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Have You Seen This? Lip sync battle: WJPD vs WJFD

Martha Ostergar, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 21st - 2:04pm

Being a first responder has incredible challenges.

What happens when you drop a cellphone from 13,200 feet?

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:15pm

After jumping out of the airplane and only a few seconds into his freefall, Patrick Wiggins rolled onto his back and saw something slip out of his shorts pocket.

Woman temporarily becomes millionaire after account mix-up

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:41am

For a few minutes, a Boston woman says she was a millionaire.

Police: Idaho man clogged toilet with marijuana plants during probation visit

Gretel Kauffman, Times-news  |  Posted Jul 19th - 5:15pm

Police say an Idaho man clogged his toilet when he tried to flush the marijuana plants he was growing.

Selfies snapped on stolen cellphone used to ID thief

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 12:57pm

A robbery suspect used a stolen cellphone to snap a selfie and, in the process, gave authorities his identity.

Florida mayor apologizes for fight over 'Starry Night' home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:29pm

A Florida mayor apologized Wednesday to a couple fined thousands of dollars for having their home's exterior painted to emulate Vincent van Gogh's "The Starry Night."

Police post mugshot of lost dog, bail paid in cookies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:01pm

A dog is home after police in a New Jersey shore town posted its mugshot on social media.

Argentina airport evacuated due to grenade-like pot grinder

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:09am

It looked like a grenade and triggered the evacuation of an Argentine airport. But it turns out that it was just a marijuana grinder.

Fox is 9th casualty after jaguar's weekend escape at zoo

Stacey Plaisance and Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:22pm

A little girl's teary-eyed self-portrait, stuffed toys and a stick of taffy from a local street vendor, were among the items left at the entrance to the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans on Monday — a makeshift memorial for nine animals killed by a jaguar that escaped its enclosure two days earlier.

Lady Antebellum calls police lip sync of its song 'amazing'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:23am

An Ohio police department's entry in a lip sync challenge sweeping the nation has gotten rave reviews — including from the country music group whose song is featured.

Austrian family accused of hijacking, crashing Swiss taxi

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:34am

Swiss police say an Austrian family allegedly hijacked a taxi, crashed into a parked boat, drove through a hedge and then plunged off a 4-foot-high ledge before trying to escaping on foot.

Trainer Jerry Bozzo, 97, gets win at Gulfstream Park

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 6:24pm

Until Jerry Bozzo, no trainer had ever won a thoroughbred race at the age of 96.

Man in concrete mixer truck leads Wyoming police in chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:35pm

Wyoming police say a man twice led them in a chase — once in a pickup truck and then in a concrete mixer truck.

Woman gives birth in Chick-fil-A bathroom, baby gets perks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:30am

A baby girl is guaranteed food for life — and a job — after her mother gave birth in a Chick-fil-A bathroom.

Cops responding to 911 call find 4-foot gator in building

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 19th - 2:21pm

Police responding to a 911 hang-up call from an abandoned building in western New York found something they weren't expecting: a 4-foot-long (1.2-meter) alligator.

Trapped tourists call wrong Lisbon police for help

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:16pm

Two tourists who became trapped in an elevator accidently called the wrong Lisbon police department for help.

Lose, your blues: Town tosses 'Footloose' anti-dancing law

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 1:50pm

Officials in a western Arkansas city say residents can finally kick off their Sunday shoes.

Hungry headache: German city seeks to evict big catfish

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:23am

A German city is looking for a way to get rid of a giant catfish that is believed to have developed a taste for ducklings after eating all of its fellow fish in the municipal pond.

Firefighters rescue raccoon that got head stuck in mayo jar

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:23am

Firefighters in upstate New York helped out a presumably hungry raccoon that got its head stuck inside a mayonnaise jar.

Toys, eyeglasses, cellphones surface in Ohio sewer system

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 4:57pm

Workers in a metropolitan sewer district in Ohio have amassed an impressive collection of toys, eyeglasses and other objects that made their way through the sewer system.