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This undated photo provided by Tamara Schmitz shows Clydesdale horse Budweiser with his friend, a Nigerian dwarf billy goat named Lancelot, near Santa Cruz, Calif. Budweiser was safely back in his pen Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016, in the Santa Cruz Mountains on California's Central Coast after five days on the lam. Owner Tamara Schmitz says Buddy was busted out Wednesday, Aug. 24, by Lancelot, who knows how to butt open the stable gate. (Tamara Schultz via AP)

With help from goat, wily Clydesdale goes on lam for 5 days

A dwarf billy goat gave new meaning to the word "scapegoat" when he busted out a surprisingly slippery Clydesdale that went on the lam in California for several days. The nearly 1-ton horse named Budweiser, who goes by "Buddy," was safely wrangled back into his pen Sunday in the Santa ...

Police: Driver playing 'Pokemon Go' hits parked cruiser

New Jersey police say a driver playing "Pokemon Go" on his cellphone crashed his SUV into a parked police cruiser. The crash happened at around 3:40 a.m. Saturday in Jersey City. Authorities say no one was in the cruiser at the time, and the 42-year-old SUV driver wasn't injured. But ...

Pokemon, just go: France doesn't want creatures in schools

Attention, legendary Pokemon creatures: You may soon be expelled from the schools of France. The education minister, Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, said Monday that the makers of the popular "Pokemon Go" smartphone game should stop beaming their most avidly hunted Pokemon figures into real-life schools. She has told a Paris news conference ...

In this image made available by the Norwegian  Environment Agency on Monday Aug. 29  2016,  shows some of the more than 300 wild reindeer that  were killed by lighting in Hardangervidda, central Norway on Friday Aug. 26, 2016  in what wildlife officials say was a highly unusual massacre by nature. (Havard Kjotvedt /Norwegian  Environment Agency, NTB scanpix, via AP)

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie images showing a jumble of reindeer carcasses scattered across a small area on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. The agency says 323 animals were killed, including 70 calves, in the lightning ...

In this photo taken Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 Frank Dose for the first time rides his self made bicycle in Rade, Germany. With giant tires from an industrial fertilizer spreader and scrap steel, a Dose has built a bike weighing 940 kilograms (2,072 pound) that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world’s heaviest rideable bicycle. (Markus Scholz/dpa via AP)

Behemoth bike: German eyes world record for heavy pedaling

Using giant tires from an industrial fertilizer spreader and scrap steel, a German man has built a bicycle weighing 940 kilograms (2,072 pounds) that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world's heaviest rideable bike. Frank Dose's bike already outweighs the current Guinness World Record holder's 860-kilogram ...

Police sergeant who filmed himself taking pot is released

A New Mexico police sergeant accused of unwittingly recording himself on a lapel camera taking marijuana from his office and giving it to his girlfriend has been released from jail. KOB-TV in Albuquerque reported (http://bit.ly/2bYc94P) Saturday that Grants police Sgt. Roshern McKinney is out of jail. It wasn't immediately known ...

Woman admits crickets, worms spilling on subway was a stunt

A woman who caused chaos aboard a subway train by releasing a container of crickets and worms says it was all a prank. Zaida Pugh tells the New York Post (http://nyp.st/2bn2eUc ) she had the episode videotaped "to show what homeless people go through." The NYPD says it's still looking ...

Owner: Pig found after 6 weeks in 'pretty good' condition

The owner of a potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal says the pig is in "pretty good" condition after being missing for six weeks. Owner Katie Manni says she got a call saying Charlotte was spotted at a construction site near Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, 5 miles from home. When ...

In this May 30, 2016 photo, Gregory Beckman and his son, Marcus, visit the grave site of their relative Augustus Beckmann at Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery on Memorial Day weekend. The name and information on the stone is incorrect. Due to Beckman's efforts in tracking down his family history and noting that the stone is wrong, a national cemetery association will fix it. (Ted Decker/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)

Headstone of Civil War soldier to be fixed after 154 years

Some mistakes are never too late to fix. A Civil War soldier misidentified when he was buried at an Ohio cemetery more than 150 years ago is to get a new headstone. Confederate soldier Augustus Beckmann was fatally wounded in the Battle of Shiloh on April 7, 1862. But he ...

In this picture taken Tuesday, June 21, 2016, Dion Leonard of Australia is followed by the stray dog named "Gobi" during the Stage 3 of the Gobi March 2016 in the Gobi Desert, China. An ultra-marathon runner has been reunited with the stray dog that accompanied him through part of a grueling desert race in China and then went missing. (Onni Cao/ 4 Deserts Race Series via AP)

Ultra-marathon runner reunited with missing stray dog

An ultra-marathon runner has been reunited with the stray dog that accompanied him through part of a grueling desert race in China and then went missing. Dion Leonard says the stray befriended him as he took part in the 250-kilometer (155-mile) Gobi March race, part of the 4 Deserts race ...

