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Bear cub strolls through drug store

ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Some shoppers at an Oregon drug store got a surprise when they saw a bear cub scurrying down the aisles. Witnesses say the cub...

Fort Worth firefighters use oxygen to save cat

North Texas firefighters have used oxygen on a cat that was rescued from a burning house after the residents escaped on their own.

Woman stuck in chimney after online dating goes bad

US firefighters rescued a woman from a chimney after she became stuck while allegedly breaking into the home of a man she met online, reports said Monday.

More than four million people tune in for dog telethon

Producers say more than 4,400 people filed adoption papers for homeless dogs during what was billed

It can happen to anyone: Obama's credit card declined

Apparently, even the president of the United States can have trouble with his credit card.

Weird museums: Travel off the beaten path

SEATTLE (AP) — Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to...

US statue of WWII journalist Pyle has typo

Ernie Pyle's statue needs an edit. A bronze statue of the famed World War II journalist on the Bloomington campus of Indiana University misspells the...

Two US babies born at 10:11, 12/13/14

CLEVELAND (AP) — Two U. S. babies were born at just the right minute: 10:11 on 12/13/14. Seven‑pound, 14-ounce (3.53-kilo) Hazel Grace was born...

Emu on the loose in Southern California traffic

TUSTIN, Calif. (AP) — It's not every day you see a 6-foot‑tall bird running in traffic. But Tustin police say that was the report Tuesday...

Sheep found wearing holiday sweater

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A sheep wearing a festive red‑and‑green sweater was found wandering around Omaha over the weekend. The Nebraska Humane...