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Florida man reunites with dog that went missing 8 years ago

MIAMI – A microchip and a Good Samaritan helped to reunite a Florida man and his missing dog after eight years.
Published: 05/20/15
Bone Thugs-n-Harmony rapper helps driver in diabetic shock

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony rapper helps driver in diabetic shock

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony rapper Layzie Bone helps driver who went into diabetic shock in Wyoming
Published: 05/20/15

Ohio man finds canister containing 21-year-old message

Ohio man finds 21-year-old message in a film case while mushroom hunting in western Michigan
Published: 05/20/15
Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call

Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call

CAMAS, Wash. — The sight of a stuffed tiger – a very large stuffed tiger – lashed to the top of an SUV cruising around a southwest Washington lake was enough to generate a 911 call from someone who apparently thought it was real....
Published: 05/20/15
Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call

Large stuffed tiger atop SUV generates 911 call

'What is your emergency?'; Large stuffed tiger lashed to top of SUV generates 911 call
Published: 05/20/15

Police seek man who swiped nearly $3K bottle of cognac

Central New Jersey police seek man who swiped bottle of cognac worth nearly $3K
Published: 05/20/15

73-year-old BASE jumper dies after setting parachute on fire

73-year-old BASE jumper dies after setting parachute on fire as part of stunt over Idaho river
Published: 05/20/15
If you can make it there: Acts try out for NY subway spots

If you can make it there: Acts try out for NY subway spots

If you can make it there: Performers audition to snag underground spaces in New York subway
Published: 05/20/15

Ore. woman uses bridesmaid dress to rescue large squirrel

BEND, Ore. – A central Oregon woman decided to use her best friend’s bridesmaid dress to scoop up an injured rockchuck she found in the town of Bend.
Published: 05/19/15

3rd dead whale washes ashore in San Francisco Bay Area beach

3rd dead whale washes ashore on Northern California beach; 2 others to be buried
Published: 05/20/15