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After uproar, Utah restaurant statue loses prominent feature

HURRICANE, Utah (AP) — The small southern Utah town of Hurricane might become a little quieter after a statue of a copper bull lost its most p…

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Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the men and women from an assisted living fa…

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Arizona man finds gun inside used golf bag

BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man who bought a used golf bag discovered his purchase was packing more than just a set of clubs.

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Mystery of California hilltop piano solved

CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — For a couple of days this week, a Southern California hilltop was alive with the sound of — mystery.

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Alaska police officers corral grazing miniature horses

Alaska police officers corral grazing miniature horses

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Police officers in Alaska's biggest city became wranglers early Friday morning, rounding up a couple of miniature hor…

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Oregon farmers agree slugs are a problem _ but what to do?

Oregon farmers agree slugs are a problem _ but what to do?

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Farmers in Oregon's Willamette Valley hate slugs, slimy mollusks that munch their way through crops.

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Girl, 4, sneaks out, hops bus in search of 3 a.m. slushie

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 4-year-old girl has grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in sea…

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Authorities: Woman posed as lawyer for decade, named partner

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A woman used forged documents to pose as an estate lawyer for a decade and made partner at her small firm before her fraud w…

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Veteran's prosthetic eye stolen from his car in New York

BOONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a veteran's prosthetic eye has been stolen from his car in New York.

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Belligerent birds chase people at central Florida park

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Officials say some out-of-control birds are chasing people and tying up traffic at a central Florida park.

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Seattle police corral goats running through neighborhood

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police got their goats, corralling a group of 10 that had managed to get loose from a yard in the city's Beacon Hill ne…

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200 hens poached from California farm weeks before Easter

SEBASTOPOL, Calif. (AP) — Less than two weeks before Easter, a Northern California farmer says someone stole more than 200 of his hens that la…

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Loose police horse briefly on patrol in downtown Cleveland

Loose police horse briefly on patrol in downtown Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — A loose police horse conducted an unscheduled patrol through downtown Cleveland before officers recaptured it.

March 26, 2015 7:01 am Photos

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Publicly funded Vermont candidate sued over email worth $255

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont attorney general's office has sued a publicly financed lieutenant governor candidate accused of campaign fi…

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Feel-good tale: Man gets $7M lottery ticket in get-well card

NEW CITY, N.Y. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man recovering from surgery has won $7 million off a lottery ticket tucked into his get-well card.

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Tough Jam: Cubs pitcher winds up at wrong park, misses start

Tough Jam: Cubs pitcher winds up at wrong park, misses start

Some pitchers have trouble finding the plate. Edwin Jackson of the Chicago Cubs had a much bigger problem: He couldn't find the ballpark.

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New Hampshire lawmakers honor students after raptor debacle

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Lawmakers on Wednesday passed a resolution formally encouraging student participation in state government even as the leg…

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Cops: Man left behind credit card used to jimmy garage door

WEST SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — State police in Pennsylvania say a trespassing suspect used his own credit card to jimmy open a garage door, then lef…

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Elephant hauler gets stuck; pachyderms keep truck upright

Elephant hauler gets stuck; pachyderms keep truck upright

POWHATAN, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities responding to a tractor-trailer stuck on the muddy shoulder of a highway were astounded to see what…

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Cardboard 'Most Interesting Man' fails as carpool-lane ruse

Cardboard 'Most Interesting Man' fails as carpool-lane ruse

FIFE, Wash. (AP) — A Washington State Patrol trooper says it's by far the best carpool scam he's seen, but it didn't work.

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Man arrested in courthouse for missing jury duty 11 times

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who skipped out on jury duty 11 times in the last two years has been arrested inside a courthouse whil…

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Reward offered in Southern California pelican shooting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who shot a brown pelica…

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