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Town of Reduction, population 60, up for sale in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. Got $1.5 million to spare? If so, tiny Reduction, a one-time company town built to house workers at a long-vanished garbage-processing plant in western Pennsylvania, could be yours for the asking.

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Patriots star Brady's missing Super Bowl jersey found in Mexico

The New England Patriots jersey that vanished after quarterback Tom Brady wore it in the team's fifth Super Bowl victory last month has been found in Mexico, officials said on Monday. | Video

Sports, Super Bowl Mar 20 2017

Thimble, wheelbarrow, boot kicked out of Monopoly board game

SEATTLE If you have ever wanted to rampage through a game of Monopoly like a dinosaur, you're in luck.

Entertainment, Mar 17 2017

Chinese firms offer pollution solutions with bottled air, hat filters, smog socks

BEIJING Even as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledges to ensure that blue skies never become a luxury, a state-backed firm is doing brisk business selling 48 yuan ($6.95) cans of fresh air bottled in a forest in western China.

Environment Mar 17 2017

Sierra Leone pastor discovers 706-carat diamond

FREETOWN A Christian pastor has found one of the world's largest uncut diamonds - weighing 706 carats -- in Sierra Leone's eastern Kono region.

Mar 16 2017

Jack Russell Olly gains viral status after going off course at Crufts

LONDON Forget the top "Best in Show" prize, Olly the Jack Russell has gained his own celebrity status at Britain's Crufts dogs show after enthusiastically going off course and even falling flat on his face during the agility round of last week's competition. | Video

Mar 16 2017

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