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Odd Side – February 12, 2019

Idaho Looks Into Loud Cannon Fire at Governor’s Inauguration BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Idaho National Guard’s commanding officer says he will look into 19 startlingly loud ceremonial canon blasts that…

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Elephant Seals Take Over California Beach During Shutdown SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A colony of elephant seals took over a beach in Northern California during the government shutdown when there…

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Odd Side – January 29, 2019

German Man Survives Ride Between Two Train Cars at 125 Mph BERLIN (AP) – Police say a German man who ducked out of a train for a cigarette during a…

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Odd Side – January 22, 2019

Austrian Train Workers Rescue Wild Goat Buried in Snowdrift BERLIN (AP) — Austrian news agency APA reported Wednesday two workers leapt out of the train and shoveled through the snow…

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Odd Side – January 15, 2019

Cincinnati Zoo’s Premature Hippo Fiona Hits Big Milestone CINCINNATI (AP) – The Cincinnati Zoo is celebrating another milestone for its famous premature baby hippo. The zoo said Wednesday that Fiona…

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Odd Side – January 8, 2019

350-Pound Headstone Stolen From Massachusetts Business PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts business owner doesn’t know who broke into her company, but she does know they had to have been…

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Odd Side – January 1, 2019

Candidate Whose Missed Vote Led to Tie Loses on Dice Roll WALNUT RIDGE, Ark. (AP) – A city council candidate in northeastern Arkansas whose runoff election ended in a tie…

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The Odd Side – December 25, 2018

Inmate Hitches Ride With Officer, Goes Back to Jail GREENUP, Ky. (AP) – A jail inmate who escaped from authorities and tried hitchhiking along a highway didn’t enjoy freedom for…

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Odd Side – December 18, 2018

Beloved Gift Shop Turtle Celebrates 50th Birthday Party BRISTOL, N.H. (AP) — A turtle given to a bedridden little boy in New Hampshire back in 1968 has celebrated her 50th…

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Odd Side – December 11, 2018

Dutch Court Rejects Man’s Request to Be 20 Years Younger THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch motivational speaker Emile Ratelband may feel like a 49-year-old but according to Dutch law…

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Odd Side – December 4, 2018

Expert: Rare Snake With 2 Heads Found in Virginia Has Died WAYNESBORO, Va. (AP) — A wildlife expert says a rare, two-headed snake found several months ago in Virginia near…

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Odd Side – November 27, 2018

Police: Mom Drove With Son on Car Hood Over Dentist Dispute BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania mom faces criminal charges for allegedly driving with her son on the hood…

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Odd Side – November 20, 2018

Causing an Uproar: Lion-Car Combo the Latest in Selfie Fad PARIS (AP) — When Paris police officers found a lion cub in a Lamborghini during a traffic stop, they exposed…

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Odd Side – November 13, 2018

Surprise: Large Alligator Found in Kansas City Apartment KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri landlord stumbled upon an unwanted house guest while evicting a tenant: a large alligator in…

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Odd Side – November 6, 2018

New Mexico Man: My Dog Charlie Accidentally Shot Me LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) – A New Mexico man is recovering after he says his dog Charlie shot him. Yes, he…

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Odd Side – October 30, 2018

Hawaii Bonsai Tree Stolen After Owner Cared for It for Decades HONOLULU (AP) – Hawaii police are trying to find a rare bonsai tree that was stolen from a nursery owner…

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Odd Side – October 16, 2018

Gecko Pocket Dials ‘Bazillion’ Times From Hawaii Seal Hospital HONOLULU (AP) – If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals, you…

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The Odd Side – October 9, 2018

Rhode Island Man Wins First Prize for 1-Ton Pumpkin TOPSFIELD, Mass. (AP) —A Rhode Island man has won the prize for the heaviest pumpkin at the Topsfield Fair in Massachusetts…

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Odd Side – September 4, 2018

Bomb Technicians Detonate Mine in Puget Sound BROWNSVILLE, Wash. (AP) – Coast Guard and Navy bomb technicians have detonated what they said appeared to be an unidentified mine floating in…

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Odd Side – August 28, 2018

Coast Guard Offering Reward for Info on Buoy Bell Thieves PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Coast Guard is offering a reward for information about brass gongs and bells that have…

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