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Friday, Aug 22, 2014

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Los Angeles port welcomes massive rubber duck

Los Angeles port welcomes massive rubber duck

World's biggest bath toy, a 60-foot rubber duck, floats into Los Angeles harbor
Published: 08/20/14
George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge, gets doused in cold water by Laura Bush
Published: 08/20/14

Stolen shopping scooter ride leads to jail

Police: Albuquerque man rode stolen electric shopping cart to visit with probation officer
Published: 08/20/14

Police have beef with shoplifting suspect

Where's the beef? Man accused of walking out of Oregon stores with meat worth $2,700
Published: 08/20/14

Wanted man rear-ends Washington police detective

Man wanted on 2 warrants arrested after rear-ending Washington police detective's car
Published: 08/20/14

An 86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

An 86-year-old Utah woman writes steamy romance novel about bored housewife
Published: 08/20/14
111-year-old from Japan recognized as oldest man

111-year-old from Japan recognized as oldest man

TOKYO — A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world’s oldest living man.
Published: 08/20/14

$21,000 falls off money truck after casino pickup

Money from New Jersey casino falls from armored truck's roof, nearly $21,000 missing
Published: 08/20/14

86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

86-year-old Utah woman writes steamy romance novel about bored housewife
Published: 08/19/14
Man shows up for jail in T-shirt with mug shot

Man shows up for jail in T-shirt with mug shot

Maine man shows up for 2-day jail sentence wearing T-shirt with his mug shot on it
Published: 08/19/14