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5 days ago

Massachusetts man runs for 10,000 consecutive days

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong – 27 years later….

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5 days ago

Men caught playing ball at unfinished Connecticut stadium

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Hartford Yard Goats won't be the first to take the field at Dunkin' Donuts Park when the Double-A team makes it long-awaited debut at the new stadium….

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6 days ago

12-year-old California student ready to start university

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical researcher by the time he turns 18….

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6 days ago

Couple credits cat with alerting to fire in Vegas-area home

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas-area couple is crediting their cat to alerting them to a fire in their home….

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6 days ago

Spanish priest pleads for divine intervention to repair road

MADRID (AP) — A Spanish priest says he has given up hope that local authorities in his parish of Xestoso in the northwest of the country will fix the potholes in the roads so he has asked for divine intervention….

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6 days ago

7-year-old boy wakes up dad, pair escapes house fire

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Orange County say a 7-year-old boy didn't hesitate when he smelled smoke at his home, waking up his sleeping father so the pair could escape a spreading fire….

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6 days ago

12-year-old Sacramento student ready to start university

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A 12-year-old Sacramento student who already has three college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical researcher by the time he turns 18….

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1 week ago

No clothes? No beach. Court rules against Spanish naturists

MADRID (AP) — Nudists have lost a seven-year legal battle for access to a popular tourist resort beach on Spain's southwestern tip….

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1 week ago

Blimp makes emergency landing at construction site, deflates

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A blimp has made an emergency landing and deflated at a construction site next to a Philadelphia highway….

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1 week ago

No Joke: 3 mayors walk into an elevator, get stuck

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Three mayors walk into an elevator – but what happened next was no joke, though the officials managed to amuse themselves until they could be rescued about 40 minutes later….