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San Francisco stations banish 'Royals' song ahead of World Series

- At least two Northern California radio stations have pledged not to play New Zealand artist Lorde's song "Royals," in solidarity with the San Francisco Giants during their World Series matchup with the Kansas City Royals.

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New York makes yogurt official state snack

NEW YORK - Yogurt became New York's official state snack on Wednesday, joining the likes of popcorn and salty boiled peanuts among popular foods honored by U.S. states.

U.S. 15 Oct 2014

Remorseful robber waits for police after Washington state heist

SEATTLE - A suspected robber with a guilty conscience walked out of a Washington state bank with stolen cash on Tuesday then waited outside the building for police to arrest him, police said.

14 Oct 2014

One-ton California pumpkin weighs in as heaviest ever in North America

- A one-ton pumpkin grown in Northern California has been declared the heaviest ever cultivated in North America, and an organization is arranging to fly the giant gourd to New York where it will be featured in a botanical garden.

14 Oct 2014

New Florida million-dollar home has nice view, but built on wrong lot

ORLANDO Fla. - A Florida builder is trying to figure out what to do after constructing a million-dollar, ocean-view home in Florida on the wrong lot, authorities said.

14 Oct 2014

Gun-slinging patrolwoman chases off polar bear from Alaska home

- A gun-slinging Alaska wildlife manager chased off a massive polar bear that broke into an 81-year-old's house in a remote community to feast on a drum of seal oil, the Alaska Dispatch News reported.

14 Oct 2014