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Denmark bomb scare was inventor's experiment

08/06/2013 6:42am
A Swedish inventor's experiments with a new power source for electric cars caused a bomb scare that paralyzed parts of the Danish capital, Copenhagen, for three hours on Tuesday.

Mind the fat: huge blob of it found in UK sewer

08/06/2013 9:42am
It may look like an iceberg, but there's nothing cool about it.

5 haunting, beautiful abandoned places

08/06/2013 10:39am
In the movies, the end of civilization is much less beautiful. In real life, these long-abandoned places have an ethereal, haunting beauty that just might make you pine for the end of the world.

Washington 'bikini barista' owner sues city

08/06/2013 10:49am
A woman accused of using her espresso stands in Everett, Wash., as drive-thru brothels is suing the city to recover $250,000 she says was wrongfully seized by police.

NJ cop makes unexpected bust in store bathroom

08/06/2013 12:49pm
A police officer who stopped at a northern New Jersey convenience store to use the bathroom instead ended up arresting a man there who allegedly was breaking up marijuana on a $100 bill.

Utah man accused of running speakeasy from garage

08/06/2013 2:41pm
A Utah man who police say ran a speakeasy out of his garage for years in the middle of a suburban residential neighborhood has been arrested after he sold drinks to an undercover officer.

SC man describes being hurt, trapped after crash

08/06/2013 2:53pm
A South Carolina man was trapped in a rental car with a broken neck and other injuries for more than a day after the vehicle went off a forest road and rolled down an embankment in western Montana.

Taco Bell expanding test of waffle taco, breakfast

08/06/2013 9:59pm
Taco Bell says it's expanding its small test of waffle tacos, as it prepares to take its breakfast menu national sometime next year.