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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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Australian plane makes emergency landing after elderly passenger seizes controls

SYDNEY - An Australian pilot made an emergency landing after wresting back the controls of his light aircraft from an 82-year-old passenger who grabbed them midflight, the aircraft's charter company said.

26 Aug 2014

Young fan who dresses like Fidel Castro meets his idol

SAN ANTONIO DE LOS BANOS Cuba - All that's missing is the beard. | Video

26 Aug 2014

Tears of joy as Australian Doll Hospital restores childhood memories

SYDNEY - Making customers cry may not be most shopkeeper's goal, but at Sydney's 101-year-old Doll Hospital workers take tears as a sign of a job well done.

25 Aug 2014

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