UK broadcaster shuts down for hour, asks viewers to exercise

One of Britain's leading broadcasters has blacked out its programs for an hour in hopes of spurring viewers to get some exercise. ITV shut down broadcasts on several of its channels Saturday morning as part of its effort to entice UK citizens to sports clubs, which are being opened for ...

In this Aug. 26, 2016 photo in Salem, Ore., Billy Jean Clay, left and Roxanne Hunt, of Silverton, Ore., look at marijuana plants at the Oregon State Fair during the first day of an exhibit of living pot plants. Oregon voters legalized recreational marijuana in late 2014 and the state is the first in the nation to allow live marijuana plants at the state fair. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)

Oregon fair generates buzz with 1st legal pot display in US

Living marijuana plants went on display Friday at the Oregon State Fair, with organizers saying it's the first state fair in the nation to allow cannabis for public viewing. The state voted to legalize recreational marijuana in late 2014. Here are a few things to know about legal pot in ...

ADDS DATELINE - This 2016 photo provided by Jessica M. Subich shows Katie Manni of Aliquippa, Pa., holding her Vietnamese potbellied pig named Charlotte in the parking lot of a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant in New Stanton, Pa. Katie Manni and her fiance Edward Perry are offering a $500 reward for the safe return of their missing Vietnamese potbellied pig named Charlotte, last seen July 11, 2016, who also served as a therapy animal at Beaver Elder Care & Rehab Center in Aliquippa, Pa. (Jessica M. Subich via AP)

Owner: Missing potbellied therapy pig is found, now home

A missing potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal has been returned to its Pennsylvania owners. Owner Katie Manni says Charlotte the pig has been found and was back home Friday. She hasn't provided any other details. The Vietnamese potbellied pig had last been seen July 11. Charlotte served ...

Oldest floating US post office scrapes rock, runs aground

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night could stop a U.S. mail boat — and then it ran aground in New Hampshire. The U.S. Mail Boat Sophie C. is the oldest floating post office in the United States. Officials say it ran aground Friday in Lake Winnipesaukee. ...

Man strips, drives pickup into Southwest plane in Nebraska

Authorities say a man wearing only boxer shorts stole a pickup and drove it into a Southwest Airlines plane at an airport in Omaha, Nebraska, causing minor injuries to three people on board. Eppley Airfield Police Chief Tim Conahan says an officer spotted the man outside the terminal Thursday evening, ...

Spieth has no chance against Spelling Bee co-champion

Jordan Spieth was no match for the National Spelling Bee co-champion — with spelling and, ultimately, with putting. Jairam Hathwar revealed after sharing the Spelling Bee title in May that he loved golf and that Spieth was his favorite player. Spieth invited the 13-year-old to The Barclays this week at ...

Dwayne Reed poses for a portrait at Stenson Elementary School in Skokie, Ill., Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. Reed, who starts his first year as a student teacher this fall semester, wrote a rap welcoming his fourth graders to school. His three-minute video was posted on YouTube this week and by Thursday morning had more than 363,000 views. (AP Photo/Tae-Gyun Kim)

Welcome to the fourth grade: Teacher's rap targets students

A new teacher who made a music video to welcome his students has become a bit of a star with his fourth-graders. Dwayne Reed's video was posted on YouTube this week and has already been viewed more than a half-million times and earned him an appearance on ABC's "Good Morning ...

Florida man survives lightning strike, spider, snake bites

Kyle Cook can't decide whether he's really unlucky or incredibly fortunate. Over the past four years, the 31-year-old Florida man has survived a lightning strike, a bite by a venomous spider and — most recently — an attack by a rattlesnake in his backyard in Lakeland, southwest of Orlando. "I ...

Woman jostled on NYC subway loses grip on crickets and worms

New York City subway riders are likely to get bugged over a lot of things — but a recent incident was one for the books. The New York Post ( http://nyp.st/2c1fvpK ) says a woman trying to sell crickets and worms lost her grip on her odd cargo when she ...

Crafty! Beer-testing lab helps students learn chemistry

A Maine professor is hoping to brew interest in her chemistry class by keeping the topic on beer. University of Southern Maine professor Lucille Benedict tells the Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/2biPO5C ) it can be challenging to keep students engaged in chemistry, so she started using beer as a testing ...

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