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Meet WildCat: A robot that can run fast over rough terrain

A new four-legged robot that can run 16 mph and maneuver rough terrain may prove useful on the battlefield.

Friday - 10/04/2013, 12:36pm EDT

Facebook, Md. AG unveil plan to fight school cyberbullying

Facebook and Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler announce a new mechanism to provide state educators with a direct line to the social networking giant, to head-off potential cyberbullying involving students.

Thursday - 10/03/2013, 09:15am EDT
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iPhone finder checks local Apple stores for 5S in stock

A simple tool helps determine if the in-demand gold or silver iPhone 5S is available in stock at a local Apple store. By plugging in a ZIP code, users can see which stores have gold, silver, or gray models on hand.

Thursday - 10/03/2013, 06:10am EDT

Employee quits job in dance video, company responds

University of Missouri journalism grad Marina Shifrin has resigned from her job with a dance video for her boss. The Kansas City Star reports the video has gone viral on YouTube.

Wednesday - 10/02/2013, 01:02pm EDT

Gov't reimburses man for 'mutt-ilated' currency

Treasury reimburses Montana man for 'mutt-ilated' currency; dog ate 5 $100 bills

Wednesday - 10/02/2013, 01:00pm EDT

Va. Marine runs across the Chesapeake Bay on a boat

Marine Brendan O'Toole is not letting anything get in the way of completing his goal of running across the country for veterans' services.

Tuesday - 10/01/2013, 05:50pm EDT

2-year-old dances like Beyonce (Video)

A 2-year-old is tearing it up on the dance floor Beyonce-style.

Monday - 09/30/2013, 12:44pm EDT

NY snake salesman to open store, replacing garage

NY snake salesman who had 850 snakes in garage looking for store, needs properly zoned spot

Monday - 09/30/2013, 07:20am EDT

Abandoned gold bars baffle German police

German police seek owner of gold bars, cash left in locker at Cologne train station

Monday - 09/30/2013, 07:20am EDT

Suburban Dallas cop helps deliver surprise baby

Suburban Dallas police officer helps expectant mother deliver unexpected baby

Monday - 09/30/2013, 07:20am EDT

Quack! Wisconsin bill would legalize duck races

Quack! Wisconsin bill, no pun intended, seeks to legalize rubber duck races

Sunday - 09/29/2013, 05:40pm EDT

Jewels on French mountain may be from plane crash

French mountain climber stumbles upon box of jewels, possibly from Air India crash decades ago

Sunday - 09/29/2013, 05:40pm EDT

Anti-war drama troupe arrested for Belfast bullets

Anti-war drama troupe arrested at Belfast airport after bullets found on war reporter costume

Friday - 09/27/2013, 11:50am EDT

Bear obeys bartender's command, leaves Juneau bar

Bear quickly leaves Juneau, Alaska, bar after bartender yells at it to leave

Friday - 09/27/2013, 11:50am EDT

NY city's dead skunk depot stinks up neighborhood

'Skunkgate': NY city shoots trapped critters in old police station, stinks up neighborhood

Friday - 09/27/2013, 11:50am EDT

Austria: Catholic church fined for phone texting

Austria: Catholic diocese fined for mass texts asking followers to pay their membership dues

Friday - 09/27/2013, 10:50am EDT

99-year-old Iowa woman gets high school diploma

99-year-old Iowa woman who dropped out of high school in 1932 gets diploma, feels 'smarter'

Friday - 09/27/2013, 10:46am EDT

Pa. haunted house puts underwear on 'naked event'

Pa. Halloween attraction drops plans for nude guests in haunted house, requires underwear

Friday - 09/27/2013, 07:02am EDT

Tonight only: 'Wizard of Oz' in 3D

The beloved film "Wizard of Oz" has been digitally remastered, bringing new depth and texture to the travels of Dorothy and her journey to Oz. Friday night is the final night for showings at area IMAX 3D theaters.

Friday - 09/27/2013, 06:44am EDT
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Welsh village's proposed name change raises stink

Welsh villagers aghast at proposal to change community's name to Y Farteg

Thursday - 09/26/2013, 05:50pm EDT
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