Oddly Enough Features
Girl strikes gold by finding stolen Olympic medal in trash
ATLANTA (AP) -- An Olympic champion is thanking a 7-year-old Atlanta girl who found his gold medal in a pile of trash weeks after it got stolen....
With help from goat, wily Clydesdale goes on lam for 5 days
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) -- A dwarf billy goat gave new meaning to the word "scapegoat" when he busted out a surprisingly slippery Clydesdale that went on the lam in California for several days....
Welcome center becomes rescue center for cross-country cat
NEW BUFFALO, Mich. (AP) -- A Michigan Welcome Center doubled as an animal rescue center, as employees sought and saved a cat that escaped from its cross-country bound family....
Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway....
Police: Driver playing 'Pokemon Go' hits parked cruiser
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey police say a driver playing "Pokemon Go" on his cellphone crashed his SUV into a parked police cruiser....
Pokemon, just go: France doesn't want creatures in schools
PARIS (AP) -- Attention, legendary Pokemon creatures: You may soon be expelled from the schools of France....
Behemoth bike: German eyes world record for heavy pedaling
BERLIN (AP) -- Using giant tires from an industrial fertilizer spreader and scrap steel, a German man has built a bicycle weighing 940 kilograms (2,072 pounds) that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world's heaviest rideable bike....
Owner: Pig found after 6 weeks in 'pretty good' condition
ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) -- The owner of a potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal says the pig is in "pretty good" condition after being missing for six weeks....
The Fraternal Order of Police is now conducting an online departmental survey about the Pittsburgh police chief Cameron McClay, with an eye toward a "no confidence" vote at its meeting Sept. 15. McClay and the union have clashed over various issues, most recently his address to the Democratic National Convention while in uniform. The chief called the effort "“background noise" and to be expected as he was hired to reform the department by the Mayor.
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