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Man jumps on alligator near campsite to aid police capture

Authorities in Rhode Island captured an alligator that found was near a campsite

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Gas station robbery suspect's getaway car runs out of fuel

Authorities say a man who robbed an Indiana gas station was arrested when his getaway vehicle ran out of fuel

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Oh, man! Town might change Board of Selectmen to Selectwomen

A Massachusetts town says it will consider changing the name of its governing body from the Board of Selectmen to the Board of Selectwomen

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Fish tale: Fisherman gets up close view of humpback whale

A fisherman says he's had a close encounter with a humpback whale near a New Hampshire beach

Police: People dressed as ninjas started fires in building
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Police: People dressed as ninjas started fires in building

Police say two people dressed up as ninjas broke into a New Jersey apartment building and set several fires

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West Thurston firefighters save dogs trained to take cover

Firefighters in Washington state were able to save the lives of two dogs that are trained to seek cover in the bathtub if they sense danger

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Tied down with late budget, lawmakers warned to keep on ties

After two months of futile efforts to complete a budget, Pennsylvania lawmakers have turned their attention to what they should be wearing to the fight over state finances

SpaceX bloopers video: 'How NOT to land an orbital rocket'
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SpaceX bloopers video: 'How NOT to land an orbital rocket'

SpaceX put together a bloopers video showing "How NOT to land an orbital rocket booster."

Tall tail: Record-setting cats share home near Detroit
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Tall tail: Record-setting cats share home near Detroit

Here's a very tall tail: A suburban Detroit couple's two house cats hold the Guinness World Records marks for tallest and longest tail

Grave humor: House next to cemetery has 'quiet neighbors'
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Grave humor: House next to cemetery has 'quiet neighbors'

A Michigan real estate agent selling a house next to a cemetery is promoting it with a sign that says 'quiet neighbors'