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Grocery worker charged with eating into deli profits

Authorities in eastern Ohio say a grocery store employee has been charged with felony theft for helping herself to deli ham for years. Read More

Connecticut restaurant owner fined over no dog pee sign

A sarcastic sign in the window of a Connecticut restaurant asking people not to let their dogs pee on the eatery’s outside flower pot has earned the owner a $250 fine. Read More

St. Louis apartment with kitchen-bathroom combo creates stir

A St. Louis man is the new tenant of a tiny apartment with a unique layout — the kitchen and bathroom are in the same place. Read More

Actors defend ‘Cosby Show’ regular’s second job at Trader Joe’s

Several fellow actors have come to the defense of a former regular on “The Cosby Show” after photos of him working a regular job at the grocery store showed up on news sites. Read More

Sprinting naked man leads Los Angeles police on lengthy pursuit

A naked man who sprinted with Los Angeles police officers running after him and a police helicopter overhead is in custody after a lengthy chase . Read More

California man arrested with 800 pounds of stolen lemons

Riverside County sheriff’s officials say 69-year-old Dionicio Fierros was arrested last week on suspicion of theft of agricultural products. Read More

Hungry goats delay Brooklyn subway

Two white goats with brown heads spent the morning trotting along the N train line in Brooklyn, making their way from the Fort Hamilton Parkway stop toward the 8th Avenue stop, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, which runs the subways. Read More

Animal crackers break out of their cages

Mondelez International says it has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum’s Animals crackers after relenting to pressure from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. Read More


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