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Donkey candidate for Juarez mayor

Donkey candidate for Juarez mayor

Elections are fast approaching in Juarez, among the candidates is a donkey who is running for mayor.
Police: Ohio day-care operator drugged pancakes to make children sleep

Police: Ohio day-care operator drugged pancakes to make children sleep

Getting children to take a nap can be hard. Getting them to eat pancakes is not nearly as difficult.
Breast-feeding is best, so ban bottles, Venezuelan lawmaker proposes

Breast-feeding is best, so ban bottles, Venezuelan lawmaker proposes

Venezuelan lawmakers are weighing whether to ban the use of baby bottles as part of a push to promote breast-feeding, state media reported.
Man points fake grenade launcher at cars; uncle convicted of terrorism hoax

Man points fake grenade launcher at cars; uncle convicted of terrorism hoax

A man who paraded his cloaked 16-year-old nephew around a busy Phoenix intersection with a fake rocket-propelled grenade launcher was found guilty Monday on endangerment and terrorism hoax charges.
Isn't your tie a little loud? Sonic fabric, the textile woven from cassette tape

Isn't your tie a little loud? Sonic fabric, the textile woven from cassette tape

Clothes can look good, feel good and smell good, but now they can also sound good.
National German chocolate cake day

National German chocolate cake day

June 11 is National German Chocolate Cake Day.

VIDEO: Gay man sues state over personal license plate

A gay man in Georgia will be allowed to order a vanity license plate displaying his sexual orientation.
'Mystery' of 3 deaths in same hotel room traced: Carbon monoxide

'Mystery' of 3 deaths in same hotel room traced: Carbon monoxide

For a time, it had the makings of a mountain mystery. Three deaths -- first an elderly couple then, weeks later, an 11-year-old boy -- in the same hotel room with the same immediate response from authorities: cause of death undetermined.
Cowell gets egged during 'Britain's Got Talent' finale

Cowell gets egged during 'Britain's Got Talent' finale

With five eggs, Natalie Holt did to Simon Cowell what hundreds of reality show singing contestants have wanted to do for years.
Cicely Tyson, Cyndi Lauper take Tonys

Cicely Tyson, Cyndi Lauper take Tonys

Cicely Tyson's return to Broadway after three decades earned the elderly actress a Tony on Sunday night.
Thieves steal lemon tree leaving a sour taste in the mouth of the owner

Thieves steal lemon tree leaving a sour taste in the mouth of the owner

It's been said, "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade." But how do you make a sour situation sweeter when someone steals your lemon tree?
Men dressed in clown masks rob man who admits drug dealing

Men dressed in clown masks rob man who admits drug dealing

Two large men dressed in black and wearing bloody clown masks invaded a home in Cheatham County, Tennessee and the victim was so scared he admitted to police he was a drug dealer.
Google Street View car makes its way around Tyler

Google Street View car makes its way around Tyler

The Google Street View car has been making its way around Tyler. Google Street View is a panoramic display of images taken from specially adapted cars.
6 tips for better sleep this summer

6 tips for better sleep this summer

With the start of summer, the opportunity to shift some focus from work routines to enjoying leisurely activities is officially upon us.
Miley Cyrus' new song raises questions

Miley Cyrus' new song raises questions

Miley Cyrus released a new single on Monday, and it's left listeners confused over what, exactly, she's singing about.