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South Korean gets plastic surgery ahead of robbery spree: police

SEOUL - Police in South Korea say a man who was jailed for theft a decade ago had plastic surgery to obscure his identity and embark on a nine-month robbery spree beginning last April that netted cash and goods worth more than $479,000.

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WASHINGTON - The U.S. Park Service is weighing using dogs to drive off Canada geese that each foul the U.S. capital's National Mall with up to three pounds (1.4 kg) of droppings a day, the agency said on Tuesday.

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Lack of orange juice leads Louisiana man to shoot son in buttocks

- A Louisiana man was in custody on Monday after shooting his 18-year-old son in the buttocks during a fight about orange juice, police said.

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Maryland students accused of using Twitter to cheat on test

- Two Maryland high school students have been accused of using Twitter to cheat on Common Core state standardized tests, officials said on Monday.

U.S., 23 Mar 2015

British police hunt thieves who stole 38 pythons

LONDON - British police said on Monday they were hunting for thieves who broke into an apartment in northwest England and stole 38 Royal Python snakes.

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