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Creepy clown spotted in Chicago cemetery in dead of night

Police say they don't know who this person dressed up like a clown is - or why they'd scale a cemetery fence and trespass in the dark of night - but it was all caught on tape.

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Streets closed as police hunt #MKELion

Police closed off streets near a park in north Milwaukee on Saturday night after reports of a "lion-like animal," which came days after people said they had a seen a lion prowling city streets.

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No one puts Dairy Queen in a corner

There's a D-Q that won't be K-O'd by company H-Q.

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Pot spaghetti is high on the menu

Any Italian will tell you: pasta is healthy and makes you feel good. But what about spaghetti made from cannabis?

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Drink up! Maine brewer makes beer out of live lobsters

A Maine brewer is offering a quicker way to consume two of the state's summertime staples: beer and lobster.

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Just another guy naked on a barn roof

Police say a drunken driving suspect ran away from the scene of a crash but was found on a nearby barn roof — naked — and was arrested once he fell off.

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Meow is the time for a cat president

Unconventional presidential hopeful Limberbutt McCubbins is throwing his tail in the race.

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Snails slug it out at the world racing championship

Slimy competition in England crowns the world's fastest snail.

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Watch this surfer fend off a shark mid-competition

Mick Fanning was attacked by a shark at the 2015 J-Bay Open.

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Munchkin the dog shows us all what real-life Ewoks would look like

You can finally stop imagining what it would look like if Ewoks were real.

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Marshawn Lynch and the ‘sock’ wings

Beast Mode gives new meaning to "lunch on the go."

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There’s always money in a lemonade stand

A grown man allegedly wanted more than a drink when he stopped by a California lemonade stand set up by two girls.

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Hitchhiking robot embarking on coast-to-coast tour across U.S.

hitchBOT hopes to explore the states in style.

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‘I just like pigs': Cops say nude man found drinking in barn

Police have charged a man with trespassing, public drunkenness and indecent exposure after he was caught on a neighbor's Pennsylvania farm in the nude, drinking beer among pigs.

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Teens livestream ice cream burglary, get scooped up

Rule No. 1: If you don't want to get caught, don't livestream your crime.

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Holy cow (trailer)! Some see Jesus in rust

Etched in rust on an old cow trailer, the Polk sisters of Texas say they see an image of Christ.

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Gwyneth Paltrow says you’re yawning wrong

The actress, more famous for "conscious uncoupling" than any movie, wants to teach you how to complete a proper yawn. We can't make this stuff up.

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Britain has some pudgy pooches

Researchers say about one quarter of the top dogs in Britain's biggest dog show were too fat.

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These rats are real lifesavers

Pit, only two and with just one eye, needed only 11 minutes before he detected a deadly land mine buried in a Cambodian field.

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McDonald’s: The ‘Minions’ aren’t dropping F-bombs

The burger chain denies that Happy Meals are being served with a side of swear words.

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U.S. Olympic Committee ends effort to bring 2024 Games to Boston

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Boston backed out of its effort to host the 2024 Olympics, hours after the mayor said he would not "commit" to a deal if it meant taxpayers would foot the bill for hosting such a large-scale event.

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Race to succeed Blatter is ‘poker’ game: FIFA executive member

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A number of candidates are expected to vie for the chance to succeed Sepp Blatter as FIFA president.

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Former 5-Star PF Nichols Transferring To UVA

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Tony Bennett secures a major recruit for 2016-17.