English-speaking men can face arrest for antics in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Police in southern Poland say they are investigating four English-speaking tourists spotted last week in the historic city of Krakow wearing only mankinis.

Meow hear this: Study says cats react to sound of their name

NEW YORK (AP) — Hey Kitty! Yes, you. A new study suggests household cats can respond to the sound of their own names.

Judge: Animal shelter to keep tiger seized from Houston home

HOUSTON (AP) — A judge has ruled that an animal shelter can keep a tiger that was rescued from an abandoned Houston home.

Yabba dabba don't: California town rejects Flintstones house

HILLSBOROUGH, Calif. (AP) — Towering dinosaurs stand among fanciful mushrooms in the sloping backyard. A life-sized Fred Flintstone welcomes visitors near the front door. And by the driveway on the lawn is a giant "Yabba Dabba Do" sign in orange, purple and red.

‘Human pup’, 37, likes to bark, lick and bite his friends

A 37-year-old man claims he was destined to be a ‘human pup’ because he used to act like a dog when he was a child.
Kaz James now enjoys eating out of a dog bowl, wearing a dog mask and barking, licking and biting friends.
Admitting such things would embarrass most people but Mr James says he has fully come to terms with who he is.
‘I didn’t ever feel like a human, I always felt like a dog that was really out of place’, he said.

Dad throws coins at plane’s engine for ‘good luck’ before flight

A superstitious father was hauled off a flight and arrested after he threw a coin at the engine of a plane.
The dad, known only as Xia, 30, believed that it would bring him good luck.
Security and airport officials did not agree with him and arrested him for endangering passenger safety.

2 Men Arrested After They Took Turns Shooting At Each Other

Police in Rogers, Arkansas, said the two men shot each other while taking turns wearing a bulletproof vest.

Dismembered remains of a horse found in Missouri park

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Animal control officers in Kansas City, Missouri, are investigating how the dismembered remains of a horse ended up in a city park.

Creepy cargo: Philippines seizes 757 tarantulas from Poland

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine customs officials were astonished when they opened nicely gift-wrapped boxes of cookies and oatmeal flown in all the way from Poland and found a hair-raising contraband: hundreds of live tarantulas.

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