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Admiring teen's courage, Dwayne Johnson declines prom invite

Admiring teen's courage, Dwayne Johnson declines prom invite

A Minnesota teen who asked her celebrity crush Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to prom got a huge surprise when he actually responded
Published: 04/23/18

Penn State says wilderness is too risky for outdoors clubs

A near-century-old outdoor recreation club will now refrain from going outside because it is too dangerous out in the wilderness, according to officials at Penn State University
Published: 04/23/18

Airline passenger fined after keeping free airline apple

The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol has fined a woman $500 for not declaring she was bringing a free apple into the U.S. that she received on her Delta Air Lines flight from Paris
Published: 04/23/18

Texas man sentenced to 50 years for $1.2M theft of fajitas

A Texas man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for stealing $1.2 million worth of fajitas over nine years
Published: 04/23/18
Town bids farewell to iconic, 200-year-old copper beech tree

Town bids farewell to iconic, 200-year-old copper beech tree

Officials in a western New York town are bidding a sad farewell to an iconic 200-year-old tree
Published: 04/23/18
Dream job: Harley-Davidson interns get a free motorcycle

Dream job: Harley-Davidson interns get a free motorcycle

Harley-Davidson is offering free motorcycles for those who join its paid summer internship program
Published: 04/23/18

Strip club agrees to replace racy billboard

The owner of a Connecticut adult entertainment club has agreed to replace a risqué billboard that sits along an interstate highway after several people complained
Published: 04/23/18
'Bow-Z' wows crowd at bulldog pageant for Drake Relays

'Bow-Z' wows crowd at bulldog pageant for Drake Relays

A two-year-old pup once destined to be euthanized was crowned the winner of Sunday's "Beautiful Bulldog Contest" at Drake University
Published: 04/22/18

Squirrel wins UC Berkeley student senate seat

A squirrel now occupies a student senate seat at the University of California, Berkeley
Published: 04/22/18

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

Broadway was closed to traffic for two Manhattan miles. Thirty blocks of Broadway was open only to pedestrians and bicycles from Times Square down to Union Square on Saturday
Published: 04/21/18