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'Plastic' Halloween skulls found in Connecticut are human remains

MILFORD Conn. - A pair of Connecticut junk haulers was stunned to learn on Friday that two skulls picked up at the cluttered home of a deceased man on the day before Halloween were human remains, not made of plastic as they had thought.

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Man who vanished from Denver NFL game said he 'had his fill of football'

DENVER - A man who vanished during a National Football League game in Denver last week only to be found safe days later told police afterward that he had had his "fill of football" and had wanted to go somewhere warmer, authorities said on Wednesday.

U.S. 29 Oct 2014

Mouse hunt delays Norwegian flight to New York

OSLO - Norwegian Air Shuttle, already plagued by costly flight delays on its long-haul routes, was forced to delay a flight to New York by five hours on Tuesday because of a hunt for a mouse in the cockpit.

29 Oct 2014

Britain's 'Naked Rambler' loses legal battle to reveal all

STRASBOURG France - A British man who has spent a total of seven years in jail for going naked in public lost his legal battle to wear no clothes on Tuesday as Europe's human rights court told him he must respect the feelings of others.

28 Oct 2014

Florida man shoots 400-pound bear breaking into his house

ORLANDO Fla. - A Florida man shot and killed a 400-pound (180-kg) black bear after it broke into his house two nights in a row to get to a bag of dog food, a state wildlife officer said on Friday.

24 Oct 2014

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.

24 Oct 2014