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Loose police horse briefly on patrol in downtown Cleveland

The horse stayed on the street during his escape but didn't stop at red lights.

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Dallas woman accused in illegal butt injections surrenders

Dallas police say a woman accused of providing illegal buttocks injections has surrendered to authorities.

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Balki’s bills: ‘Perfect Strangers’ star owes $280K in taxes, mortgage payments

Bank officials say actor Bronson Pinchot hasn't been heard from in over a year.

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Thief uses his own credit card to jimmy door, leaves it behind

A Pennsylvania man left behind an important clue when he broke into a friend's garage — a credit card with his name on it.

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Elephants save the day

Authorities responding to a tractor-trailer stuck on the muddy shoulder of a highway were astounded to see what was keeping it from overturning: elephants.

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Man arrested in courthouse for missing jury duty 11 times

A man who skipped out on jury duty 11 times in two years will finally face a judge.

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Authorities seek remedy for naked North Carolina neighbor

Authorities say a Charlotte man stands at his front door naked and they don't know if there's anything they can do about it.

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Prostitute propositions the wrong guy

Authorities in Hillside, Illinois, say a young woman offered the police chief sex for $20.

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Utah baseball game is a real stinger

It was like something out of a Hitchcock movie.

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If you’re breaking into a house, don’t pocket dial the police

Authorities in Minnesota say three would-be robbers picked the wrong time to pocket-dial 911.

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Burger King cologne … because why wouldn’t you want to smell like a Whopper?

The flame grilled fragrance goes on sale next month.

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Luck runs out with St. Pat’s runaway keg

A teen was busted after a runaway beer keg caught the attention of police.

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Championship reveals the real big cheese

The largest cheese, butter, and yogurt competition in the nation is underway in Milwaukee.

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Turkeys trigger mayhem

A flock of wild turkeys crossing the road stopped traffic and triggered a crash.

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Say what? Social Security data says 6.5M reach age 112

Americans are getting older, but not this old.

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Bowling is a blast – literally

A bowler in the Ukraine injured two people when he threw a grenade instead of ball.

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Bride leaves man at the aisle for failing simple math problem

The key to a happy marriage apparently involves math.

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‘Breaking Bad’ fans: Put down the pizza!

Fans are imitating a stunt from the hit AMC show, leaving a mess behind.

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Man charged with assault after hurling ‘Jesus’ license plate at brother

Police say a man had to be treated by paramedics after being cut by a "Jesus" vanity license plate.

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Who takes $85,000 worth of cheese?

Thieves made off with a refrigerated tractor-trailer filled with shredded mozzarella cheese.

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Craig T. Nelson bringing ‘Coach’ back to TV

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Former Dallas Cowboys coach Jimmy Johnson, left, and actor Craig T. Nelson share a moment with Quincy the dog on the set of the television show "Coach", Feb. 10, 1995, in Universal City, Calif. Johnson will appear as himself in an episode in which Quincy ends up swallowing Johnson's Super Bowl ring.

Craig T. Nelson has signed on to revive his hit TV sitcom "Coach" for a new sequel series on NBC.

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Kentucky rolls Mountaineers in the Midwest Regional

Kentucky's Marcus Lee, right, blocks a shot by West Virginia's Jonathan Holton during the first half of a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional semifinals, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Cleveland.

Top-seed Kentucky advances after defeating West Virginia 78-39 rout of West Virginia in the Midwest Regional.

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Kate Upton, Lea Michelle to play best pals in new comedy

Kate Upton arrives at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Kate Upton and Lea Michele have teamed up for a new William H. Macy comedy called "The Layover."

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New York buildings collapse in possible gas blast

Firefighters battle a fire at the site of a residential apartment building collapse and fire in New York City's East Village neighborhood, March 26, 2015.

Four apartment buildings in New York City caught fire from an apparent gas explosion, causing 19 injuries.

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Oil price falls as Middle East supply fears ease

A general view shows oil tanks at the Bashneft-Ufimsky refinery plant (Bashneft - UNPZ) outside Ufa, Bashkortostan, January 29, 2015.

Oil prices fell more than $1 a barrel on Friday as worries receded over the Saudi Arabia-led air strikes in Yemen.