Oddly Enough Features
Snow piles from record-breaking Buffalo storm still melting
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- It may be almost August, but dirt-covered snow still hasn't completely melted since being dumped at a defunct Buffalo railroad station after November's record-breaking storm....
Cat found alive aboard sunken boat pulled from Lake Havasu
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) -- A trapped, hungry, wet and scared cat is now safe after it was found tucked away in a boat that had sank to the bottom of Lake Havasu....
Former 41-pound fat cat in Texas slims down to 19 pounds
DALLAS (AP) -- A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic....
ATM workers forget bag of cash, man drives off with $150K
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) -- Police say a man drove off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees who were replenishing ATMs mistakenly left it on a lawn in northern New Jersey....
Oldest ever giant panda celebrates with bamboo, veggie cake
HONG KONG (AP) -- The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday....
Putrid-smelling flower attracts large crowds in California
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) -- Officials with UC Berkeley's botanical garden say the garden had its busiest day in more than a decade as people flocked to get a whiff of the "corpse flower," a plant known for its pungent odor....
Hiker climbs tree to escape coyotes, gets stuck for 5 hours
MANCHESTER, N.J. (AP) -- A hiker trying to escape from coyotes in a wooded area of southern New Jersey has gotten stuck in a tree for nearly five hours....
Get the waffles! Maple syrup spills on New Hampshire highway
KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- The only thing missing was the waffles....
3 sets of twins born same day at Montana hospital
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Three sets of fraternal twins were born on the same day at a Bozeman, Montana, hospital - adding up to more than half of the hospital's births that day....
Florida man wins Hemingway look-alike contest in Key West
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) -- A white-bearded Florida man has won the "Papa" Hemingway Look-Alike Contest on his 15th attempt....
Two Inspector generals have requested the Justice Department to launch a criminal probe into whether Hillary Rodham Clinton mishandled sensitive government information on a private email account she used as Secretary of State. According to the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community, an internal review of Clinton's emails included intelligence material that should have been "secret", the second highest level of classification.
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