Oddly Enough

Arby's fires Florida manager after police officer joke goes 'awry'

MIAMI - Arby's sandwich chain fired a South Florida restaurant manager and suspended a clerk after an unfortunate police joke led to a complaint against staff at a drive-thru.

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Fox News anchor sues Hasbro over toy hamster sharing her name

- An anchor for Fox News Channel has sued Hasbro Inc for more than $5 million over the company's sale of a plastic toy hamster that shares her name, and which she says resembles her.

Entertainment, 02 Sep 2015

London's car-melting skyscraper wins Carbuncle Cup

LONDON - A London skyscraper that made headlines for reflecting sunlight at an intensity that melted parts of a Jaguar car in the street below has been awarded the annual Carbuncle Cup that highlights perceived architectural horrors.

02 Sep 2015

Texas teen fatally shoots himself while taking selfie

AUSTIN, Texas - A 19-year-old Texas man who was posing with a gun for a social media selfie photo accidentally shot himself and died from the wounds, Houston police said on Wednesday.

U.S. 02 Sep 2015

First Dane goes into space -- to test bike gear

COPENHAGEN - Denmark will send its first man into space on Wednesday and in keeping with the country's love of all things cycling, one of his jobs will be to test new equipment on Danish-made exercise bikes at the International Space Station.

Science 01 Sep 2015

Bartender finds $20 bill, wins $1 million California lottery with it

- A Bay Area man who found a $20 bill on a street outside San Francisco International Airport used it to play the California lottery and won $1 million, a lottery spokesman said on Monday.

U.S., 31 Aug 2015