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    Parents warn of mold found in ‘Sophie the Giraffe’ teething toy

    NEW YORK — Reports of mold found inside of “Sophie the Giraffe” teething toys are once again circulating on social media — causing many parents to worry. According to, pediatric dentist Dana Chianese said she was cleaning a Sophie the Giraffe toy last month when she noticed something smelly coming from a hole on the toy. The mother said she decided to cut it open and found what resembled a “science experiment” – disgusting mold coating the inside of the toy her child had […]

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    Giant alligator strolls past tourists without a care in the world

    LAKELAND, Florida — Some people can’t believe their eyes after seeing this massive gator crossing in front of some tourists in Florida. Kim Joiner posted the video to the Circle B Bar Reserve Polk Nature Discovery Center group on Facebook on Sunday, saying, “I love Circle B. Nature at its best.” The center is located in Lakeland, Florida. The video has already been shared over 15,000 times. Joiner told WKMG the video is real. She estimated the gator to be at least 12 […]

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    Grandfather stops attempted kidnapping of 3-year-old at park

    AUBURN, Calif. — A California grandfather helped stop the attempted kidnapping of one of his grandchildren at a park on Saturday. The grandfather and his two grandkids were near a duck pond at Ashford Park when police say Lindsay Frasher came up to them. “Ms. Frasher approached one of the children, called her by a different name and tried to take her,” said Sergeant Gary Hopping with the Auburn Police Department. Frasher allegedly wrapped her arms around the 3-year-old’s body, according to investigators, but […]

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    Deputy comes to the rescue of cat trapped in garage door

    ASCENSION PARISH, La. – A Louisiana deputy saved a cat trapped in a garage door earlier this week. Deputy Mike Scott was responding to a call for assistance of an animal being stuck in a residence. “A cat had been stuck between a garage door of a residence and the wall,” said Deputy Scott. “Never in all of my years was I prepared to encounter what I saw upon my arrival,” he added. The deputy said upon his arrival he […]

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    Principal has head shaved to show support for bullied student

    PACKWOOD, Iowa — An Iowa principal is making a gutsy sacrifice to back up one of his students. The principal from Pekin Schools in Jefferson County let a student shave his head in front of all his classmates. The boy handling the razors is 11-year-old Jackson Johnston. He shaved his head in support of his grandfather who was diagnosed with cancer. Jackson says before his principal stepped in, he was made fun of for his new look. “Right off the […]

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    Here’s how to get $5 back for every $100 you spend on Amazon

    Amazon and Chase have co-launched a credit card for Amazon Prime members. Amazon and Chase, the credit card division of JPMorgan Chase, said the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card provides 5% back on all purchases. The card also provides 2% back on purchases at restaurants, gas stations and drugstores, and 1% back on all other purchases. This is not a discount, but rather a credit that can be applied to other purchases at According to Amazon, a […]

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    Man fed up with package thefts leaves prank parcels on porch

    SALT LAKE CITY — In the age of Amazon Prime, some frustrated homeowners are equipping their houses with surveillance cameras to catch package thieves in the act. One Utah man decided to take things a step further, however. Randy Dark was fed up with people taking packages off the porch of his Salt Lake City home, according to KSTU-TV. Not only did he set up some cameras, but for weeks he has been pranking the bad guys. “I want to see […]

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    Golden retriever saves owner from freezing to death after he slipped and broke his neck

    EMMET COUNTY, Mich. — A dog is being hailed a hero after she rescued her owner who became paralyzed when he slipped and fell in the snow. Around 10:30 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Bob was watching football when he decided to run outside and get a log for his fireplace, WPBN reports. When he got outside, he slipped and fell, breaking his neck. Not able to move, Bob laid in the snow for nearly 20 hours. As temperatures dipped to the […]

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    ‘I lost my mummy too’: Prince William comforts grieving little girl

    LONDON – Prince William rarely speaks about the death of his mother Princess Diana, but he thought it might help a 9-year-old girl he met at a London charity Wednesday. The child lost her father to pancreatic cancer, and was still grieving about his death. William sat with the little girl, Aoife, and told her about how he lost a parent. “You know I lost my mummy when I was very young too. I was [15] and my brother was […]

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    Australian news anchor berates colleague over top in viral video

    Never wear white after Labor Day or, if you’re an Australian newscaster, on the same day that your co-worker is. Nine Network’s Julie Snook found this out the hard way when she was verbally attacked while the cameras were rolling (but before they went on the air) by colleague Amber Sherlock after both women showed up for their segment donning white outfits. A third white-wearer, psychologist Sandy Rea, also appears in the clip, which went viral after someone leaked it […]