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Woman calls cops worried semen in thermos might explode

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman trying to get pregnant via artificial insemination called police because she feared the thermos she...

Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

RICHMOND, British Columbia (AP) — A college student has startling video of a sea lion snatching a girl off a dock and yanking her...

Thailand’s chunky monkey on diet after gorging on junk food

  BY KAWEEWIT KAEWJINDA BANGKOK (AP) — A morbidly obese wild monkey who gorged himself on junk food and soda left behind by tourists has been...

Family business charged with smuggling sea cucumbers to US

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A father and son have been indicted on charges of smuggling illegally harvested sea cucumbers worth more than $17 million...

British WWII veteran, 101, breaks skydiving record

LONDON (AP) — A 101-year-old D-Day veteran has become the oldest person in the world to skydive. Bryson William Verdun Hayes completed a tandem skydive...

Body farm for researchers and detectives opens near Tampa

BY TAMARA LUSH LAND O'LAKES, Fla. (AP) — A "body farm" where researchers can study how corpses decompose will open next week in the Tampa...

Los Angeles company recalls deer-antler tea after 2 get sick

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Department of Public Health says a Los Angeles company is recalling tea made from deer antler after two...

Drunken driving suspect gives her name as Hillary Clinton

CHALKHILL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a drunken driving suspect who was chased by police from Maryland into Pennsylvania identified herself as Hillary Clinton. Pennsylvania...

In dairy-obsessed Wisconsin, plan just too ‘gouda’ to fail

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The plan was too "gouda" to fail. The Wisconsin Legislature agreed Tuesday to make cheese the official dairy product of the...

Vehicle accelerates during auto auction, killing at least 2

BILLERICA, Mass. (AP) — A vehicle suddenly accelerated at an auto auction and struck several people before it crashed through a wall of the...

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Cosby tweets thanks, defense demands mistrial over impasse

BY MARYCLAIRE DALE and MICHAEL R. SISAK NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby thanked his fans and supporters on Friday as a jury deliberated sexual...

Student freed by North Korea has severe neurological injury

BY DAKE KANG and DAN SEWELL WYOMING, Ohio (AP) — An American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea and returned to his home...

Judge faces legal quagmire in teen texting suicide trial

BY DENISE LAVOIE BOSTON (AP) — Michelle Carter and Conrad Roy III are both sad figures in a teenage tragedy that ended with Roy killing...