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Quick Takes

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News | Biggest pet on the block A rare domesticated and housebroken bison sold for $5,960 on Craigslist. The seller, Karen Schoeve of Argyle, Texas, transported the…

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News | Tough customers For the monks who run the Antoniano soup kitchen in Bologna, Italy, securing the services of an Italian celebrity chef seemed like an…

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News | Fries without end Chris Habiger is making the future, and the future is delicious. Habiger, who owns six McDonald’s franchises in Missouri, wants his new,

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News | Naming names Singer Taylor Swift has racked up 22 Billboard Music Awards, 10 Grammy Awards, and one Emmy Award. And on May 10, she’ll be able to add a new…

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News | Scare dance According to the best guesses of port officials in Astoria, Ore., sea lions despise inflatable advertising icons known as air dancers. Overrun by…

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News | Routine robbery It worked the first three times. But Jason Pyper’s fourth robbery attempt of a Winnipeg, Manitoba, 7-Eleven didn’t go as he’d planned.

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News | Toked up sales The three rules of Girl Scout cookie sales: location, location, location. An enterprising Portland, Ore., girl decided to hawk her Thin Mints…

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News | Sea lion’s choice It isn’t unusual for hungry visitors to enter the Marine Room, a San Diego seafood restaurant, and take a seat in a booth. But they are…

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News | Close shave Egyptian prosecutors in Cairo are recommending criminal prosecution for eight museum employees who broke a famous ancient Egyptian artifact and…

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News | Dog-sniffing bomb squad Someone’s dinner prompted the evacuation of a Florence, Ala., post office on Jan. 6. Bomb technicians used a robot to remove some…

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News | Stockings stuffed For the holidays this year, dieting residents of Russia’s Kemerovo region were treated to lumps of coal. The governor of the Siberian…

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News | Squished ride Happily for Squishy the donkey, Norman, Okla., police Officer Kyle Canaan has a spacious backseat in his cruiser. A local woman alerted Norman…

 
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