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PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — A Florida animal trapper says he corralled a large alligator by playing with it until it got tired after it hopped into a residential swimming pool.Celebrity trapper Paul Bedard, who is contracted with the state's nuisance alligator program, said Thursday that he was …
BAGLEY, Iowa (AP) — Blood may be thicker than water, but it'll still flood your basement.Nick Lestina found this out the hard way two weeks ago when he discovered 5 inches (13 centimeters) of blood, fat and other animal tissue flooding his family's basement in Bagley, which is about 45 miles …
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state man was charged with a felony assault after police say he attacked his roommate believing he acknowledged being a vampire.Kitsap Sun reported Monday that a Kitsap County court charged the 40-year-old Bremerton man Monday after he was suspected of …
DADE CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man repeatedly called 911 to report that his roommate had stolen his marijuana.A deputy for the Pasco County Sheriff's Office posted a Twitter response to the man's calls Saturday night: Stop calling.Deputy Neal Zalva says in the Twitter video …
NEW YORK (AP) — A pack of handsome brothers is getting settled at New York's Bronx Zoo.The foxlike wild dogs — called dholes (dohlz) — were born at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in 2016.The trio, named Roan, Apollo and Kito, have brownish-red coats dappled with white markings, …
HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California pumpkin hobbyist has won first place at the 46th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh Off, setting a record for the largest in California.Leonardo Urena of Napa won $15,000 Monday when his pumpkin logged 2,175 pounds (986 …
CLEARFIELD, Utah (AP) — Two Utah firefighters responding to a car crash left the scene with purple manicures after calming a young girl upset over the collision.North Davis Fire District Chief Allen Hadley and Captain Kevin Lloyd checked on the crying and screaming girl while medics …
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine has decided that eating like a pig could be a good thing, especially for schools looking to cut down on food waste.A law saying schools can give food scraps away to pig farmers is now on the books in the state.The practice of feeding human food waste to pigs …
VIENNA (AP) — Roger Bannister, 1954. Eliud Kipchoge, 2019?Like the sub-four minute mile, running a marathon in less than two hours had seemed impossible — until Saturday. But this time there's an asterisk: Olympic champion Kipchoge performed his feat under conditions so tightly …
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A toy fox terrier that disappeared from its family's south Florida home in 2007 was found this week over a thousand miles away in Pittsburgh and reunited with its owner on Friday.The 14-year-old named Dutchess was found hungry, shivering and in serious need of a nail trim …
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaii family has won a place with the Guinness World Records for the world's heaviest avocado.The Pokini family from the island of Maui received the Guinness certificate this week for the avocado weighing 5.6 pounds (2.54 kilograms), The Maui News reported …
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A plane crash turned into a traffic crash when a small aircraft having engine trouble made an emergency landing on an Ohio roadway and rear-ended a car near an intersection.The two pilots aboard the plane and the driver in the BMW they hit weren't seriously hurt in the …
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Cans of beer have littered the parking lot of a church of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a Salt Lake City suburb after a semi-trailer crashed that was carrying cases of brew banned by the faith.Sandy Police Stg. Jason Nielsen said the semitrailer …
The world's largest 3D printer has created the world's largest 3D-printed boat. And the University of Maine demonstrated Thursday that it's seaworthy.The university unveiled the 25-foot, 5,000-pound boat that was printed at the university's Advanced Structures & Composite Center. It's one …
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Officials in a southwest Missouri city are planting small flags in piles of abandoned dog poop as part of a campaign to get residents to clean up after their pets downtown.The Police Department in Springfield, Missouri, posted photos of the flags in use on its …
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pittsburgh area couple found out where all their walnuts have gone.It turns out squirrels stored more than 200 of them under the hood of the couple's SUV.Chris Persic tells KDKA-TV his wife called to say the vehicle smelled like it was burning. When she popped the hood, …
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico football coach has been fired and faces criminal charges after authorities said a student used a cellphone video to capture the coach on video taking money from a player's wallet.State Police arrested Miyamura High School coach John D. Roanhaus on Saturday …
CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio homeowner never envisioned becoming semi-famous because of a goat butting its way into her home and taking a nap in her bathroom."This is the most random story in the world," Jennifer Keathley said Tuesday, breaking out into laughter.The break-in happened Friday …
NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Baldwin says he fell for a "scam" Statue of Liberty tour.The actor shared his experience on Instagram Sunday. He says he bought $40 tickets for a boat tour of the Statue of Liberty for his family. But they were instead escorted to a shuttle bus to New Jersey.The Daily …
LAFAYETTE, Calif. (AP) — More than two dozen wild pigs have been ripping up a park, soccer fields, lawns and landscaping as they look for food in a San Francisco Bay Area community.Jonathan Katayanagi, Lafayette's director of parks, tells the East Bay Times that feral hogs have been spotted …

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