacBook Pros, citing concerns over battery

Apple recalls older MacBook Pros, citing concerns over battery

Apple announces a voluntary recall of some of its older models of the 15-inch MacBook Pro. Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's...

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek's name

The popular "Jeopardy!" host publicly announced the diagnosis of his stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. He's since said he's in near-remission . Read more ...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic...

26-year-old police officer shot, killed while helping woman during domestic dispute

Several officers were on a domestic disturbance call, helping a woman collect her belongings and leave, when the gunfire began. Read more ...