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Fries with that? Man accused of tossing gator at drive-thru
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Alligators have been used as shoes, briefcases, university mascots, lunch and now, authorities say, a deadly weapon....

Twin sisters in New Jersey give birth to girls minutes apart
VOORHEES, N.J. (AP) -- Twin sisters in New Jersey have given birth to girls just minutes apart at the same hospital....

Police: Woman wanted duo to rob restaurant where she worked
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a woman tried to get a couple to rob the Pennsylvania fast-food restaurant where she worked....





Lock of Lennon's hair expected to fetch $10K at auction
DALLAS (AP) -- A lock of hair snipped from the head of John Lennon as the Beatle prepared for a film role is expected to sell for $10,000 at a Dallas auction later this month....

Utah Red Cross to honor veterans home therapy kangaroo
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Utah Red Cross plans to honor a year-old red kangaroo that works as a therapy animal at a Salt Lake City veterans home....

Man accused of stealing police badges while being questioned
IRWIN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a Pennsylvania man stole several police badges while he was being held for questioning in a domestic dispute....

Answers sought after male bus driver poses as elderly woman
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) -- Some Rhode Island city councilors want to know more about a middle-age male senior center van driver who posed as an elderly woman during a press conference....

Unabashed gluttony takes center stage at Philly's Wing Bowl
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook....