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It's so hot in New York that manure is bursting into flames
THROOP, N.Y. (AP) -- How hot is it in upstate New York? So hot that horse manure is bursting into flames....

'Pokemon Go' player finds $2,000 at Pokestop in New Jersey
HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (AP) -- A "Pokemon Go" player has found $2,000 in cash at a Pokestop in New Jersey....

GPS tells driver to turn around; car ends up almost vertical
MENDON, Vt. (AP) -- Police in Vermont say a car ended up almost vertical when the driver swerved quickly in response to her GPS ordering her to "turn around."...





Chinese rocket sends streak of light across Western US sky
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A Chinese rocket body streaking across the night sky over the Western United States lit up social media as people shared photos and video of the bright object....

Florida man arrested; doughnut flakes test positive for meth
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Daniel Rushing probably won't be eating Krispy Kreme doughnuts in his car any more....

He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute

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SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) -- He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3." But the plunge Luke Aikins knows he'll be remembered for is the one he's making without a parachute. Or a wingsuit....

Police: Bridal shop co-owner stood naked in store window
ZELIENOPLE, Pa. (AP) -- The co-owner of a bridal shop has been charged with indecent exposure after three women reported him standing naked next to mannequins in the store's display window....

Oregon State Fair to feature marijuana
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A new crop will be featured at the Oregon State Fair this year: marijuana....

Circus acrobats tie the knot on tightrope during show
HOUSTON (AP) -- Two circus acrobats tied the knot on a tightrope during a performance in Houston....

Norway mulls giving mountain peak to Finland
HELSINKI (AP) -- Norway is considering moving a mountain - or at least its peak - to neighboring Finland....