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Man hid cocaine inside prosthetic leg in his car, police say

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DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Police say a Delaware drug suspect went out on a limb to transport a stash of cocaine, but he was busted when officers discovered the drug hidden inside his prosthetic leg....

Bart the cat hit by car, buried and then crawls from grave
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Bart the cat was hit by a car, buried and crawled back from the dead - literally....

Expect tiny tuxes but no real puppy love at doggy weddings

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- When pet owners dress up their dogs in miniature white dresses and tiny tuxes, some believe the barks that signal "I do" reveal true puppy love....




Wild kangaroos in Austria? At least 1, surviving in the snow
VIENNA (AP) -- A kangaroo is on the loose in frigid and snowy Austria, hopping his way toward dispelling a famous slogan....

Ohio man says dog got the best of would-be burglar
PORT CLINTON, Ohio (AP) -- A family in northern Ohio says a man trying to break into their home left behind a trail of blood after meeting their dog at the front door....

Snowstorm sasquatch? Watch out for the Boston yeti
BOSTON (AP) -- The monster storm in Boston has brought with it another monster - a yeti....

Rhode Island school announces snow day to 'Let It Go' tune
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The head of a school took inspiration from the movie "Frozen" to announce a snow day....

Firefighters rescue cows that took icy dip in Colorado pond
FOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) -- Firefighters in Colorado have rescued two cows that plunged through the ice on a pond....

Years-old stash of marijuana found inside NM woman's van
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) -- A New Mexico woman drove a van for more than 13 years without realizing there was marijuana hidden inside....

Woman faces charges of stealing police cruiser while cuffed
ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) -- A woman has been ordered to stand trial on charges she stole a police cruiser and led officers on an 80 mph chase - all while her hands were cuffed behind her....