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Alabama man to display head of 820-pound hog shot in yard
SAMSON, Ala. (AP) -- Hogs aren't unusual in rural south Alabama, but Wade Seago said he'd never seen anything like the 820-pound (372-kilogram) animal he shot and killed in his front yard....

Cops: Customer threatened to shoot someone over bad sandwich
SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio (AP) -- Police in suburban Cleveland say a fast-food restaurant customer angry about the way his sandwich tasted and looked threatened to shoot somebody over it....

Self-described drug dealer calls 911, reports stolen cocaine
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Calling 911 to report a stolen bag of cocaine probably wasn't the best idea for a self-described Florida drug dealer....





Man beats odds of catching blue lobster, donates to science
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) -- A New Hampshire lobsterman has joined an elite club after catching a rare blue lobster....

10-year-old boy trips over 1.2M-year-old fossil in desert
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) -- A boy's misstep on a family hike in New Mexico has given the world a prehistoric wonder....

Dad arrested for speeding to hospital with wife in labor
PINEVILLE, La. (AP) -- A Louisiana man who was rushing his wife to the hospital at speeds topping 100 mph (161 kph) missed his child's birth because he was in jail....

Dog pulls baby deer from water to save it from drowning

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PORT JEFFERSON, N.Y. (AP) -- A dog that saw a baby deer in danger of drowning in New York jumped in and dragged it to shore....

Truck laden with chocolate goes up in flames on UK highway
LONDON (AP) -- Traffic on a major highway in England has been disrupted for hours after a truck laden with chocolate bars burst into flames....

Stranded fugitive arrested after flagging down deputy
RACELAND, La. (AP) -- A fugitive who authorities say evaded capture since 2013 has been arrested after he flagged down a deputy in Louisiana....

Man overboard uses prosthetic leg to stay afloat
DOYLESTOWN, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio man says his prosthetic leg helped save his life after he went overboard during a fishing trip....