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Kellogg's unveils Pop-Tarts pizza, tacos at NYC cafe
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Pop-Tarts might not just be for breakfast anymore....

Ohio policeman answers girl's request for math homework help
MARION, Ohio (AP) -- The mother of a 10-year-old Ohio girl who messaged police on Facebook for help with math homework says the responding officer's engaging approach is what counts, though his math was a little off....

Altar in Mexico town hides illegal fuel tap
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Altars to the Virgin of Guadalupe are ubiquitous at businesses across Mexico. Now federal police say one has even been used in a gasoline smuggling racket in the central state of Puebla....





Lieutenant governor gets resignation letter _ from husband
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey's lieutenant governor has received a letter of resignation - from her husband....

Cops: Philly man made up abduction story to spur theft probe
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police say a man made up a story that he had been carjacked with a child in his vehicle because he wanted police to work more urgently to find the car....

Follow that horse: German police track manure to culprit
BERLIN (AP) -- Police in Bavaria say they were able to track down a man responsible for a hit-and-run by following the hoof prints and manure left behind by the horse pulling his carriage....

Cute calf video draws activists fearful of animal's fate
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- So much for sharing the good news about a newborn calf named Pitcher Diego....

Mom mails garbage to college student who didn't empty trash
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania college student got a reminder to take out the trash when his mother sent him some garbage in a care package....

Single mom dresses the part at 'Dads and Donuts' event
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) -- A single mom is generating attention online after she donned a mustache, dressed up like a dad for a school breakfast event and posed for photos with her son....

2nd orange alligator pops up in the Carolinas
CALABASH, N.C. (AP) -- For the second time this month, a rust-colored alligator has turned up in the Carolinas....