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Officials say postal worker hoarded over 17K pieces of mail

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 22:02:44 GMT2018-04-20T22:02:44Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- A postal worker who prosecutors say hoarded away more than 17,000 pieces of undelivered mail in New York City allegedly told investigators he was overwhelmed by the amount of mail he had to deliver....



Bus leaves Cleveland for New York, ends up in Toledo

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:29:07 GMT2018-04-20T05:29:07Z

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Greyhound says it is investigating how a bus meant to take passengers from Cleveland to New York ended up in Toledo....



It's true! Broadway was traffic-free for 2 Manhattan miles

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:15:43 GMT2018-04-21T22:15:43Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- It was a bold New York experiment: closing Broadway to traffic for two Manhattan miles....



Michigan couple gives 14th son creative middle name

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:52:37 GMT2018-04-20T17:52:37Z

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) -- A Michigan couple had a little bit of fun naming their 14th son....



Homeowner finds naked intruder in her tub, eating Cheetos

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:26:42 GMT2018-04-19T10:26:42Z

MONROE, La. (AP) -- Police in Louisiana say a woman came home to discover a naked stranger in her tub, eating her Cheetos while taking a bath....



Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:12:52 GMT2018-04-20T14:12:52Z

GEORGETOWN, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term "best friend."...



California tortoise with cracked shell gets $4,000 repair

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 05:19:39 GMT2018-04-19T05:19:39Z

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in California is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it....



420's long, strange trip to pot holiday began in California

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 21:27:18 GMT2018-04-18T21:27:18Z

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) -- Friday is April 20, or 4/20. That's the numerical code for marijuana's high holiday, a homage to pot's enduring appeal and universal slang for smoking....



WiFi network named 'remote detonator' prompts gym evacuation

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:37:10 GMT2018-04-16T16:37:10Z

SAGINAW TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) -- A Michigan gym patron looking for a WiFi connection found one named "remote detonator," prompting an evacuation and precautionary search of the facility by a bomb-sniffing dog....