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May 14, 2016
Not-so-great escape: 2 tigers recaptured in Dutch sanctuary
Two tigers escaped from their enclosure at a Dutch big cat sanctuary Saturday, prompting police to warn residents to stay ...
May 12, 2016
Woof: Serena Williams eats dog food, instantly regrets it
The gourmet food Serena Williams ordered off the hotel room-service menu for dogs looked good enough for her to eat. So the ...
May 12, 2016
Referees at Czech soccer game banned for odd behavior
Two referees in the Czech soccer league have been banned indefinitely after one appeared to be drunk on the sideline and the ...
May 12, 2016
Call him Lord Prime Minister: Cambodia wants PM's title used
For years, some Cambodian media have referred to the country's longtime leader simply as Prime Minister Hun Sen.
May 10, 2016
Scientists declare 'Boaty McBoatface' contest a success
There's no sinking feeling for the scientists who inadvertently gave the world Boaty McBoatface. In fact, they're buoyant.
May 05, 2016
NYPD boogies down for Running Man Challenge dance-off
Officers from the New York Police Department are shaking their booties in response to a challenge to participate in the ...
May 04, 2016
The fireman's pole is history _ at least in Vienna
The fireman's pole is history — at least in Vienna. Firefighter spokesman Lukas Schauer says the last pole in the Austrian ...
May 01, 2016
Albania hopes to lure tourists with Communist nuclear bunker
Who doesn't want to see a formerly top-secret Communist nuclear bunker? A facility that was designed to keep Albania running ...
April 29, 2016
Pop went the weasel and down went the Large Hadron Collider
It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized — temporarily — by a weasel.
April 27, 2016
Russian girl, age 10, flies without ticket or ID
Russian transport police say a 10-year old girl flew from Moscow to St. Petersburg without identification or a ticket.
April 19, 2016
UK official: New ship unlikely to be named Boaty McBoatface
Boaty McBoatface may be sunk. Britain's science minister has indicated that the country's newest polar research vessel is ...
April 18, 2016
Madrid mayor: Dog poop culprits may have to clean streets
Dog owners in Madrid beware: Pick up after your pooch or face working as a street cleaner. Madrid Mayor Manuela Carmena is ...
April 14, 2016
Robot finds 'monster' in Loch Ness _ but it's a movie prop
An underwater robot exploring Loch Ness has discovered a dark, monster-shaped mass in its depths. Disappointingly, tourism ...
April 14, 2016
So long, suckers! Inky the octopus makes an amazing escape
Inky the octopus waited until it was dark and the staff had gone home from the National Aquarium of New Zealand before making ...
April 08, 2016
High-altitude balloon takes stuffed dog Sam to stratosphere
Sam the Dog has gone where no stuffed animal has gone before — into the stratosphere and the English unknown. Teachers and ...
April 07, 2016
Swedes invite world to call 'random' citizens on new hotline
Ever felt like calling up a complete stranger in Sweden? Now is your chance. The Swedish Tourist Association has set up a ...
April 04, 2016
Croatian police probe massive theft from its headquarters
Croatian police are investigating the reported theft of 280,000 euros ($320,000) and two kilograms (4.4 pounds) of gold — all ...
April 01, 2016
Chinese news agency tells readers to ignore April Fools' Day
China's Communist Party has a new target in its campaign against pernicious Western cultural influences: April Fools' Day.
March 31, 2016
Rhode Island governor says Iceland video may draw tourists
Rhode Island's governor says people searching for Iceland online are finding her state instead because of a goof in its ...
March 30, 2016
Painted olives, tainted sugar top Interpol list of fake food
It reads like the world's worst menu. Italian olives painted with copper sulphate solution, Sudanese sugar tainted with ...