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21 hours ago

Firefighters rescue naked man from Iowa business’s chimney

Carrie Sapp teased her husband, Brad, about being afraid of ghosts when he said he heard someone whisper "get out of here" while he was sorting cans at his Iowa recycling business.

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4 days ago

Cold comfort: Can ice cream cure a hangover?

A convenience store chain has launched the Gyeondyo-bar, which translates to "hang in there," and claims to combat the after-effects of alcohol consumption.

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4 days ago

The great Post-it note war of NYC

A conversation conducted using sticky Post-it notes on the windows of two offices in Lower Manhattan has delighted passersby and drawn a number of neighboring advertising agencies to join what is now a highly contested art battle.

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4 days ago

The toilet opossum

The soaking wet little creature is seen in photos posted on the department's Facebook page.

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5 days ago

In Finland, a Burger King with a sauna

What a whopper!

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6 days ago

The great bra escape

Maine's highest court has upheld the escape conviction of a woman who tried to avoid arrest by telling police that she needed to put on a bra before going to jail.

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7 days ago

The bank-robbing babysitter

A Colorado babysitter has been arrested on suspicion of robbing a drive-through bank by falsely claiming that a man in her car threatened to harm the two children in her care unless given money, police said on Monday.

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7 days ago

Texas woman sells ‘housebroken’ bison she let wander inside

A 1,000-pound "domesticated" bison that was allowed to roam in her owner's Dallas-area home has moved on to pastures new.

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1 week ago

‘McDonald’s Diet’ brand ambassador dropped from schools

The former Iowa science teacher and McDonald's Corp "brand ambassador," who preached the virtues of walking and near-daily french fries in presentations to youth, is no longer visiting U.S. schools, the fast-food chain said

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2 weeks ago

Soccer refs banned for bad behavior

Two referees in the Czech soccer league have been banned indefinitely after one appeared to be drunk on the sideline and the other was seen urinating during a game.

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2 weeks ago

Pistol used in Trayvon Martin shooting to be auctioned

The pistol former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman used in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin is going up for auction online.

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2 weeks ago

Dating site matches Americans fleeing Trump with Canadians

A dating website is pledging to match Americans who can't live with a Donald Trump presidency to Canadians looking for love, facilitating the pledge often made by U.S. voters to move to Canada if the real estate billionaire is elected.

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2 weeks ago

Budweiser renames itself ‘America’ to inspire drinkers

What could be more American than standing in a backyard at a barbecue while holding a beer on the Memorial Day weekend in the United States? Budweiser thinks it has the answer.

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2 weeks ago

Heather Locklear sends would-be 30th anniversary wishes to ex Tommy Lee

The "Melrose Place" star unexpectedly sent her rocker ex well wishes on what would have been the former couple's 30th wedding anniversary.

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2 weeks ago

Oops! Florida man accidentally shoots himself, notices 2 days later

Michael Blevins, 37, of Deltona, said he did not feel pain from the bullet, which pierced skin and muscle before exiting his body, according to an incident report from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office.

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2 weeks ago

Police flush out the bathroom bandit

Police in Ohio's capital arrested for a man who's allegedly been pilfering plumbing from stores, hospitals and restaurants.

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2 weeks ago

Let’s go to Shiitakepalooza

pring in Vermont means muddy roads, the return of green to the landscape, farmers planting crops ... and Shiitakepalooza.

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3 weeks ago

Fanciful ‘Boaty McBoatface’ passed over for vessel name

Don't expect to see Boaty McBoatface on the high seas.

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3 weeks ago

Monkey on the back leads to handcuffs on the wrist

Police in a Seattle suburb say a man crashed into a rock in someone's yard after being clocked going 112 mph, with a monkey in his car.

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3 weeks ago

Facebook pays $10K ‘bug bounty’ 10-year-old hacker

Social media giant Facebook has paid a $10,000 reward to a 10-year-old Finnish boy for finding a glitch in its picture sharing app Instagram.

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3 hours ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: May 24

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A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

17 hours ago in Entertainment

Angelina Jolie, the college professor

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The "Tomb Raider" star is becoming a visiting professor for a new one-year master's course at the London School of Economics.

19 hours ago in Music

Would you wear Rolling Stones swim trunks?

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The veteran rockers have teamed up with a fashion company to roll out a collection of men's swimwear.

21 hours ago in Entertainment

The ‘X-Men’ are back, this time fighting ‘Apocalypse’

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Hollywood stars Jennifer Lawrence and James McAvoy reprise their roles as powerful mutants in "X-Men: Apocalypse," this time joining forces against a new super-villain.

21 hours ago in Music

David Bowie hits ballet set for Detroit

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The late rocker's musical masterpieces are to come alive as part of an ambitious ballet project.