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Angry wasps help German police nab fleeing fugitive

Aug. 12, 2019 8:26 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — A fugitive in Germany has been nabbed thanks to the help of angry wasps. Oldenburg police said the unusual sting operation took place Monday after officers tried to arrest a 32-year-old man to serve an outstanding 11-month custodial sentence. The suspect, whose name wasn't released, fled from...

Officials: 73 flea-bitten dogs seized from western NY home

Aug. 2, 2019 8:43 AM EDT

NAPLES, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say 73 neglected and flea-bitten dogs have been seized from a home in western New York. The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports that the dogs, all Cairn terriers, were seized from a home in Naples on Wednesday and homeowners Richard and Jane Justice were arrested on...

Daly out of British, can use cart on PGA Tour in Kentucky

Jul. 9, 2019 5:48 PM EDT

John Daly is free to ride a cart during the week of the British Open — just not at Royal Portrush. Daly's manager said Tuesday he is likely to play the Barbasol Championship next week in Kentucky, and the two-time major champion with osteoarthritis in his right knee already has been granted a cart to use...