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Winning toilet paper gowns offered to brides-in-need

NEW YORK A toilet paper wedding dress with 1,500 hand-cut butterflies made by a mother of two in her spare time won the $10,000 first prize in a quirky New York fashion competition on Thursday and a bride-in-need may have the chance to wear it down the aisle. | Video

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Cheesemaker kicks up a stink over vanishing prize-winning cheddar

LONDON A British cheesemaker has offered a 500 pound ($652) reward for the recovery of 40 kilograms of prize-winning cheddar stolen from an agricultural show in south-west England.

Jul 18 2017

Police helicopter crew recorded couple having sex, British court told

LONDON The crew of a police helicopter filmed people sunbathing in the nude, naturists at a campsite and even a couple having sex, a court in Britain was told on Tuesday, the BBC reported.

Jul 18 2017

River roll call as 'swan upping' gets under way on Britain's Thames

SHEPPERTON, England, Six old-fashioned skiffs interrupted the sleepy pace of life on a stretch of the river Thames on Monday as teams embarked on the annual "upping" - a combined census and health visit for swans. | Video

Environment Jul 17 2017

Slovenian comic's parody has Merkel dancing with 'zombie' refugees

LJUBLJANA A Slovenian comic who has attracted millions of online hits with extravagant musical parodies of such figures as Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump and the pope gives Angela Merkel the same satirical treatment in a clip released on Monday. | Video

Tech Jul 03 2017

Baboon causes power cut in Zambian tourist town

LUSAKA A baboon plunged a Zambian tourist town into darkness on Sunday after tampering with equipment at a hydro-electric power station, the state electricity company said on Monday.

Environment Jul 17 2017