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Idaho police: Joey the indoor pet squirrel s

MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) — A pet squirrel named Joey prevented a burglary attempt in Idaho last week by scratching the teen suspect when he tried to break into a gun safe, police said….

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Albanian police find ton of marijuana hidden under house

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police say they have arrested a man who allegedly had 1.25 metric tons (1.38 tons) of dried cannabis hidden under his house….

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Jeans get governor booted from North Dakota Senate’s floor

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum's preference for wearing jeans got him booted from the state Senate's floor….

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Cheeky tribute: Patriots fan gets Brady tattoo on backside

BOSTON (AP) — Several people came into Boston Barber & Tattoo Co. on the day of New England Patriots Super Bowl victory parade seeking team tattoos, but one request was a little cheekier than the others….

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City police commissioner gets parking ticket, and pays up

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In Philadelphia, no one escapes the scrutiny of the parking authority – not even the city's police commissioner….

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Half-ton concrete bird snatched from perch at chicken farm

TAYLORSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Where do you hide a 1,000-pound chicken?…

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Player benched when ice rescue causes him to miss team bus

CLAYTON, N.Y. (AP) — A New York high school basketball player who helped rescue an ice fisherman from Lake Ontario was kept from suiting up for a game because the heroics caused him to miss the team bus….

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‘Firefall’ phenomenon wows visitors to Yosemite’s El Capitan

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Mother Nature is again putting on a show at California's Yosemite National Park, where every February the setting sun draws a narrow sliver of light on a waterfall to make it glow like a cascade of molten lava….

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Bad hair day: Student suspended for dying his hair pink

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi high school student who dyed his hair pink was suspended for violating the district's dress code policy….

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Cat goes on marathon jaunt from Netherlands to Austria

VIENNA (AP) — Six months after her cat ran away, a woman in the Netherlands is looking forward to a reunion – in an Austrian village 950 kilometers (nearly 600 miles) away….