Thursday, April 27, 2017

Weird

babies in a hospital nursery

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) — Two sets of new parents were surprised to learn their babies were part of a Shakespearean connection at a Florida hospital just two weeks after another ...
Feathers fly as participants take part in a giant pillow fight in Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday, April 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The feathers were flying in downtown Los Angeles. Hundreds of people traded soft blows in LA’s Pershing Square in a giant pillow fight that dwarfed even ...
In a March 20, 2015 photo, Common Pleas Judge Paul Pozonsky, center, exits the courtroom with his defense attorney Robert Del Greco, right, and associate Mark Fiorilli, left, after pleading guilty to several charges involving the theft of cocaine evidence at the Washington County Courthouse in Pittsburgh. (Michael Henninger/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)

BY JOE MANDAK PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former judge convicted of stealing cocaine from evidence in the county drug court he founded has asked the state’s Supreme Court to consider ...
Oxford Men's crew celebrate their victory over Cambridge after the Men's Boat Race on the River Thames, in London, Sunday April 2, 2017. (Steven Paston/PA Wire via AP)

LONDON (AP) — Hours after police removed an unexploded World War II-era bomb near the start of the course on the River Thames, Oxford reclaimed the boat race title from ...

BY DAVE COLLINS HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A college student whose father was killed in the Sept. 11 attacks has died after choking during a pancake-eating contest. Police said 20-year-old ...
The Dec. 12, 2010 file photo shows the gold coin 'Big Maple Leaf' in the Bode Museum in Berlin. (Marcel Mettelsiefen/dpa via AP)

BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say suspects used a wheelbarrow to make off with a 100-kilogram (221-pound) gold coin worth millions. Police said Tuesday at least two burglars broke into ...
This photo provided by the Winchester Police Department shows Jeremy Putman, who police in Winchester, Va., arrested Friday, March 24, 2017, after callers reported seeing him walking, wearing a cape, carrying a sword and made up as the Batman villain the Joker. (Winchester Police Department via AP)

WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia have arrested a man who was dressed as comic book villain the Joker and reportedly carrying a sword. Winchester Police Department spokeswoman Jennifer ...

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — An Islamic television station in Senegal says it has filed a formal complaint against unknown saboteur “X” for taking over the network and airing pornography instead ...
A supply of Kerrygold Pure Irish Butter sits amidst other butters on a store shelf Friday, March 17, 2017 in Edina, Minnesota. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

BY CARA LOMBARDO MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin resident Jean Smith snatches up entire stocks of her beloved Kerrygold Irish butter from stores when visiting family in Nebraska, thanks to ...
In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017, photo Dr. Ruth Marcec holds an Imitator Dart frog at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak, Michigan. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

BY MIKE HOUSEHOLDER ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — Dr. Ruth is bringing her sex-pertise to the Detroit Zoo. Not to be confused with famed human sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer, ...
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