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Wyoming police to dole out donated money for good deeds
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- A good deed could turn into a $50 tip from Jackson law enforcement officials who will dole out donated money ahead of the holidays....

Cheers greet British veteran, 89, as he starts his new job
LONDON (AP) -- An 89-year-old army veteran who made national headlines in Britain with a newspaper ad seeking work has started his new job....

Police send gas station robbery suspect Facebook message
BRIDGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Police in one Pennsylvania town have sent an armed robbery suspect a message on Facebook, and it's not because they want to be friends....





Police nab suspects, fowl accomplice in break-in
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) -- Two suspects in a weekend break-in at a Massachusetts convenience store had a fowl accomplice....

Deliberations by Texas jury prompts missing person report
WACO, Texas (AP) -- One juror in a Central Texas robbery trial apparently forgot to tell her family she'd be working late deliberating in the case, prompting relatives to file a missing person report....

Macaw poses in man's mug shot after unlucky court appearance
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A 4-year-old macaw named "Bird" is an instant celebrity after appearing in a posed booking mug shot in Oregon with his unfortunate owner....

Friendly moose befriends 2 cows on Vermont farm
SHELDON, Vt. (AP) -- A Vermont couple has chased off a moose that appeared to be bonding with their two cows on a Sheldon farm because they didn't want it to get injured, stuck in their barn or damage their fences....

Man charged with burglary after being stuck in pizzeria vent
PENFIELD, N.Y. (AP) -- A man rescued from an oven vent at a western new York pizzeria is now facing burglary charges....

For environmental dogs, sniffing out doody is their duty

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FAIR HAVEN, N.J. (AP) -- Some pollution-sniffing dogs at the Jersey shore have shown they're No. 1 at sniffing out No. 2....

Florida man dubbed "Grinch" arrested again by police
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Hours after a man described by police as a Christmas "Grinch" was released from a Florida jail, he is back in the slammer....