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Man sues to get license to marry Kentucky prison inmate

A Kentucky man is suing after he was denied a license to marry an inmate scheduled for another decade behind bars
Updated: 7 hours ago

Dirty deed: Shoplifter bags 26 containers of laundry soap

Shoplifter tries to steal 26 containers of laundry soap; fails to make a clean getaway
Updated: 7 hours ago
Bikini-clad Swedish cop makes arrest while sunbathing

Bikini-clad Swedish cop makes arrest while sunbathing

She was off duty and wearing a bikini but that didn't stop Swedish police officer Mikaela Kellner from apprehending a man she says stole her friend's mobile phone
Updated: 9 hours ago
Rare, foul-smelling 'corpse flower' blooms in New York City

Rare, foul-smelling 'corpse flower' blooms in New York City

A foul smelling plant known as the "corpse flower" is finally blooming at the New York Botanical Garden
Updated: 10 hours ago
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