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Cars parked on thin ice get icy bath in Wisconsin

Call it the polar bear plunge for cars and trucks.

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Turkish army seizes parrots, budgies on Syria border

ISTANBUL The Turkish army has confiscated 700 parrots and 294 budgerigars on the border with Syria, it said on Friday, as its tighter security measures ensnare what was once a thriving trade in domesticated birds.

World, Syria, 05 Feb 2016

Watch the birdie! Photo booth snaps mugshot of thief in the act

CHICAGO If you are going to rob a photo booth, a mask might be a good idea.

04 Feb 2016

Video of Pomeranian doing Chinese lion dance goes virtual with three million hits

Optimus, a two-year-old Pomeranian in Thailand, has become an Internet hit after his owner posted a video on Facebook of the tiny dog doing a traditional Chinese lion dance ahead of the ┬áLunar New Year. | Video

Tech, 03 Feb 2016

Italian court clears groping boss because of immature sense of humor

PALERMO, Italy An Italian man accused of groping female colleagues is not guilty of sexual harassment because he was driven by an immature sense of humor rather than a desire for sexual gratification, a court in Sicily ruled.

03 Feb 2016

U.S. groundhog Punxsutawney Phil predicts early spring

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. Punxsutawney Phil, the Pennsylvania groundhog renowned for his ability to forecast the onset of spring, did not see his shadow after emerging from his burrow on Tuesday morning, predicting an early spring. | Video

02 Feb 2016