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Coin flip decides new president of southern Illinois village

BYMARION, Ill. (AP) — A coin flip has decided who will lead a tiny southern Illinois town after an election this month ended in...

Starbucks barista has meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino

SEATTLE (AP) — A Starbucks barista has taken to social media hoping to make orders for the coffee chain's much buzzed about Unicorn Frappuccino...

Who stashed gold inside a British piano? It’s a mystery

LONDON (AP) — British officials say they've been unable to trace the rightful heirs to a trove of gold coins found stashed inside a...

Loud sex sounds interrupt pro tennis match in Florida

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — An outdoor professional tennis match in Florida came to a brief halt amid sounds of loud sex. Frances Tiafoe was about...

Oklahoma police chief issues himself a speeding ticket

  SPERRY, Okla. (AP) — The police chief of a small northeast Oklahoma community says he issued himself a citation for speeding, but only after...

Ohio man turns in $14,000 found on side of road

  WORTHINGTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man says he was trying to set a good example for his children when he turned in $14,000...

California Chick-fil-A store seeks stolen cow costumes

  FOLSOM, Calif. (AP) — A California Chick-fil-A franchise is waiting for its cows to come home after thieves absconded with three mascot costumes from...

University of Michigan unveils 1,500-pound Rubik’s Cube

BY MIKE HOUSEHOLDER ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — University of Michigan mechanical engineering students have made one of the most popular puzzle games much larger....

Boy, 8, craves burger, drives dad’s van to McDonald’s

EAST PALESTINE, Ohio (AP) — A craving for a McDonald's cheeseburger apparently prompted an 8-year-old Ohio boy to take his 4-year-old sister for a...

Teen’s quest for Wendy’s nuggets gets huge Twitter support

  RENO, Nev. (AP) — A teen's Twitter stunt to win a year of free chicken nuggets from Wendy's might become the platform's most retweeted...

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A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an...

Firefighters Mopping Hot Spots in Golden Gate Estates: UPDATE – STILL...

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LCSO Sharing Little Regarding Lehigh Homicide Investigation: UPDATE – VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released limited information regarding the death investigation that began on Thursday afternoon on 4 Street West in Lehigh Acres. Now reported...

Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

  BY ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio...