Oddly Enough

Thousands raised to buy car for Pennsylvania sniper's lookalike

EAST STROUDSBURG Pa. - Jim Tully's hours-long walks to and from work in the Pocono Mountains, where he has been repeatedly stopped by police in a case of mistaken identity in the manhunt for a Pennsylvania cop killer, may be coming to an end.

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California woman gets stuck in chimney trying to sneak into home

LOS ANGELES - A California woman who tried to sneak into a house through the chimney got stuck and had to be rescued by firefighters, who used dish soap to help extricate the soot-covered intruder, authorities said on Monday.

U.S., 20 Oct 2014

Washington teacher told not to use disciplinary 'Wheel of Misfortune'

SEATTLE - A Washington state high school teacher has been warned not to have students spin a disciplinary "Wheel of Misfortune" to assign punishments for misbehavior that included being pelted with rubber balls by fellow students, school officials said.

17 Oct 2014

Australian returns home from holiday with spider in stomach

SYDNEY - An Australian man had a spider removed from his stomach after it burrowed its way into his body and survived for three days before being removed.

16 Oct 2014

New York makes yogurt official state snack

NEW YORK - Yogurt became New York's official state snack on Wednesday, joining the likes of popcorn and salty boiled peanuts among popular foods honored by U.S. states.

U.S. 15 Oct 2014

Remorseful robber waits for police after Washington state heist

SEATTLE - A suspected robber with a guilty conscience walked out of a Washington state bank with stolen cash on Tuesday then waited outside the building for police to arrest him, police said.

14 Oct 2014