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Slot machine saves German gambler as police arrive

|Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

A gambler in Germany has been saved from prison by a one-armed bandit.

Calf with '7' on its head named for Steelers' Ben

|Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

Moooove over, Ben Roethlisberger. There's a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania.

Donkeys reunited at Polish zoo after sex scandal

| |Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

Napoleon is now back with his Antosia.

Man who raised $55K is throwing potato salad party

|Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

A man who jokingly sought $10 from a crowdfunding website to pay for his first attempt at making potato salad and ended up raising $55,000 is making good on his promise to throw a huge party.

Cannon backfires at Fort McHenry in Baltimore

| |Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

In late-breaking news from the 19th century, there's been a cannon recall.

Cannon backfires at Fort McHenry in Baltimore

| |Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

In late-breaking news from the 19th century, there's been a cannon recall.

Texas firefighters rescue pet frog from blaze

|Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

Firefighters who doused the flames at a North Texas house have also made sure the lone resident didn't croak.

Rescued turtle heading to new home in San Diego

|Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

A loggerhead sea turtle named Sapphire is getting ready for a cross-country trip on Thursday to a permanent home in Southern California after convalescing for more than a year at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital.

Boston time capsule believed found in lion statue

| |Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

A time capsule apparently has been found in an unusual place: the head of a lion statue at the building that once served as the seat of Massachusetts government.

Middle Belt or Middlebelt? Signs make change

|Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014

The name of a road on new signs along a revamped stretch of Detroit-area freeway isn't what motorists are used to seeing, but officials say it's correct.