Runaway 7-year-old takes train to airport, boards plane with no ticket

GENEVA (Reuters) – A seven-year-old girl who ran away from her parents managed to take a train to Geneva airport and board a plane despite having no ticket. Reuters: Oddly Enough  More...

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By admin On Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Macron’s dog Nemo caught peeing on presidential fireplace

PARIS (Reuters) – Even presidential pets show the occasional disdain for pomp and protocol. Reuters: Oddly Enough  More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Thousands of migrating pelicans get free lunch in Israel

ISRAEL (Reuters) – A visit from tens of thousands of migrating pelicans may be a gift for bird-watchers, but for Israeli fish farmers it can be costly. In response, Israeli authorities have taken to feeding More...

By admin On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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German zoo hopes to cure panda’s bad walking habit with sex

BERLIN (Reuters) – Zookeepers at Berlin’s main animal park are hoping to cure a young female panda’s habit of walking backwards by introducing her to one of life’s most precious pleasures: More...

By admin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Brazilian who led U.S. to $17 million under mattress pleads guilty

BOSTON (Reuters) – A Brazilian whose arrest led U.S. authorities to discover $ 17 million hidden under a mattress pleaded guilty on Thursday to charges that he tried to launder funds tied to one of the largest More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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New York police round up wandering cow in Brooklyn park

NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City police wrangled a cow on the loose in a Brooklyn park on Tuesday after the animal became a spectacle for tourists and New Yorkers alike when it was spotted roaming the streets More...

By admin On Saturday, October 14th, 2017
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Swiss flushing away millions in gold and silver every year

ZURICH (Reuters) – While London’s sewers can get clogged with fatbergs made up of grease and diapers, it seems Switzerland’s waste system is flecked with silver and gold. Reuters: Oddly Enough  More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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Pet deaths in Japan: dignified but dog-gone expensive

At Pet Rainbow Fiesta, a pet funeral expo, held in Tokyo on Monday, visitors were given a host of options on performing rites for dead pets, including cremation, constructing a household altar and making offerings More...

By admin On Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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Crayfish staff help Czech brewery keep its water as pure as can be

PROTIVIN, Czech Republic (Reuters) – Crayfish equipped with high-tech sensors have been drafted in by a Czech brewery in its quest to keep their water supply pure. Reuters: Oddly Enough  More...

By admin On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Exorcism excise: U.S. psychic pleads guilty to $3.5 million tax evasion

BOSTON (Reuters) – A self-proclaimed psychic who was paid $ 3.5 million by an elderly Massachusetts woman in exchange for claiming to cleanse her of demons pleaded guilty on Thursday to trying to avoid paying More...