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Identical twins stump state facial recognition software

Brianna Bodily  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 9:03pm

Double vision for the Utah DLD after a set of twins flagged fraud warnings in the facial recognition system.

2 homeless pythons given to Vermont man headed to sanctuary

Wilson Ring, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 2:32pm

Two giant southeast Asian pythons that were rescued by a long-time snake collector and were turned over to state game wardens are headed to a sanctuary.

Utah dog with terminal cancer gets first look at ocean

Jamie K. White, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 9:33pm

For Cassidy Williams and Dood, her 5-year-old golden retriever, it was love at first sight.

UK marine researchers receive 100-year-old message in a bottle

Sylvia Hui, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 4:49pm

A century-old message in a bottle, possibly the oldest ever found, has finally reached its destination.

Has Forrest Fenn's treasure been found?

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 12:46pm

Thousands of treasure hunters have sought Forrest Fenn's infamous loot over the years. But it's possible the treasure has already been found.

Giant alligator weighing 920 pounds gets pulled from lake

Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 10:32am

Authorities say an alligator pulled from a lake in southeast Alabama weighs an estimated 920 pounds.

Former NY attorney now makes living building Lego sculptures

Lisa Cohen and Daisy Carrington for CNN  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 8:37pm

Even if you're not familiar with Nathan Sawaya's name, chances are you know his work. They're those big, beautiful artworks made of Lego bricks.

Mama bear, 5 cubs beat the heat in NJ family's pool

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 9:50am

A mama bear and her five cubs decided to beat the heat in a New Jersey backyard pool.

Police confront North Dakota students armed with telescope

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:40am

Two North Dakota State University students got a scare when armed police officers mistook their telescope for a rifle.

List limits booze sales for Illinois city's habitual drunks

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 7:41am

The police department in Illinois' second largest city is going to compile a "habitual drunkard" list to help fight public intoxication.

Man arrested after firing fake gun outside Tombstone saloon

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 5:31pm

A man who shot several rounds from a prop gun outside a saloon in the historic Arizona town of Tombstone faces disorderly conduct and other charges.

Pair found asleep in garage after homeowner reports burglary

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 8:11am

Police in Pennsylvania say officers found a couple asleep in a garage with the light on after a homeowner reported a burglary.

Texas couple rushes marriage vows to beat the stork

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 6:10pm

It could have been the plot of a movie: A Houston couple improvises a hospital wedding in less than an hour after the bride goes into labor early.

Geese, their waste, invade Pennsylvania football field

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 7:41am

A western Pennsylvania high school football team had to move its scrimmage after geese — and the waste they leave behind — invaded its stadium.

Police: Woman found intruder taking a shower, doing laundry

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 7:41am

Pennsylvania State Police say a woman found an intruder taking a shower and doing his laundry at her home when she woke up.

New Mexicans say they dished out world's longest tamale

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 7:51pm

A group of people in New Mexico say they cooked the world's longest tamale Saturday morning.

Police seek corpse stolen from San Antonio mortuary

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 3:20pm

Police are seeking clues to the whereabouts of the corpse of a 25-year-old woman stolen from a casket after her funeral at a San Antonio chapel last week.

Phoenix police rescue puppy trapped in pipe after 10 hours

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 2:51pm

Police serving a drug-related search warrant at a Phoenix home found themselves part of a 10-hour rescue effort to free a puppy trapped in a sewage pipe.

Thief makes entrance like a dog, then lives high on the hog

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 11:11am

Police say a burglar broke into a Virginia home through a dog door, then raided the freezer and then played with Pokemon cards.

Defense lawyer skips hearing so wife in labor won't kill him

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 8:40am

A Pittsburgh defense attorney got a hearing postponed at the last minute after convincing a judge that his wife's labor was a matter of life — or his death.