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5 days ago

Idaho official: Kobe Bryant’s remarks help save potato truck

EAGLE, Idaho (AP) — Kobe Bryant's recent mention of the Great Big Idaho Potato Truck might have helped save the traveling advertisement from a premature retirement, according to the head of a state agency that promotes Idaho potatoes….

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5 days ago

Ohio couple weds at starting line, then runs half-marathon

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — This year's Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon in Ohio will be a race to remember for one couple who married at the starting line before running the event's half-marathon….

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5 days ago

STORY REMOVED: BC-US-ODD-Tuition Giveaway

PROVO, Utah (AP) — The Associated Press has withdrawn its story about a Brigham Young student winning $100,000 for his tuition during a football game because the event happened in 2014….

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5 days ago

Utah student wins $100,000 for tuition at football game

PROVO, Utah (AP) — A Brigham Young University student won $100,000 for his tuition during a football game on Saturday….

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6 days ago

Trump top suggestion to replace Robert E. Lee school name

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A YU-U-U-GE name is the most popular suggested replacement name for a Texas elementary school named after the top hero of the Confederacy….

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6 days ago

No Soup For You: Man upset after restaurant runs out of soup

MANSFIELD, Texas (AP) — A Texas lawyer upset that he wasn't provided a cup of soup during a recent meal has notified a restaurant owner that he'll sue if not reimbursed the $2.25 for the soup….

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1 week ago

Man dumps non-toxic green dye into Alaska creek as a prank

KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — Authorities say the green water flowing in the Ketchikan Creek that caused some panic and drew a response from multiple agencies was the result of a prank….

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1 week ago

Rhino follows worker to staff yard at Denver Zoo

DENVER (AP) — A greater one-horned rhino was able to leave part of its enclosure at the Denver Zoo and wander into a yard occupied by staff and volunteers….

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1 week ago

Massachusetts man returns human ashes found at the beach

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man trying to enjoy a book at the beach got quite the surprise when he found a box containing human ashes….

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1 week ago

Ice cream in a former funeral parlor? A taste to die for

CHICOPEE, Mass. (AP) — The owner of a new western Massachusetts ice cream shop says his delicious dishes are "a taste to die for."…