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Graduation

At 100, Rhode Island woman finally graduates

A Rhode Island centenarian has received something she'd wanted for more than eight decades: her high school diploma.

Woman In Black

Social media asks: ‘Who is the woman in black?’

A quiet woman wearing a flowing, black dress has the curious wondering who she is and spurred a social media site to document her trek.

People dressed and made up as zombies take part in a traditional Zombie Walk in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, May 24, 2014.

Chaos erupts at Comic-Con Zombie Walk

An elderly woman was hit by a car during a Zombie Walk after "zombies" attacked a car attempting to flee the scene.

A group of three men wearing only underwear are seen in the kitchen of Doc's Beach House restaurant in Bonita Springs, Florida in this July 20, 2014 handout taken from security camera video released by the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

Bare burger burglars caught on security camera in Florida

Three bare burglars burgle beef. Only in Florida is that not a tongue twister but the latest true crime.

A costumed Spider-Man character attends the Be Amazing Volunteer Day held in the Queens borough of New York, Friday, April 25, 2014.

Spider-Man charged with punching police officer

A street performer dressed as Spider-Man in New York City's Times Square was arrested after punching a police officer.

traffic

Man run over by own truck during road rage incident

A Florida man got a dose of karma when he was run over by his own truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window.

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Rhyming judge convicts puppy thief in style

An Oregon man accused of stealing an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint was convicted of the crime by a judge who left him with a rhyme.

police

Man fleeing cops runs right into police academy

Police say a man who fled from a Mississippi traffic stop was so focused on getting away he unknowingly ran into a law enforcement academy.

bridge

Want to buy a bridge? Pennsylvania has 11 for sale

You could be the proud owner of a historic bridge for as little as $1.

In this March 19, 2013, file photo, singer Justin Bieber performs during a concert at Bercy Arena in Paris. Bieber is apologizing after a years-old video surfaced showing the then-teenager telling a racist joke with the N-word. In a statement Sunday, June 1, 2014, to The Associated Press, Bieber said when he was a kid he didn't realize how certain words could hurt.

Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus get ‘blown up’ in disco demolition

The music of the Biebs was blown up as part of a minor league baseball promotion.

pizza

Jailed man orders pizza to police station

A man in police custody uses his phone call to send pizza to the officer who arrested him.

petsuite

A $35K suite for your pet? Home builder goes to the dogs

Yuppie puppies will feel right at home in a pet "spa" that includes TV, kitchen, and bunk beds and adds a whopping $35,000 on to the cost of a house.

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Man ‘passive-aggressively’ stabbed watermelon

A 49-year-old Connecticut man faces charges for allegedly stabbing a watermelon in a passive-aggressive manner.

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Fans want to name state fair cow sculpture ‘LeButter James’

Some Cleveland Cavaliers fans want to butter up LeBron James.

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Corpse slips out of coroner’s vehicle onto Pennsylvania street

A corpse on a gurney slid out of the back of a coroner's vehicle and onto a busy street in an eastern Pennsylvania town.

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Man gets draft notice, 102 years late

A western Pennsylvania man receives a notice to register for the nation's military draft, two decades after he died.

jail

Man accidentally spends 30 hours in jail

A man visiting his son at a Chicago jail ends up getting locked in a room for 30 hours.

potatosalad

Ohio man’s online potato salad effort takes off

An Ohio man who jokingly sought $10 to pay for his first attempt at making potato salad has raised more than $37,000.

soap

Thieves get away with soapy steal

Police are looking for thieves who stole $2,000 worth of soap and hygiene items from a CVS.

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in Entertainment

‘Girls’ star Allison Williams to play Peter Pan on live TV

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The star of the HBO comedy will play Peter Pan opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the TV musical special "Peter Pan Live! on NBC."

in National

Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas

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Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.

in Local

Barn Burns Down Near Mount Vernon

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A controlled burn went out of control on Tuesday.