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Rain makes annual Detroit-area Mud Day for kids even muddier

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WESTLAND, Mich. (AP) -- A steady downpour made this one of the muddiest Mud Days yet....

Drug bundles block pipe near border, send sewage into home
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Authorities in the border city of Nogales, Arizona, believe smugglers were using an international sewage line to transport drugs into the U.S. from Mexico when the pipe became clogged, sending gallons of waste through an illegal tunnel and into a house and local businesses....

Broadway theatergoer tries to recharge phone in onstage plug

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NEW YORK (AP) -- There's loud talking, snoring and, of course, phones ringing. But theater etiquette might have taken a turn for the bizarre on Broadway last week with a dead cellphone....




Woman arrested after calling 911 with Chinese food complaint
ALLIANCE, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman has been arrested after calling 911 to complain about an order of Chinese food....

Police: Man breaks into Berlin restaurant, drinks Tabasco
BERLIN (AP) -- A man is in hot water after allegedly stealing a bicycle, pitching it through a Berlin restaurant window, then entering and quaffing half a bottle of Tabasco sauce - telling authorities he was thirsty....

Split-colored lobster caught off Maine, 1 in 50 million find
SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) -- A rare orange-brown split-colored lobster has turned up off the coast of Maine....

Police seek help after nut theft, post mug shot of squirrel
SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) -- Police in suburban Detroit are having a little fun while asking for help from the public in figuring out who swiped roughly 28,000 pounds of packaged nuts....

Teen catches math error in golden ratio at Boston museum
BOSTON (AP) -- A 15-year-old high school student visiting Boston's Museum of Science has uncovered a math error in the golden ratio at a 34-year-old exhibit....

South Dakota man, 101, competes in National Senior Games

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HIGHMORE, S.D. (AP) -- A South Dakota centenarian taking part in this year's National Senior Games is playing to win....

Large wave washes out Jersey shore town's fireworks display
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) -- A large wave washed out the Fourth of July fireworks show in a Jersey shore community....

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