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Eight lives left; Utah cat revived after rescue from inside wall

SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah cat has used up one of its nine lives after it was discovered near death and trapped in a wall of an empty house that was listed for sale.

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1,000-pound alligator snared in Alabama hunt

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Alabama teenager sent home from school over dyed-red hair

- An Alabama teenager with dyed-red hair was sent home from school by her principal over concerns that her mane was too bright and distracting, the girl's mother said on Friday.

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Why did the chicken cross the road? Oregon cops don't know

PORTLAND Ore. - Ask police in Portland, Oregon, why the chicken crossed the road, and law enforcement has no idea either.

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'Ball of fury' cat traps California mother, daughter for hours: report

- A family cat turned into a "ball of fury" and trapped a California woman and her daughter in a bedroom for hours, forcing them to dial 911 so police could coax the feline from the house, local media said Thursday.

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Arizona math teacher arrives drunk to class and keeps drinking: police

PHOENIX - An Arizona math teacher arrived drunk at her high school and hit the bottle again in the classroom, where she yelled at her students before one of the pupils alerted administrators, authorities said on Thursday.

U.S. 14 Aug 2014