These news stories will surely catch your students' attention...
Some of the titles are:
35 Pounds of Vomit Found in Parking Lot
1500 People Attend Girls Birthday Party
Dad Sleeps While 8 Year Old Drives
Ferret Chews Off Baby's Fingers
Italian Man Shot in Head Sneezes Out Bullet
These news stories with Comprehension Questions could be used in a center, for extra credit, as a buddy activity, etc.