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Turkeys Thriving, Causing Ruckus In San Francisco Suburbs
Turkeys are traditional for Thanksgiving. But some folks in the San Francisco Bay Area are praying the wild ones will go away.

Scooby The Camel Returned To Ohio Owners After Getting Loose
A young camel named Scooby is back at home after going on a 90-minute jaunt that blocked traffic and provided an uncommon photo opportunity for motorists in Ohio.

100 Full Moons: Blazing Fireball Lights Up Arctic Sky
A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite.

Navy Grounds Air Crew That Made Vulgar Drawing In Sky
The air crew who used their U.S. Navy warplane to create a vulgar sky writing above the town of Okanogan, Washington, this week have been grounded, the U.S. Navy said Friday.

Lawsuit: Couple Detained After Hibiscus Mistaken For Pot
A couple who say they were handcuffed for hours in a police patrol car after their hibiscus plants were confused for marijuana are suing the police and an insurance company.

NYC Taxi Drivers Camp It Up In Playful Pinup Calendar
New York City cabbies have been called a lot of things over the years ... courteous, reckless, sometimes rude. But sexy?

Phoenix Man Tries Turning Locomotive Into A Runaway Train
A Phoenix man was close to turning a locomotive into his own runaway train.

Man Gets His Dying Wish: To Be Buried With Cheesesteaks
A Pennsylvania man who always joked that he wanted to take something to eat when he died has gotten his wish.

Suspect Dances For Texas Officers Before Police Dog Ends Jig
A man who led police on a nearly 20-mile chase through Houston was taken into custody only after dancing for a time once he stepped out of his car.

'Cone Weed' Gets Christmas Makeover In North Carolina Town
At first, it was an orange traffic cone with a weed growing out of it. Now, the roadside attraction dubbed "Cone Weed" is something of a Christmas miracle to locals.

Billionaire Norwegian Given $30,400 Drunken Driving Fine
but can still count herself lucky.

Correction: MOMA-Stolen Art Story
In a story Nov. 12 about the theft of photographs from a museum in New York, The Associated Press erroneously reported where the theft took place. It was at MoMA PS1 in Queens, not the Museum of Modern Art in Manhattan.

Small Town Connecticut Election Decided By Coin Toss
An election for the governing board of a small Connecticut town has been decided by a coin toss.

Drive-Thru-Window Becomes Squeeze-Thru For McDonald's Thief
A McDonald's drive-thru window became a squeeze-thru window for a woman who apparently needed a fast food fix.

Bank Robber With Poor Spelling Skills Pleads Guilty
A Massachusetts man authorities dubbed the "spelling bee bandit" because the notes he passed to tellers during multiple bank robberies in the Boston area contained the same spelling error has pleaded guilty.

Cards Against Humanity Says It's Fighting Border Wall
The party game Cards Against Humanity says it's bought U.S.-Mexico border land and hired a lawyer to try to stop President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.

Trump's Cheeseburger In Japan Still Drawing Lines
Haruyuki Sano traveled 1 ? hours for a taste of the same cheeseburger U.S. President Donald Trump ate with Japan's prime minister during his visit last week.

Trump Pauses Address To Nation To Take 2 Big Swigs Of Water
President Donald Trump had his own water bottle moment.

Oh, Man! Town Drops 'Men' From Name Of Its Governing Board
A Massachusetts town has removed the word "men" from the name of its governing body.

Man Smeared In Deer Blood Struggles With Police, Arrested
A 62-year-old man has been arrested after police received a report of someone smeared in blood outside a western Michigan gas station.

Viral Video Star Looks To Reunite With Mystery Dance Partner
A New Jersey man is looking for the woman who busted a move while he danced in a supermarket parking lot.

6 Czechs Fined For Sporting Borat Mankinis In Kazakhstan
Six Czech tourists who dressed up in skimpy swimsuits made famous by Sacha Baron Cohen's "Borat" have reportedly been detained by authorities in Kazakhstan's capital Astana.

6 Czechs 'Fined' For Sporting Borat Mankinis In Kazakhstan
A group of six Czech tourists who dressed up in skimpy swimsuits made famous by Sacha Baron Cohen's "Borat" have reportedly been detained by authorities in Kazakhstan's capital Astana.

Massachusetts Police Stop Driver For Pizza Box License Plate
Police officers in a Massachusetts town jokingly recommend drivers get a little more creative if they make their own illegal license plates.

Another North Carolina Woman Hits Lottery Jackpot Twice
A North Carolina woman hit the jackpot with two scratch-off lottery tickets, marking the second such instance in three weeks.



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