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Friday, Jun 23, 2017

Offbeat

Albuquerque TV truck stolen while crew worked on crime story

While a television news crew was gathering footage for a story about crime in the Albuquerque downtown area, someone stole the station's SUV
Updated: 5 hours ago
World's Ugliest Dog Contest awards underdogs' inner beauty

World's Ugliest Dog Contest awards underdogs' inner beauty

Homely hounds turn out to celebrate imperfections at World's Ugliest Dog Contest in California
Updated: 6 hours ago
Workers help woman find necklace buried in hospital waste

Workers help woman find necklace buried in hospital waste

A New Jersey woman has been reunited with her special necklace, thanks to a group of hardworking sanitation workers
Updated: 10 hours ago
'That tree wants to live': Onlookers watch tree-moving prep

'That tree wants to live': Onlookers watch tree-moving prep

Workers in Idaho prepared to inflate rolling tubes beneath a massive sequoia that grew over more than a century from a seed sent by naturalist John Muir
Updated: 11 hours ago
Toilet charity gets Indian village to take on Trump name

Toilet charity gets Indian village to take on Trump name

A charity that provides toilets to poor Indians is helping a northern village rename itself after President Donald Trump
Published: 06/23/17

Kind act spreads to 167 drivers at Indiana McDonald's

A customer's act of kindness at a southern Indiana McDonald's sparked a chain reaction of niceness in its drive-thru line
Published: 06/23/17
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move

Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move

A massive sequoia sent to Boise as a small seedling by naturalist John Muir more than a century ago is now in the way of a hospital's expansion and plans are to move it two blocks away to city property
Published: 06/23/17

Worker bit in tussle with would-be thief over stripper pole

Police in Little Rock say a mall worker wrestled away a stripper pole from a would-be thief who bit the employee during the struggle
Published: 06/22/17
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

Under an Oregon roadkill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed last week by the governor, motorists who crash into the animals can now harvest the meat
Published: 06/22/17

British schoolboys don skirts amid shorts ban in heatwave

Boys at a British high school have found a novel way to skirt around strict uniform rules banning shorts as they swelter through a heatwave
Published: 06/22/17