< html > The Associated Press
Bolivar Commercial
 Top Stories
  Severe Weather
  Bird Flu
  Mideast Crisis
 Personal Finance
  Sports Columns
  College Hoops
 Raw News
 Archive Search
 Multimedia Gallery
 AP Video Network
 in History
The Associated Press
AP Top Strange News At 10:08 a.m. EST

Crash on interstate caused by trucker pulling his tooth
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama authorities say a tractor-trailer crashed on Interstate 20 because the driver lost control while he was pulling one of his teeth....

Bats cause mayhem, send people screaming from Arkansas court
DE QUEEN, Ark. (AP) -- There was disorder in the court when 30 bats flew inside an Arkansas courtroom during a trial....

Pro wrestler Mick Foley booted for cheating at Wing Bowl
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Professional wrestling star Mick Foley has been ejected from Philadelphia's Wing Bowl eating contest after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack in an attempt to increase his total....

Michigan Lottery drawings have some people seeing double
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- One day's Michigan Lottery drawings had some people seeing double....

Man who died in 2012 gets reappointed to county board
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Officials in western Pennsylvania are trying to figure out how a man who's been dead for more than two years wound up being reappointed to a county industrial authority board....

Indiana city parking meters besieged with crow droppings
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) -- A city in central Indiana is ramping up its defenses against a virulent menace: crow droppings....

Bart the cat hit by car, buried and then crawls from grave
AP Photo
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Bart the cat was hit by a car, buried and seemingly crawled back from the dead....

Pennsylvania shop owner makes deflated chocolate football
AP Photo
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania candy maker is getting a big kick out of the New England Patriots' scandal over some deflated footballs....

Man hid cocaine inside prosthetic leg in his car, police say
AP Photo
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Police say a Delaware drug suspect went out on a limb to transport a stash of cocaine, but he was busted when officers discovered the drug hidden inside his prosthetic leg....

Expect tiny tuxes but no real puppy love at doggy weddings
AP Photo
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- When pet owners dress up their dogs in miniature white dresses and tiny tuxes, some believe the barks that signal "I do" reveal true puppy love....