Man gets a pretty penny _ $5K _ cashing in coin collection

RUSTON, La. (AP) — After more than 45 years of saving pennies, a Louisiana man decided it was time to cash them in.

Already home to a ski hill, Emirates may get a snow park

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Already home to a ski hill inside a mall, the sunbaked deserts of the United Arab Emirates soon may be home to a snow park too.

Woman guilty of serving papers on behalf of sovereign Texas

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) — A woman who claims she's a representative of the sovereign nation of Texas was convicted of issuing fraudulent court papers ordering a judge and lawyer to appear before an "international common law court."

Audit: NY enrolled dead in Medicaid, offered health coverage

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Flaws in New York's health exchange resulted in 21 dead people being enrolled in Medicaid and 333 getting continuing government-funded health coverage after they died, according to audit results released Thursday.

State police use shotguns to deflate wayward military blimp

MUNCY, Pa. (AP) — State police used shotguns Thursday to deflate a wayward military surveillance blimp that broke loose in Maryland and floated for hours before coming down into trees in the Pennsylvania countryside.

Truck spills 22 tons of pizza dough, flour in Arizona crash

PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — A big rig loaded with more than 22 tons of pizza dough and flour has crashed in northern Arizona and spilled a large portion of its cargo.

'Hair And Eyelashes' Win For Westminster Dog

Hotly anticipated, fiercely contested and just a little bit hairy: the annual Westminster Dog of the Year event is upon us.

That Spells Trouble: Witch Takes Warlock To Court

Christian Day is accused of making incessant night-time phone calls and posting humiliating Facebook messages against Lori Sforza.

PM Builds A Lego Duck On Iceland Trip

David Cameron admits he struggled with building a duck from six bricks but says there are nine million different ways to make one.


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