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Man in wheelchair robs New York bank, gets away

NEW YORK - Police on Tuesday were searching for a man in a wheelchair who is suspected of robbing a New York bank and rolling out of the building with $1,200 cash to make a clean getaway.

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Cult of personality: Turkmen leader gets park tribute on birthday

ASHGABAT - Turkmenistan, which rights groups view as one of the most repressive countries in the world, celebrated President Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov's 58th birthday on Monday by opening a park in the capital Ashgabat bearing his name.

29 Jun 2015

Egg throwing contest claims centuries-old tradition

- "Caution!!!!!! Flying Eggs!" warns a sign on a field in the English village of Swaton, host last Sunday to the annual World Egg Throwing Championships. | Video

29 Jun 2015

Disney bans selfie sticks at theme parks over safety concerns

ORLANDO, Fla. - Walt Disney Co will ban selfie sticks starting next week at its theme parks around the world, the company said on Friday, joining a growing list of attractions that restrict the camera accessories for safety reasons.

Entertainment, 26 Jun 2015

Oregon men hospitalized, recovering after rare beaver attack

PORTLAND, Ore. - Two Oregon hikers who were assaulted by a beaver after they climbed onto its dam have been hospitalized for injuries incurred during the rare attack, law enforcement officials said on Friday.

U.S., 26 Jun 2015

Watch out for aggressive, big bird, Britons told

LONDON - Police in central England have warned locals to beware of a large, aggressive bird which has gone on the run saying it posed a "very real threat to the public".

25 Jun 2015