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Oklahoma City receives rare lake effect snow from storm 22 Feb 2018 at 2:44pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma City, meet the Great Lakes....

Officials: Trolley driver paid man $2K to attack him on job 22 Feb 2018 at 1:25pm
BOSTON (AP) -- Authorities say a Massachusetts trolley driver paid a man $2,000 to attack him while wearing a Halloween mask so the driver could fraudulently collect workers' compensation and disability insurance....

Student calls 911 from school, says he was sleepwalking 22 Feb 2018 at 10:02am
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania middle school canceled classes after a student who said he was sleepwalking was found inside the building....

Massachusetts transit bosses under fire for $100K bathroom 21 Feb 2018 at 11:12am
BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts transportation officials are under fire for authorizing a no-bid contract for a tiny, $100,000 bathroom inside a state office building....

Nothing to see here! Police clear T-Rex walking student 21 Feb 2018 at 8:47am
EAST LANSDOWNE, Pa. (AP) -- Police in a Philadelphia suburb received an unusual report about a dinosaur on the loose....

APNewsBreak: NY touts economic boom with South African photo 20 Feb 2018 at 7:10pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York economic development agency report meant to show the state's growth was illustrated with an 8-year-old photo showing construction cranes in South Africa....

Tar cakes tires, slows commute on New Jersey highway 20 Feb 2018 at 10:37am
OLDMANS TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- It was a sticky commute on a New Jersey interstate after tar coated the highway....

Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins 18 Feb 2018 at 12:13am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom said they locked themselves in cabins to escape three days of violence....

Blackface skit in China's new year gala sparks racism accusations - 16 Feb 2018 at 11:49am - SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A skit on China's widely-watched Lunar New Year gala on state television featuring a Chinese actress made up to appear African has provoked accusations of racism online.

South Korea's 'penis park' draws an Olympic crowd - 14 Feb 2018 at 10:16am - SINNAM, South Korea (Reuters) - Even the bright red lighthouse in the tiny South Korean port of Sinnam is shaped like a penis.

Yes he can fetch, but Angus the dog can't run for Kansas governor - 14 Feb 2018 at 5:52am - (Reuters) - In the dog-eat-dog world of U.S. politics, a 3-year-old wire-haired Vizsla in Kansas was scratching his head, and behind his ears, after being denied a chance to run for governor, his owner said on Tuesday.

Cash and carry: Woman in China rides through X-ray scanner rather than part w... - 14 Feb 2018 at 12:37am - SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A woman in southern China accompanied her purse through a train station's luggage x-ray machine rather than part with the bag amid the Lunar New Year holiday rush, Chinese media reported.

Lithuania's Pieno Zvaigzdes denies plans to produce cheese in Russia - 13 Feb 2018 at 11:30am - MOSCOW (Reuters) - Lithuanian dairy company Pieno Zvaigzdes said on Tuesday it had no plans to produce cheese in Russia after the local government announced it intended to do so.

How do you like your eggs, Norway? By the thousand.. - 9 Feb 2018 at 4:04am - PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Egg sandwiches. Bacon and eggs. Egg salad. Eggs on toast. Scrambled eggs, or fried. After taking receipt of 15,000 eggs instead of the 1,500 they wanted, Norway's team at this month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics may have a pretty limited menu.

'A' is for Armani: public grade school in Tokyo adopts designer uniforms - 8 Feb 2018 at 6:38am - TOKYO (Reuters) - A public elementary school in Tokyo's upscale shopping district of Ginza has raised parents' eyebrows with a plan to adopt uniforms designed by Italian fashion brand Giorgio Armani for its students, media said on Thursday.

Locust swarms pose threat to World Cup pitches: Russian official - 31 Jan 2018 at 10:29am - MOSCOW (Reuters) - Swarms of locusts pose a threat to Russia's soccer World Cup as they could attack stadium pitches and cause a "global scandal", an Agriculture Ministry official said on Wednesday.

Italian postman never rings once, hoards mail instead - 30 Jan 2018 at 12:32pm - ROME (Reuters) - Italian police have arrested a postman from the northern town of Vicenza after finding more than half a tonne (1,100 lb) of undelivered mail stashed away in his garage.

Kosovo farmer names one of his wolves Trump - 29 Jan 2018 at 11:17am - GJAKOVA, Kosovo (Reuters) - When Hysni Rexha from Kosovo finally made his dream happen and took four wolves from the wild to feed and raise them he had no doubts over how to name one of them. He called it Trump.

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Washington snipped here? College says it found prez's hair 31 Dec 1969 at 7:00pm