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Attorney: Client ate 'everything' bagel, did not take drugs

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:43:32 GMT2017-07-24T23:43:32Z

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- An attorney for a man who pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in the takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge says his client tested positive for morphine because he ate an 'everything' bagel with poppy seeds....






Marijuana business offers weed for weeds on cleanup day

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:35:33 GMT2017-07-24T11:35:33Z

GARDINER, Maine (AP) -- A medical marijuana businessman in Maine is offering weed for weeds in a program to encourage Gardiner residents to clean up their city....



Wisconsin retail tech company offers to microchip its staff

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:26:08 GMT2017-07-25T13:26:08Z

RIVER FALLS, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin company is offering to microchip its employees, enabling them to open doors, log onto their computers and purchase break room snacks with a simple swipe of the hand....



8 Indiana siblings rack up 448 years of combined marriage

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:25:18 GMT2017-07-25T12:25:18Z

VINCENNES, Ind. (AP) -- Eight siblings who grew up in southwestern Indiana have amassed nearly 450 years of combined marriage....



Woman gets kidney donation from stranger-turned-friend

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:56:21 GMT2017-07-25T10:56:21Z

WINCHESTER, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts mother has a new outlook on life after receiving a kidney donation from a complete stranger....



City using goats to tame vegetation at closed landfill

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:39:08 GMT2017-07-24T19:39:08Z

KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- A New Hampshire city has turned to a herd of hungry goats to tame the vegetation at its closed landfill....



Philadelphia-area transit agency deals with station spiders

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:02:38 GMT2017-07-25T12:02:38Z

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia area's transit agency is dealing with a spider problem at one station in the city....



He was purrfect: Honorary cat mayor in Alaska town dies

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 22:39:21 GMT2017-07-23T22:39:21Z

TALKEETNA, Alaska (AP) -- Stubbs, the honorary feline mayor of the Alaska town of Talkeetna, has died at the age of 20....



Police: Men arrested trying to buy drugs at police station

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:57:11 GMT2017-07-24T17:57:11Z

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Police say two men have been arrested after they tried to buy drugs from an officer at a Connecticut police station....