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KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 21: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game One of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 21, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Counterfeit Panties, World Series Tickets Part Of Federal Raid

Homeland Security agents nabbed 126 counterfeit tickets before Game 1 between the Royals and the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Shawn Neudauer said the tickets had a $43,000 street value.

10/22/2014

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Bikini-Clad Calendar Photo Shoot May Have Featured Utah National Guard Equipment

The Utah National Guard learned about it Tuesday and is determining if military equipment was used in the video, Lt. Col. Steven Fairbourn said. The Utah National Guard didn’t give permission for the project, he said.

10/17/2014

Generic photo of a California bear. (Photo by MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Wild Black Bear Eats Most Of Heart-Attack Victim In Humboldt County

Authorities say a wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died earlier of a heart attack.

10/17/2014

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Golf Cart Driven By Fresno Student Plows Into Students, Seriously Injuring 2

Police in California say two students suffered serious injuries when a special-needs student got into a golf cart at a local middle school and took off, plowing into a group of teenagers.

10/14/2014

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City Of Anaheim Turns Off Water, Power To Illegal Pot Shops

The city of Anaheim is literally pulling the plug on pot shops.

10/14/2014

HALF MOON BAY, CA - OCTOBER 13:  John Hawkley poses for a photo with his 2,058 pound pumpkin during the 41st Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on October 13, 2014 in Half Moon Bay, California. John Hawkley of Napa, California won the 41st Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off and broke a state record with his gigantic pumpkin weighing in at 2,058 pounds. Hawkley took home a cash prize of $12,510, or $6.00 a pound.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Napa Earthquake Victim’s Pumpkin Breaks Contest Weight Record, Prize Money Will Go Toward Fixing Home

A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.

10/13/2014

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Foothill Farms Family Shocked To Find Porno Movie Instead Of Game In Redbox Rental

Derek’s only 4, but he already has a favorite video game. Of course, kids have short attention spans, so his parents took him to a Foothill Farms Redbox.

10/10/2014

topless teacher scandal

High School: Naked Woman In Topless Photos Circulated By Students Not English Teacher

School officials believe a Pitman High School student posted the picture of a woman, who is naked from the waist up, onto Twitter on Tuesday. Then, other students started commenting on the photo and sharing it saying it was of their English teachers. The photo then went beyond the school campus.

09/30/2014

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Oregon City’s Public Library Back To A Operating Out Of Van After Blueprint Mixup

The $1.2 million public library opened in May next to city hall. But the wall the library shares with city hall was found to be insufficiently fire-proof. So the library was shuttered in June.

09/29/2014

Potato Salad

PotatoStock 2014: The Culmination Of A $10 Kickstarter Joke About Potato Salad That Went Viral

PotatoStock 2014 was held in downtown Columbus and featured bands, food trucks, beer vendors and, yes, plenty of potato salad. With more than 3,000 pounds of potatoes, the charity-minded party was open to people of all ages.

09/29/2014

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Strong Cologne Helps Oregon Police Find High-Speed Chase Suspect Hiding In Bushes

Thirty-five-year-old Charles V. Agosto was jailed on charges including probation violation and trying to elude officers. Officers said he told them he regretted using the cologne.

09/29/2014

Potato Salad

Man Behind $55,000 Potato Salad Kickstarter Throwing PotatoStock 2014 Party

His effort on Kickstarter in early July to buy potato salad ingredients took on a life of its own and attracted worldwide attention as the amount grew. The 31-year-old eventually raised $55,492.

09/26/2014