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Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014

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Polar bear breaks into home in Alaska village

Polar bear stops to eat seal oil inside Alaska village home; polar bear patrol shoos him off
Published: 10/14/14

Prankster filled Fla. lifeguard truck with bait fish

PENSACOLA BEACH – Pensacola Beach’s director of public safety isn’t laughing about a prank pulled on lifeguards.
Published: 10/14/14

Police: Drunken Santa zombie enters St. Paul home

Police: Man dressed as Santa zombie enters strangers' St. Paul home, terrifies teenagers
Published: 10/14/14
Lowry Park Zoo welcomes baby pygmy hippo

Lowry Park Zoo welcomes baby pygmy hippo Video

Just in time for Halloween, the Lowry Park Zoo has welcomed a 14-pound “pumpkin.”
Published: 10/14/14

Dream beach house built on wrong lot

Dream Florida beach house turns into nightmare when owners learn it's built on wrong lot
Published: 10/14/14
Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record at Northern California competition
Published: 10/14/14
Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

Plumpest pumpkin: 2,058-pound gourd sets record

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. — A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.
Published: 10/14/14

Police: Thief posed as Connecticut wedding guest

Police: Man posed as guest at Connecticut wedding reception, made off with couple's gifts
Published: 10/13/14

Truck containing 36,000 pounds of Crisco stolen

Truck with 36,000 pounds of Crisco sticks headed to distribution center stolen in Florida
Published: 10/13/14

Travelers can't find out-of-the-way Hawaii airport

Airline complains about lack of signs to help travelers find out-of-the-way Hawaii airport
Published: 10/13/14