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Jordan or LeBron? Let’s duke it out

Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a man's arrest on assault charges.

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Handcuffed, suspect steals police car but doesn’t get far

Police say the unidentified suspect drove less than a mile before ditching the vehicle.

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Old Spice is letting you control a man in the woods for 3 days

This takes crowdsourcing to new levels.

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Dirty deeds: $500 reward issued in diaper dumper case

Police are on the lookout for the person who has tossed more than 24 buckets of dirty diapers into the streams of Maine.

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Buy our undies … or else

You've got two choices: wear our underwear or go commando.

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Man caught bootlegging … cheese?

When Israeli health inspectors spotted a mail truck crossing into Israel from the West Bank, something didn't smell right.

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Woman claims boss made her watch ‘chick flicks’

Jogging and tennis - maybe - but "chick flicks" is where one woman drew the line.

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Michael Bolton serenades the IRS

The singer honors tax season with a foul-mouthed "love song." Viewer discretion advised.

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Man jailed for robbing the same bank

A 47-year-old Ohio man has been charged with robbing the same suburban Cleveland bank that got him sent to prison the first time.

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Police searching for ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ bandit

Police are hunting a man dubbed the "Mrs. Doubtfire" bandit because he dresses as a woman while robbing banks.

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Godzilla appointed Tokyo resident, tourism ambassador

Tokyo unveiled a Godzilla-size head towering 171 feet above ground level in honor of the famed beast.

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Prisoner sues to make sure Kim and Kanye don’t visit him

Wayne Albright, who has been serving time in the state since 2000 for attempted sexual assault, has filed papers for a restraining order against the stars.

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Toilets on wheels help keep neighborhood clean

Mobile, solar-powered toilets are helping to keep the streets of one San Francisco neighborhood sanitary.

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A ‘Whopper’ of a name: Burger King paying for couple’s wedding

The fast food restaurant is paying for the nuptials of a couple with a whopper of a name.

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Forget ‘friend’ requests, Facebook is in the divorce business

A judge has given an NYC woman permission to file for divorce via a Facebook message.

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The 2,000 mile trip to the drive-thru

Two men from Canada who took their sons on a journey to the original home of Kentucky Fried Chicken say it's a trip they'll never forget.

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

Washington state job seekers … this bud’s for you

Legal pot has created job opportunities for people in Washington state who trim the marijuana plants with tiny scissors.

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Not a whopper: Pot-bellied pig creates stir at Burger King

The restaurant just happened to running a two-for-$4 special on bacon, egg and cheese sandwiches.

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College senior gives new meaning to ‘off-campus’ with hut

A philosophy and English major took a drastic move as part of his senior project.

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The case of Snow Kone Joe vs. Mr. Ding-A-Ling

A judge has dismissed stalking and harassment charges filed against an ice cream truck operator who had been accused of trying to run his rival town.

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Roseanne Barr says she’s going blind

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The "Roseanne" star, 62, says her "vision is closing in now."

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26.2 miles, 28,000 bananas: Boston Marathon by the numbers

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More than 30,000 runners and nearly $1 million in prize money. Here's the iconic race by the numbers.

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6 Minnesota men charged with conspiring to support Islamic State

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They were arrested as part of a yearlong FBI investigation into people trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State.

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Jordan or LeBron? Let’s duke it out

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Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a man's arrest on assault charges.

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Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Rotich winners at Boston Marathon

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The race goes on during a pause in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was convicted earlier this month of the 2013 bombing.