$5M raffle won in business-boosting drawing at Ohio eatery

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland restaurant says someone won nearly $5 million in a weekly raffle that was intended to draw business and ended up lasting nearly a year as the jackpot climbed.

'The cat of the match' gets Besiktas in trouble with UEFA

(Reuters) - Turkish soccer club Besiktas ended up in trouble with European soccer's governing body, UEFA, on Thursday, a day after a cat sneaked on to the pitch during their Champions League match against Bayern Munich. UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Besiktas after referee Michael Oliver had to stop play in the second half when the feline slipped past security at Vodafone Park in Istanbul.

Alaska motorists stop dog team pulling sled without musher

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — McKenna Wall was driving home last weekend in Fairbanks, Alaska, when she noticed something odd about the sled dog team running on the highway's shoulder.

Reporter's eye-roll steals spotlight at Chinese parliament

A TV reporter's theatrical eye-roll during another journalist's question at a news conference stole the show this week during China's annual parliament session, exploding on Chinese social media before censors intervened. Liang Xiangyi, a TV reporter from financial news outlet Yicai, seemed to find a fellow journalist's long-winded question on China's state asset management too much to bear.

Blimp tows water skier across Southern California lake

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — Yes, that was a blimp towing a water skier across the surface of a Southern California lake.

Snow joke: Weatherman named Meteorologist runs for office

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A former TV weatherman who legally changed his name to Meteorologist Drew Anderson says there's a 100 percent chance he'll run for Congress in Pennsylvania under the new moniker.

This Puppy With A Strangely Human Face Is Freaking Out The Internet

People think Yogi looks like Zach Galifianakis or maybe Paul Rudd or closer to Jake Gyllenhaal.


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