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Mother-in-law's tombstone topples on Pennsylvania man, killing him

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A Pennsylvania man was helping decorate his mother-in-law’s tombstone on Monday ahead of the Easter holiday when it suddenly toppled over, pinning him underneath and killing him, a cemetery caretaker said.

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Missing in Missouri: two Bactrian camels

- The hunt is on for two missing Bactrian camels apparently taken from a central Missouri farm along with a pair of steers, authorities said on Wednesday.

25 Mar 2015

Hospital beds, nurses and IV drips on India's fashion catwalk

NEW DELHI - Nine hospital beds in a row and imaginary patients hooked up to intravenous drips. Not the usual setting for a fashion catwalk.

25 Mar 2015

Washington goose poop prompts officials maybe to let the dogs out

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.

24 Mar 2015

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.

U.S., 23 Mar 2015

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