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AP Top Strange News at 5:38 a.m. EDT

Sweet Surrender: Detroit-area man arrested with doughnuts
REDFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) -- A 21-year-old man wanted for probation violations surrendered at a suburban Detroit police station - with a dozen doughnuts for officers....

Police round up unusual suspect: young bull on soccer field
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police have rounded up an unusual suspect - a young bull on a soccer field....

Baltimore workers remove "fatberg" of grease from sewer pipe
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A "fatberg" that may have taken beyond half a century to grow below Baltimore has been removed....





Newspaper lands easy scoop: Corvette crashes into its office
PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey newspaper has scored an easy scoop....

Attorney: Convicted tax schemer is too fat for prison
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The attorney for a 72-year-old Florida man who was convicted in a tax scheme is using obesity to try to keep his client out of prison....

Curiosity does in bear cubs after escape from wildlife park
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) -- Two bear cubs that escaped from a South Dakota wildlife park didn't get far, due in part to their curiosity....

Man vows he's penniless in court; deputies find $4K on him
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio defendant who vowed he was penniless and couldn't pay a fine now faces a big one after deputies escorting him from court found he had over $4,000 in his clothes....

Oops! Actor Bill Pullman accepts, then breaks film award
KINGSTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Bill Pullman is a bit of a klutz when it comes to holding onto a film award....

Candidate touts apparent hoax idea of drug-sniffing bunnies
PHOENIXVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A Philadelphia-area mayoral candidate says he was serious when he vowed to investigate the use of drug-sniffing bunnies if elected - even though it appears to stem from an internet hoax....

Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession....