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Fox News anchor sues Hasbro over toy hamster with her name

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- An anchor for Fox News is suing Hasbro for more than $5 million over a toy hamster that shares her name - and possibly even her resemblance....

China enlists monkeys to keep birds from spoiling big parade

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BEIJING (AP) -- China is leaning on the animal kingdom - including a squad of nest-wrecking monkeys - to ensure its military parade commemorating the end of World War II goes smoothly....

Taiwan swipe card with porn star image sells out in 4 hours

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TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) -- A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese porn star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition....




Senator with son named McKinley decries mountain name change
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A state senator who named his son McKinley after North America's tallest mountain peak isn't too pleased with the president's decision to change its name back to Denali....

Las Vegas' new ad campaign pushes 'sexy' watering habits
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Another part of the drought-ridden West is attempting to make water conservation sexy, this time with funny ads in Las Vegas....

NY court refuses to hear appeals in chimp personhood case
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- An animal rights group seeking legal personhood for chimpanzees won't get a hearing in the state's highest court....

Baby girl delivered in back of Uber car by Lincoln Tunnel
NEW YORK (AP) -- Officials say a baby girl was successfully delivered in the backseat of an Uber car parked at the mouth of the Lincoln Tunnel....

3,000 Philly Naked Bike Riders photo-bomb wedding shoot

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Here comes the bride all dressed in white. And, don't look now, but here come thousands of bicyclists not dressed in anything....

2 arrested for enjoying meal on boat while family slept
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) -- Police in Connecticut have charged two people they say broke into a boat at a Norwalk marina to enjoy a fast food meal and take some selfies while a family of five slept on board....

$20 found in San Francisco leads to $1 million lottery win
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A San Francisco Bay Area man won $1 million in the California Lottery after buying a winning ticket with money he found at the airport....

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