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Freshman emails every Claudia on campus after Tinder mishap
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- A Missouri State University student who feared he swiped a potential sweetheart out of his life with a dating app mishap has emailed every Claudia on campus to find her....

Police: Angry fast-food worker beans supervisor with burrito

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- Police say a fast-food worker upset at having to work a morning shift has given new meaning to a burrito to go, slinging a hot one at his Taco Bell supervisor....

Eagles fan who slammed into pole in subway says he's OK
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia Eagles fan whose attempt to rally subway passengers for a playoff game ended with him running into a concrete pole says he's doing OK and a viral video shows the "passion" of Philly fans....





California cop feeds critter for Squirrel Appreciation Day
CLOVIS, Calif. (AP) -- You may have overlooked Squirrel Appreciation Day, but the police force in Clovis, California, didn't forget....

State unveils license plate for team that left 20 years ago

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- The Hartford Whalers left Connecticut 20 years ago, but their beloved logo will now appear on vehicles gliding along the state's highways....

Philadelphia greasing light poles to stop fans from climbing
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Workers in Philadelphia are greasing light poles in a bid to prevent fans from climbing up them after the NFC Championship game....

75 years since massive temperature swing in Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) -- Monday marks the 75th anniversary of a startling weather event that put a western South Dakota city in the record books: In just two minutes, the temperature in Spearfish jumped from negative 4 degrees (-20 Celsius) to 45 degrees (7 Celsius) on Jan. 22, 1943....

Buzz off: Ohio college want vultures to leave campus
GRANVILLE, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio liberal arts college is hanging effigies in trees and using pyrotechnics to move destructive vultures off campus....

Dozens dressed as Tyrannosaurus rex descend on public square
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- His name means "king of the tyrant lizards," but sometimes Tyrannosaurus rex just wants to party....