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‘Spicy’ scent of Burger King entices cologne buyers

The whiff of a Whopper made hundreds of customers hungry for a Burger King special — "Flame Grilled" cologne.

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Woman charged in salsa stabbing

An Ohio woman has been charged with felonious assault for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend after he ate all of the salsa.

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Sweet-toothed thief came for the pizza, left with the candy

State police in Pennsylvania are looking for a burglar who just may have some cavities.

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Wanted: A kidney

A Maine woman's unusual method of finding a kidney donor has paid off.

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Real life cookie monster takes cash box at Girl Scout sale

A thief in New Hampshire apparently had a craving for cash, not cookies.

Actress Tippi Hedren, star of the 1963 Alfred Hitchcock film "The Birds," poses with Julian Jarrold, center, director of the HBO film "The Girl," and cast member Toby Jones on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Hedren's relationship with Hitchcock during the making of the film is the subject of the HBO film "The Girl."

Belligerent birds chase people at Florida park

In a scene straight out of Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds," some out-of-control birds are chasing people at a central Florida park.

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Loose police horse briefly on patrol in downtown Cleveland

The horse stayed on the street during his escape but didn't stop at red lights.

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Dallas woman accused in illegal butt injections surrenders

Dallas police say a woman accused of providing illegal buttocks injections has surrendered to authorities.

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Balki’s bills: ‘Perfect Strangers’ star owes $280K in taxes, mortgage payments

Bank officials say actor Bronson Pinchot hasn't been heard from in over a year.

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Thief uses his own credit card to jimmy door, leaves it behind

A Pennsylvania man left behind an important clue when he broke into a friend's garage — a credit card with his name on it.

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Elephants save the day

Authorities responding to a tractor-trailer stuck on the muddy shoulder of a highway were astounded to see what was keeping it from overturning: elephants.

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Man arrested in courthouse for missing jury duty 11 times

A man who skipped out on jury duty 11 times in two years will finally face a judge.

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Authorities seek remedy for naked North Carolina neighbor

Authorities say a Charlotte man stands at his front door naked and they don't know if there's anything they can do about it.

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Prostitute propositions the wrong guy

Authorities in Hillside, Illinois, say a young woman offered the police chief sex for $20.

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Utah baseball game is a real stinger

It was like something out of a Hitchcock movie.

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If you’re breaking into a house, don’t pocket dial the police

Authorities in Minnesota say three would-be robbers picked the wrong time to pocket-dial 911.

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Burger King cologne … because why wouldn’t you want to smell like a Whopper?

The flame grilled fragrance goes on sale next month.

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Luck runs out with St. Pat’s runaway keg

A teen was busted after a runaway beer keg caught the attention of police.

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Championship reveals the real big cheese

The largest cheese, butter, and yogurt competition in the nation is underway in Milwaukee.

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‘Downton Abbey’ eyes ’70s revival

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The show could come back and be set in the disco era.

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Healthy lunches could land you in the White House

The North Lawn of the White House, on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Washington.

If you know of a kid who can whip up a healthy lunch, they might earn a trip to the White House.

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‘Spicy’ scent of Burger King entices cologne buyers

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The whiff of a Whopper made hundreds of customers hungry for a Burger King special — "Flame Grilled" cologne.

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The best April Fools’ Day pranks by companies

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Google Panda, the Samsung smart knife, and more: Because even corporate America likes to pull one over on us.

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Rihanna isn’t dating Leonardo DiCaprio … she swears

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The "Diamonds" hitmaker and the actor have been spotted at several events together, but she swears she's "too busy" to date.