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After 66 million years, creature wins state dinosaur honor

After 66 million years, creature wins state dinosaur honor

It took about 66 million years, but a duck-billed creature has finally won recognition as California's state dinosaur.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Corn maze marks 100 anniversary of women voting in New York

An upstate New York farm is marking the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in the state in distinctly fall fashion, with a corn maze in the shape of Susan B. Anthony
Published: 09/24/17

Graveyard plaque of Wild West figure was buried, not stolen

It turns out the graveyard plaque of the common-law wife of legendary gunfighter John Henry "Doc" Holiday was just six inches under, not stolen from a cemetery
Published: 09/23/17

Police: Stolen RV recovered with about 10 dogs still inside

Police in Washington state say they've recovered a stolen motor home and reunited its owner with about 10 dogs that were inside
Published: 09/23/17
Etching of German rifle ground off AK-47 monument in Moscow

Etching of German rifle ground off AK-47 monument in Moscow

Just days after a monument honoring AK-47 designer Mikhail Kalashnikov was unveiled in Moscow, workers have removed a part of it that showed a German weapon that many believe inspired the renowned assault rifle
Published: 09/23/17

New Mexico college bake sale charged prices based on race

A bake sale at the University of New Mexico set up by a nonprofit group to charge students based on race and ethnicity ended after opponents disrupted it
Published: 09/22/17

Batman comic series to feature scenery from Portland, Maine

A highly anticipated Batman comic book series will have some locations that might look familiar to Maine residents
Published: 09/22/17
Raccoon jumps on moving Colorado police van, takes a ride

Raccoon jumps on moving Colorado police van, takes a ride

A Colorado Springs police officer heading to an accident scene in a van got a big surprise when a raccoon jumped onto the front windshield of the vehicle and stayed there until the officer pulled over
Published: 09/22/17

Sheriff: Stop calling 911, 'body' is Halloween display

A Tennessee sheriff's office is asking people not to call the agency about a "body" trapped under a closed, blood-stained garage door. They say it's a Halloween display.
Published: 09/22/17

Coroner IDs man in Pennsylvania river wearing hospital garb

A coroner says a man in hospital garb found dead along a Pennsylvania river had left a hospital against the advice of doctors about a week earlier
Published: 09/22/17