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Posted on: Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 4:09am
PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) — Employees at a Florida health care company are allowed to drink on the company's tab, on company time, thanks to a perk known as "Beer Cart Fridays." Advance... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 2:35pm
DUNLAP, Calif. (AP) — The investigation into a lion attack that killed a 24-year-old woman who loved big cats is focusing on a cage door that the 550-pound animal managed to escape through... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 4:23am
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Cheers? Yes. Jeers? Not so much. Officials in the New York town of Riverhead, in eastern Long Island, have adopted a code of public behavior for town hall meetings... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 4:01am
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis-area animal shelter has found a home for a 37-pound cat named Biscuit. It even found him a sympathetic shoulder to meow on. Operators of the St. Charles... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 3:36pm
DUNLAP, Calif. (AP) — The Seattle-area intern fatally mauled by a lion at a Central California exotic animal park loved lions and tigers since childhood, "was absolutely fearless" around... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 4:01am
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man says he didn't know it was a crime to laugh. Robert Schiavelli of Rockville Centre, on Long Island, was slapped with two summonses for "... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 2:35pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland judge who made a woman wear an "idiot" sign in public for driving around a school bus is now calling for the public shaming of a man convicted of threatening... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 11:50am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Relatives of an 87-year-old woman who died after a nurse at her retirement home refused a 911 dispatcher's pleas to perform CPR expressed satisfaction with the... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 4:16am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A co-owner of the Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Titans football team is selling his stake through Craigslist. The Titans announced earlier this week that owner Mike Polaski... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 4:01am
BEVERLY, Mass. (AP) — Fred Butler was married for 65 years, raised five children, served in the Army during World War II and worked for years for the local water department, but the fact he... READ MORE »

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