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Bigfoot on the lam: Sasquatch statues vanish from Ohio store

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:03:22 GMT2017-04-26T15:03:22Z

NORTH LIMA, Ohio (AP) -- Police in Ohio are on the lookout for Bigfoot after a gift shop owner reported that statues of the hairy creature vanished from outside her store....

Toy given to police officer as safety talisman gets to Ohio

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:05:22 GMT2017-04-25T22:05:22Z

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Police in Ohio have received a stuffed toy given by a child to a Pennsylvania police officer to help keep him safe....

Stork delivery? Woman gives birth to baby at Nebraska zoo

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:21:15 GMT2017-04-25T18:21:15Z

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A woman whose baby was due mid-May went into labor early and gave birth at a Nebraska zoo....

World's last male northern white rhino gets help from Tinder

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:21:57 GMT2017-04-25T21:21:57Z

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- The world's last male northern white rhino has joined the Tinder dating app as wildlife experts make a last-chance breeding effort to keep his species alive....

New York bowler rolls perfect 300 game in just 86.9 seconds

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:02:00 GMT2017-04-25T20:02:00Z

CORTLAND, N.Y. (AP) -- A New York bowler has rolled a perfect 300 game in less than 90 seconds....

Reports of dog attacks interrupt Connecticut mail service

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:52:11 GMT2017-04-26T11:52:11Z

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) -- Some residents of a Connecticut neighborhood aren't receiving their mail at home anymore because a local dog is reportedly biting the mailmen....

Officer charged with punching casino bathroom attendant

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:15:02 GMT2017-04-26T14:15:02Z

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) -- A Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a 73-year-old casino bathroom attendant because "the water was too cold" is seeking to avoid prison....

Police: Man grew pot because he thought it'd be legal soon

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:15:10 GMT2017-04-26T12:15:10Z

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) -- Vermont police have arrested a man who acknowledged growing marijuana to prepare for possible statewide legalization of the drug....

Deputy wrangles feisty alligator in central Georgia

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:55:59 GMT2017-04-25T12:55:59Z

MACON, Ga. (AP) -- An alligator has been apprehended at a park in central Georgia after a sheriff's deputy wrestled the creature....

Wild monkey spotted in central Florida neighborhood

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:59:52 GMT2017-04-25T19:59:52Z

APOPKA, Fla. (AP) -- Wildlife officials are warning central Florida residents to stay away from wild monkeys after one was spotted in the area....