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Nearly 200 storm spotters and storm chasers around the U.S. worked together to create an online tribute to "Twister" star Bill Paxton, who died at 61 after complications from surgery
Nearly 200 storm chasers paid tribute Sunday to the late actor Bill Paxton by spelling out his initials using GPS coordinates on a map depicting the heart of Tornado Alley....

A California doctor has a colleague to thank for giving him the gift of life
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- A California doctor has a colleague to thank for giving him the gift of life....





A Washington D.C. man has been ticketed for flying a drone over a heard of elk in western Wyoming, frightening 1,500 of the animals into a stampede
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Add this to the long list of problems caused by buzzing drones: Frightening 1,500 elk into stampeding at a time of year when too much stress can be deadly for the animals....

For a Venezuelan skier who had only trained below a bright sun on wheels, the slopes of Finland proved a mighty challenge

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- For a Venezuelan skier who had only trained on wheels beneath a bright sun, the slopes of Finland proved a mighty challenge....

A Milwaukee woman held up at gunpoint by two men rebuffed their attempt to rob her and got an apology before they fled
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A Milwaukee woman held up at gunpoint by two men rebuffed their attempt to rob her and got an apology before they fled....

A Democratic candidate's run for the Pennsylvania Legislature is down the drain _ partly because he used too little water at the house he claimed as his residence
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Democratic candidate's run for the Pennsylvania Legislature is down the drain - partly because he used too little water at the house he claimed as his residence....

A politician in northern Sweden wants to list sex as an officially approved activity for civil servants during their daily paid lunchbreak
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- A politician in northern Sweden wants to list sex as an officially approved activity for civil servants during their daily paid lunchbreak....

A 91-year-old Ohio woman who died this week is given the last word with a sassy, occasionally profane obituary
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Relatives of a 91-year-old Ohio woman who died this week are giving her the last word with a sassy, occasionally profane obituary that starts with the basics - "I was born. I lived. I died." - and instructs people to "wait the appropriate amount of time" before trying to claim her stuff....

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