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Posted on: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 3:59am
EAST DUBLIN, Ga. (AP) — Organizers of the Redneck Games, a Georgia festival that includes competitions such as toilet seat horseshoes and mud pit belly flops, say this summer's event is... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, February 25, 2013 - 4:01am
SEATTLE (AP) — The same gelatinous sea creatures that clogged the intake at California's Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant last spring have shown up this winter on the Washington coast,... READ MORE »

Posted on: Sunday, February 24, 2013 - 4:01am
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say two women aboard a commercial shuttle van in Arizona have been arrested after Border Patrol agents found methamphetamine hidden in two buckets of... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, February 23, 2013 - 4:17am
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts say a 10-year-old boy called 911 because he didn't want to go to bed. Brockton police say the boy made the emergency call just after 8 p.m.... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, February 23, 2013 - 3:58am
NEW YORK (AP) — A school principal said she's "appalled" by a homework assignment that used scenarios about killing and whipping slaves to teach math. Adele Schroeter has ordered... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, February 22, 2013 - 2:57am
NEW YORK (AP) — At the height of Superstorm Sandy, city residents watching seawater pour into the subway system couldn't help but wonder: What will become of all the rats? Four months later... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 1:05pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A shoeshine man has given a Pittsburgh children's hospital a total of more than $200,000 in tips he's collected over the last 30 years. Albert Lexie says he's been shining... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 3:46am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A combination of hand sanitizer, olive oil and static electricity likely caused an accidental fire that burned a young patient at a Portland hospital, the state fire... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 4:33pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A woman who says she was fired because she voted for President Barack Obama filed a lawsuit against her former employer. Patricia Kunkle's lawsuit accuses Dayton, Ohio-... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 4:13am
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — A photo of a KFC employee appearing to lick a container of mashed potatoes got her fired and drew quick corporate response to a Johnson City restaurant. The... READ MORE »

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