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Austria: Man tries to enter courthouse with bag of roachesSecurity guards at an Austrian court might need to put up a new sign at the screening gate warning the public of another item prohibited on the premises _ cockroaches
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Hawk stuck in vehicle grille in Massachusetts is euthanizedVeterinarians: A red-tailed hawk that got stuck in the grille of a vehicle in Massachusetts last weekend sustained such severe injuries that it had to be euthanized
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A tanker truck carrying butane lays overturned Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, in Seattle. The semi-truck rolled on a southbound lane that feeds into Interstate 5  on Monday. (Grant Hindsley/seattlepi.com via AP)
Taco truck serves highway lunch for stranded Seattle driversA taco truck that became stranded in a massive Seattle traffic jam came to the rescue of fellow motorists by opening up and serving lunch on the interstate
The Associated Press1 day ago
In this photo taken Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, Clint Hartman, a sign spinner from Portland, Ore., performs a routine in downtown Las Vegas during the annual World Sign Spinning Championships. In multiple heats with rap, hip-hop and pop tunes blasting, more than 100 competitors twirled the arrow-shaped sign in front of a cheering crowd. (AP Photo/Regina Garcia Cano)
Sign spinners' moves nab attention on street and at contestYou've seen them at intersections spinning an arrow-shaped sign trying to grab your attention, and it turns out, sign spinners put those moves to the test each year
The Associated Press1 day ago
Drone crashes through window of 27th-floor NYC apartmentPolice in New York City are looking for the owner of a drone that crashed through a window on a high-rise apartment building
The Associated Press2 days ago
In a Feb. 23, 2017 photo, Dr. Colleen Coleman's wears kidney-shaped earrings Dr. Brian Dunn gave her on the day of their transplant surgery. The Orange County Register reported Sunday, Feb. 26, that Dunn got a kidney from Coleman. Dunn gave Coleman a set of kidney-shaped Tiffany earrings to thank her for her sacrifice (Cindy Yamanaka/The Orange County Register via AP)
Doctor-to-doctor donation: Kidney saves sick colleagueA California doctor has a colleague to thank for giving him the gift of life
The Associated Press2 days ago
This image provided by Spotter Network shows GPS coordinates of storm chasers on a map in Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. Nearly 200 storm chasers are paying tribute to the late actor Bill Paxton by spelling out his initials using GPS coordinates on a map depicting the heart of tornado country. The effort coordinated Sunday by Spotter Network spelled out “BP” to honor the leading man in the disaster movie “Twister,” which inspired a generation of storm chasers. (Spotter Network via AP)
Storm chasers honor "Twister" star with GPS tributeNearly 200 storm spotters and storm chasers around the U.S. worked together to create an online tribute to "Twister" star Bill Paxton, who died at 61 after complications from surgery
The Associated Press2 days ago
John Musnuff looks through the rubble of the old family Jeep after it was pulled out of the collapsed storage shed Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Truro, Mass.  Work crews early Friday pulled out the rusted remnants of what John Munsnuff says was once his family’s “beach buggy” at the home they’ve long owned near Ballston Beach in Cape Cod. (Steve Heaslip/The Cape Cod Times via AP)
Jeep buried in sand dune for 40 years is finally unearthedA Jeep buried in sand in Massachusetts 40 years ago has finally been dug out
The Associated Press4 days ago
Stampede! Drone puts elk on the run in western WyomingA Washington D.C. man has been ticketed for flying a drone over a heard of elk in western Wyoming, frightening 1,500 of the animals into a stampede
The Associated Press4 days ago
Too few flushes get legislative candidate thrown off ballotA Democratic candidate's run for the Pennsylvania Legislature is down the drain _ partly because he used too little water at the house he claimed as his residence
The Associated Press4 days ago
Attempted robbers apologize after victim rebuffs crimeA Milwaukee woman held up at gunpoint by two men rebuffed their attempt to rob her and got an apology before they fled
The Associated Press5 days ago
Need a doctor in Naples? Try tennis court, not hospitalPolice in Naples have put 55 hospital employees, including doctors and nurses, under house arrest for goofing off, including going jewelry shopping or playing tennis, while on the job
The Associated Press5 days ago
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