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Washington state firefighter will get back dog after it escaped, got adopted

A firefighter who left his dog, Hunter, with friends as he battled wildfires in Washington state will get back his dog weeks after the animal ran away and got adopted by another family. The Humane Society for Southwest Washington says the family decided over the weekend to return Hunter the dog to William Jones. ...

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The internet ripped on this University of Texas Alpha Delta Pi recruitment video

A viral video of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority at the University of Texas has recently been referred to as ""terrifying," "haunting" and more. After sorority recruitment kicked off last week at UT, Alpha Delta Pi released a recruitment video on the University Co-op Twitter account. The video quickly went viral, receiving major flak from people all ...

Deputies: Florida man impersonated cop to get into football game

A Florida animal control officer was arrested Friday after deputies said he impersonated a law enforcement officer in order to gain free entry into a high school football game. Austin Thompson, 21, drove to a Tenoroc High School game in Lakeland on Friday night and showed the parking attendant a “silver-colored ...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16:  Abbey D'Agostino of the United States (L) talks with Nikki Hamblin of New Zealand after the Women's 5000m Round 1 - Heat 2 on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Olympic athletes who came in dead last awarded medal

The International Olympic Committee awarded two runners a rare medal for embodying the Olympic spirit during the 5,000 meter race. Video shows New Zealand runner Nikki Hamblin trip and fall on the track during the race last week. American runner Abbey D’Agostino was right behind her and also fell. Instead of ...

Police: Drunken Florida man takes the heat after drunken wife drives up with ride

A Florida man was arrested last week after police said he was stumbling around and told officers he couldn’t get a cab because his wife had his wallet, whom he reportedly waved off when she drunkenly drove by to pick him up. Michael Robert Berube, 52, and a woman were ...

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Dozens of strangers show up to bury elderly woman

A group of strangers showed up to a funeral for a woman none of them ever met. Ora Golda Weinbach wrote a Facebook post, asking if anyone would like to attend a funeral at which her dad, a rabbi, was presiding in Blauvelt, New York. According to the post, the ...

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KFC launches chicken-scented sunscreen

Today in quirky product news, KFC is getting in the game. Like the nail polish the company released in May, this product isn't food: It's sunscreen. >> Read more trending stories "Suntan lotion always smells like lotion," KFC chief marketing officer Kevin Hochman told Business Insider. "So we thought, 'Why not ...

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Teen calls 911 because she didn't approve of parents' vacation choice

A teen in Canada was cautioned about the proper use of 911 after police said she called the emergency number and expressed dissatisfaction with her parents' choice of vacation venue. CBC News reported the 15-year-old called 911 last Tuesday to “complain that her parents forced her to go on vacation ...

ORLANDO, FL - JUNE 18:  A section of beach is closed following the death of a 2-year-old boy who was killed by an alligator near a Walt Disney World hotel on June 18, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Lane Graves, who was visiting Disney World with his family from Nebraska, died after he was pulled into the lagoon by an alligator on Tuesday.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Father of boy killed at Disney was unable to pull child from gator’s jaws

The father of a 3-year-old Nebraska boy who was killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World in June fought desperately but was unable to free the 3-foot, 30-pound child from the animal’s jaws, according to an official report released Monday. Lane Graves was on the water’s edge building sand ...

United States' Aly Raisman performs on the floor during the artistic gymnastics women's individual all-around final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Watch: NFL player asks Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman on a date

Team USA gynmast Aly Raisman is single for now, but she may be off the market soon.  >> Read more trending stories   In a video, Oakland Raiders tight end Colton Underwood asks the Olympic gold medal winner if she wants to go on a double date with him and two other famous ...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 21: Athletes mingle and party during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 21, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The Rio Olympics weren't the disaster we expected — for the most part

It's safe to say the performances of the thousands of athletes who competed in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro covered up most of the issues the weary city encountered during the games. After the closing ceremony Sunday night, critics who were sure the games would buckle under ...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 10: Ryan Lochte of the United States in the Men's 200m Individual Medley heat on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on August 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Ryan Lochte loses 4 endorsement deals in one day

American swimmer Ryan Lochte lost four endorsement deals Monday after claims that he had been robbed at gunpoint by Brazilian civilians posing as police officials proved to be false.   >> Read more trending stories   Speedo was the first company to drop the athlete. The company said that it would ...

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Six Flags to debut virtual reality roller coaster in 9 states

A new thrilling feature will take roller coasters throughout the country to a new level, allowing riders to experience up-and-down twists and turns in real life while battling aliens and dodging skyscrapers in a virtual world. Six Flags will introduce virtual reality roller coasters at nine park locations. >> Read more trending ...

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Parents thrilled to have coffee, food truck in school car line

Most parents know the minutiae of being in a school car line. There aren’t many ways to improve the experience, but one North Carolina family is doing its best to help out with a coffee food truck. Leigh Fickling told TODAY Parents that she was initially confused when she saw ...

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Rare night shark found off Florida beach

A rare shark was found off the coast of Daytona Beach, Florida, last week after two anglers noticed its unique features. The shark species was identified by Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute biologists as Carcharhinus signatus, or more commonly, the night shark, the group’s Facebook page reported. The night ...

NASA's Curiosity rover shows 360-degree images of Mars

NASA has released a 360-degree panoramic photo of Mars. The rover, which was sent by NASA to explore the planet and determine if life once existed on its surface, captured the latest images on Aug. 5. >> Read more trending stories The Huffington Post reported that the 360-degree video, posted ...

Surgeons remove 40 knives from man's stomach

An Indian man had 40 knives surgically removed from his stomach after he developed a habit of eating the utensils for two months, according to the doctor who led the operation. It took the surgical team about two days to form a diagnosis and a surgery plan. The five-hour operation took ...

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Teen burglary suspect shot, killed by homeowner, deputies say

A 17-year-old was shot and killed Monday in Union County, North Carolina, according to sheriff's deputies. A homeowner told authorities he shot the teen, who he said was breaking into his home on Happy Hollow Lane in Mineral Springs just before 4 a.m. >> Read more trending stories The killed teen ...

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105-year-old asks for handsome firefighters on her birthday

A 105-year-old got what she wanted for her birthday: a group of burly firefighters clamoring through her bedroom window. Ivena Smailes lives in a senior care home in Crawcrook, England. Staff told ABC News that every year, Ivy gives them a special task for her birthday. This year, she wanted some hunky ...

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GMA host: ‘Colored people’ remark ‘was a mistake’

Following a social media firestorm about her use of the phrase “colored people,” Good Morning America host Amy Robach issued an apology. “This morning during a segment about Hollywood casting, I mistakenly said ‘colored people’ instead of ‘people of color,’” said Robach, a graduate of Brookwood High School in Snellville ...

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