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It's National Cookie Day! (Sunday)

It's National Cookie Day! (Sunday)

Here's a day many of us are quite willing to celebrate, Sunday is National Cookie day!

Yes, the viral 'Cocaine Bear' movie is based on a true story (kinda)

Yes, the viral 'Cocaine Bear' movie is based on a true story (kinda)

The story is indeed based on the true story of a bear who overdosed on cocaine in the 1980s.

Camel pageant is among World Cup sideline attractions

Camel pageant is among World Cup sideline attractions

Like all good pageant contestants, Nazaa’a displayed not only dazzling beauty but also poise and grace.

Jonathan the tortoise, world's oldest land animal, celebrates his 190th birthday

Jonathan the tortoise, world's oldest land animal, celebrates his 190th birthday

The South Atlantic island of St. Helena is celebrating the birthday of the world's oldest living land animal -- a Seychelles giant tortoise called Jonathan, who is turning 190.

Pepsi wants you to drink soda mixed with milk this holiday season

Pepsi wants you to drink soda mixed with milk this holiday season

'Tis the season to mix milk into your soda. According to Pepsi, anyway.

Woman bitten after cat she picked up turned out to be a bobcat kitten

Woman bitten after cat she picked up turned out to be a bobcat kitten

Officers were called to an area near 69 Highway and 33 Highway where the woman saw the animal, which resembled a cat, and picked it up.

VP Harris, French President Macron see Webb telescope's latest chaotic image

VP Harris, French President Macron see Webb telescope's latest chaotic image

The pair of galaxies, known as II ZW 96, are located some 500 million light-years from Earth in the Delphinus constellation. Dots of light in the image's background represent other distant galaxies.

Rare white bald eagle spotted in Oklahoma

Rare white bald eagle spotted in Oklahoma

The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation shared a rare sighting of a white bald eagle in the Sooner State.

A Florida woman is suing Kraft for $5 million, saying Velveeta microwave mac and cheese takes longer to make than advertised

A Florida woman is suing Kraft for $5 million, saying Velveeta microwave mac and cheese takes longer to make than advertised

Amanda Ramirez, of Hialeah, has filed a proposed $5 million class action lawsuit against Kraft Heinz Foods Company alleging the food producer's Velveeta Shells & Cheese takes longer than advertised to prepare.

Facial recognition can help conserve seals, scientists say

Facial recognition can help conserve seals, scientists say

Cataloguing seal faces and using machine learning to identify them can also help scientists get a better idea of where in the ocean seals are located

'I would die for him': 'Depressed' tabby has a new home

'I would die for him': 'Depressed' tabby has a new home

A 'depressed' cat has a new fur-ever home after a Twitter post goes viral

Metal detectorist discovers medieval wedding ring worth an estimated $47,000

Metal detectorist discovers medieval wedding ring worth an estimated $47,000

A metal detectorist found a ring given to a woman in 1388!

27-year-old cat crowned 'world's oldest living'

27-year-old cat crowned 'world's oldest living'

Flossie, at the age of almost 27 – which is the feline equivalent of being 120 human years old, according to Guinness World Records – has been crowned the world’s oldest living cat.

World’s ‘oldest meal’ discovered in 550-million-year-old fossil

World’s ‘oldest meal’ discovered in 550-million-year-old fossil

An international team of scientists say they have new insight into how the very earliest animals survived after traces of what they described as the world’s oldest meal were found in a 550 million-year-old fossil.

Mariah Carey's twins were the stars of her Thanksgiving Day parade appearance

Mariah Carey's twins were the stars of her Thanksgiving Day parade appearance

Mariah Carey made the 2022 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade a family affair.

Family's Thanksgiving tablecloth has 16 years of signatures

Family's Thanksgiving tablecloth has 16 years of signatures

ne Missouri woman came up with a unique way to cherish her family’s Thanksgiving memories each year — and she couldn’t be more grateful that she did.

Corn Kid Donates 50,000 Cans of Corn for Thanksgiving

Corn Kid Donates 50,000 Cans of Corn for Thanksgiving

Tariq "The Corn Kid" visited City Harvest to help donate his favorite vegetable to those in need ahead of Thanksgiving and we can't think of a more beautiful thing.

Alaska firefighters help rescue a moose trapped in a home

Alaska firefighters help rescue a moose trapped in a home

Firefighters in Alaska got an unusual request for assistance last weekend from the Alaska Wildlife Troopers, but it wasn’t your mundane cat-stuck-in-a-tree situation.

Firefighters save puppy from fentanyl overdose

Firefighters save puppy from fentanyl overdose

The pup likely overdosed from fentanyl after it chewed on a fentanyl patch found in his owner's garbage can.

Alaska firefighters help rescue a moose trapped in a home

Alaska firefighters help rescue a moose trapped in a home

Firefighters in Alaska got an unusual request for assistance last weekend from the Alaska Wildlife Troopers, but it wasn’t your mundane cat-stuck-in-a-tree situation.

President Biden pardons Thanksgiving turkeys: 'No ballot stuffing, no fowl play'

President Biden pardons Thanksgiving turkeys: 'No ballot stuffing, no fowl play'

President Joe Biden pardoned two turkeys, Chocolate and Chip, on Monday as he discharged the presidential duty of the annual Thanksgiving turkey pardon.

Snoop Dogg launches pet accessory line called Snoop Doggie Doggs

Snoop Dogg launches pet accessory line called Snoop Doggie Doggs

The line is a collaboration between talent agency SMAC Entertainment and apparel brand Little Earth Productions.

Family cat crashes interview about her viral reaction to new baby

Family cat crashes interview about her viral reaction to new baby

A viral video of how a baby made a jealous cat sick has been leaving viewers in stitches.

Texas woman arrested after smuggling endangered spider monkey in box she claimed held beer

Texas woman arrested after smuggling endangered spider monkey in box she claimed held beer

The 20-year-old woman pleaded guilty to smuggling wildlife into the US without first declaring and invoicing it, and fleeing an immigration checkpoint, after a months' long investigation

Lyft drivers spread the Gospel with ride-hailing ministries

Lyft drivers spread the Gospel with ride-hailing ministries

One is an ordained pastor in Brooklyn, the other a single mother and children’s book author in New Jersey. Both drive for Lyft. Both share the word of God as roving preachers.