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The interior of Memories Pizza, per the restaurant's Facebook page.

Indiana pizza parlor owners face viral backlash over anti-gay marriage comments

Restaurant owners learned the hard way that being supporters of Indiana’s controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act will earn you a lot of enemies online. Memories Pizza has been owned by the O’Connor family for nine years. The family told ABC 57 that they are devoted Christians who support the controversial ...

Chick-fil-A's "Chick-a-Sticks" and Chick-a-Strips," which the company "debuted" on April 1, 2013.

Don't get caught, see some of the best April Fools' Day pranks

April 1 is the day you must take everything you see or read with a grain of salt.   >> Read more trending stories   Some April Fools' Day pranks have already been busted.  Others are too good to be true.  We've found some that will bring a laugh to ...

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Woman's awesome 'Thank You' note to pilots is going viral

A letter given by a woman to a pilot recently thanking them for getting her home safely is quickly going viral. “In light of the very recent tragedy in the French Alps and the loss of those poor 150 people, I feel the need to reach out and extend a ...

Ad for T-Mobile Pets Unleashed plan, the company's April Fools' Day joke for 2015.

Joke’s on you: Top 7 April Fools’ Day jokes

Each April Fools' Day,  brands unveil fun and clever pranks that go viral on social media. Here is a roundup of the most popular April Fools' Day pranks for 2015. As usual, technology companies led the charge. T-Mobile goes to the dogs (and other pets) The mobile phone company earned ...

Teen rejects college rejection in viral letter to Duke University

When high school senior Siobhan O’Dell got rejected from Duke University, she sent the school a letter back saying she could not accept their rejection. Though the letter is meant to be lighthearted, O’Dell told ABC the idea came from some real emotions she and her classmates had gone through ...

Police: Uber driver tried to rob passenger's home

Police say UberX driver Gerald Montgomery hurried back to the home where he picked up the woman and tried to break in. While Montgomery knew the woman was out of town, he didn’t know she had a roommate. Reuters reports Montgomery gave up when the "homeowner observed his actions." >>Related: Denver ...

NO JOKE -- Dunkin’ Donuts is giving away free iced coffee today!

Who’s in the mood for some iced coffee? Dunkin’ Donuts wants to help, and no, this isn’t an April Fools’ joke! In honor of April Fool’s Day and to help guests make it through a day potentially filled with jokes, participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants are offering guests a free iced coffee. ...

Controversial heart transplant recipient dies in police chase

Police say a burglary suspect being chased by police struck a pedestrian and then crashed his car. Police say the man first carjacked a Honda from Perimeter Mall, then shot at an elderly woman during an attempted burglary Tuesday afternoon. They said the driver died Tuesday night.  Police identified him ...

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Report: Girlfriend runs over sex offender caught trying to abuse girl

A woman caught her boyfriend trying to sexually assault a 12-year-old girl in Maine on Saturday, according to NBC News. She took matters into her own hands -- by running the man over with her car. Deputies found James Oliver, 48, with badly injured legs in a driveway in Noblesboro, ...

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Baby with rare condition born without a nose

Parents always have dreams and goals for their unborn children. Brandi McGlathery and Troy Thompson are no different. "I said I wanted him to have blond hair," Brandi recalled. "And Troy said, 'I hope he doesn't get my nose.'" What sounded like a joke became serious when little Eli was ...

Disney getting down to business with live-action 'Mulan'

Yet another live-action adaptation of a popular Walt Disney film is coming our way! "Mulan" will soon be wielding her sword on the big screen in non-cartoon form. According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Disney bought a script by writing team Elizabeth Martin and Lauren Hynek that centers on the ... female warrior ...

WATCH: NYPD officer's rant at Uber driver caught on video

A video that appears to show a New York police officer's expletive-laden rant against an Uber driver is under investigation, WNBC reports. The New York Police Department told WNBC that the city's independent Civilian Complaint Review Board will handle the investigation into the viral video, which was posted to YouTube ...

In this March 5, 2015, file photo, Japan's Misao Okawa who is recognized as the world's oldest living person by Guinness World Records, eats cake, helped by her nursing home staff member, during her 117th birthday celebration event at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. Okawa died April 1, 2015, a few weeks after celebrating her 117th birthday.

Misao Okawa, world's oldest person, dies at 117

Misao Okawa, the world's oldest person, died Wednesday of heart failure, The Associated Press reports. She was 117. Okawa, a resident of Osaka, Japan, was born in 1898 and just celebrated her birthday March 5.  When asked about the key to her long life earlier this month, Okawa said, "I wonder ...

Celebs, fans post well-wishes for Joni Mitchell

Folk singer Joni Mitchell, 71, was hospitalized and in intensive care Tuesday, The Associated Press reports. >> Read more trending stories Click here or scroll down to see well-wishes from celebrities and fans. <div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/cmgnationalnews/joni-mitchell-hospitalized-fans-post-well-wishes/embed?header=false&border=false" width="100%" height="750" frameborder="no" allowtransparency="true"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/cmgnationalnews/joni-mitchell-hospitalized-fans-post-well-wishes.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/cmgnationalnews/joni-mitchell-hospitalized-fans-post-well-wishes" target="_blank">View the story "Joni Mitchell hospitalized; celebs, fans ...

Stray dogs pay tribute at animal lover's funeral

Some unusual guests showed up to pay their respects at a recent funeral in Mexico – a pack of stray dogs. According to BuzzFeed, Margarita Suarez of Merida loved animals and fed 20 cats a day. She also took care of stray dogs, her daughter, Patricia Urrutia, told Norte Digital. “Every time she ...

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