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Jimmy the Groundhog turns on Wisconsin mayor

A mayor in Wisconsin has learned a valuable lesson about his city's weather‑predicting critter: Don't get too close.

A dozen loose buffaloes shot, killed after crossing US highway

Fifteen bison that escaped from a farm were intentionally shot and killed Friday after they dashed past...

Large bird attacks jogger, Owl blamed

An Oregon jogger thought someone knocked him in the head or he got hit by lightning or may have suffered a stroke when he felt a big blow to the head last...

Sex club vowing to become a church

A Nashville swingers club has undergone a conversion — it says it's now a church — in order to win city approval so it can open next to a...

Woman finds python during nighttime potty visit

A 62-year‑old woman says she discovered a python on her bathroom floor when she went to take an overnight potty break.

Texas dogs sniff out snails in Ecuador's Galapagos

When Darwin the Labrador retriever crashed out of a service dog program for people, conservationists found him a very different sort of job: sniffing out...

Strip club gets neighborhood award for cleanliness

A Chicago strip club has received an award for its efforts at dressing up the neighborhood.

Teen wears fake bomb to ask date to prom

A Washington teen who strapped fake explosives to his body in a stunt to ask a date to prom ha

Ebola clue may lurk in 10 million bats in fig trees

At 4:50 a.m. at the Kasanka National Park in northern Zambia, tourists watch from a platform in a tree as the sound of millions of wings accompanies the...

Scottish collie behind wheel of runaway vehicle causes scare

Don the Sheepdog might want to learn a new trick: applying the brakes. The border collie inspired a traf