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Is that really a beached whale beneath Paris’ Notre Dame?

PARIS (AP) — A sperm whale appears to have beached on an embankment in the shadow of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Or maybe not. A...

London Zoo welcomes a new kind of visitor: Robotic dinosaurs

LONDON (AP) — London Zoo is welcoming a new star attraction this summer: robotic dinosaurs. Visitors will see robotic replicas of Mesozoic-era dinosaurs, including T....

Man beats odds of catching blue lobster, donates to science

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire lobsterman has joined an elite club after catching a rare blue lobster. The Portsmouth Herald reports Greg Ward...

Dog pulls baby deer from water to save it from drowning

PORT JEFFERSON, N.Y. (AP) — A dog that saw a baby deer in danger of drowning in New York jumped in and dragged it...

Community awaits answers in fatal Minnesota police shooting

BY AMY FORLITI and JEFF BAENEN MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual...

Florida driver survives crash when metal object falls on van

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has survived a harrowing drive after a large piece of scrap metal fell from a tractor-trailer and...

Man trapped in ATM slips notes to customers begging for help

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Police say a Texas man who became trapped inside an ATM machine slipped notes to customers via the receipt...

Me want cocaine? Drugs found inside Cookie Monster

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A stash of cocaine hidden inside a Cookie Monster doll has landed a Florida man in jail on a drug...

Tinder kick-starts delayed date by sending couple to Hawaii

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio college students are set for an epic Tinder date in Hawaii that's been three years in the making. Kent...

Cop: Woman nabbed for drugs demands them back, is rearrested

SALEM, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a New Hampshire woman arrested for drug possession returned to the police station to demand the drugs be...

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Abortion waiting period goes back to court

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