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Tiny California Cottage On Market For Just Under $1 Million
A 595-square-foot (55-square meter) Southern California cottage with one bedroom and one bathroom is on the market for just under $1 million.

Police Investigate How A Handgun Ended Up In Driver's Bumper
Authorities say a driver near Tacoma, Washington, saw an object strike the front of his car during his evening commute Wednesday. When he stopped for gas 18 miles (29 kilometers) later, he discovered it was a handgun.

Obituary: Tornado Chaser Wants Ashes Launched Into A Twister
A Missouri storm chaser told friends in his obituary that he wants them to launch his ashes into a tornado, adding: "That'll be fun!!!!"

Homeowner Trying To Kill Weeds Ends Up Burning Down Garage
Authorities say a homeowner trying to kill troublesome weeds with a torch has burned down his garage.

'Nut Rage' Korean Air Heiress Questioned Over Housekeepers
Cho Hyun-ah on Thursday bowed and apologized for "causing troubles" before entering a Korea Immigration Service office in Seoul for questioning.

Truck Dumps 40,000 Pounds Of Chicken Feathers On Highway
A tractor-trailer made a fowl mess when it rolled over in Washington state. It dumped about 40,000 pounds (18,145 kilograms) of chicken feathers across Interstate 5.

City Looks For Answers After Zombie Alert Sent To Residents
Officials say they still don't know who sent a "zombie alert" to residents of a Florida city following a power outage.

Loose Horses Tie Up Rush-Hour Traffic In Massachusetts
Two horses that got loose on a Massachusetts highway and tied up rush-hour traffic have been safely corralled and returned to their owners.

Legend Of Loch Ness Monster Will Be Tested With DNA Samples
The stories seem as tall as the lake is deep. For hundreds of years, visitors to Scotland's Loch Ness have described seeing a monster that some believe lurks in the depths.

Hall Of Fame To Redo Soccer Star Brandi Chastain Plaque
A bronze plaque honoring soccer star Brandi Chastain got a red card Tuesday after a social media outcry over its unflattering portrayal of the athlete.

Bear Trashes Interior Of Connecticut Woman's Car
What might be the world's hairiest vandal has destroyed the interior of a Connecticut woman's car.

Grocery Sees Dirty Word In 'Summa Cum Laude,' Censors Cake
A Washington Post a cake online from Publix that was supposed to say "Congrats Jacob! Summa Cum Laude class of 2018."

Man Walking Home From Train Station Followed By Pig
Police in a Cleveland suburb thought they had a drunk on their hands when a man called to report a pig following him home from a train station.

Roo-Ting Out Trouble: Rogue S Carolina Kangaroo Nabbed Again
South Carolina's most talented escape artist may be a kangaroo.

Ammo Box Falls From Military Chopper, Crashes Into School
Authorities are trying to determine how a box of ammunition fell from a military helicopter and crashed through the roof of an elementary school in Texas.

Laurel, Yanny Or ... Covfefe? White House Joins In On Debate
The White House is joining in on the viral debate over whether people hear the names "Laurel" or "Yanny" in a much-shared audio clip.

6 Young Squirrels Rescued From Ordeal Of Tangled Tails
Six young squirrels whose tails were stuck together by tree sap are recovering after a Nebraska wildlife expert untangled them.

93-Year-Old Makes First Hole-In-One In 65 Years Of Golfing
A 93-year-old Ohio man wrapped up his nearly seven decades of golfing with his first hole-in-one.

Person In Spider-Man Costume Hangs Out On Boston Train
dangling from a handrail.

Owner Of $85M Apartment Offers Trip To Space With Purchase
The owner for a New York City condominium is offering a trip to outer space included with the purchase of an $85 million dollar apartment.

Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas Goalie Tickles Jets Player's Ear
Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful.

Man Arrested For Posing As Texas High School Athlete
Police say a 25-year-old man duped two Dallas high schools for nine months by posing as a 17-year-old student and Hurricane Harvey evacuee in order to play basketball.

Audio Clip Spurs Social Media Debate Over Yanny Or Laurel
That was the question Wednesday as a short audio clip sparked a social media debate about whether the word being heard is "yanny" or "laurel." How one hears it is similar to how people viewed a dress on the internet three years ago and raised questions of whether the mind and ear can be out of sync.

Police Praise Wisconsin Students For Prank That Was Illusion
Police had praise for students who created an illusion for a senior class prank that appeared to show a car had crashed into the principal's office.

Chinese Tourists Spark Anger In Vietnam Over Map On Shirts
A group of Chinese tourists wearing T-shirts depicting the country's territorial claims in the disputed Vietnam.



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