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Shaun the sheep, when shorn, may turn out to be world's woolliest

SYDNEY - Two Australian farmers say that they may have found the world’s woolliest sheep, whose estimated 25 kg (55 lb) coat, if confirmed, could shatter the world record currently held by neighboring New Zealand. | Video

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A Florida first: Crocodile attacks couple during late-night dip

MIAMI - A Miami man remained hospitalized in serious condition after a crocodile for the first time in Florida history attacked a pair of late-night swimmers near an upscale suburb, a wildlife official said on Monday.

Environment 25 Aug 2014

It's 'bone-appétit' for California pooches under new law

- California diners can now legally enjoy a meal on a restaurant patio with their dogs in tow, under a law signed Thursday by Governor Jerry Brown that eliminates health code regulations banning restaurant owners from allowing pooches on the premises.

U.S., 21 Aug 2014

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.

21 Aug 2014

Pimco NYC office tackles bed bug infestation, fumigates

NEW YORK - The New York offices of Pimco, the massive asset manager run by Bill Gross, are being fumigated this week because of a bed bug infestation.

20 Aug 2014

Dutch spend 461,000 euros to fence off king's Greek holiday home

AMSTERDAM - The Dutch government paid 461,000 euros ($615,000) to erect a fence around King Willem-Alexander's seaside villa in southern Greece, RTL News reported on Wednesday, drawing media criticism and demands for an explanation.

20 Aug 2014