#ExtremePhonePinching is latest stupid Internet trend

Ready for a bizarre new internet trend? It's Extreme Phone Pinching, and it's extremely dumb.


Did the governor’s tweet jinx the Astros?

Here's a new "oops" moment for a Texas governor: prematurely celebrating a Houston Astros playoff victory.


You can peep some leaves for the low price of just $19.99

People who want to see New England's colorful fall foliage no longer need to travel for the experience.


On zomBee watch

While scientists have documented cases of tiny flies infesting honeybees, causing the bees to lurch and stagger around like zombies before they die, researchers don't know the scope of the problem.


The man who got ‘too high’

File this under "stupid."


‘Mystery’ soda machine delivers a surprise every time

You never know what you're gonna get ...


This raccoon thinks its a dog

Little Pumpkin thinks she is just another canine.


Keep my pot pure

Some pot smokers in Colorado are getting out of joint -- over pesticides in their legal weed.


Man seeks woman … from 40 years ago

This is one really big "missed connection!"


Unlucky driver gets 1,645 traffic tickets

A Kuwaiti driver who apparently thought having license plates from another Gulf country would help avoid more than 1,600 traffic citations has been hit with a huge fine.


Wisconsin didn’t count lawn ornaments in deer tally

Wildlife officials are refuting a hoax suggesting they had mistakenly added deer lawn ornaments to the last two annual statewide deer tallies.


Do ‘it’ for Mom

If you won't do it for Denmark, maybe you'll do it for dear old mom.


Crash our wedding … please

Hey, the more the merrier!


That time a cougar climbed a power pole

To put it simply, it just wasn't a good day for this mountain lion in the California desert.


This resort has gone to pot

The Santee Sioux is opening the nation’s first marijuana resort on its reservation in South Dakota.


California surfing competition is for the dogs

Intrepid canines showed their surfing skills at the 7th annual "Surf City Surf Dog" competition as their owners and fans cheered them on.


Mark Wahlberg asks Pope’s forgiveness … for ‘Ted’

The actor begged forgiveness for many of the movies he's made.


This Halloween, carve up a Donald ‘Trumpkin’

Pumpkins are becoming political.


Man feared napping

State police say a man feared dead along an eastern Pennsylvania highway was just napping.

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