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Residents and those passing by near Dogwood Hills subdivision on Boyd Creek Highway Sunday afternoon were met with an unusual scene. Dozens of dead birds littered the highway and surrounding fields after falling from the sky. Sgt. Robert Stoffle of t

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Terrence Aym - Helium

It's said that life can be strange and Lady Luck sometimes has a sense of humor.

Both adages apply to Lillian King who found an old coin buried in the middle of a potato field and walked away with more than a pretty penny.

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The scientists at Brazil’s Embrapa agriculture research agency said this week they have spent two years building a gene library with hundreds of samples from eight native species, including the collared anteater, the bush dog, the black lion tamarin,

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The mayor of Talkeetna has reigned over the town since he was a kitten. When the people decided that their human candidates were not up to par, they elected Stubbs to be their mayor, meaning that there are at least two people who lost a race to a cat

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Feel like gas prices are making a dent in your budget? Imagine how Ray Crockett felt when he received a bill for nearly $85,000 after filling his gas tank. Nashville’s News Channel 5 reports that Crockett charged about $30 in gas from a local stat

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Terrence Aym

When the pacu cannot find its normal food—nuts, snails, and vegetation indigenous to the Amazon—it becomes a meat eater. In Papua New Guinea it's called the 'ball-cutter fish' because it attacks male swimmers and fishermen and savagely bites off t

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Bemused curiosity is turning into worry and aggravation for families in a small Wisconsin town longing for peace and quiet after three nights of mysterious booming noises that have sent some residents into the streets

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