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Speeding grandma thanks Idaho trooper for ticket



Woman writes with hands and feet simultaneously

A Chinese woman writes Chinese characters, poems, and roman alphabets with her hands and feet at the same time. Roselle Chen reports.

India hires masked monkey men to combat macaque menace

India has hired a group of monkey impersonators to scare the real marauding animals away from parliament and other key buildings in the nation's...

New doggie gym offers Fido a chance for fitness

If your pup is bored with the dog park, doggie daycare or canine spa - now there's a new option for your favorite pooch - a doggie gym. Jennifer Davis...

Zombies haunt runners in Moscow park

Muscovites are hunted by the living dead in Sokolniki park during an unusual sporting event. Elly Park reports.

McDonald's Japan unveils 'tofu nuggets' after China meat scandal

McDonald's restaurants in Japan are turning to time‑honoured Asian soul food - tofu - as the...

Giant anteaters kill two hunters in Brazil

Giant anteaters in Brazil have killed two hunters in separate incidents, raising concerns about the animals' loss of habitat and the growing risk of...

Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) — Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Authorities say the...

Prize-winning goat disappears from Colorado fair

Police in Greeley, Colorado, are investigating who's got the goat — a grand champion animal that vanished this week from a county fair. The...

Island near Buffalo overrun by hundreds of cats

A small island near Buffalo has a big cat problem thanks to people who have abandoned felines there over the years. WIVB‑TV reports...