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Friday, Jun 23, 2017

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Toilet charity gets Indian village to take on Trump name

Toilet charity gets Indian village to take on Trump name

A charity that provides toilets to poor Indians is helping a northern village rename itself after President Donald Trump
Updated: 4 hours ago

Kind act spreads to 167 drivers at Indiana McDonald's

A customer's act of kindness at a southern Indiana McDonald's sparked a chain reaction of niceness in its drive-thru line
Updated: 6 hours ago
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move

Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move

A massive sequoia sent to Boise as a small seedling by naturalist John Muir more than a century ago is now in the way of a hospital's expansion and plans are to move it two blocks away to city property
Updated: 11 hours ago
Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move

Rolling sequoia: Idaho tree tied to John Muir set for move

A massive sequoia sent to Boise as a small seedling by naturalist John Muir more than a century ago is now in the way of a hospital's expansion and plans are to move it two blocks away to city property
Published: 06/23/17

Worker bit in tussle with would-be thief over stripper pole

Police in Little Rock say a mall worker wrestled away a stripper pole from a would-be thief who bit the employee during the struggle
Published: 06/22/17
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

Under an Oregon roadkill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed last week by the governor, motorists who crash into the animals can now harvest the meat
Published: 06/22/17

British schoolboys don skirts amid shorts ban in heatwave

Boys at a British high school have found a novel way to skirt around strict uniform rules banning shorts as they swelter through a heatwave
Published: 06/22/17

Suspect lights cigarette at end of wild police pursuit

Los Angeles police say a woman led officers on a wild chase in a suspected stolen car that lasted a half-hour and ended when she crashed into a pole
Published: 06/22/17

Genoa makes special airport waiver for famed pesto sauce

The Italian port city of Genoa has taken pride in its famed pesto sauce to new heights by granting special airport waivers for those who can't get enough of the basil and pine nut pasta sauce
Published: 06/22/17
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for food

Under an Oregon roadkill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed last week by the governor, motorists who crash into the animals can now harvest the meat
Published: 06/22/17