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Brit fan flies to NYC to propose at 'Ghostbusters' firehouse
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NEW YORK (AP) -- A British man flew his girlfriend all the way across the pond to New York City so he could propose to her at the firehouse used in the "Ghostbusters" franchise....

What's Bundespraesidentenstichwahlwiederholungsverschiebung?
VIENNA (AP) -- For all those who don't speak German - and indeed for those who do - here is Austria's word of the year, adding to the challenges of reading and speaking the language....

'Seeing eye camel' acts as guide for blind horse at zoo
WINSLOW, Maine (AP) -- A horse and a camel at a Maine petting zoo have formed an unlikely friendship....

Women sue groom, event company after being hit by drone
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) -- Two women are suing a groom and the event company that ran his wedding reception after they allege he flew a drone that hit them in the head at the New Hampshire event....

Turkeys cause power outages in Oregon town
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) -- A flock of wild turkeys, long considered menaces to one Oregon town, have sparked new ire after causing power outages in the eastern part of Medford....

Fisher-Price debunks fake 'Happy Hour Playset' toy
EAST AURORA, N.Y. (AP) -- Fisher-Price has taken to Twitter to debunk any notion it has a bar-themed playset for toddlers....

Christmas tree farmer returns wedding band lost 15 years ago
WHITE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- A Christmas tree farmer has found and returned a wedding ring that slipped off a New Jersey man's finger roughly 15 years ago....

Police: Black cat crosses suspect's path, rats him out
EPHRATA, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania police department says a black cat was lucky for one of its officers tracking down a fugitive....

Extreme Wyoming cold frosts even Moscow Ballet
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- It got so cold in Wyoming, even the Moscow Ballet couldn't move....

Man who used wheelchair in Rolex theft gets 6-year sentence
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut man who rolled into a jewelry store in a wheelchair, asked to see a $37,000 watch, then got up and sprinted out with the expensive timepiece has been sentenced to six years behind bars....