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Friday, Jul 29, 2016

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GPS tells driver to turn around; car ends up almost vertical

GPS tells driver to turn around; car ends up almost vertical

Police in Vermont say a car ended up almost vertical when the driver swerved quickly in response to her GPS ordering her to "turn around."
Published: 07/28/16

Chinese rocket sends streak of light across Western US sky

A Chinese rocket body streaking across the night sky over the Western United States lit up social media as people shared photos and video of the bright object
Published: 07/28/16

'Pokemon Go' player finds $2,000 at Pokestop in New Jersey

A "Pokemon Go" player has found $2,000 in cash at a Pokestop in New Jersey
Published: 07/28/16

Oregon State Fair to feature marijuana

A new crop will be featured at the Oregon State Fair this year: marijuana
Published: 07/28/16
Norway mulls giving mountain peak to Finland

Norway mulls giving mountain peak to Finland

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg is considering moving a mountain _ or at least the peak of it _ as a gift to Finland when the Nordic country next year celebrates 100 years of independence from Russia
Published: 07/28/16

It's so hot in New York that manure is bursting into flames

It's so hot in upstate New York that horse manure is bursting into flames
Published: 07/28/16
Satire site blames Merkel for burnt pizza, Pokemon problems

Satire site blames Merkel for burnt pizza, Pokemon problems

Satirical website blames Merkel for socks with holes and broken pencils
Published: 07/28/16
He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute

He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute

He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3." But the plunge Luke Aikins knows he'll be remembered for is the one he's making without a parachute
Published: 07/28/16

China asks Vietnam to investigate defaced passport

China is asking Vietnam to investigate reports that a border agent at the Ho Chi Minh City airport defaced a Chinese passport
Published: 07/28/16

Police: Bridal shop co-owner stood naked in store window

The co-owner of a bridal shop has been charged with indecent exposure after three women reported him standing naked next to mannequins in the store's display window
Published: 07/27/16