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'Shaving Cats!!??' Virginia police probe seven pet abductions

Police and townsfolk in Waynesboro, Virginia, are trying to figure out why someone is abducting pet cats and returning them with hairless underbellies.

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Cockfighting in Cuba: clandestine venues, state arenas

CIEGO DE AVILA Cuban farmer Pascual Ferrel says his favorite fighting cock's prowess was "off the charts," so after it died of illness he had the black and red rooster preserved and displays it on his mantelpiece beside a television.

Cuba Apr 20 2017

You say Austria, I say Australia: Airbus trips up on tricky typo

SYDNEY Austria and Australia are 16,000 km (9,940 miles) and two keystrokes apart, as European aircraft manufacturer Airbus discovered to its chagrin this week.

Apr 20 2017

Loud sex sounds stall pro tennis match in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. The score of a televised professional tennis match in Florida was love-15 when the apparent sounds of a woman in the throes of lovemaking interrupted it Tuesday night.

U.S. Apr 19 2017

Images show North Koreans playing volleyball at nuclear test site

WASHINGTON U.S. experts who have been forecasting an imminent North Korean nuclear test said on Tuesday they were surprised when they viewed their latest satellite images of the country's nuclear test site and saw volleyball games under way.

World, North Korea, Apr 18 2017

Condom-clogged pipe provides police clue in cracking Texas brothel

AUSTIN, Texas Hundreds of condoms that clogged a city sewer pipe led police to raid a massage parlor in Texas and arrest two people for prostitution and other crimes, police documents released on Tuesday showed.

Apr 11 2017

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