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Cops: Owner Taken For Ride When Test Driver Leaves With Car
Police in Pennsylvania say a man hoping to sell his car was taken for a ride when a prospective buyer drove away without him and never came back.

LL Bean Publishes Outdoors Ad Only Visible In The Sunlight
If you want to see L.L. Bean's new ad, you're going to have to step outdoors.

California TV Viewers Alarmed By Apocalyptic Emergency Alert
Some television viewers in southern California were startled when an apocalyptic emergency alert flashed on their screens.

Council Member Gives Opponent ABC (Already Been Chewed) Gum
a piece of chewed gum.

Cops: 8-Year-Old Girl Helps Drive Drunken Pennsylvania Man
Police say a drunken Pennsylvania man had an 8-year-old girl drive him around until someone saw the car moving recklessly and called 911.

Better Late Than Never? Library Book Returned 78 Years Later
It took nearly 80 years, but a book borrowed during the Great Depression has been returned to a Massachusetts public library.

Police: Shop Owner Fires Warning Shot, Gets Stolen Beer Back
Police say a Florida gas station owner chased a man and fired a warning shot, forcing him to return some stolen beer.

Prosecutors Say Texas Lawmaker Spent $51K On Online Psychic
A Texas lawmaker spent more than $51,000 on an online psychic, appeared for work at the Capitol apparently impaired by medication and hid a cellphone from investigators, prosecutors said in a court filing this week.

300 Bats Caught By Janitors At Salt Lake City High School
A bat infestation prompted a Salt Lake City high school to cancel its after-school programs so school workers could root out the flying mammals.

Pennsylvania High School Golfer Has 2 Holes-In-One In Round
A Pennsylvania high school golfer has defied huge odds by recording two holes-in-one in the same round.

'Nasty' To Have Service Dog In Restaurant, Customer Says
An argument broke out after a woman complained about a service dog being allowed inside a Delaware restaurant.

Ex-Mountie Headed To US Prison For Smuggling Narwhal Tusks
A retired Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer accused of smuggling narwhal tusks was sentenced Wednesday to five years, two months in a U.S. prison for related money laundering counts.

Woman: I'd Rather Go To Jail Than Take Down Pro-Trump Signs
A Maine woman says she'd rather go to jail than take down her pro-Donald Trump signs.

Tractor-Trailer Makes Wrong Turn, Gets Stuck On Boardwalk
A tractor-trailer apparently made a wrong turn and got trapped on a boardwalk at the New Jersey shore.

Chocolate Overload: Rig Chock-Full Of Candy Bars Overturns
The scene was a chocoholic's delight: a rig full of candy bars overturned on a road in Virginia.

Tractor Trailer Makes Wrong Turn, Gets Stuck On Boardwalk
A tractor trailer apparently made a wrong turn and got stuck on a boardwalk at the New Jersey shore.

Police: Man Steals Green Chile Burger After Slapping Victim
A New Mexico man is facing charges after police say he randomly slapped a customer and then stole the man's green chile cheeseburger before dashing away.

Diamond On The Highway: Officer Comes To Driver's Rescue
A police officer has come to the rescue of a New Jersey woman who lost her diamond engagement ring on a highway while changing a flat tire.

Colorado Cops Search For Poop-And-Run Jogger
Police in Colorado are looking for a jogger they say is repeatedly interrupting her runs to defecate in public in one neighborhood.

Pennsylvania Turnpike Warns Of 80-Mile Detour This Weekend
Pennsylvania Turnpike officials are warning motorists of an 80-mile detour they'll encounter in western Pennsylvania over the weekend.

Pierogis Made For Broadway Find New Home In Restaurant
Producers of the now-closed Broadway musical "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812" are keeping enthusiasm in the show going by opening a place to serve pierogis like the ones made for show attendees.

Michigan Lottery Tickets With 4 Zeroes Are Worth $5,000
When are four zeroes worth $5,000? When four zeroes are the winning numbers in a Michigan lottery drawing.

Cops: Man Who Didn't Want To Drink Alone Breaks In With Beer
Police say a drunken Pennsylvania man who didn't want to drink alone forced his way into a woman's home and sat down with two 12-packs of beer.

Koala Survives 10-Mile Australia Trip In Wheel Arch
For a stowaway who made a 16-kilometer (10-mile) journey squeezed in a wheel arch, a koala was lucky to escape with just scratches.

Dog That Disappeared In Florida In 2016 Is Found In New York
A dog that disappeared in Florida in February 2016 has been found in New York.



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