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In this Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, photo provided by the Camden News, broken jars of spaghetti sauce litter a road near Camden, Ark. The crash marked the third time this month that edible goods were left on an Arkansas highway. A tanker spilled bourbon on Interstate 40 in eastern Arkansas on Aug. 2, and on Aug. 9 a truck split open on Interstate 30 in Little Rock, spilling frozen pizza. (Shantelle Laughlin/Camden News via AP)
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  • In this Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, photo provided by the Camden News, broken jars of spaghetti sauce litter a road near Camden, Ark. The crash marked the third time this month that edible goods were left on an Arkansas highway. A tanker spilled bourbon on Interstate 40 in eastern Arkansas on Aug. 2, and on Aug. 9 a truck split open on Interstate 30 in Little Rock, spilling frozen pizza. (Shantelle Laughlin/Camden News via AP) Odd News

    Bourbon, pizzas and now spaghetti sauce cover Arkansas roads

    CAMDEN, Ark. (AP) — It’s a smorgasbord on Arkansas highways, with the third food spill in as many weeks. A truck driver distracted by a GPS unit crashed near the intersection of U.S. 278 and Arkansas 24 at Camden early Monday and spilled a truckload of spaghetti sauce. On Aug. 2, a tank car filled […]
  • A quote attributed to William Shakespeare is seen on the base of a statue of the legendary queen of Troy on the campus of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. "To E, or not to E, that is the question," the school responded in a statement Tuesday when asked why Shakespeare's name is missing the last letter E in a quotation attributed to him. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel) Odd News

    To E or not to E _ USC didn’t in spelling Shakespeare’s name

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Visitors to the University of Southern California might well be muttering, “What fools these mortals be” as they stroll past a statue of the legendary queen of Troy and notice William Shakespeare’s name seemingly misspelled at its base. To USC officials, it’s much ado about nothing. “To E, or not to […]
  • This Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, frame from surveillance video provided by the FBI Pittsburgh Division shows a bank robber who wore an unkempt woman's wig to disguise himself at a Dollar Bank branch in Pittsburgh's South Side. Law enforcement officials are trying to find the robber who was carrying a blue bag and ran away with an unspecified amount of money. (FBI Pittsburgh Division and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police via AP) Odd News

    Pittsburgh police, FBI looking for wig-wearing bank robber

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police and FBI agents are trying to find a bank robber who wore an unkempt woman’s wig to disguise himself. Despite the suspect’s goofy appearance, authorities are concerned because the man also had a knife when he approached a teller at the Dollar Bank in the city’s South Side on Monday […]
  • This undated  picture provided by Polizeiinspektion Osnabrueck police shows an ecstasy pill. German police say they have seized thousands of ecstasy pills in the shape of President Donald Trump’s head, a haul  with an estimated street value of 39,000 euros ($45,900). Police in Osnabrueck, in northwestern Germany, say they found the drugs during a check Saturday evening on an Austrian-registered car on the A30 highway.  (Police Osnabrueck via AP) Odd News

    German police seize thousands of ‘Trump’ ecstasy tablets

    BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have seized thousands of tablets of the party drug ecstasy in the shape of Donald Trump’s head, a haul with an estimated street value of 39,000 euros ($45,900.) Police in Osnabrueck, in northwestern Germany, say they found the drugs while checking an Austrian-registered car on the A30 highway […]
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    Dubai arrests man for hiding 5.7M pills in sheep intestines

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A state-owned newspaper in Dubai is reporting a man has found himself in a legal mess after allegedly trying to smuggling 5.7 million amphetamine pills into the sheikhdom hidden inside sheep intestines. Al-Bayan newspaper reported in its Tuesday edition that the man appeared in court on charges he hid […]
  • This frame grab image from video provided by the Lee's Summit Police Department, in Lee's Summit, Mo., shows a man accused of stealing a TV while wearing a T-shirt with the phrase "I'm Broke Baby" on it. The Lee's Summit Police Department said on its Facebook post that he's suspected of stealing the large TV from a retailer. It doesn't say when the theft occurred. (Lee's Summit Police Department via AP) Odd News

    Police hunt suspected TV thief in ‘I’m Broke Baby’ T-shirt

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — Police in suburban Kansas City are on the hunt for a man accused of stealing a TV while wearing a T-shirt with the phrase “I’m Broke Baby” on it. The Lee’s Summit Police Department says on its Facebook page Monday that “yes, we realize his shirt is ironic!” A photo […]
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    Woman stuck in swimming pool turns to Facebook for help

    EPPING, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire woman who became stuck in a swimming pool after the ladder broke turned to Facebook to ask for help getting out. Sixty-one-year-old Leslie Kahn was swimming in her pool Aug. 11 when the ladder broke, leaving her stranded. She said she didn’t have the strength to pull herself. […]
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    Men say they’ve set record for traversing Boston’s subway

    REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Two Boston-area residents say they’ve set the world record for travelling to every stop on the city’s subway system in about 7 1/2 hours. The Boston Globe reports Dominic DiLuzio and Alex Cox accomplished the feat on Friday in 7 hours, 29 minutes and 46 seconds. The men hope to get […]
  • This photo provided by Yamhill County Sheriff's Office shows Yamhill County Sheriff Tim Svenson Posing for a photo as he honors the Avery family golden retriever, Kenyon, in McMinnville, Ore., Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Kenyon was honored for digging up $85,000 worth of black tar heroin in the family's backyard. (Yamhill County Sheriff's Office via AP) Odd News

    Golden retriever digs up heroin in Oregon backyard

    MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon family’s golden retriever has been honored by a sheriff for digging up $85,000 worth of black tar heroin in a family’s backyard. KATU-TV reported (http://bit.ly/2xb1MmW ) Friday that the owners of the 18-month-old dog named Kenyon thought he had dug up a time capsule in their backyard, so they […]
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    Big catch! Drunken woman allegedly bites fisherman’s line

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — It wasn’t exactly the catch a Florida man was hoping for while fishing in the Atlantic Ocean. Instead, deputies say a drunken 22-year-old woman cursed at him before swimming up to his fishing line, biting it and swimming away with the rigging. St. Johns County Sheriff’s officials tell local news […]