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Thursday, May 25, 2017

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Library brings drag queens, kids together for story hour

Library brings drag queens, kids together for story hour

A New York City library is bringing drag queens and kids together for story hour
Published: 05/16/17

Police: Man dons Home Depot apron to steal air conditioners

Police say a man donned an orange Home Depot apron and posed as an employee to steal air conditioners in New Hampshire
Published: 05/16/17

Marathon mistake sends some runners an extra half-mile

Organizers of a Maine marathon are apologizing for a course error that caused many runners to go an extra half-mile, costing some a chance to run in next year's Boston Marathon
Published: 05/16/17
Deliveryman takes pizza to riders on stalled Amtrak train

Deliveryman takes pizza to riders on stalled Amtrak train

A pizza delivery man in Delaware got an order from an unusual address: a stalled Amtrak train traveling from New York to Washington
Published: 05/15/17
The Latest: Amtrak says pizza delivery 'extremely dangerous'

The Latest: Amtrak says pizza delivery 'extremely dangerous'

Amtrak is apologizing for one of its trains stalling but says it was "extremely dangerous" for a pizza deliveryman to deliver a pie to stranded passengers
Published: 05/15/17

Man thanks iPhone's Siri for saving his life in explosion

A New Hampshire man who was injured in a house explosion is thanking Siri for saving his life
Published: 05/15/17
British WWII veteran, 101, breaks skydiving record

British WWII veteran, 101, breaks skydiving record

A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has become the oldest person in the world to skydive
Published: 05/15/17

'Sting' operation leads to recovery of stolen bees

A Montana beekeeper has recovered hives that were stolen from him in California, thanks to an agricultural sting operation
Published: 05/13/17

Undercover agents find registered church to be sex club

Undercover inspectors have determined that a building registered as a church was being operated as a sex club
Published: 05/13/17
Inflatable sculpture of ballerina by Jeff Koons unveiled

Inflatable sculpture of ballerina by Jeff Koons unveiled

A massive inflatable ballerina created by artist Jeff Koons is the latest public art installation at New York's Rockefeller Center
Published: 05/13/17