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6 hours ago

Wedding aboard boat interrupted when ship runs aground

BOSTON (AP) — A wedding reception aboard a boat got off to a rocky start when the vessel ran aground off Georges Island in Boston Harbor….

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1 day ago

Porcupine sculpture stolen from Maine airport is replaced

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A prickly steel-and-nails sculpture of a mama porcupine and its baby has replaced a statue that was stolen from an airport in Maine….

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2 days ago

Dog day: Officer finds 911 caller, now both lost in woods

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A police officer dashed into the woods alone to search for a man who called 911 saying he ran into forest to escape two armed men….

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3 days ago

Mudslide slogs travel on key route in Glacier National Park

WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) — For tourists trying to get to some sights in Glacier National Park, it's been a dam inconvenience….

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3 days ago

Police say man used front-loader to break into liquor store

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska police say a man used a stolen front-end loader to break into a liquor store and then led officers on a low-speed chase early Thursday….

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3 days ago

New England beachgoers warned: Don’t take selfies with seals

BOSTON (AP) — The feds have a warning for beachgoers in New England during Memorial Day weekend: Don't take selfies with the seals….

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3 days ago

Boat from 19th century found under New Jersey home

HIGHLANDS, N.J. (AP) — Workers raising a waterfront home in New Jersey made a nautical discovery: a 44-foot wooden boat from the 19th century….

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3 days ago

‘Infamous’ yearbook quotes prompt school district apology

LEETSDALE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district has apologized after quotes from Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and an Islamic State leader were printed in the graduating class section of this year's high school yearbook….

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3 days ago

Thai man bloodied but unbowed after intimate attack by snake

BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai man is recovering from a bloody encounter with a 3-meter (10-foot) python that slithered through the plumbing of his home and latched its jaws onto his penis as he was using a squat toilet….

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4 days ago

A pup named Potato? 15 were registered in NYC last year

NEW YORK (AP) — Bella and Max are top dogs in New York City….