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Treasure hunters to gather for celebration in New Mexico
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) -- Searchers fixated with finding a treasure hidden in the mountains north of Santa Fe will converge in the city....

Cops: Lost couple cuts chain to enter nuclear plant property
DELTA, Pa. (AP) -- A couple who got lost in Pennsylvania while driving to New York entered the property of a nuclear plant by cutting a chain at a gate, apparently in a quest to get back on the right road, authorities said....

Expired radio beacon sends distress call after being dropped
BOSTON (AP) -- The Coast Guard says rescuers needlessly searched a Rhode Island bay after receiving a distress call from an expired radio beacon that had been improperly discarded....

No likes for Utah apartment complex's Facebook requirement
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are not giving "likes" to a Facebook-centric condition to their lease....

Oregon collie saved by sharp-eyed vet intern
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A paralyzed collie just moments from being euthanized and his Oregon owners have more days to share thanks to a sharp-eyed vet intern who spotted the culprit - a tick....

Wedding aboard boat interrupted when ship runs aground
BOSTON (AP) -- A wedding reception aboard a boat got off to a rocky start when the vessel ran aground off Georges Island in Boston Harbor....

Boat from 19th century found under New Jersey home
HIGHLANDS, N.J. (AP) -- Workers raising a waterfront home in New Jersey made a nautical discovery: a 44-foot wooden boat from the 19th century....

Porcupine sculpture stolen from Maine airport is replaced
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A prickly steel-and-nails sculpture of a mama porcupine and its baby has replaced a statue that was stolen from an airport in Maine....