'Chief mouser' Palmerston retires as UK's top diplomatic cat
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'Chief mouser' Palmerston retires as UK's top diplomatic cat

Time spent in lockdown was just superb for Palmerston, the chief mouser at the U.K. Foreign Office

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Minnesota man sells '57 pickup for $75 he paid 44 years ago

A Minnesota man has sold the 1957 Chevy pickup he drove for 44 years for $75, the same price he paid decades ago

Couple in Confederate flag flap finds Scandinavian solution
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Couple in Confederate flag flap finds Scandinavian solution

A Michigan couple who came under attack for displaying the Norwegian flag because some observers mistook it for a Confederate flag have found another way to show their Scandinavian pride

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Woman with husband's bones gets close look at Munich Airport

Police at Munich Airport got a surprise when they searched a wooden box that turned out to contain the bones of a 74-year-old passenger's dead husband

New Wisconsin justice sworn in during ultramarathon
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New Wisconsin justice sworn in during ultramarathon

New Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Jill Karofsky has finished her 100-mile ultramarathon after being sworn in mid-run

US Marshals put Fyre Festival merchandise up for auction
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US Marshals put Fyre Festival merchandise up for auction

The U.S. Marshals Service is putting merchandise and other “minor assets” from the Fyre Festival up for auction, more than three years after the highly publicized event notoriously fizzled out in the Bahamas

Rhode Island boy digs up massive 2 1/2-pound mollusk
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Rhode Island boy digs up massive 2 1/2-pound mollusk

An 11-year-old Rhode Island boy clamming with his grandfather found a giant quahog that is thought to be one of the largest ever harvested in state waters

S. Korean tries washing money over virus fears, suffers loss
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S. Korean tries washing money over virus fears, suffers loss

Money laundering is not a good idea, as a South Korean found out when he or she put banknotes in a washing machine to remove possible traces of the coronavirus

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Alaska forest outhouse operation includes helicopter airlift

Hikers in Alaska’s wilderness at certain times may encounter a federal government operation involving a helicopter and two ground support crews

Rare leopard frog found beyond its known range in Southwest
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Rare leopard frog found beyond its known range in Southwest

A rare frog has been found beyond its known range in the U.S. Southwest