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Hey, that's my cappuccino! Coyote captured outside lower Manhattan cafe

NEW YORK - Police captured a young, female coyote outside a cafe in a residential area of lower Manhattan on Saturday, the latest in a series of coyote sightings in New York City, where an increasing number of the predators are making their home.

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'Bully' New Zealand PM apologizes for pulling waitress's ponytail again and again

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