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Woman sets apartment on fire in attempt to kill bug

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A woman accidentally has set her apartment on fire in an attempt to kill a bug by burning it with a lighter.

Tech Company Plans To Implant Workers With Microchips

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RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WKRG) — Forget swiping a badge. Workers at a business in Wisconsin will soon be able to simply wave their hands to open doors, log on to their computers, and even buy snacks from vending machines. Three Square Market (32M), based in River Falls, will begin offering microchip technology to its employees in August, according to a release from the company. The microchips are implanted beneath the skin between the thumb and forefinger, a process that takes ...

Man to display head of 820-pound hog shot in yard

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He said that he plans to display the hog’s stuffed head and shoulders at his taxidermy shop. He said the rest of the remains were discarded on a friend’s property.

Melting Glacier Reveals Couple Missing Since 1942

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Police say the bodies of what appear to be two people killed in an accident decades ago have been recovered from a glacier.

Police: Man threatens to pull gun over wrong taco order

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A man is facing charges after police say he threatened to pull a gun on a taco shop employee for giving him the wrong order. 

Police: Kentucky dentist tazed after exposing himself in Belk

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Police arrested a man accused of exposing himself to a retail employee at a Belk department store on Saturday.

Clown tried to lure 9-year-old girl with cash, police say

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Police are looking for a man dressed as a clown who reportedly tried to lure a 9-year-old girl with money.

Surgeon finds 27 contact lenses in woman’s eye

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Ophthalmologists made a shocking discovery while trying to operate on a patient last year–the woman had 27 contact lenses still in her eye.

Ohio State fan in coma responds ‘No’ when doctors ask if he likes Michigan

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The family of an Ohio man who returned to the U.S. comatose in April after suffering a traumatic brain injury from a car accident in the Republic of Georgia was given little chance of recovering by doctors who said they should be prepared to turn off his feeding tube within six months to a year. 

Plane makes emergency landing after passenger ‘passes gas’

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A person who “passed gas” on an American Airlines plane on Sunday afternoon forced all passengers off the jet, officials said.

Truck overturns, spilling eels and slime all over highway

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A truck carrying eels overturned on a highway, leaving a mess of slime and live eels for crews to clean up.

WV Man Arrested After Allegedly Beating Woman for Opening His Beer

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One man is behind bars after beating up a woman after she opened up his beer.

Man trapped in ATM slips notes to customers begging for help

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Police say a man who became trapped inside an ATM slipped notes to customers via the receipt slot pleading for them to help him escape.

Man Arrested for Hiding Cocaine in ‘Cookie Monster’ Doll

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A man is behind bars after deputies caught him with a large amount of cocaine hidden in a doll.

Mom wants apology over McDonald's slide covered in poop

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A woman says her 5-year-old son came down a slide at a McDonald's playground in covered in poop.

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